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The ultimate, low cost, luxury holiday

I’ve just gone back to work after a luxury three week holiday. It was the most luxurious holiday of my life. And it was the cheapest one too. You see I took a ‘do nothing’ holiday. You can read more about it on my other blog (For the Journey) It was luxurious because not everyone […]

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Get to know Melbourne from the ground up

This post in my Top Five theme at Vagabond Gal reflects my love of getting around by foot anywhere I visit (or live) I live in Melbourne (and LOVE it) but I sometimes travel like a tourist in my own city. I enjoy walking around the city and I occasionally indulge myself with a special […]

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Melbourne’s baristi, I salute you

Melburnians have many love affairs. Footy, horse racing, culture (high and low), comedy, ragging on Sydneysiders, trams… and coffee.  My list is not comprehensive. Today I want to salute all the baristi who are slogging away in the heat, making our long blacks, short maccs, lattes, half and halfs, skinny caps, soy caps, choc top […]

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