Canada Bay

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  • Day66

    Sydney, Australia. Day 2.

    March 8 in Australia ⋅ ☁️ 68 °F

    After visiting ship's doctor in the morning and making sure Boris is ok to leave by himself, I decided to go to explore the city by myself.
    I took 9:00 AM shuttle to Darling Harbour and walked along the harbour to Barangaroo reserve.
    This area was of importance to Aboriginal Cadigal people as a hunting and fishing region. There are some indications that it was inhibiting over 6000 years. Now it is a beautiful park with terraces and beautiful view of the harbour.
    After that I walked to the Rock. It is old pedestrian shopping area with Street market and many restaurants.
    I was debating with myself to walk Sydney bridge as a pedestrian or to go over the bridge. I took an elevator to the bridge and then walked to the other side of the bridge, taking pictures of the Sydney harbor and Opera house. It is carries rail, vehicular, bicycle, and pedestrian traffic between the Sydney central district and North shore. It is a massive and about 0.5 km long. I had to cross it twice, to the North shore and then back to the center.
    After that I decided to visit Queen Victoria Building. The Queen Victoria Building (abbreviated as the QVB) is massive Victorian style building used as upscale marketplace (shops and restaurants). Beautiful exterior and interior.
    By that time I was already pretty tired and hungry and I still needed to get to the ship shuttle. Time to go back. Total steps walked today - 20,000.
    I was back on the ship by 2:30 PM.
    Next two days are sea days, so I hope Boris will have time to recover. His leg is still swollen and gets worse by the end of the day.. To see more pictures of this day, please use this link:
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  • Day22


    December 5, 2017 in Australia ⋅ ☁️ 18 °C

    Die letzten Tage werde ich jetzt mal zusammenfassen, weil da nicht allzu viel passiert ist.

    Wir hatten unseren ersten und zweiten Arbeitstag, bei dem wir das Training zum Hairdresser-Assistant bekommen haben. Jetzt sind wir praktisch selbstständig und können gebucht werden... was bis jetzt noch nicht passiert ist. 😂 Ich bleibe aber positiv!

    Sonntag waren wir dann auch mal shoppen🛍. Auch wenn man sich das als Backpacker eher nicht leisten kann... weswegen die Beute auch eher sehr gering ausgefallen ist ;)

    Heute haben wir Plätzchen gebacken, um ein bisschen in das Christmas-Feeling rein zu kommen... was echt schwierig ist, wenn tagsüber bei 20 Grad die Sonne scheint und man nur Palmen und den Strand um sich hat...😅
    Die Australier schaffen es trotzdem gut sich in Weihnachten reinzusteigern. (Siehe Foto🙈)

    Außerdem habe ich meine Traumstraße gefunden, in der ich mir gerne mein Haus bauen würde...😂🍔.
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  • Day13


    November 26, 2017 in Australia ⋅ ⛅ 28 °C

    Wir sind in unserer 5er Wohngemeinschaft angekommen!
    Ich bin mega überrascht, weil diese Wohnung wirklich der Wahnsinn ist!

    (Vor allem wenn man direkt aus einem Backpacker-Hostel kommt)

    Große Küche, eigener Kühlschrank, funktionierendes WLAN und einen riesen Balkon! Luxus für jeden Backpacker! 💫😉Read more

  • Day68


    March 8 in Australia ⋅ ☁️ 21 °C

    Some pics taken around Sydney.

  • Day60

    more work

    November 15, 2016 in Australia ⋅ ⛅ 21 °C

    Monday I went with mohamad to his shop and helpt him with some stuff. In the afternoon I went to a Boardgameshop and played carcassonne. That's a pretty cool game! Unfortunately I won the game.. In the evening I connected my laptop to his TV and watched deadpool. That's ofcourse way of life to watch movies! Haha.

    Tuesday I went together with mohamad to his shop with my own car and I replaced my oil filter and oil. So another thing finished @ my car. Now only finish the floor and maybe fix the air-conditioning. Probably the Compressor has to be replaced. In the afternoon I went to a dutch shop to get some licorice and other Dutch stuff. Afterwards I went to the post office to get my new Board game. Hopefully I can find some victims to play. I went back to the shop and waited for mohamad to finish and go home. After dinner I finished my floor in the car and I fixed my speaker. There was a cable loose and that was ofcourse in the most difficult part to reach! So I almost took my whole car apart, got the cables connected and put everything together. I'm so glad it's working now!.

    Wensday I build in a new radio and new speakers in the ute of mohamad. Afterwards I tried to recover some corrupted pictures from a phone, but unfortunately I couldn't fix them. In the evening I had mohamad's favorite food (picture). And watched a movie together with pepernoten! Yum yum.
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  • Day11


    November 25, 2017 in Australia ⋅ ⛅ 22 °C

    Die Küche ist mega, alles ist super sauber und wir haben auch einen großen Balkon 😍
    Ich persönlich freu mich am meisten über einen Schrank 😌

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