Yesterday was busy as I rented a car and drove from Hobart down to the Tasman peninsula, home to two sights I really wanted to see: Port Arthur and the Tasmanian Devil Park. I was happy to get out of Hobart (capital of Tasmania). It's a small city, but it feels almost desolate compared to Sydney. If I'm going to be in a place with little energy and nothing to do, I'd much rather be out in nature! The Tasman peninsula, in the southeast, is spectacular....
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The weekend in Sydney was pretty low key. It rained off and on most of the time (our lucky weather streak had to end some time). Went on the one-hour Opera House tour. The concert hall (the one with the tallest exterior "sail") is truly stunning. There are 5 separate theatres in the opera house, hosting some 6,000 people every night, making it the busiest opera house in the world. And it ain't cheap. A non-obstructed seat in the opera hall costs > $20...