Australia - Sydney May 1st 2007 Sydney The first of May we arrived in Sydney after one night in a luxurous hotel in Auckland, paid by NZ air. The first day we spend walking around in the city, the harbour bridge and opera house. The second day we went by train to the Blue Mountains, nice to escape the big city (very busy especially after the pacific...). We did a track here and went up the mountain again by the steepest train . ... read more
Oceania » Australia » New South Wales » Sydney Aboriginal settlers arrived on the continent from Southeast Asia about 40,000 years before the first Europeans began exploration in the 17th century. No formal territorial claims were made until 1770, when Capt. James COOK took possession in the name... ... read more
We chose travelblog as our diary for our travels.
because we found many useful information from other travelers on this site.
we will use our blog for both purposes; informing our friends and family about our 6 months trip (feb - Aug) mostly written in Dutch and try to give some summary in english
We both did some traveling from interrailing through Europe and internships abroad (Peru/ US)
After some holidays we could not resist seeing more of this world and decided to take a half year off work.
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