A Romantic Weekend Getaway – Tasmania MONA – Part I

At last, a weekend away with just me and my husband! Don’t get me wrong, love love LOVE my adorable kidlets more than anything else in the world, but just between you and me, it’s nice to leave it all behind for two nights 😉

The Itinerary:
TASMANIA – Staying at The Henry Jones Art Hotel
Visiting MONA + Road Trippin’ to the Huon Valley! Let the good times roll!

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comLet’s get outta here! Tassie here we come!
(PS wouldn’t recommend flying SquishStar if you’re taller than me, which you probably are)

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comThe most amazing hotel in Hobart… The Henry Jones Art Hotel. The perfect stay for our romantic arty weekend away

The Henry Jones Art Hotel Tasmania - cherryandme.com Extremely pleased with the service! They pre-booked our tickets to MONA, hired us a car and even made dinner reservations to the trendyiest restaurants in town

The Henry Jones Art Hotel Tasmania - cherryandme.comCan you believe this building used to be the IXL Jam Factory! More about that next week

The Henry Jones Art Hotel Tasmania - cherryandme.comOur room with view of the harbour

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.com Only a 3 minute walk to the MONA Ferry from the Henry Jones Art Hotel

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.com The Mona Roma – Our ride to MONA!

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comJust grabbing a quick soy late on the boat

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comTake a seat

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comThat’s MONA, built into that cliff on that island!

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.com99 steps

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comWelcome to South Dale Shopping Centre… Things are not as they seem at MONA

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMuseum of Old and New Art

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comThe photos don’t do these incredible installations justice – you have to be there!

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMy favourine room – The White Library

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comSo pleased when I found the great wall of 150 vaginas

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comA pooing machine… literally!

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comMONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comEnding our arty afternoon with a glass of local Pinot

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comAn of course we did a spot of shopping in the MONA gift shop!

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.comHometime

MONA Tasmania - cherryandme.com

Tune in next week for Part II of our Weekend Getaway Trip to Tasmania

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3 Responses to A Romantic Weekend Getaway – Tasmania MONA – Part I

  1. Oh my! This looks like the BEST weekend away from the kiddies. So much for my eyes to take in. Beautiful hotel, fun boat ride, VAGINA wall (that’s enough to make me come … see the installations), beautiful architecture too. LOVE it. Thanks for this eye feast! Yum!

  2. Theresa W. says:

    Yes! I love MONA. Great to see you had such a fun time.

  3. Bec says:

    ooo I reallly want to go! What an amazing weekend you had.

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