Category: travel

Swings and roundabouts in Canberra

¬†Canberra has added the cool to the cultural Canberra- buzzing or boring? Situated inland, far from ocean or beach, in cool climate highlands, the Australian capital is the country’s most unusual city. The seat of a notoriously raucous parliament, spilling prime ministers like Friday night beers, this planned city of government is often shunned by

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High street fashion

Stay and Play Fashion Festival Street Party Glenelg

After the haute couture of the Adelaide Fashion Festival featuring top South Australian designers and elite brands, it was time to take it to the streets. The Stay and Play street party in Glenelg was a celebration of all that’s on offer in the high street – from fashion to food. If the Fashion Festival

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Liquid light: Beautiful Barossa

Pindarie, Barossa Valley

Vines and olive groves. Is it Tuscany? Bordeaux? Rioja? No, Barossa Valley. Australia’s premier wine region lies just 70 km from Adelaide. For millennia the Dreamtime ¬†legend spoke of a serpent who formed the ranges that surround this modern day Garden of Eden. A mere couple of centuries ago, Lutheran refugees, fleeing Prussia’s religious intolerance

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