Sydney Love…

Hello there. I’m sharing more pics of Sydney today. My experiences there were completely amazing and I can’t even express the joy and gratitude I felt. Pictures do a better job than I can with words…

the stunning Harbor.

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a stormy sky over Palm Beach.

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a magical tree at the Royal Botanical Gardens.

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feathers in the grass at Circular Quay.

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  the beauty of the Opera House.

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a beautiful morning at Balmoral Beach.

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gazing up at the Ferris wheel at Luna Park.

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a dear friend’s charming beach cottage.

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a cake made with love to share with friends.

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bug-hunting with my best friend’s daughter.

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exploring Manly Beach.

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sipping bubbles while…

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gazing at this lovely view.

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my last day.

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coming home.

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It was bittersweet to leave the place where I spent most of my childhood days but coming home to my family was wonderful. I got to see my old friends and their new lives. I got to meet their children and visit their homes. We shared many laughs about the old days but the best part was seeing how they have all grown into amazing, beautiful and successful women. I want to thank them from the bottom of my heart for dropping everything for my visit, showing me a fabulous time and welcoming me into their hearts and homes again. I felt truly blessed to be surrounded by their grace and love.

Have a lovely rest of the week and thank you for letting me share these with you.




Filed under photography, Thoughts, Travel

15 responses to “Sydney Love…

  1. All you photos are beautiful but the image of the Sydney opera house is stunningly so. It somehow draws me in like I could step right into the frame. Wonderful!

  2. Your photos brought back wonderful memories of the 9 months that I spent living and working in Sydney. There is so much contrast in the city; and all available for the exploring through the simple act of just following your feet.

    The Luna Park shot reminded me of the Feelgood Festival: and discovering that I didn’t like Ferris Wheels half way through riding in one!

  3. Cathy Garrett

    Your photos are wonderful and I love the one of the big strong beautiful tree! Sooo magical!!!

  4. Loved all your Sydney instagram pics – gorgeous! Im so happy you got to spend some time back in your hometown!! Hope you get the chance to come again sometime!

  5. what a great perspective – making an amazing photo with such a feeling of the vastness. thanks for sharing!

  6. These pictures are breathtakingly beautiful!!!!! You are amazing when a camera is put in your hands!!! Thank you for sharing!! XD

  7. Love your images. Like me,you are a woman of few words,,,,,I just hate typing!….but these photos speak volumes. So glad you had a great time x

  8. Jo

    Ivy, it was AMAZING to have you here, incredible how all the years apart disappear when true friends reconnect. Your photos are gorgeous. Come back soon! Xxx

    • Jo! It was amazing to see you and the whole gang! A dream come true for me! Thank you for being so welcoming and showing me such a fabulous time! I hope I can get back to Sydney soon! xo.

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