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Monday, January 25, 2010

Gardens

Last week Rydog and I went to the Botanical Gardens and spent some time in the park. It is a very beautiful place, with a vast expansion and variety of gardens, picturesque scenery and a lovely atmosphere especially since it is by the harbour. Here are some pictures and a very short video (only twenty seconds) of some sights around the park and the harbour. I thought it would be nice to show you some iconic imagery of Sydney city.





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I also receieved the Happy 101 award from the lovely Nina at Ballerina's Closet Obsession. Thank you very much, it is always such a wonderful surprise and an honour to receieve awards and I definately suggest that you check out Nina's blog if you haven't done so already.

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The recipient must:
1. List ten things that make you happy
2. Pass it on to ten bloggers

Ten things that make me happy:
Please refer to my last post

I am passing this onto:
Jennifer
Sam
Elaine
Georgie
Stephy
Sabine
Nadine
Fashion Court
Fian

I'm sorry I haven't posted for awhile and that I'm behind in commenting. I have been very busy lately catching up with a friend who is only in Sydney for a short time and working a couple of days. I will visit all your blogs in the next few days.

43 comments:

Sher said...

Aww, beautiful post! Sydney is lovely, I remembered taking the harbour cruise when I was there a few years ago:)

You look so sweet in your little sundress!

xx

betz said...

that's so beautiful. i really wanna visit Sydney one day.
you look stunning btw!

xx,
betz
http://herarmoire.blogspot.com

ana b. said...

You look so fresh and summery, lovely! Sydney is such a gorgeous city with great weather. You look like you're enjoying yourself so much.

Michelle said...

oh! the weather there looks so gorgeous just like your dress

Nina said...

Cherie! You look just perfect amidst the flora and fauna!

Indy said...

Wow, those pictures are so beautiful! And you look so summery and cheerful!

Jennifer Fabulous said...

First, I just want to thank you for really being a true friend to me. The past couple weeks have been absolutely miserable and it is friends like you who have helped me get through all this sadness. I feel so lucky to know you!

Congrats on the award. Your blog is so charming and uplifting and honest that I just know it makes a lot of people happy. :) And thanks for passing the award along to me!

You are such a vision of loveliness in these photos. Your dress is beautiful and makes me long for summer to hurry up and get here to the States. Lol.

wonderfelle said...

what a beautiful sunny day! your dress is adorable and congrats on the award!

Nadine said...

You look really pretty... and I envy because all of the sunshine :).

Rose said...

Nice post! Ive been to Sydney once a few years ago, I felt like i was lost its so big compared to Adelaide. Your dress looks cute on you too.
Also, there is an award for you on my blog :)

Rose

stephy said...

those pictures make me wish it was +30°C and not -10°C :)
i hope you are having a good time with your friend,
and thank you for once again giving me an award! you're lovely!

Karen said...

Love this post! the pic number 5 is beautiful!!

xoxo

FIAN said...

hi dear,,, :)
thank you so much for the sweet award..

and oh,,you have the great time,,wanna go to Sydney too.. the place looks so fabolous,,

visit my blog too,, <3

daisychain said...

beautiful post x

Georgie said...

Gorgeous pics! You're so lucky to have such great weather its freezing here. Thanks very much for the tag!
xx

Sabine said...

I have such happy memories of Sydney botanical gardens and your pictures show all its flowery beauty. You look lovely in your summer dress! Sabine x

Sabine said...

P.S. Thank you so much for the award!

Emily said...

Congrats on your award, Imogen :) Oh gosh, that video of Sydney had me yearning for summer! I'd love to visit Sydney someday. It looks like such a beautiful city. The tree in the 4th picture down is so massive and beautiful! It'd be lovely to sit underneath it and enjoy a good book. Enjoy the time with your friend and I hope your week is off to a great start!

Melissa~ said...

Gorgeous colors.
Congrats!

Fashion Court said...

thank you for the award! your visit to the botanical gardens looks like it was fun .. we have a botanical gardens in the us, well i went to the one in dc and it's indoors but really pretty!

CMA said...

love these photos
cute little shoes!
thanks for sharing as always
and thanks for your sweet comment, i really do appreciate it!

-cma
COSMICaroline.blogspot.com

Hanne said...

Beautiful pictures and video, I really want to visit Sydney one day! It looks so pretty! You look so cute, I love that dress:)

Lilee▲ said...

love the photos! cute dress!

Susi said...

Pretty Imogen :) This dress is so adorable! It would be so great if I could change place with you at the moment, because it seems to me that you live on the most delightful spot ...

Couture Carrie said...

Such gorgeous photos, darling!
You look lovely!

xoxox,
CC

Clau! said...

Very cute outfit, and congrats on your award ;)

Saludos,
Clau!

firecrackers said...

Sydney is beautiful..thanks for sharing this with us!

PinkBow said...

one word - wow!

emma wallace said...

You look so cute - I love your shirt dress. And those photos are just gorgeous.

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Nerdic.. said...

Love the bag!
And gorgeous pics, I'm dying to have some sun now!
X, fashionnerdic

nookie said...

congrats on the award sweetie!such pretty pics

Leia said...

Gorgeous photos and I love your outfit!

KIRAFASHION said...

so beautiful view of Australia!
It is a very beautiful country!

Lottie said...

never visited sydney in summer, but it looks really beautiful :)

M&E said...

really lovely pics and dress :))
x

http://sisterslovefashion.blogspot.com/

Sophia said...

that dress is absolutely exquisite, and the pictures are stunning!
i want to visit australia so so so badly

Elaine said...

Thank you SO much for the blog award!!!! I enjoyed reading a little more about you! :)

And these pictures are beautiful!


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michelle_ said...

you make me miss Sydney so badly !
did u try eating the famous fried mars bars over there ?

many thanks for the sweet comments as always .
keep bloggin XD
xoxoxo : michelle @ GLISTERS&BLISTERS

Joezehh said...

looks gorgeous... i miss summer!
and your outfit is divine :)
x x x x x

Winnie said...

Wowwww, I am craving summer now. My friend is in Sydney at the moment, having the time of her life. She's been out there for a year now and I don't think she ever wants to come back!

kavita@iheartvintagex said...

You live in such a beautiful place, I'm super jealous! :) ♥

bryna said...

now i totally miss sydney.

un petit lapin said...

So pretty! I can't wait to visit Australia!