Palm Trees Make Me Happy


Have I mentioned that before? About the palm trees? Well, it’s true. And it’s one of the great tragedies of my life that I find myself living a couple thousand kilometers from the nearest palm tree.

But palm trees are only one of the great things about Sydney. There’s also this:


And this


This is the 3rd time that I’ve been lucky enough to visit Sydney. Even though I’m here for work I’ve been lucky enough to have a few days to explore around. Even luckier is the fact that it poured rain each of the 3 days of meetings but the sun shone on me during my free days.

Today I walked the coast between the beaches of Bondi and Bronte



Then, like a native Sydneysider I spent some time reading in the shade of a palm tree. Happy girl.



About Debra Cowie

Debra is a photographer and visual storyteller based in Ottawa, Canada. She is an explorer at heart, whose passion for photography was born in travel and has been carried with her to more than 30 countries so far. Debra is also an avid cook and baker and much of her current work focuses on food styling and photography in her serendipitously beautifully lit kitchen. She has flirted with Polaroid and 35mm film photography but her true love is her DSLR (aka "Boyfriend Mark").
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5 Responses to Palm Trees Make Me Happy

  1. urban muser says:

    beautiful!! safe travels… 🙂

  2. Celina Wyss says:

    Sounds like a lovely trip! You have had quite the year in travels!

  3. twesely says:

    hooray for palm trees!

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