Day 264: Mornington Peninsula… wow!

Back Beach, Ocean Front Beach, Bay Our good friends took us in for the holidays. The Marie family invited us to Rye for Christmas. We gladly accepted the invitation. We all slept in after a long night of relaxing and drinking. We woke up to a delicious breakfast and made our way to explore Rye and…

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Day 263: Elom & Yve!

Hoiser Laneway  Friday was my first day off of work until 2012. Woot!  It was actually a fun day! I had an unexpected visitor: Elom, from my Penn State days! We met up for a full day of sight seeing. It was gorgeous day to roam around the city for sights, food, and drinks! We…

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Day 262: Crab Legs in Melbourne

Just in case you don’t remember: Adonis is obsessed with crab legs. He’s was going through serious cravings earlier this year, but crab legs are non-existent in Melbourne. He had to wait to satisfy the crab leg craving until we got to Japan in August. Fast forward to today: He found crab legs! Of course he bought…

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Day 261: Sangria & Coquito

Adonis made Sangria and Coquito today! Say What?!  We took orders from friends and in the end made/sold 10 bottles of Sangria.  Talk about getting his hustle on, right?!  Don’t be jelly!

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Day 260: Pellegrini’s

  We escaped to Pellegrini’s this evening. Apparently it’s a staple of Melbourne and it’s a must do. I wasn’t sure what to expect but I liked what I saw. It’s a small establishment and it felt homely. We sat all the way in the back, which is where the kitchen was. This place has…

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Day 258: Flinders St. Station Xmas

You see! Merry Christmas at Flinders Station! … except that I was wearing shorts. Weird. This sign was JUST put up today: 7 days before Christmas. Why even bother to do all that work? Anyway…. Leash and I ventured all over the city: Queen Victoria Market (which she loved) St. Kilda (we saw a penguin…

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Day 257: Brunch & Brunswick

Leash loves the glass water bottles! (We do too!) We spent the gorgeous day with brunch at a cafe in DeGraves Laneway and at Brunswick St. (of course).  The two graffiti artist above made conversation with us as we took pictures of them. They were hype that I was from NYC and from Brooklyn. I’m…

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Day 256: The Pier

Leash enjoyed a nice day at Brighton Beach. We had dinner at The Pier for the first time. We like this place! Nice vibe, nice environment, lovely sunset colors, and good drinks.

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Day 255: Share a Coke with… Leash!

I’m not sure if they are running this coke ad campaign back home, but how nice are these coke cans. Some of the cans have a person’s name, some have a relative (like “sis” or “dad”), some have Santa’s reindeer’s names. Awww. I had to get the “mate” can. Speaking of mates … Leash has…

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