Browsing Category Come Fly With Me

ANZAC Day special: Singapore’s Battle Box

Monday, April 22, 2019

Interview with Anne Bennie, Assistant Director, Head of Public Programs, Australian War Memorial, Canberra:  Singapore ... a revitalising getaway and always changing. The public art, museums and activities are wonderful to experience in such a vibrant, dynamic city. It is convenient for Singapore as a major Asian hub and a direct flight from Canberra. However, it ...

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Taking stock of Sweden

Saturday, April 20, 2019

Interview with Phillippa Grogan:  Sweden. I've been to the capital, Stockholm, twice and I'd like to discover more. The city stretches across fourteen islands, and I love its architecture, light and food. It's European but distinctively unlike what you usually find in countries like France and Italy. So, when I go to these more northern, exotic places, I ...

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When bucket-list destinations are creatures, not places

Saturday, April 13, 2019

Interview with Dr Jenny Gray: "I am an avid scuba diver and have found the best diving in Indonesia. We love to stay on a boat and travel through the islands seeing both large and small creatures. When I am underwater it is so peaceful and beautiful. The sense of weightlessness is amazing and almost ...

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The stories sure are good

Saturday, April 6, 2019

Interview with travel Jeralyn Gerba and Pavia Rosati: "Sicily, Morocco, Mexico City, Paris, the Amalfi Coast, and Australia (all of it!) are the favourites we return to again and again. Sri Lanka was unforgettable for Pavia — for the food (hoppers!), the beaches, the elephants, and the afternoon she spent on Taprobane Island, a speck of land ...

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On the trail to creating a just world

Saturday, March 30, 2019

Interview with Oxfam Australia’s Chief Executive Dr Helen Szoke: "I love Pakistan and want to have the opportunity to return.  Of course, the attraction is the warmth and generosity of the people.  I had the opportunity to visit last year, a week before the national elections.  We partner with a women’s leadership initiative called ‘She Can ...

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Los Angeles: city of discovery

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Interview with Jane Brook, COO, Melbourne Food + Wine Festival: " years ago, my daughter moved to Los Angeles to pursue a career in contemporary art. My immediate reaction was, Los Angeles? What about New York, London, Hong Kong? The reason for my love of LA - My daughter, Olivia, at her gallery! It would be fair ...

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