Postcard from….the Sydney & Hunter Valley food & drink scene

Postcard from….the Sydney & Hunter Valley food & drink scene

When I look back over the hundreds of photographs I’ve taken over the past few weeks there are a lot focused on the food and drink we’ve enjoyed. There are many of the sights and bucket-list experiences we’ve undertaken too but our enjoyment of shared food and drink...
Postcard from….Bondi Beach

Postcard from….Bondi Beach

Bondi Beach: living the Sydney dream Bondi Beach is Australia’s most famous beach and one of its most iconic attractions. Of the many Sydney beaches it’s probably the only one a yak herder from Mongolia would be able to name, as someone (not me) once said. It’s brash,...
Postcard from….Manly

Postcard from….Manly

Monday @ Manly A guy gets on our bus dressed in singlet, shorts, thongs, dreadlocks, shades, Beats headphones and carrying a full-sized surfboard. Where am I?California. Or maybe Bali. But the rest of the bus is full of Australians so probably Sydney then. We got on...
Postcard from….Sydney

Postcard from….Sydney

We’ve had a lovely time since we arrived in Sydney on Sunday. It’s been too hot, with Sunday’s searing 47 degree daytime heat in parts of the city and then a hot night we were tired on Monday. Then on Monday night we had thunderstorms almost every hour which...
Postcard from….Inle Lake, Myanmar

Postcard from….Inle Lake, Myanmar

A Thousand Years in 10 Days We have never witnessed poverty like we’re seeing across Myanmar. Ladies washing the family clothes and themselves whilst fully dressed in the river, cooking dinner over an open fire and relying on those huge bundles of clothes that arrive...
Postcard from….Thelwe airport departure lounge

Postcard from….Thelwe airport departure lounge

A thousand years in 10 days Over the last couple of days our very lovely Ngapali resort has been filling up with New Year guests, mainly, it seems, little round Koreans. No, not that little round Korean…wait, one of them is wearing funny round...