NZ South Island – Queenstown to Wanaka

After a long day of travel the previous day it was really nice to have a slow start to the morning. We stayed in bed, caught up on Jeopardy and slowly got ready for our first full day of our holiday. Once we were ready we headed off to the town centre of Queenstown. The […]

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SYDNEY FOOD ADVENTURE 2

We generally love living in the town we live in. When we get home after being away from it even for a night we breathe a sigh of contentment because it’s nice to get home. It is missing two of my greatest passions in life though. Those things are good food and musical theatre. Every […]

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Bruny Island

This morning we awoke with plans to board a car ferry to Bruny Island, but first we needed breakfast. We got ready for the day and walked a short distance to a very popular bakery in Hobart called Jackman & McRoss. There was no seating available and it looked like a long wait to get […]

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Hobart Day 2 Ft. afternoon trip to Port Arthur

We started this morning off waking up to some rain. We planned to go the Salamanca Market this morning. The market attracts lots of people to it’s 230 stalls and they run every Saturday at Salamanca. We waited for the rain to clear which didn’t take too long and headed just down the hill to […]

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To Hobart we go

Today we were heading to the capital city of Tasmania, Hobart. Out of the states and territory’s capital cities this would make it so that we’ve both visited the same five capitals. First, we needed breakfast though. We left our very comfortable Airbnb after a nice sleep and headed to the local bakery. We both […]

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From one Bay to another

This morning we woke up in at the Bay of Fires Bush Retreat. We had a pretty good sleep here because the bed was big and comfy. It rained pretty much all night but we slept soundly. By the morning the rain had stopped which we were glad for because of the day of activities […]

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Bay of fires…or Waters

We woke up on this rainy morning in the lovely log cabin at cradle mountain. We had a long drive ahead of us but before we did this we still had some unfinished business at cradle mountain. An early wake up allowed us to make it to our complimentary continental breakfast, which was okay but […]

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Cradle Mountain

Hi readers! It was a pretty rough sleep yet again because it was absolutely pissing down rain and the wind was extreme. This proved to be very loud in our little cottage. Today we drove to what we considered to be one of the most looked-forward to places on the trip – Cradle Mountain. We […]

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Cracking the Nut (in Stanley)

We woke up this morning after the startling events of last night and we had a pretty long drive ahead of us. We had always intended to go to a cafe called Inside Cafe for breakfast because their menu looked amazing but we didn’t really feel like eggs or a big sit down breakfast so […]

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Launceston Day 2

Yesterday we started off our day quite early because we again didn’t have a great sleep. We just miss our bed when we’re away from it but appreciate that we get to be on holiday. We always have breakfast because we think it’s an important way to start the day but we’re not super keen […]

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