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Having got on the wrong side of a GPS system over my Pre-War Prescott weekend, when it led me and my carrier up a very narrow, very steep road instead of the sensible way round, I wondered how one navigates when flying a pre-war plane like Paul Harvey’s Tiger Moth. 71 more words
By Caitlin Kelly
Call me old-fashioned, but how I love a paper map!
Laminated or not, a map offers so many specific details about where I’m headed, from elevation to campsites to the width of the road to the locations of airports, hospitals — even windmills! 619 more words
We were walking along the pathway beside the boat marina in North Fremantle recently and noticed this art feature in the pavement. It names the eight directions from a boat – quite interesting for landlubbers who wouldn’t know their port beam from their starboard quarter. 45 more words