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Penny Lane

Today I decided to go and visit what I believe to be the only true vintage store in Cardiff. It used to be in the Royal Arcade, upstairs from A Vintage Affair. 198 more words

Melbourne. Better than Sydney? Yes…I Mean, No

Canberra qualified as Australia’s capital by being neither Sydney nor Melbourne. The rivalry between the two biggest cities was legendary even then.

The conventional view is that Sydney has all the financiers and Melbourne the artists and restaurateurs. 632 more words


Royal Arcade, London

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Match point! – the decoration hues make the architectural subtlety shine – lyricism to the eyes.

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Architecture & Urban Planning

where to shop in melbourne

There’s lots of shopping to be done!

Queen Victoria Markets – also known as Queen Vic, or the Vic Markets, you will not want to leave this place. 408 more words


New strategies may tackle the threat of independent bookstores closing

Independent book shops face a difficult time in Wales. In order to tackle the challenges, they could try to follow China’s example. 497 more words


Time Warp to Victorian

Sitting upstairs at Coco Black enjoying a cup of hot chocolate and looking out the half-circle, one-way mirrored window out to the Royal Arcade. Watching the shoppers, the group of cub scouts and the tour group. 517 more words


Weekend Wanderings: Looking Back at the Photos of Melbourne Part 1

This last week has been busy and tiring, very tiring, and I haven’t been able to get out and take photos like I would have liked, actually if I am truthful, I haven’t been out at all and now I find myself with the weekend being here and no photos for Weekend Wanderings.   261 more words