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Music in the Gardens – 1869 style

Music in the Gardens has been a popular summer event in the Geelong Botanic Gardens over the last decade or more. Sadly, the Friends of Geelong Botanic Gardens have decided that it is beyond their capacity to continue to run this event. 469 more words

Geelong Botanic Gardens

Visiting the Lala Land Singapore: Universal Studios Mania

Day two is Universal Studios Mania. I’ve never been to one and I’ve heard amazing stories about it, so I was pretty excited. They had amazing rides and not that kid-friendly so it was really different from Disney or Legoland. 1,397 more words


InterContinental Sydney

Having visited other InterContinental properties before, I had a fair idea of what to expect in terms of service and general amenities. What I had not experienced before was the ‘Club Lounge’ – and I must confess, I am a bit of a fan! 1,546 more words


Chihuly at the Denver Botanic Gardens

I’ve known about glass artist Dale Chihuly for a little while – mainly because of his work at the Bellagio in Las Vegas. Awesome stuff. 183 more words


Marina Bay Sands & Gardens by the Bay: Week 185

Barret grabbed the railing above his head as the train picked up speed. The Circle Line to Bayfront was an air-conditioned bubble packed full of locals and tourists. 637 more words


Off to the Art of Botanical Illustration Exhibition -- a walk through Melbourne

Two years ago, when I was new to the blogging world, I published this post about going to the Art of Botanical Illustration Exhibition. I am going to republish it, because I like it! 267 more words