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Drifting On A Headwind

By Jim Harlan

Adventures in travel!

Experience the wild adventures of the author as he travels in remote corners of the world. Read more...

Experts in travel to remote corners of the world

Sydney Adventure

> South Pacific > Australia

Image source: sydney1

Features: Sydney, the major Gateway city to Australia, offers a multitude of possibilities for every traveler. Begin your journey with a cruise around Sydney Harbour to see the world famous Opera House and Harbour Bridge, and then take an exhilarating 4 Wheel Drive excursion to the Blue Mountains. This is a perfect way to begin your Australian Adventure.

Sydney – InterContinental

The Inter-Continental Sydney is located in the heart of Sydney’s business district Many of the rooms offer spectacular views of Sydney harbour. The Royal Botanic Gardens, Sydney Harbour and the Sydney Opera House are all within walking distance. Each of the 503 guest rooms include: 59cm state of the art stereo television, International 24 hour news, radio channel, cable TV and movie channels, Dual phone line with data port, Voicemail, Iron and ironing board, Tea and coffee making facilities, Minibar, Daily newspaper, In-room safe, Bath, shower, hairdryer and In-room controlled air conditioning.

Blue Mountains – 4 Wheel Drive Tour

Travel by 4WD past the 2000 Olympic Site and onto the Blue Mountains. Enjoy backcountry sightseeing as you leave the main roads and travel deep into the bush where you have morning tea. Travel through the charming town of Leura and the Cascades before stopping at the Three Sisters. Majestic pillars of sandstone towering over the valley below. Explore the real Aussie bush – Hanging Rock, the Grose Valley. Lunch is at Medlow Bath at the Hydro majestic, a classic and fascinating roaring 1920’s hotel which has been beautifully restored. This afternoon return to Sydney via the original trail of the first explorers to cross the Mountains in 1813. Visit a wildlife park to see koalas, kangaroos and dingos before arriving at your hotel.

Sydney – Harbour Cruise

Join your lunch cruise and cruise the spectacular Sydney Harbour. Explore the upper reaches of Sydney Harbour, viewing the magnificent Opera House and a comprehensive view of what Sydney is all about. Lunch is served onboard as you enjoy the informative commentary.

The above is an example of Lodging and Activities. Uncommon Adventures specializes in custom itineraries to suit your specific desires and needs as well. Please feel free to consult us to design an adventure of your own.

Uncommon Adventures specializes in unique adventure travel and expeditions to all corners of the world. Our well traveled staff is able to provide you with personal insights to the uncommon destinations on the planet. Life is short! Start your adventure today.

Photography courtesy of Randy Harwood Photography.