Tag: Australia Tour

Photo Flashback – Great Ocean Road

Photo Flashback – Great Ocean Road

We had only just started our round the world trip and were still recovering from the mental and physical damage inflicted by twenty four hours on a plane and the crossing of multiple time zones.  We had spent some time in Melbourne, and now wanted to get out of the city to take a trip […]

The Ghan Train: Adelaide to Alice Springs
By January 14, 2012 2 Comments Read More →

The Ghan Train: Adelaide to Alice Springs

As if one 24hour train journey wasn’t enough; a few days in Adelaide and we decide to get on another train and head up to Alice Springs and back within four days. So that is about 76 hours on a train journey in the space of a week. The Ghan runs once a week in low […]

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Australia: Coogee to Bondi Walk
By January 6, 2012 3 Comments Read More →

Australia: Coogee to Bondi Walk

We were fast running out of time in Sydney, but we knew that the walk from Coogee to Bondi walk was one that we were not going to miss. A Great Australian Hangover Cure, Coogee to Bondi walk After a heavy night it was an early start and short bus ride from Newtown to Coogee.  The […]

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Australia: Sydney Opera House and Bridge
By January 5, 2012 0 Comments Read More →

Australia: Sydney Opera House and Bridge

There are some who believe that architecture isn’t important, that it is merely a straightforward academic function to design a building that serves the purpose of the activities that are going into it, across it or under it. Those people are fools and the two icons that stand proudly facing each other across Sydney Harbour […]

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Australia: New Years Eve Sydney
By January 1, 2012 2 Comments Read More →

Australia: New Years Eve Sydney

Am I still dreaming or did we really just spend  Sydney New Years Eve together watching the fireworks from what has to be the best free NYE vantage point in Sydney?  No I’m not, we have the pictures and videos to prove it (you do stop taking pictures etc as you become entranced by the display).  As […]

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