Out and About in Sydney–Part 1

Houses overlooking Bondi Beach

Share this…emailFacebookPinterestTwitterFrom fish market to Bondi Beach and Sydney’s diverse neighborhoods–we loved getting to know Sydney. We woke up to a rainy but warm morning, high 60s, and headed out to explore Sydney with our terrific guide, Suzanne. A Canadian-American married to an Australian who has lived all over the world, she was as interestingRead more

G’Day from Sydney

Sydney Opera House and ferry

Share this…emailFacebookPinterestTwitterG’day, mates, from Sydney! After months of planning, Don and I headed off to Australia and New Zealand October 8. The first leg of our journey–an hour flight from San Diego to Los Angeles–should have been the easiest and was anything but. (Warning: first world problems ahead!) Instead of getting to LA at 6:15Read more

La Cañada de la Virgen Archeological Site

Cañada de la Virgen–Main Pyramid

Only 20 miles away yet worlds apart from San Miguel de Allende, the Cañada de la Virgen archeological site is a marvel of pre-Hispanic culture. It demonstrates the architectural, technical, and astronomical excellence of the Toltecs who built and occupied the area between 540 and 1050 A.D.