Leaving jobs, our apartment and Sydney November 17th 2009 That's it, we've left Sydney! Well, not quite. But nearly. We have quit our jobs after three months of hard toil, left our tiny little apartment and packed our bags for the outback, beaches, spiders and snakes, big rocks, fine sand and general awesomeness of Australia outside of Sydney. But we only got as far as the YHA hostel next to Central Station. Rats.
Last Friday both Amy and I left our j ... 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