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Vegans & botanic gardens

Sunday 8 October 2017

On Sunday morning we stumbled on a spring fair in a community centre located in Green Street, barely a block away from where Ruby and Rob were living. 413 more words


Mount Lofty Botanic Garden

Tuesday 3 October 2017

On our taxi ride to Kingsford-Smith airport, the driver treated us to the usual complaints about how close we live to the airport and how this undermined his livelihood. 609 more words


Hi and welcome!

Welcome!  I’ll be using this blog as a space to write about my adventures and my everyday life in Scotland.  Join me as I make my way through a year studying History of Medicine at the University of Glasgow! 459 more words

Botanic Gardens

Christmas Light Display

I was invited to take a tour of a Christmas Light display at Meadowlark Botanical Garden in Vienna, VA. It’s about 25-30min away from where I’m staying, and not accessible by Metro.  102 more words

Singapore Botanic Gardens

The Botanic Gardens are a wonderful piece of tradition against the modern gardens that Singapore boasts so loudly around Marina Bay. After seeing Gardens by the Bay, all artificially implanted with random varieties mixed together, it’s rather refreshing to see a natural progression of acclimated plants I’m their element. 100 more words


Hanging out the Washing

Pied Cormorant or Shag drying it’s wings.

Wollongong Botanic Gardens, NSW, Australia


An afternoon in Singapore Botanic Gardens

Originally titled ‘In the +65: Singapore Botanic Gardens’, this article was written for my high school newspaper, The Eye. 

For many, it takes more than colourful flowers, trimmed grass, and towering tropical trees to be convinced to visit a park. 565 more words