There is such a great vibe around the Opera House, it doesn’t get too busy and it isn’t hard to find a nice spot to watch the world go by. I was walking by when a member of staff stopped me. ‘You can’t miss the light show! It starts in seven minutes.’ I was told […]
One thing I still need to remember is to use Sydney’s Opal Card correctly. Using it getting on and off public transport. Whether it be bus or train (ferry doesn’t count, the large ferry only requires use when boarding) if I don’t want to get into bother, I need to keep it in my hand. […]
I try to eat like a local everywhere I go. As I’m here for a year, I have plenty of time to do so and for that reason I like to eat like I would at home from time to time. This time, bangers and mash. Tasty and simple. What’s your comfort food?
I found this street whilst walking to Manly, the suburb that is connected to Sydney CBD via ferry. Imagine being in another country, telling people you live on Kangaroo Lane, Australia? I don’t know if they would believe you…
There really aren’t many better ferry journeys in the world. Manly is a suburb north of Sydney and can be reached by ferry in just 30 minutes. Yesterday I took the ferry from Manly- great for surfing and if you want a laid back vibe outside of the busy city- to Circular Quay. Here are […]
Helicopters control bush fires at Manly Dam, Sydney. I don’t often post videos to my blog as it takes precious battery/time however I felt this one deserved an upload. (Warning, weird accent ahead) What an amazing sight this was. It wasn’t a wild fire but back burning, controlled fires to help prevent […]
I took this photo from a distance on Market Street, central Sydney. The busker had a major facial disfigurement, I wanted to post about how I was inspired by his confidence and not just be another passer by taking a photo because he looked ‘strange’. I also wanted to preserve a little anonymity, not that […]