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... I just didn't get the jokes; I didn't know who the people were he was talking about. So I will have to see him again, if he comes back to the UK and hope that he changes it for a British audience. He was obviously very funny as everyone else were rolling about, I just didn't get it alas. There were one or two jokes that were fine and some visual gags that didn't get lost in translation. One joke that made me laugh: A man was admitted into hospital with 12 plastic ...
This blog title is for my nieces who love that show and saying - and they couldn't believe I was going to walk the bridge after we looked at pictures online (quite honestly either could I).
So I climbed the bridge without incident! Phew....it took about 3 hours total but a good hour was all prep and signing your life away. I was one of the first groups out which was nice because it was overcast but not rainy. And ...
Today is Australia Day and we have been typical tourists getting dressed up in Aussie colours and sticking on temporary tattoos of the flag on us! We have walked around the city taking in the free entertainment and enjoyed the Sydney festival. We walked to see the opera house and habour bridge ...
Mike had the time of his life playing golf today and Natalie and I had a mom and daughter day enjoying Coogee. We walked to breakfast and went to an early show of August Osage County. I liked the film but what a dysfunctional family and to think it all started as a play. I liked the ensemble cast. All crazy characters on their own. After the movie we walked to ...
... to the Sydney Harbour Bridge for a close up glimpse of that iconic structure and took a walk across it. After our distant view on New Years Eve, it was nice to get up close and personal. We took a trip up the pylon viewing platform and enjoyed the panoramic views of the harbour and the Opera House. It was also interesting to learn a bit about the construction of the bridge. After that must-do Sydney Experience we went for a drink at the Australian Hotel. I ordered a pint ...
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- Shuttle bus service
- Room service
- Free High-Speed Internet
- Swimming pool