Seven Things to do in Sydney, Australia

What do you think of when you imagine Sydney? The opera house may come to mind for some, Sydney Harbour Bridge might come to mind for others. You might also think of restaurants, pubs, street markets and some of the world’s most poisonous snakes and spiders. Thankfully, I did not see any snakes, but I…

Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens

The Royal Tasmanian Botanical Gardens, also referred to as RTBG, is located in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia and was a highlight of my time there. The Red Decker Sightseeing bus tour includes a stop at the gardens. This is the second oldest garden in Australia and dates to the early 1800s. The gardens include 35 acres…

Kangaroos!

My husband took many business trips to Australia over a fifteen year period before the opportunity finally arose for me to meet him there, and it was well worth the wait. The people are amazingly friendly and helpful, the country is varied with breathtaking beauty, and the animals are incredibly interesting! I fell in love…