I was lucky enough to spend two weeks in Sydney, and one week in the Blue Mountains.
The World Traveler had a few day trips for work commitments, but I wasn't able to join him (puddle jumpers), so I explored via ferry, hiked, ran. I loved everything about this place.
Sydney: I would move there in a minute, especially if we were able to live near the quay/Sydney Cove.
Our hotel was right under the bridge, giving us easy access to run across the Harbour Bridge every day, every day! There's a carnival just on the other side (you can't see it in this photo). I would then cross back, around the cove and past the Opera House, and along the Royal Botanical Gardens on the left side of this photo.
Then I think back to our time there, I remember flying bats, cruise boats, the quay filled with people, and the energy of the city. The outdoor markets on the weekend are divine, VERY talented artists and crafty folk.Read More