Climbing the Sydney Harbour Bridge

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March 5, 2004: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney, Australia As fate and weather go hand in hand, Monday morning breaks clear, sunny and warm after a weekend of heavy constant rains. The numbers are in from the…

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A Soaking Wet Mardi Gras Night Parade in Sydney, Australia

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Classic #Followsummer at the Sydney Mardi Gras Parade (It was a WET one!)

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March 5, 2004: Sydney, Australia

Mardi Gras!

We wake to threatening skies.

Graham is having printer problems, so we go over to his place to try to resolve them for him (success!) and then, Eric having arrived, we head to a local café for bacon and eggs: we haven’t indulged since we left North America.

By the time we finish brunch, the skies are no longer threatening – they have opened, and the rain is streaming down. We console ourselves that the parade doesn’t start till 8 p.m., and so the rain will stop.

A Worthy Cause

In addition to sponsoring shopping sprees, the Bobby Goldsmith Foundation raises money for its HIV/AIDS work by selling reserved seats to the parade, which are at the very end of the parade route. We have bought these, not wanting to spend 3 hours jumping up and down to see over the heads of…

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Tripping to the Northern Beaches in Sydney, Australia

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March 2:  North Head and Manly in Sydney, Australia Graham has offered to take us up to the northern beaches today – an area that is very difficult to get to by public transit. We go…

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Cremorne Point: One of the Prettiest Harbourside Walks in Sydney, Australia

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Cremorne Point, Sydney, Australia The weather this morning breaks cloudy with blue sky patches. It is days like this where we have to decide how to spend the day—beach, art gallery or walking tour. John has…

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Up Close and Personal with the Sydney Harbour Bridge

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February 27, 2004: Sydney, Australia The day starts spectacularly beautiful with clear blue skies and bright sunshine. John decides to take the train north across the Sydney Harbour Bridge and walk back to the city to…

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Intense Body Surfing at Bondi Beach, Australia

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February 26, 2004: Bondi Beach, Australia A beautiful day for the beach – we head to Bondi. We assume that it will be packed – it is a gorgeous weekend day, and that will make it…

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Britain in Photos : An Early Spring

Britain in Photos : An Early Spring.

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