S: Vanessa and Toni's Visit to Australia
BC: DEPARTED | AUSTRALIA | 26 MAR 2010
FC: Vanessa and Toni's | Visit to Australia
1: AUSTRALIA | AUSTRALIA | ARRIVED 14 MAR 2010
2: Shopping in Melbourne
3: Walking around Melbourne's downtown district and enjoying its shops, expensive shoes, Queen Vic Market... and its many chocolatiers
5: Driving along the Great Ocean Road in Victoria, through a region known as the Surf Coast
7: Visiting Erskine Falls and the Koala Conservation Center
8: Exploring St. Patrick's Cathedral in Melbourne
9: Before, during, and after dinner at C'Est Bon restaurant in Port Melbourne, and more exploring in the city
11: Visiting Mt. Dandenong in Victoria and enjoying tea at Miss Marple's Tea Room
12: Out kangaroo hunting - we successfully spotted several on someone's land, which required some light trespassing...
13: Later in the trip, Toni and Vanessa explored wildlife at the Melbourne Zoo - their first experience riding the tram by themselves!
14: Visiting the Sydney Opera House, including an amazing view from the deck of the Sydney Harbour Bridge across Circular Quay
19: Exploring around Circular Quay in Sydney, including the main ferry terminal, the "Rocks" District (with the oldest bar in Australia) and drinks in front of the Opera House at sunset.
20: Exploring Sydney Harbor using the extensive ferry system
22: Enjoying the sights around beautiful Sydney harbor. St. Mary's Cathedral stands next to Hyde Park in the city-center.
24: Thanks for visiting us!! It meant the world to us, and we had an amazing time exploring 'Down Under' with you! Love, Anthony and Kristi