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A Little Touch of Japan In Australia’s Capital

A Little Touch of Japan In Australia’s Capital

It’s no surprise that many people are often under the impression that Sydney is Australia’s capital city. It has a vibrant buzz that makes it the ultimate destination, from the iconic Sydney Opera House and Harbour Bridge to the famous Darling Harbor with great alfresco dining choices. Tourists also flock to Sydney to enjoy someContinue Reading

Favourite picnic spots in Sydney

Favourite picnic spots in Sydney

Many people who live in Sydney have come from near and far, lured by the lifestyle, the weather, the beaches, job opportunities, or an Australian partner. Others have no choice but to leave their home countries for reasons we can’t possibly imagine, and their harrowing journey ends here. Most of my friends in Sydney, like me,Continue Reading

Discovery Park

Discovery Park

Breathe deeply. The air smells like rain and wet earth and a hint of sea salt. It is cold and crisp – I imagine the sprawling river of passageways in my lungs filling with blue. A revitalizing, clean kind of blue. To the right of my narrow dirt path, thick fir trees and heather intersperseContinue Reading

Desperately seeking serenity

Desperately seeking serenity

City life is exhausting. As work hours rise, so too does the cost of living. Deadlines tighten, skin loosens, and it’s little wonder my daily source of serenity has become a fairly large glass of Pinot Noir. However, as I heartily down Central Otago’s fermented splendour, slowly pickling my insides, I look outwards to seeContinue Reading

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