Posts Tagged ‘ Manly ’

Making better use of waterways

Mar 9th, 2017 | By

Given the finite space on roads should river boat travel be encouraged as a way for commuting and for tourists to see more of our destinations without having to put up with the slow pace of road travel?

Sydney’s bonus for visitors

Jun 27th, 2014 | By

If you happen to be in Sydney next week, there is a potential travel bonus awaiting you. Travel on any of the famous harbour ferries during peak times and it will be absolutely free!

Hang 10 in Hawaii

Mar 14th, 2013 | By

The ancient Hawaiian kings practised it here and you can too: could there be any better place to learn surfing than the warm, tropical waters that legendary surfer Duke Kahanamoku called home? Aloha!

Ferrying around Manly

Sep 10th, 2011 | By

If you are in Australia and in Sydney, a great and inexpensive day away from the centre is to catch the ferry and spend a day in Manly

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.