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Sydney, Australia- by bus

This is the first of three posts from our two days in Sydney.

- By bus
- By boat- coming soon

- Opera House closeup and leaving- coming soon

Sydney by bus

First stop, the Domain Sydney- a nice park with the most photographed scenic in town, and maybe in the country

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Interesting factoid: L01 and L02 are STOL amphibious assault ships repurposed by the Australian Navy as helo ships. At least one is always in the harbor in case a Very Important Person in the government or visitor is in need of a helicopter because there are no helicopter landing areas on land in Sydney.


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Assorted Buildings, through a bus window

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St. Vincents Hospital


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Street scenes, still through a bus window
(please excuse any reflections or other oops')

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Under the bridge, looking the other direction

 

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Note to city planners: install more signs here; drivers are complaining they are running out of things to read while waiting for the light to change.

 

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New South Wales Art Museum, 'Maman' the spider.

 

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Art of another type

 

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Mad Monkey

 

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Tat and a trim at the same place

 

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Daddy's and...

 

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Mamma's...

 

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with Coca-Cola above it all and...

 

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down there represented.

 

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Even the street signs are polite in Sydney.


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No comment that wouldn't sound ridiculously immature.

 

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A family joke



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Scary
(no extra charge for the reflection of our bus)

 

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This way to the beach


(world famous) Bondi Beach

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A National Surfing Reserve is actually a thing?


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Ruth rescued Wilson from a difficult incident involving his thong speedo, a women's rugby team, and a gallon of marshmallow fluff he had.

 

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Travis Kelce's girlfriend was in town to do a series of concerts. The maker of Twisties, a popular Australian chip, united two "cultural icons"; thus, Twifties appeared in the sky over Sydney.


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Sydney, Australia
02/22/24

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