Wulugul Walk - Sydney Harbour looking east to East Balmain

Escape Sydney’s Concrete Jungle on the Wulugul Walk!

If you are visiting Sydney and feel the need to escape the towering buildings and concrete jungle, then include this short stroll on your itinerary. It is sure to blast out the cobwebs with salty, sea air.

Introducing the Wulgul Walk…

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Seagull on the beach with waves rippling

Exploring the Sydney Coastline – Bondi to Manly Path – Stage 3

As the title says, this post describes the third section of the Bondi Beach to Manly route, this time from Rose Bay to Darling Point. As this stage was my third for the day, I actually cut it a bit short as after +25km, the ol’ legs were starting to protest.

Interested in more stunning views of Sydney and palatial homes?

Then read on…

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Electric VIvid signage on a boat - Sydney Australia

Lighting Up Sydney – Vivid 2019

Should I be embarrassed to admit that as a grown up, I still get excited by bright, colourful lights?

Well, I am not embarrassed AND I am among friends as over 2million people attend the Vivid Festival in Sydney, Australia every year.

At least this year I got to experience Vivid first hand rather than oohing and aahing at the TV (now that is embarrassing!).

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A picturesque view of boats on Rose Bay, Sydney

Exploring the Sydney Coastline – Bondi to Manly Path – Stage 2

As the title says, this post describes the second stage of the Bondi to Manly Coastal Path, this time from Watsons Bay to Rose Bay. Of the three stages I completed on a sparkling June day, this was my favourite.

For background on this 80km path and to start from the ‘beginning’ check out my post about Stage 1.

Here are my thoughts and comments on Stage 2.

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Sandstone cliffs along Sydney's coastlaine

Exploring the Sydney Coastline – Bondi to Manly Path – Stage 1

There is no better way to explore a city than on two feet. It gets even better when it is a sparkling Winter’s day and you have no time pressure to do anything other than stroll in the sunshine.

Welcome to the Bondi to Manly Walk.

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A jazz performance at Sydney Opera House

A Night at the Opera…House, Sydney

Those graceful white sails are instantly recognisable. They soar away from the city and out towards the harbour, floating above the home of quality Australian music and performance.

There was a happy buzz around Circular Quay as we strolled towards the Sydney Opera House. The young and groovy were just starting to come out to play and international visitors were surging to see the iconic scenery lit up at night.

Us? We were about to experience some world-class jazz.

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Sydney at its best!

They don’t call Sydney The Emerald City for nothing.

Perhaps the name should be changed to The Sapphire City, especially when stepping out on a walk from Potts Point to the Sydney Opera House on a sparkling Winter morning.

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