Pacific & Down Under Photo Gallery

Images Around Sydney Australia

Photographic impressions from our travels…

Sydney Opera House at dusk

Ocean walk near Bondi Beach
Manley Beach
Luna Park
“The Rocks” area in downtown Sydney

Australians living in Sydney are really lucky people. This beautiful city surrounds one of the world’s largest natural harbors while the area encompasses a number of world class beaches, the Blue Mountains a short train ride away and a fantastic waterfront that goes on for mile after mile.

The Sydney Harbour Bridge
The Three Sisters in the Blue Mountains

Sydney features a fantastic public transportation system that is both inexpensive and fast. From downtown Sydney you can take ferries or rapid rail to a number of beach resorts or a one hour train ride carries you out for a day in the Blue Mountains.

Kusadasi, Turkey • A Port Of Call

Kusadasi is a beach resort town and a favorite cruise ship destination. It is only 12 miles from the port to the ancient city of Ephesus, one of the areas major attractions. Kusadasi is considered one of the most important destination cities in the Aegean because of its important historical sites that include Ephesus and […]

Ketchikan, Port of Call Alaska

By 1936 there were seven canneries working, producing almost two million cases of salmon a season. The need for lumber fostered the Ketchikan Spruce Mills built in 1903, which operated for over 70 years. The lumber industry collapsed when the Clinton administration moved to reduce timber cutting in Alaska by having the U.S. Forest service […]

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