Posted: January 19, 2021 in Sydney Streets

Went back to Italy for the weekend.
Love Florence.

We decided to stay in France this weekend, and re-visited lovely Avignon.


Posted: January 4, 2021 in Sydney Streets

2021 has begun in the same fashion that 2020 ended… Sydney has entered a new lockdown for some, masks have become compulsory indoors, and travel is, for the time being, off.

Can’t see overseas travel returning this year at all.

So, with that in mind, we’re doing an internal NSW travel experience.

We’ll walk a street that has a connection to a past overseas holiday each week.

This week we revisited Reims. There’s been a few changes since we last visited 😉

Reims Street, Russell Lea.
Same same, but different
Coffee 🙂
Reims St, Russell Lea

Auburn – Duck River

Posted: January 1, 2021 in dogs, Walking

The council has done a pretty good job at creating a walk along the Duck River. Level, wide, good access. Will be better when the river continues to get cleaned up, but until then… really?… people fishing? Glad I’m not going to his place for a BBQ!

East Ryde

Posted: January 1, 2021 in Sydney Streets

There’s a creek in the bottom of every valley, and a lot of them have a path along them… it’s just a matter of finding that path 🙂
We walked along the track from Gannon Park
(sort of following Pidding Road) and then to Ryde Park along Buffalo Creek.

Hunters Hill in spring and the Jacarandas are out. Just beautiful.

Meadowbank TAFE

Posted: January 1, 2021 in dogs, Sydney
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Meadowbank TAFE’s main entrance is on Blaxland Road near Top Ryde Shopping Centre, but the property extends all the way down the hill. Entering from that bottom gate reveals a great place for a walk through the various TAFE areas.

Huskisson to Valentia

Posted: November 30, 2020 in dogs, Walking


We walked the beachside path (no off leash) from Huskisson to Valentia and back.

4km level path. Lovely 🙂

Forsyth Park at Neutral Bay, in the shade of Nth Sydney CBD.

Off leash dogs allowed when there’s no sport being played.

Community garden, historic (never used) oil containers for the war effort, playground and a bush path to enjoy.

Love Sydney.


Posted: October 19, 2020 in Sydney Streets

Great waterfront path along the stretch of Hen and Chicken Bay.

And a swim in the off leash dog park at Battersea Park.