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    Guided Electric Bike Tours Of Sydney

    The newest way to see Sydney, Australia is onboard an electric GoCycle as part of a guided tour from Blue Bananas. To date, their guests have traveled more than 2,200 kilometers from the Sydney Opera House to Mrs. McQuarrie’s Chair on the shores of Sydney Harbor. The company’s website proclaims: “Our guided electric bike tours […] More

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    Pumphouse Point Hotel Opens In Wilderness Preserve

    Lake St.Claire in Tasmania is the deepest lake in Australia. It is also in the middle of a Wilderness World Heritage preserve. After World War II, a hydro-electric facility was constructed 600′ offshore right in the middle of all this pristine natural beauty. Abandoned in 1990, the pumphouse sat vacant for many years, until a bold […] More

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    The Sydney Opera House

    The Sydney Opera House is one of the most photographed buildings in the world. Its soaring rooftops mimic the billowing sails on the ships that brought so many to Australia from foreign lands. Most people don’t know the original design was rescued from the waste basket. During World War II, Australians were shocked when England […] More