New South Wales Australia

Blue Mountains Australia

Australia’s Blue Mountains

KATOOMBA, Australia — Australia’s Blue Mountains, with its famous landmark the Three Sisters, have long been a favoriate tourist destination and weekend getaway for Sydneysiders.

Sydney city skyline at dusk

Sydney Harbour at Night

SYDNEY, Australia — Sydney Harbour is a beautiful setting for Australia’s largest city, and at night it really sparkles.

Rugged coastline in Australia

Australia’s Rugged Coastline

TATHRA, Australia — The southern New South Wales coast includes some real gems. Driving along the coast up to Sydney early one morning, I was particularly struck by this rugged headland at Tathra.

Sydney Opera House at Dusk, Australia

Sydney Opera House, Australia

SYDNEY, Australia — The Sydney Opera House is the iconic architectural symbol of Australia, and cameras seem magnetically drawn to it.

Towamba River Valley, a Beautiful Spot in the Australian Outback

TOWAMBA, Australia — The Towamba Valley is nestled between state forests and national parks and yet still only half an hour to the stunning Sapphire Coast, at that. Adding to the charm is that it’s just not that easy to get to. And that’s just the way the locals like it.