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Australian War Memorial

Just before we left Canberra, we made our way to the Australian War Memorial, which was recently named as the top landmark in Australia by TripAdvisor. As its name implies, the Australian War Memorial was built to honour the members of its armed forces and supporting parties who have perished or contributed to the wars… 

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Our +1

It has taken me a long time to think whether I should be writing this post, because I worry that it will become too emotional for me. But I have decided that such an amazing journey should be documented, if not for me then for my little baby when he’s grown up. The journey of… 

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Tea Gardens Boatshed

Just before leaving Tea Gardens, we thought we should have our lunch prior to the long drive back. After talking to a few locals, we found out that one of the must-try places in Tea Gardens is Tea Gardens Boatshed restaurant/cafe. Situated along the beautiful Marine Drive, this restaurant offers spectacular views of the sea… 

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Romantic Walk by the Beach

On our last day at Tea Gardens, we drove to Jimmys Beach located at Hawks Nest, for our final stroll before leaving for Sydney. Much to our delight, the beach was clean, peaceful and deserted! We must have chosen the right time to visit. The weather that day was a blissful change from the day… 

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A Taste of Ocean Breeze

After a couple of meals of steak and ribs in Tea Gardens, we decided it was time for a change. I was in the mood for something Asian, and we started searching for it. Situated along the beautiful Marine Drive, was a Chinese restaurant named Ocean Breeze. It looked romantically lit up at night, facing… 

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Hog’s Breath Cafe

During our day trip at Nelson Bay, we finally tried one of Sydney’s popular steak place – the Hog’s Breath Cafe. This chain of restaurant is available in many major suburbs around Sydney so it really sort of didn’t make sense that we chose this place when we were all the way at Nelson Bay!… 

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A Day at Nelson Bay

During our mini baby moon, we took a ferry from Tea Gardens to Nelson Bay to spend the day there. Nelson Bay is located on the southern shore of Port Stephens and is a popular location for dolphin or whale watching, fishing, diving and other water activities. Unfortunately, during the time that we were there,… 

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