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The Forrest Place fiasco

Today Dodgy Perth will tell a familiar story. How Forrest Place was ruined by inappropriate building controls, allowing what was a great space to become a disaster. 549 more words

Perth

Ho Chi Minh Trip (day 2)

On the second day we went for a city tour in Ho Chi Minh. The first building we went was Notre Dame Cathedral. As the name suggested, this is a Catholic Church (well, it’s a Cathedral). 887 more words

Travel

Discovering Dublin

When you’re looking for a place to meet somewhere in between Spain and Poland, Dublin is an obvious choice. I mean, isnt’ it? :) Well, it certainly should be if you haven’t been there yet, and since that was the case for me and my mum, it didn’t take us long to see the Irish capital was exactly the place to go for the November city break. 1,039 more words

The Fullerton Hotel - Classic but not stuffy

Recently Mike and I spent a few days at the Fullerton Hotel in Singapore.  It’s the only Singaporean hotel listed as an Historic Hotel Worldwide… 609 more words

Singapore

General Post Office

2nd July 1907:
The final portion of Melbourne’s General Post Office has finally been completed. After many years of construction, starting from 1859, the General Post Office is a site to see for yourself. 103 more words

Architecture

Lost London - The General Post Office (aka GPO East)...

While the history of the General Post Office dates back to the reign of King Charles I, London’s first purpose-built facility for mail was constructed on the east side of St Martins-le-Grand in the 1820s. 252 more words

Museums

Europe Adventure - First stop: Dublin

We are finally on our Europe trip!

First stop: Dublin.

We always have a great time in Dublin, thanks to our friends, who are more like family to us, and this time was no different. 689 more words

Europe Trip 2014