BBC America has been running a series of great short films on Australia, starring yours truly, called "Australian Experience with John Vlahides." I co-produced, scripted, and hosted, on behalf of Lonely Planet. Australia amazes me.
No matter how many times I visit Sydney, I always get a thrill when I spot that spectacular harbor, and feel like I'm seeing it again for the first time. My favorite moment: swimming to camera in the Olympic salt-water pool beneath Harbour Bridge.