Our Last Week in Sydney

Our Last Week in Sydney

It’s hard to believe that we’ve just entered our final week living abroad! Say what?! Nicola is on winter holiday, which we’ve lovingly renamed winter-summer holiday since it will be the dead of summer when we return to the States. It’s funny to pack for two contrasting seasons in one suitcase, but to tell you … Read More

Evening Bats

Evening Bats

Every night just when it’s starting to get dark, thousands of bats fly over our house. In the summer, we sit outside some evenings and watch them from our terrace. They’re flying foxes, which are fruit bats, and a lot of times they fly really low, close to the rooftops. We always wondered where they … Read More

Spice Alley

Spice Alley

We heard about Spice Alley from a neighbor (thanks, Andrea!) and headed there for dinner on Saturday night. It’s a laneway of Asian cuisine hawker-style eateriesā€”a local-excursion adventure that ends in street food? Sign me up!Ā Ā Options included wide gamet of dishes and sidesā€”Japanese, Thai, Malaysian, Cantonese, Vietnamese and Singaporean. And then we wandered around the … Read More