Next stop: Munich


Journey to Munich

Mozart, water dragons and kookaburras

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA — Who knew there were so many hiking trails in Sydney? Now that we’ve found them, all we want to do is hike.

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On The Rocks in Sydney

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA — We had an appointment to keep at The Rocks, where the European part of Sydney history started with the arrival of the First Fleet.

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Cruising to Manly

SYDNEY, AUSTRALIA – It’s not easy to get to know Sydney. We’d bought a city map, but it showed only the areas south of the Harbour Bridge, around Circular Quay and Darling Harbor.

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A Minnesota lake cabin in Sydney

BALLARAT, AUSTRALIA — This was our last night staying in a small town. We’ll be in Sydney and then Bangkok before we settle in Munich for good, in less than two weeks. Continue reading “A Minnesota lake cabin in Sydney”

Hiking in the Grampians

HALLS GAP, AUSTRALIA — As has become a habit recently, we took it easy in the morning and got out of our cottage at the last possible minute. Continue reading “Hiking in the Grampians”

Emus, koalas and kangaroos

WARRNAMBOOL, AUSTRALIA – We had started to wonder if we’d have to see Australia’s most iconic creatures at a zoo. But we didn’t.

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A sunny day on the Southern Ocean

WARRNAMBOOL, AUSTRALIA — We spent an afternoon along a beautiful bay today, and Torsten even lasted a whole hour on the beach.

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Playing tourist in the Twelve Apostles

APOLLO BAY, AUSTRALIA — We don’t much like stop-and-go driving, but that’s how you have to see the many sights strung along the famous Great Ocean Road.

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From city to Great Ocean Road

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA — We were not altogether happy to leave Melbourne and explore the Great Ocean Road. Continue reading “From city to Great Ocean Road”

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