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Last Day of Our Vacation

November 08, 2012 - When we started our river cruise on our one full day in Melbourne, it hadn't started raining yet. But soon it was rai...
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Moving on to Melbourne

November 08, 2012 - We landed in Melbourne in the afternoon and as soon as we got settled into our hotel, we walked to the river. We...
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Tour of the Sydney Opera House

November 07, 2012 - Linda and I each spent $25 for a tour of the Sydney Opera House. It was more than I remembered paying last year, but the...
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Writers Walk in Sydney

November 07, 2012 - A new discovery for me in Sydney along the Quai was Writers Walk. It's hard to believe I missed this when I was there la...
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One More Day in Sydney

November 07, 2012 - We spent our last morning of sightseeing in Sydney at the harbor (which they call the Quai as in "key") We also took a h...
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Bondi Beach

November 06, 2012 - After the lunch break at Darling Harbor, we got back on the bus with Ben and enjoyed more sightseeing. We stopped at one...
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Melbourne Cup Day in Sydney

November 06, 2012 - Our guide, Ben, dropped us off at Darling Harbor for a couple of hours - lunch on our own. We did find a great restauran...
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Moving on to Sydney, Australia

November 06, 2012 - The iconic Sydney opera house…. Our flight from Queenstown to Sydney was not until 1 pm, so we had a leisurely morning...
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Evening at the Farm

November 05, 2012 - It was dark by the time we boarded the Earnslaw for the cruise back to the QT waterfront after a wonderful evening. The...
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Earnslaw Vintage Steamship

November 05, 2012 - I've posted images of Lake Wakatipu in Queenstown before, but this post is about our cruise on the Earnslaw Vintage Stea...
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Arrowtown continued

November 04, 2012 - My favorite part of our visit to Arrowtown was our walk along the river (creek, stream?). It was just so pretty and plea...
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Arrowtown

November 04, 2012 - Arrowtown is a cute little enclave with enough history to attract tourists from Queenstown. Besides its history as a gol...
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Milford Sound - Incredible!

November 03, 2012 - Oh my, what gorgeous scenery! Linda and I were not looking forward to the four hour bus ride from Queenstown to Milford...
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Bus Ride to Milford Sound

November 03, 2012 - The four hour bus ride from our hotel in Queenstown to Milford Sound was far more enjoyable than we expected because the...
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View from the Top of Queenstown

November 02, 2012 - First there was a hill and stairs from downtown Queenstown. From there we took a gondola to the top of the mountain. At...
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Queenstown Waterfront

November 02, 2012 - The town and the waterfront are right next to each other. The Remarkables(snow covered mountains) and Lake Wakapitu make...
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Queenstown's City Centre

November 02, 2012 - Here are a few views of downtown, or the City Centre as they call it here. QT kind of reminds me of Jackson, Wyoming - s...
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Moving on to Queenstown

November 02, 2012 - It was just a 25 minute flight to Queenstown, and even the landing scenery was gorgeous. A path alongside Lake Wakapitu...
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Shoes and More Shoes

November 01, 2012 - Last time I posted a selection of men's shoes from one of the container shops in Christchurch. The women's shoes were no...
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Men's Shoes that Amazed Us

November 01, 2012 - My, oh my! Linda and I had so much fun in this store at the Container Mall in Christchurch. She was busy trying on shoes...
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More Going On at Container Mall

November 01, 2012 - My last post showed some of the shops that cover a few blocks of this prime real estate in Christchurch. The location is...
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Christchurch Container Mall

November 01, 2012 - After we left the museum, we wandered over to the Container Mall. It's one of the most creative solutions to destruction...
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