Madison's Ward Avenue Hotel
Travel Blogs from Sydney
... and dates but was interesting to find out the history of Sydney and it was free. Sydney was beautiful by night as we went to the top of the contemporary art museum and stared in awe at the beautifully lit up opera house and harbour bridge. After the best cheese jacket potato I have ever eaten we headed back to the hostel, to our dismay cockcroachs had now made an appearence. We thought we have got to find somewhere else but unbeknown to us all hostels shut at 9 so we were ...
Who can believe that only a month ago we had our final meeting in preparation for #KHSeuro15. Well, the time is here and first task on arrival was roll call and our first #groupie before check-in. And so our 23 day trip across 5 countries commenced - two plane hops across the hemispheres ... 8hrs 30mins into Hong Kong ... and after a quick 3hr layover .. a 12hr ...
... because we know we are coming back we knew we didn't have to cram everything in. When we got back to the hostel we done our first washing and it wasn't without its mistakes........ I couldn't get the door opened to the washing machine so thought maybe you had to put the money in first, nope you didn't so I ended up locking the door and putting on an empty wash and wasting $4 lol We worked it out then and got our wash on successfully ...
... you have to pass through the Rocks, one of the oldest neighborhoods in Sydney. The streets are narrower and the buildings look more like those in Europe.
The climb up to the bridge was not as steep as I expected, and the sight from the walkway was beautiful. It was the perfect end to sightseeing day one. All that was left to do was have a beer before crashing for the evening.
... ache since arriving here and last night the crown on one of teeth broke away.....great. Nearest dentist 4hrs drive one way. Will see how she goes. Got down to 5deg overnight but is currently over 30deg with strong dusty southerly wind. Thankfully we r around the house while this cold snap passes over. It is all good for us out here, we are enjoying the experience and helping out to a family in need. Hope all is good with you, I'll try attaching some photos .... Love to you all Ian and karen ...
Other places to stay in Sydney
City Center, Sydney | 5 star hotelfrom $203
- 5-Star all the way
- Nice Hotel
- A wonderful weekend at the Swissotel
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $185
- Cool place, great people
- Fantastic location, Great value
- Very comfortable and convenient stay
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $231
- A good hotel
- Not good enough!
- Perfect Hotel for Sydney
City Center, Sydney | 5 star hotelfrom $213
- FANTASTIC HOTEL
- Service was very poor
- Up to Expectations
City Center, Sydney | 5 star hotelfrom $232
- Wonderful 5 Star experience
- In my top five hotels
- Best in Sydney, with a view!
7 - 9 York Street, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $138
- Excellent base
- Perfect Location
- Excellent Location
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $161
Darlinghurst, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $178
- Very nice hotel. hard to understand all the critics of this hotel
- Mixed Emotions
- Simply okay nothing major
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $165
- Best of Sydney
- Very disappointing
- Very good
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $225
- This place is going downhill, rapidly
- We Love the Radisson Plaza Sydney!
- 'Top Find in a city full of hotels!'
Surry Hills, Sydney | 3 star hotelfrom $103
- Nicely Renovated but Poor Service
- McDonald's of Hotels
- Convenient Location
City Center, Sydney | 5 star hotelfrom $231
- One of the top hotels in Sydney
- The elevator problem
- Loved the Harbour Marriott
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $208
- Good, but not great
- Not what you expect from Four Seasons
- Honeymoon Disappointment
Pyrmont, Sydney | 5 star hotelfrom $190
- Star City was perfect!
- Nice...as long as you do not have a disability!
- The best place to satay!!
City Center, Sydney | 3 star hotelfrom $140
- Excellent location
- Pretty Good
- Great Stay!
Sydney City Center, Sydney | 5 star hotelfrom $242
- One of the finest..
- Amazing Views
- Loved the Shangri-la
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $140
- Should be a good conteder for "The worst hotel in Sydney"
- Noisy, small and 2 star
- Nothing good to say except for the location
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $147
- Great service and with a smile!
- Great Sydney City Hotel
- Hotel Great
City Center, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $173
- Elegance and service
- Go to the Grace
- Excellent service!
100 Murray Street, Sydney | 3 star hotelfrom $10
- Nice ambience and rooms, but service is not exactly good
- Two thumbs DOWN!
- Brilliant hotel and lovely staff
City Center, Sydney | 3 star hotelfrom $150
- Nice - not 5-star
- A huge letdown
- Sydney's best kept secret hotel!
Woolloomooloo/Kings Cross, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $135
- Great Holiday Inn
- Value for money hotel
- A sydney favorite
Darlinghurst, Sydney | 4 star hotelfrom $146
- Nothing special
- Lousy Overall, unfriendly & unhelpful staff
- Great hotel
161 Elizabeth Street, Sydney | 5 star hotelfrom $124
- Fantastic hotel!
- Sheer luxury
- Totally Stumbled Upon This One
City Center, Sydney | 3 star hotelfrom $159
- Great location, helpful staff
- Burglarized at Sheraton