"Sydney - where I grew up" Sydney by betska

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You can take the girl out of the city, but you can't take the city out of the girl..........

I'm a born-and-bred Sydney girl but must admit that although I love to visit, I am also very happy to go back home to Port Stephens.

Mind you, right now they are installing the very first set of traffic lights in Nelson Bay. Bugger.

No matter where I travel to, and how much fun I have had, it's always so wonderful to see this view when my trip is finished.

I know many will argue, but I think we are so lucky to live in the best place in the world - Australia

Pros and Cons
  • Pros:Plenty of things to see & do
  • Cons:Traffic seems to be getting worse
  • Last visit to Sydney: Aug 2009
  • Intro Updated Sep 1, 2009
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  • mavl's Profile Photo
    Nov 4, 2011 at 10:59 PM

    happy travels betts! keep in touch. see you in january!

  • lindyz's Profile Photo
    Mar 10, 2010 at 12:36 AM

    Hi there Betts, fantastic pics of flying into/out of Sydney. From the air it looks magnificent.

  • JennysTravels's Profile Photo
    Nov 12, 2009 at 4:41 AM

    Ciao Betty. I spent one year in Australia in '97. Your city pics bring back fond memories. Thanks for sharing.

  • MATIM's Profile Photo
    Sep 22, 2009 at 3:56 AM

    I see a lot of pictures of Hans behind his camera and I told him so to look at Australia with his own eyes :) Great meeting pics.

  • aussirose's Profile Photo
    Sep 1, 2009 at 5:40 AM

    Oh my goodness Betty!....Love it mate!!! :o) Oh I'm so jealous of you lot!! .... Can't wait!! :o) xx

  • LoriPori's Profile Photo
    Sep 1, 2009 at 4:30 AM

    Thanks for these great pics. Looks like you all are having a great time.

  • canuck68's Profile Photo
    Aug 31, 2009 at 6:36 PM

    Great pictures

  • pieter_jan_v's Profile Photo
    Aug 31, 2009 at 9:25 AM

    All white here. Hansi must have brought a lot of Canadian snow :) PJ

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