Category Archives: Holidays

Upcoming trip to Jakarta

We have a minor dilemma with our upcoming trip to Jakarta and it’s got nothing to do with the bombings at the Marriot and Ritz Carlton last week and the subsequent (and highly predictable) travel warning issued by the Australian … Continue reading

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Architecture

Architecture – Sydney Opera House Click for further architecture photos on this site

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Olympic Park

The final lot of photos from my trip to Sydney. A quick visit to the Sydney Olympic park. A collection of poles containing names of the voluneteers at the 2000 Olympics as well as other interesting pieces of information regarding … Continue reading

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Circular Quay

After we left Sydney tower we headed down to Circular Quay, it was starting to get dark which I think is the perfect time for some shots of the Iconic landmarks of Australia’s largest city. Sydney Harbour Bridge at dusk … Continue reading

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Sydney Tower

It’s a fair assumption that I took a lot of photographs while I was in Sydney. Here are some from the Sydney Tower at Centerpoint St Mary’s Cathedral Olympic Park Looking at buildings below ANZAC War Memorial A “New York” … Continue reading

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Chinese Gardens

Circular view Lily pond Some of the large Coi Berries Looking up towards the pagoda Pagoda Sunlight on pagoda Water Gardens Boat Shed Some time for quiet reflection Turtle on a rock Waterfall Chinese Dragons

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Indonesia – Afterthoughts

A little over a week later and terrorists bombed restaurants around some tourist areas saddened me beyond belief but has not shaken my love of that country. I fully intend to go back there one day. Two months after the … Continue reading

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Indonesia – Day three

14 September I got picked up a little earlier today, but most of the morning was lost by me trying to find a place to cash my AmEx travellers cheques. They are in Australian dollars, which turns out to be … Continue reading

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