Second Day in Hobart (25 January 2016)

Second Day in Hobart (25 January 2016)

Twice we have visited Hobart, never have we seen so much sunshine and blue sky. The morning started with a little cloud but the weather was brilliant in the afternoon and evening. We visited the Metro shop in Elizabeth street, took a few printed timetables and asked...
First Day in Hobart (24 January 2016)

First Day in Hobart (24 January 2016)

  The not so reliable budget airline surprisingly arrived at our destination – Hobart, 20 minutes earlier than the scheduled time. There was only one baggage claim belt at the arrival terminal. We waited for around 5 minutes for our bags, small airport but...
From Hobart to Sydney (Day 7)

From Hobart to Sydney (Day 7)

It was 12 April, Day 7 of our trip in Tasmania. Salamanca Market is open on Saturdays. On the last day of our journey in Hobart, we expected to make a visit to this outdoor market at Salamanca Place not far from our hotel. Our flight was going to take off at noon, so...
From New Norfolk to Hobart (Day 6)

From New Norfolk to Hobart (Day 6)

The sky looked clearer at the beginning in the morning. We knew the rain last night was torrential as the soil was all soaked. Gigantic moths were resting on the wall outside the door probably to take shelter.  We checked out from the timber cottage and returned the...
From Hobart to Coles Bay (Day 1)

From Hobart to Coles Bay (Day 1)

Today we took Qantas QF1019 from Sydney to Hobart. The Boeing 737-800 completed the journey in about 1 hour 50 minutes. We landed on the tarmac before noon to pick up a Kia Carnival at Hertz.  Before long, we were heading east to the direction of Sorell. Our first...