Great Coastal Walk

Saturday, August 16th, 2008

The Great Coastal Walk is a mixture of bush trails and road rambles that lead from Cronulla in Sydney's south to Barrenjoey Lighthouse in Sydney's north. It's only just fully opened. I did the Manly to Barrenjoey walk a few years ago and it was fantastic.

Boat On The Side

Sunday, June 24th, 2007

Boat On The Side Originally uploaded by travellingcharl. Taken at Mackerel Beach, in Pittwater, while walking to the 2108 geocache. This is the first time I've experimented with strange camera angles.

Idealised Youth (Kouros)

Monday, May 28th, 2007

Idealised Youth (Kouros) Originally uploaded by travellingcharl. I photographed this 5th century BC Greek statue in the British Museum, London. The accompanying label reads: The kouros was popular in the 6th century BC as a type of sculpture representing the ideal of the male ...

Online at last

Thursday, April 13th, 2006

My e-mail is downloading. And downloading, and downloading...I must have 200 new e-mails by now. I finally managed to get wireless internet for my laptop - at a Starbucks for 5 pounds an hour or 45 pounds a month. London doesn't seem to have wireless ISPs, like Unwired in Sydney. ...

A nice round 20

Sunday, January 2nd, 2005

My boyfriend and I decided to geocache while actually hiking through the bush today. The thing about city geoaching is that you can do many in a short amount of time but you don't get much exercise. I�ve now logged 20 cache finds. A nice round number. The Hunt For Pilatus Part ...

Beautiful

Friday, November 26th, 2004

Saw a beautiful sight this morning. I was walking to my car to go to work when I looked up. The jacaranda is past its peak flowering stage, but the blue-purple flowers around the edges are still thick. I saw branches thick with flowers, and others bare and stark, against ...

250+ Posts

Wednesday, October 20th, 2004

Looks like a minor anniversary has passed me by � my 250th blog post. I'm very glad to be blogging. It's useful, when you've got a memory like mine, to be able to look back and see what happened on what date. Like tonight - Dad's 65th birthday. Got to remember to ...