Sydney Daytrip: Sydney Harbour Bridge, Pylon Lookout, The Rocks and City Walk

View across Sydney Harbour Bridge from the Pylon Lookout

The gorgeous autumn sunshine shone brightly across Sydney Harbour.  The views from the Sydney Harbour Bridge walkway were of a city at play, both on the water and out and about to make the most of the beautiful weekend weather. After recently relocating back to Sydney we had been waiting for the right weekend to … Read more

Awesome Australian 2WD Road Trips: Tennant Creek to Alice Springs on the Stuart Highway

Ormiston Gorge, in the West McDonnell Ranges near Alice Springs, Northern Territory Australia

The Northern Territory road trip between Darwin and Uluru is regarded as an essential Australian outback experience.  A diverse range of experiences are available along the route, ranging from the awesome spectacle of Uluru, thermal hot springs and amazing National Parks. To make the most of the road trip you need to be prepared to … Read more

The London Eye and Giant Ferris Wheels of the World

The Singapore Flyer, a giant Ferris wheel in Singapore

The giant London Eye Ferris Wheel became an instantly recognisable icon of the London skyline when it opened in March 2000.  After the success of the London Eye over 20 other giant Ferris wheel projects have been initiated around the world, some which have been successful and many which never got further than a concept. … Read more

3 Breathtaking Bridge Climbs of the World

Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb, Australia

You can walk across bridges anywhere in the world.  But did you realise that there are only three places in the world where you can climb on the top of a bridge?  All three are ‘Down Under’ in Australia and New Zealand.  The standout option is the Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb, which is closely followed … Read more

Awesome Australian 2WD Road Trips: Rockhampton to Bowen

Diving on the Great Barrier Reef Australia

The coastal drive between Brisbane and Cairns is one of the most popular in Australia.  The combination of lovely beaches, beautiful islands, national parks, Australian history, Australian wildlife, the Great Barrier Reef and gourmet food experiences make the drive an attractive option for many visitors. Interestingly most of the best places to visit are within … Read more