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Rainy day in Manly

Rainy day in Manly

It’s been quite cloudy this week and today when we stepped out of the house we noticed it had rained overnight (woah, stop the presses).

Tweenie Pom immediately said the air smelt different: “It smells like home, like Wimbledon,” he said happily. Little Pom agreed wholeheartedly. I sucked in a lungful of damp air and I too was reminded of home.

Now, for those who have read earlier blogs and may be wondering whether we have … Read more

Bridge approach

Before and since living in Sydney, we’ve often heard that getting around the city by car is difficult. Sydneysiders love to grumble about the traffic.

When we were considering where to live in Sydney, friends commented that if you live on the North Shore you have to be prepared for high taxi fares after a night out in the city – after all, taxis that travel from the city to Northern Beaches suburbs have to get across the … Read more