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Pristine City Sand – Manly Beach – Sydney, Australia

 

Photo of the Day – Pristine City Sand – Manly Beach – Sydney, Australia

Usually when you visit a big city beach – you know you are at an urban beach, not to be confused with the type you find out back of an all-inclusive resort. Sydney’s Manly Beach is an exception to that rule. The beach maintains such a relaxing vibe and the typical city distractions are left miles away back across the bay in the city center.

Taking the public ferry out past the Sydney Opera House to Manly Beach is guaranteed to be one of the most memorable moments of any trip to Australia. On your first morning in Sydney (after a night of rest from the long plane ride), head down to the docks at Circular Quay and catch a ride through the fresh morning air over to Manly. I guarantee you will have a huge smile across your face the entire way!

Pristine City Sand - Manly Beach - Sydney, Australia
 

Sydney Opera House Profile – Sydney, Australia

 

Photo of the Day – Sydney Opera House Profile – Sydney, Australia

The Sydney Opera House is one of the most iconic buildings in the world. I have been able to visit the Opera House twice so far and both times I was equally enthralled with its massive sweeping curves.

What other buildings have captured your eye and almost forced you to take pictures of them?

Sydney Opera House Profile - Sydney, Australia
 
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1 Great Wall of China
2 Pyramids of Egypt
3 Machu Picchu
4 Serengeti Migration
5 Galapagos Islands
6 Grand Canyon
7 Angkor Temples
8 Antarctica Cruise
9 Taj Mahal
10 Iguazu Falls
11 Amazon Rain Forest
12 Great Barrier Reef
13 Bora Bora
14 Victoria Falls
15 Bagan
16 Petra
17 Potala Palace
18 Karnak
19 Mt Everest
20 Cappadocia
21 St Peters Basilica
22 Fjords of Norway
23 Jerusalem Old City
24 Burj Khalifa
25 Borobudur
26 Forbidden City
27 Kashmir Valley
28 Li River Cruise
29 Ladakh
30 Alhambra
31 Louvre Museum
32 Perito Moreno Glac.
33 Banaue Terraces
34 Colosseum of Rome
35 Easter Island
36 Venice Canals/Alleys
37 Kathmandu Valley
38 Wat Phra Kaew
39 Yellowstone NP
40 Pompeii
41 Rio Panoramic View
42 Palace of Versailles
43 Dubrovnik
44 Golden Temple
45 St. Basils Cathedral
46 Vatican Museum
47 Florence Cityscape
48 Acropolis
49 Amalfi Coast Drive
50 Kremlin
51 Hong Kong View
52 TerraCotta Warriors
53 Mezquita Cordoba
54 Chichen Itza
55 Damascus Old City
56 Shwedagon Stupa
57 Sahara Desert
58 Mont St Michel
59 St. Marks Square
60 Egyptian Museum
61 Hagia Sophia
62 Angel Falls
63 Delphi
64 Teotihuacan
65 Baalbek
66 Banff NP
67 Santorini
68 Matterhorn
69 New York Skyline
70 Neuschwanstein
71 Chartres Cathedral
72 British Museum
73 Prague Old Town
74 Burj al Arab
75 Yangtze River Cruise
76 Yosemite NP
77 Hermitage Museum
78 Torres del Paine
79 Chambord Chateau
80 Lijiang
81 Portofino
82 Great Ocean Road
83 Tongariro Alpine
84 Las Vegas Strip
85 Tikal
86 Topkapi Palace
87 Sydney Opera House
88 Eiffel Tower
89 Luxor Temple
90 Kerala Backwaters
91 Golden Gate Bridge
92 Cinque Terre
93 Metropolitan Mus
94 Uffizi Gallery
95 Ayers Rock
96 Cliffs of Moher
97 Pacific Coast Hwy
98 Shanghai Skyline
99 Glacier Bay NP
100 Wulingyuan
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