Tag Archives: New South Wales

Sydney: Tower Eye

31 December 2017 Sydney Tower Eye at 1,014 feet (309 meters) is the tallest structure in Sydney and the second tallest tower in the Southern Hemisphere. We, like many tourists, just had to go up and take a look. The … Continue reading

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Sydney: ANZAC Bridge

17 December 2017 – 3 January 2018 Not far from Sydney’s most famous bridge, Harbour Bridge, lies a more modern example of engineering. The Glebe Island Bridge was completed in 1995. The cable-stayed bridge spans Johnstons Bay west of Darling … Continue reading

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Sydney: Watson Bay

28 December 2017 Our first time on a Sydney Ferry was to Watson Bay on South Head Peninsula. We walked the trails from Watson Bay up the western coastline past Camp Cove Beach to Hornby Lighthouse on the northern tip … Continue reading

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Sydney: Bondi Beach

23 December 2017 On Saturday we visited the famed Bondi Beach. While there we walked the Coastal Walk from Bondi Beach to Tamarama Beach and back, did some shopping, and hit the beach. The place was packed. Bondi is a … Continue reading

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Sydney: Olympic Park

22 December 2017 Olympic Park is a suburb in western Sydney that was rehabilitated and re-constructed for the 2000 Summer Olympics. The facilities are impressive but we saw very few people. It felt like a modern day ghost town, especially … Continue reading

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Sydney: University of Sydney

21 December 2017 University of Sydney was Australia’s first public university and has international prestige. We enjoy visiting university campuses in our travels so this seemed like a natural stop. It was part of today’s long walking tour. The overall … Continue reading

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Sydney: Opera House and Harbour Bridge

17 – 25 December 2017 Pictures of the Opera House together with Harbour Bridge.  

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Sydney: Luna Park

19 December 2017 Luna Park is an amusement park at the base of Harbour Bridge on the North Sydney side. The creepy Luna Park Face is visible from Sydney Harbour and made us curious enough to cross the bridge and … Continue reading

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Sydney: Harbour Bridge

17 -24 December 2017 While the Sydney Opera House might be Australia’s most recognizable structure, it is hard to separate it from Harbour Bridge. They define the Harbour. A postcard view of Sydney’s skyline would be incomplete without either of … Continue reading

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Sydney: Opera House

17 – 24 December 2017 Australia’s most recognizable structure is the Sydney Opera House. Love it or hate it, its location at the Sydney Harbour entrance and its iconic shape is known worldwide. The stories of its design and construction are … Continue reading

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