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#368 Coffee break by the dock-side

So, it is pretty apparent that I love coffee. Also, I love the water. Fortunately for me, the two collided today while doing my Sunday work shift. 184 more words


One Word Photo Challenge: Escape

I photographed this old heavy chain on the edge of what used to be the old Surrey Dock in East London’s regenerated docklands.

The original deep dock itself is now partially filled in, and the much shallower water provides the perfect home to various ducks and other waterfowl – just look at these lovely duck houses sheltered by the reed-beds! 41 more words


Chicago to London - Compelled to Compare: Circa 2008/9.

International Mobility is a fantastic experience. You see the good, the bad, the ugly across boundaries. The apartment hunting, the packing & moving, the hooking up of services, setting up shop, getting to know your way around, getting lost quite a bit…. 3,106 more words


#357 Docklands

I don’t say this much, and I definitely don’t say this at all often in Winter, but I actually like where I work.

I like Docklands. 217 more words


Docklands Lotus - Great location but the beauty of the Lotus just didn't shine through.

Recently on a visit to Melbourne Wayne and I decided to stay at the Docklands rather than in the city.  We had arrived in Melbourne from Hobart late Australia Day morning and after a casual stroll to get acquainted with the area we decided as the Australia Day celebrations were centred around the Docklands area we would stay in the area for dinner.  544 more words


Top Spots: 'The Best Event I've Been To'

What does the Venuemob team classify as the ‘best event’ they’ve ever been to? The results may surprise you – cocktail parties, bluegrass festivals, a spectacular 30th birthday and our own Christmas events (we know how to party).  1,318 more words


My Melbourne Adventure Day 2: You Know What they Say About Big Wheels...

The next day we woke up fairly early, though it was still later than we had anticipated.  I don’t know if it was just me, but the sun seemed to rise a lot later in Melbourne than it did in Brisbane.  859 more words