Posts Tagged ‘ Botanic Gardens Sydney ’

Sydney on the Cheap

Oct 2nd, 2009 | By

Like every city in the world, Sydney can be as expensive as you like or be seen on a budget. Assuming you are already in Sydney, all the things I am going to suggest will cost you nothing.

Let’s start with two iconic sites; the Harbour Bridge and the Opera House. If you want to climb to the top and be led across the bridge it will set you back over $A180 (say £90) but you can walk across it for nothing.



Been Anywhere this Sprummer?

Aug 25th, 2009 | By

We are used to the idea of four seasons and in the summer, summer holidays. But why 4? Why not more? Dr Tim Entwisle who is director of the Botanic Gardens in Sydney, Australia suggests more seasons arguing that the idea of 4 seasons doesn’t fit in with how the climate in Australia is. He suggests a two month spring, a four month summer, autumn and winter should each be of two months ,an early spring of two months which could be called Sprinter and
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