Australasia

Nan Tien Temple, Australia: the largest Buddhist temple in the Southern Hemisphere

If you had three guesses as to where the largest Buddhist temple in the Southern Hemisphere is located, I can almost guarantee that you wouldn’t go for the industrial outskirts of a town called Berkeley, an hour or two south of Sydney. Amazingly, this is where the beautiful Nan Tien Temple is located, a modern… Continue reading Nan Tien Temple, Australia: the largest Buddhist temple in the Southern Hemisphere

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Small, but perfectly formed: the best small beaches in Sydney

I spent a good six months living in Sydney, which is easily long enough to figure out that Bondi is a little overrated. The best way to take advantage of Sydney’s stupidly beautiful harbourside location and ocean beaches is to dig a little deeper, and find some hidden gems. There are more dazzling beaches in Sydney… Continue reading Small, but perfectly formed: the best small beaches in Sydney