When the name Bondi comes to mind you think hot sun, white sandy beach and half naked surfers.....? The beautiful beach of Bondi has many faces and yesterday we saw 2. We arrived in hot sun and strolled at the waters edge ( mindful of 🐡🦀🦐🦖🐳🐋🦑🐠) and watched the water sparkle in the sun Then… Continue reading Bondi cloudburst
It's been a couple of days since my last post, long wet day on Monday and long sunny day yesterday. On Monday we decided to be stoically British and walk to the maritime museum in the rain. Might as well have just jumped in a Circular Quay and swum round to Darling Harbour 😱..... despite… Continue reading Wet n Dry…….
At the Botanical gardens today we came across a fantastic Cactus garden with a huge range of plants....the plants had some 8 legged friends living among them and blimey spiders are big over here!
It's hard to get used to seeing Christmas trees and festive decorations around the place when is hot sun, blue sky's and 27' The beautiful tree is outside the Customs house at Circular Quay, its very strange watching people in shorts and t-shirts saunter past it, with fake snow in shop windows and Father Christmas… Continue reading Walking in a winter wonderland…..or not when its 27’
Sydney catches they eye in so many ways ....here are a few
We were at Darling Harbour and to be honest I was very suprised not to see a line of animals and an Ark tied up on one of the jettys! The rain was of biblical proportions and it went from nothing to deluge in around 20 seconds...none of this English fine rain....just full on your… Continue reading So today it rained…..
It's 21:45 here in Sydney and I've set an alarm to wake us at 02:45! Pearl Harbour go on sale 2 months to the day 07:00 Hawaii time and so we have to wake up a daft o'clock to book tickets😳...but for now Garlic Bread and cold beer Mmmmm We finally got in our room… Continue reading That sinking feeling to have wake at 3am to book tickets….
The last few days have somehow rushed past in a blur of last minute preparation.and then suddenly we were on our way to Heathrow and the trip had begun, the packing and repacking of hand luggage was complete and the cases lined up in the hall since Sunday had the locks put on and if… Continue reading The last few days….