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The Land DownUnda

Discussion in 'Travel' started by Brunes, May 31, 2012.

  1. May 31, 2012 at 6:41 PM
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    Brunes

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    Left the house this AM at about 0430 to head to the airport -Spending the weekend with friends in CT and NY and then Monday we leave for LAX then Sydney by way of connection in Auckland, NZ. I'll try to post a photo or two and a bit of info/trivia, or something else every day.
    Going to track my I don't have to work beard too...
     
  2. Jun 3, 2012 at 12:46 PM
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    Brunes

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    Missed the 1st and second:1st-Went sailing in Mystic, CT and had lunch with some old friends. ImageUploadedByTapatalk1338752221.115812.jpg
    2nd-One of my best buddies got married-Full military wedding: ImageUploadedByTapatalk1338752412.562733.jpg Pics of the sword arch to follow when I get them uploaded. I also started OP DOWNUNDERBEARD: ImageUploadedByTapatalk1338752498.193213.jpg -Not cutting or shaving until I have to go back to work on the 21st.

    Going to another wedding now-and tmrw we start off to the other side of the world!!!
     
  3. Jun 3, 2012 at 12:48 PM
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  4. Jun 4, 2012 at 9:04 AM
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    Sitting on plane 1 of 4 in the next 24 hours...Just under 4 hours this leg. 2 and a bit from Denver to LAX.
    Have to get my beard photo a bit later...but I figured an airborne post was worth it.
     
  5. Jun 5, 2012 at 12:32 PM
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    I missed posting anything on the 5th seeing as I was on an airplane for most of it and crossed the IDL so I'm having breakfast ImageUploadedByTapatalk1338924686.867454.jpg on the 6th of June right now.
    ~peace
     
  6. Jun 5, 2012 at 12:38 PM
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    I hear the Outback steakhouse down unda is awesome:eek:
     
  7. Jun 5, 2012 at 12:38 PM
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    Is that a Vegemite sammich?
     
  8. Jun 5, 2012 at 1:00 PM
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    Oh hell no-I tried that stuff once and was not okay with it. It's a ham, egg, and cheese...
     
  9. Jun 5, 2012 at 1:06 PM
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    Think about all the Fosters beer ads you see here, pay attention, and you'll most likely see more folks drinking Victorias Bitter than anything.
     
  10. Jun 5, 2012 at 1:07 PM
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    Yeah-Someone I know from NOLA said that a great way to catch an ass beating to is make a Foster's joke or order one....
     
  11. Jun 7, 2012 at 4:56 AM
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    Walked about 10 miles today...Toured the Opera House and climbed to the top of the Sidney Harbor Bridge. Couldn't bring the camera on that part of the trip...So this photo of Train playing the Concert Hall Stage will have to do...
    ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339070079.766812.jpg
    Not much beard but you can see we are having fun and that I'm tired as hell:
    ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339070116.833363.jpg
     
  12. Jun 7, 2012 at 4:59 AM
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  13. Jun 7, 2012 at 1:21 PM
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    Nope-They make you wear their jumpsuit-Rings and glasses are allowed but the glasses must be tethered. Hats, jackets, a radio, and a safety harness with a special wire latch device are all issued to you for the climb. They even make an "ERD" - an engagement ring device - for folks who pop the question up there...but no cameras or postal belongings. I'd be interested to see what they would do with a GoPro chest mount or other personal adventure spots kinda rig..
     
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    Did you meet a man selling bread in Brussells?

    Was He six foot four and full of muscles?
     
  15. Jun 8, 2012 at 6:17 AM
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    I was there in 2000 loved it!

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    You went all the way to Australia to see Train?

    Jk....Post some pics up Australia and New Zealand are on top of my bucket list.
     
  19. Jun 8, 2012 at 12:01 PM
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    I'll have tons of photos when I get home...
    And we just grabbed last minute tickets-This way I can say I've seen a show at the Sydney Opera House!
    QueenGinger playing with a wallaby (mot code for anything...That is a real wallaby): ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339181945.252984.jpg
    The beard continues: ImageUploadedByTapatalk1339182012.459408.jpg
     
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    Take it a stop by the academy wasn't to for out of the question while you were in CT?? Good luck sir, appears your having a blast!
     
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