Articles Tagged 'Hotel'

Australia Day 2017: Mudgee

For the Australia Day weekend, we decided to take a trip to Mudgee for a few days. Mudgee is a large regional town in the central west of New South Wales, and it is a three-to-four-hour drive from Sydney. The main purpose of the trip, other than getting away for a few days, was wine [ read more ]

Pleasant Dawn on Sydney Harbour

Since my return to seascaping last week, I have been keen to head back out at dawn to shoot more seascapes. On the one hand, I failed; but on the other hand, I succeeded - at capturing a different kind of image at dawn. Having checked the weather and cloud situation the night before, I [ read more ]

Welcome to Kenya

Today we arrived in Kenya, a trip which has been in the making since last August. It was a long journey to get here, with two long flights and a ten-hour stop-over in Bangkok in between flights. We arrived in Nairobi early this morning, where our friend and safari leader (for the second time now) [ read more ]

Highlights of Jenolan Caves

In May we headed to Jenolan Caves for a few days as a getaway.  That was almost two months ago, but time has sure flown since then. We drove down to Jenolan on Thursday, and had two cave tours booked for the day. After arriving mid-morning, we soon headed to our tour of the Lucas Cave [ read more ]

A Getaway to Jenolan Caves

For the past few days, we have called this magnificent Edwardian hotel - Caves House- home; for we headed to Jenolan Caves, in the Blue Mountains, for a pre-Queen's Birthday long weekend getaway to reconnect with nature and give ourselves a much-needed break from the hustle and bustle of daily life in the big smoke [ read more ]

Africa: Day 6 - From Jo'burg to Cape Town

Our sixth day in Africa began a new chapter of what was a short but intense two-week journey. The day before, we had been in the African bushveld, surrounded by amazing wildlife, some of which we had never seen before. After the conclusion of that trip, we had flown back to civilisation, where the only [ read more ]