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The Best Two Beaches of Sydney, Australia

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Located in New South Wales and known as Harbor City and The Gateway to Australia, Sydney is a dynamic and cosmopolitan city surrounded by gorgeous sandy beaches. While the coastlines here are perfect in their natural state, there are quite a few that come with extras anyway - coffee bars, surf lessons, spas and even the odd dolphin, if you are lucky enough to catch a glimpse. Sydney can more than cater to all your seaside needs! Bondi Beach The most famous beach in Sydney – if not the whole of Australia – must be Bondi Beach. It is a whole kilometer of...

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Fishing – A Family Heritage

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The pungent scent of his cigar carried me away on a whirlwind of possibilities. The soft whirring of the motor and the rhythmic lapping of the waves around us erased our cares and filled us with a sense of serenity and boundless freedom. The day’s fate rested in the palms of our hands and on the tips of our hooks, but we knew not what the bay had in store.   Seldom did the three of us venture past the bay’s threshold where it became one with the ocean’s choppy grip. But if no fish were biting, we would sometimes...

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6 Important Tips on Buying a Used PWC!

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If you’ve got a love for the water and want a new toy to buzz about on, you can’t have much more fun than on a jet ski! Jet skis, just like autos, depreciate the moment they’re used so purchasing a slightly used jet ski is a better investment than purchasing brand new. You can save thousands if you know just a few tips when looking to buy a used jet ski. But, beware, these motorcycles of the sea can be trashed by previous owners, so here are some tips and tricks to know before you pay top dollar for that pleasure craft....

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The Best Parts of Hawaii Are Free!

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When my girlfriend and I decided to travel to Hawaii, we found a simple approach to vacationing necessary to counterbalance our extravagant tropical destination. We were pleasantly surprised to find that the most enjoyable experiences that we had in Paradise were amazingly inexpensive and, in many cases, free.   The first and probably most important decision we made was where we decided to stay. We found a great place on the north side of Oahu. It was a one-bedroom apartment, with a full kitchen, dining and living area right on the ocean. We saved a lot of money by having...

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Scuba Diving is Fun! How to Get Started:

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There is nothing quite like the feeling of floating underwater, watching the seascape go by, spotting weird sea creatures, and exploring ship wrecks.  Any diver will talk of the exhilaration of the experience; just the sheer joy of being in a totally different environment and a sensation almost of flying through the water.  Anyone in reasonable health can experience this for themselves; all it takes is a commitment to the training and the desire to do something different and exciting.   Scuba diving is one of those sports that cannot be undertaken without proper training and certification, which means signing...

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