Travel

New Year’s Eve 2014 in Sydney

1st January 2015

Just a quick one to say HAPPY NEW YEAR!!!! I hope you all had a great evening celebrating wherever you are in the world. We couldn’t have asked for a better evening, watching the Sydney fireworks with friends 🙂 It was truly magical and a beautiful way to end our time here in Sydney. I […]

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Christmas 2014 Down Under

30th December 2014

This Christmas was very different to any I’ve enjoyed before but just as much fun if not more so! Being half way around the world at a time like Christmas, away from family and friends can be really hard. Luckily we’ve made friends with another couple from the UK who are in the same position […]

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Hunter Valley

Travel | Hunter Valley part II, Australia

9th December 2014

As promised here’s part two of our trip away last weekend to the Hunter Valley. We hired bikes from a local company who very kindly dropped them off at our villa for us and then picked them up the day after. I would highly recommend doing this if you ever stay in the Hunter Valley. […]

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Hunter Valley

Hunter Valley, NSW Australia

7th December 2014

Last weekend Stew and I joined our friends Alicia and Jonny on a little road trip to the Hunter Valley, north of Sydney. The Hunter Valley is a beautiful wine region containing some of the best vineyards in the whole of Australia. The scenery is just fantastic with rolling hills, acres of vines, farm yard […]

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Sydney Harbour Bridge Lookout

29th October 2014

When we climbed the Sydney Harbour bridge with my parents last month we were given free tickets to climb up one of the huge stone pylons supporting the bridge to a great lookout spot. Of course on our one day off it was overcast! Typical! In fact after climbing up lots of steps, reading all […]

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Travel | Night Noodle Markets, Sydney

26th October 2014

For the past couple of weeks Sydney’s Hyde Park has been home to the annual Night Noodle Markets. Stew and I popped along last Monday, and it was so good I went back a second time with friends on Thursday!  The most unusual dish we tasted was the markets famous rice and ramen burgers. The […]

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Travel | Blue Mountains, New South Wales

14th October 2014

Last Monday was a public holiday here in Sydney so we met up with some friends and headed to the Blue Mountains a couple of hours out of the city. A 6.45am wake up call on a bank holiday isn’t the best feeling but after a 2 hour train journey it was well worth it. […]

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Travel | Taronga Zoo, Sydney

7th October 2014

On the last day that my parents were in Sydney we took a trip across the bay to Taronga Zoo. I went last year with Stew but unfortunately lost all of my photos so I was super excited to get to go again. It was a hot and sunny Sunday so it was packed! The […]

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