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    Weekend in Peak District, England

    One of the reasons we moved to London was that it enabled us to travel to nearby European cities on weekends instead of taking a massive European holiday. We have been truly inspired by…

    August 27, 2018
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    New Zealand – Routeburn Track

      Tips: Book the huts early on DOC website Bring Earplugs for a good nights sleep Day 1 We had booked to complete the Routeburn Track the very next day after just completing the Milford…

    December 14, 2015
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    New Zealand – The Milford Track

      Tips: Book huts early to avoid disappointment (no camping sites are available) – DOC Website Bring strong insect repellent Make sure all gear is waterproof: Pants, bag and jacket Bring your own matches Boiled…

    December 13, 2015
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    Blue Gum Walk (Hornsby)

    We were amazed by this walk as we strolled through the suburb and straight into the bush with remarkable views and plenty of spots to have a rest. It is a 3 hour circuit…

    July 26, 2015
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    Bundeena wedding cake rock

    The weather held up nicely for this walk but the earth was still wet and muddy. Our hiking boots were put to good use. This is our second time in this track and the…

    July 19, 2015
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    Manly Wharf to Manly beach via North Head

    It was a nice sunny day for a hike. Lots of sunshine and lots of traffic. We began our walk from Manly Wharf and headed down Darley St towards North head. There was signage…

    June 29, 2015
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    Golden Staircase to Mt Solitary

    Day 1 We set out in the morning to Katoomba to tackle the Golden Staircase to Mt Solitary walk in two sections. Initially we parked at Scenic World but soon realised it was the…

    May 30, 2015