Category Archives: Australia

Koalas and kangaroos

My first experience with koalas and my second with kangaroos. They both seem so exotic to me. I would love to have my own pet koala! Advertisements

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Sydney Opera House and Harbor

The opera house is an impressive building, and it really is a focal point of the city. It rained most of the time we were there, but I got a few decent pictures. We also treated ourselves to seeing a … Continue reading

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Great Barrier Reef

I completed my open water scuba diving requirements 17 years ago on the island of Kauai, Hawaii. Since then I had completed 13 dives. (Puts me way behind the curve from most divers.) As a Minnesotan, diving is an expensive … Continue reading

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A day of firsts

Friday, 28 September 2018 was a day of firsts for me. First time in the Southern Hemisphere First time in Australia First time, in a very long time, on a new continent More blog posts are coming about my fantastic … Continue reading

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