The beginning of our travels around Australia in October 2013. We spent a week in the state capital of Sydney, exploring the city and amazing beaches, including the iconic Bondi Beach!
Getting a picture by the lifeguard at Bondi Beach
Cycling the Bondi to Coogee coastal route
The ‘Sculpture by the Sea’ event took place while we were there
Admiring the sea view across to Bondi
Cycling past more scupltures
Stopping for a rest at Tamarara Beach
Watching the swimmers and surfers
Exploring the rock caves
Made it to Coogee Beach
Watching the lifeguards
A day sightseeing in the city – St Mary’s Cathedral
Overlooking Sydney Harbour
The spectacular Opera House
Sydney Harbour Bridge
A little seaside getaway to St Andrews in June 2013. We stopped off at a couple of other popular tourist spots on the way home.
Sightseeing in the historical Old Town – first stop, the ruins of St Andrews Cathedral
St Andrew’s Castle
Found a little man selling ice-cream on the beach!
St Andrews town in the distance
Who knew that horses liked ice-cream?!
Looking out across the Old Course watching the golfers
We stopped off in Crail on the way home
Fourth Rail Bridge in South Queensferry
Decided to stay for a drink
Forth Road Bridge behind us
We visited Paris for a few days in January 2013. Here are a few highlights of the trip!
View of the Trocadero from the Eiffel Tower
Overlooking Paris from the top of the Eiffel Tower
Posing outside the Louvre
Notre Dame Cathedral
A stroll around snow covered Luxembourg Gardens
Standing on the steps of the Sacre Coeur