Jessie Street Gardens

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11 travelers at this place:

  • Day22


    April 27 in Australia ⋅ ⛅ 16 °C

    Spent the whole day in Sydney downtown. Using a bus tour to get to the spots we wanted to go in the first half of the day. After long we visited the Sea Life Sydney again with the kids. My favorite still remains the New England Aquarium in Boston. In the afternoon we seperated and everyone followed their personal interest. Woman went shopping, I walked the city and Marc chilled in the Hotel room 🤠.
    In the evening we met Norbert and Tammy for a Thai dinner in downtown. They relocated back to Sydney in 2017 after living in Zurich for 17 years. Interesting discussions about Sydney. It changed so much over the last decades! It became really big and it got spoiled by Asian tourists and immigrants. The harbor bridge and the Opera house are atill the same. That is about it! But it‘s still a nice city with many places to go.
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  • Day126

    Brisbane to Sydney Part I

    August 23, 2015 in Australia ⋅ ⛅ 63 °F

    Yesterday's hike took more out of us than we'd realised. A deep ache resonated through our bodies and we felt as stable as Bambi walking along Queen Street. The smell of toast and eggs drifted out of trendy eateries where Adidas sporting hipsters breakfasted. The relaxed chatter of the weekend crowd cut out by the roar of motorcycle throttle thundering in from a nearby street.

    We came to a halt in the gardens of the city's, turn of the 20th century, treasury and registrar buildings. From the vantage point of a wooden bench and under the snooty gaze of a bronzed Queen Victoria we soaked in the final hours of pleasant Brisbane before our final bus down to Sydney.

    The heavy crunch of metal drew our attention to a minor traffic accident at the opposite end of the park. With no apparent emergency we remained seated and watched the inaudible drama of witness and insurance details being exchanged and speculated where the man in a tuxedo might have been going and what kind of day the family might have planned.

    Back at the hostel, rest and food brought us back to life and quickly we were saying goodbye to the friendly hostel owners with their doe eyed long haired German Shepherd and heading out of the city on our bus. The sun set fire to the sky before leaving a lilac vapour as it descended below the trees flickering past the window...
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  • Day272

    Vivid Sydney

    June 10, 2017 in Australia ⋅ ⛅ 14 °C

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