Australia & South Pacific
epub |eng | 2013-08-26 | Author:Louis Nowra

‘You find this ugly, I find it lovely’ WHAT’S CURIOUS ABOUT THE BOHEMIANS of the 1920s and 1930s is how they would live nowhere else in Australia other than Kings ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers January 10,2018 )
epub |eng | 2009-02-24 | Author:Hester Rumberg [Rumberg, Hester]

Dear Friends and Family, I want to thank everyone for all their love and prayers. It’s very comforting to be surrounded by my friends and family, even though we’ re ...
( Category: Australia & South Pacific January 7,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-01-05 | Author:Hester Rumberg [Rumberg, Hester]

Dear Friends and Family, I want to thank everyone for all their love and prayers. It’s very comforting to be surrounded by my friends and family, even though we’ re ...
( Category: Australia & South Pacific December 22,2017 )
epub |eng | 1996-12-13 | Author:Robert Louis Stevenson [Robert Louis Stevenson]

TWELVE A Tail-Piece On a very bright, hot, lusty, strongly blowing noon, a fortnight after the events recorded, and a month since the curtain rose upon this episode, a man ...
( Category: Short Stories & Anthologies December 13,2017 )
epub |eng | 2005-11-09 | Author:Lonely Planet [Stevenson, Andrew]

Attention railway passengers. This railway station, bikes, animals, and property are all PRIVATELY OWNED. This is a four-wheeler and trail-bike business, and we live here. This is a private home ...
( Category: Travel Writing November 9,2017 )
epub |eng | 2009-05-01 | Author:Nicolas Rothwell

Vision I A FEW DAYS AFTER LEAVING Wyndham, I set off on a trip to Central Australia, in part to attend a native-title handover in the community of Mantamaru, in ...
( Category: Travel Writing November 8,2017 )
epub |eng | 2016-04-17 | Author:Steve Deeks

Chapter 11 - Labouring While it seemed to be a regular feature of backpackers running out of cash and having to get by on $1 noodle packs, I had not ...
( Category: Humor November 8,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lonely Planet

When the winter solstice creaks around in June, Dark MOFO (www.darkmofo.net.au; hJun) stirs in the half-light. This moody festival – featuring live music, installations, readings, film noir and midnight feasts, ...
( Category: Reference November 7,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lonely Planet

Darwin RSLINTERNATIONAL$$ ( MAP GOOGLE MAP ; %08-8981 5437; www.darwinrsl.com.au; 27 Cavenagh St; mains $14-30; h10am-9pm; c) If you've spent any time travelling in provincial Australian towns, you'll know the ...
( Category: Reference November 6,2017 )
mobi, epub |eng | 2004-06-07 | Author:J. Maarten Troost

CHAPTER 12 In which the Author discovers, while rolling in a swell, Sunburned and Stinging with Sea Lice, and circled by a very large Thresher Shark, which, contrary to his ...
( Category: Travel Writing October 30,2017 )
mobi, epub |eng | 0101-01-01 | Author:Michael Palin

DAY 113 The noonday heat burns like a blow-lamp in the grounds of the Istana, the palace from which Rajah Brooke ruled Sarawak. I’m talking to Stephen Yong, a lawyer, ...
( Category: Australia & South Pacific October 30,2017 )
mobi |eng | 2013-02-08 | Author:Michael Moran

1An ankle-length piece of cloth wrapped round the waist. It is worn throughout the island provinces, also by more traditional men. It was originally introduced by Europeans offended by traditional ...
( Category: Biographies October 22,2017 )
epub |eng | | Author:Louis Nowra

THE BAY OF FLOATING HATS BEFORE TREES LINED THE FOOTPATHS, AND THOROUGHFARES were blocked or truncated, you could stand on William Street and see all the way down to the ...
( Category: Australia & Oceania October 18,2017 )
epub |eng | 2013-05-15 | Author:Jimi Hunt

A month or so later, Jo and I were both invited to our friends’ wedding. I didn’t want to see Jo. I knew it was going to be too hard ...
( Category: Australia & South Pacific October 17,2017 )
epub |eng | 2014-03-05 | Author:David Mason

Poeppel Corner. We arrived at Poeppel Corner near 11.30, or at 11, South Australian time. I took some photos and we moved across the salt of Lake Poeppel where our ...
( Category: Travelers & Explorers October 15,2017 )