chamarel's seven coloured earth

3:00pm Wednesday, 03 Feb.

Turns out, as well as idyllic seas and giant tortoises, Mauritius has got some pretty cool soil.

Before he treats our ears to some tunes in the flesh, we found out about Jose Gonzalaz's home country and what it means to him.

a hobbit home for you

3:00pm Sunday, 03 Jan.

Finally someone has granted our one great wish: to live in a hobbit’s home, just like Bilbo Baggins.

a very blue city

3:00pm Sunday, 20 Dec.

Blue rinses definitely aren’t reserved for your nanna’s hair – turns out they’re pretty rad when applied to an entire city, too.

a desert in bloom

9:00am Friday, 06 Nov.

Ol’ Mother Nature sure knows how to keep us on our toes.

They can’t deposit you onto a Bali beach or gently waft Parisian perfumes into your schnoz, but books can still take you on vivid journeys. Bonus: no need to renew your passport, and no pesky shots.

loni jeffs photography interview

3:00pm Saturday, 10 Oct.

From across the oceans Loni Jeffs gave us a rundown of how being a shutterbug fits into her nomadic life.

On a recent trip back home Una Janicijevic was nice enough to show us around – through the parts she remembers and the bits that have changed.

Despite being only a hop, skip and jump away from the mainland, the little southern island of Tassie is a mysterious place to many Australians.

a trip to tasmazia

3:00pm Monday, 07 Sep.

If you like your hedges well-kept, your humour off-kilter and your buildings in miniature, you might want to consider a quick trip over the Bass Strait.

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