USA series: Midtown Manhattan including the Rockefeller Centre and Times Square

Times Square at night

Times Square at night

Alex and I are on holidays in New York and today looks like a Midtown kind of day. Midtown is where many of New York’s attractions are located including the Rockefeller Centre, the Theatre District (is in “on Broadway”) and Times Square. Continue reading

USA series: Arriving in America

On-board flight information

On-board flight information

Alex (my long-suffering partner) and I are on a five week holiday to the USA.  We set off on our journey via a one hour flight to Sydney. Our second flight from Sydney to Los Angeles was 13 long hours with not a lot of sleep but we do finally arrive in America. Los Angeles is the main airport and it is at this stage that we are processed through Customs. Continue reading

Tasmania series: Port Arthur Historic Site and Richmond Bridge

Richmond Bridge

Richmond Bridge

Alex and I are on a self-drive holiday of Tasmania, or “Tassie” as it is also referred to.  We are off to a cracking start, having spent yesterday morning at the Salamanca Market and the afternoon at Port Arthur Historic Site.  Today we are returning to Port Arthur then visit the Richmond Bridge in Richmond. Continue reading