Tag Archives USA

Memphis, Tennessee, USA

by Monday, January 8, 2018

"We're going to Graceland, Graceland, Memphis, Tennessee..." Did we give you an earworm? Well, sorry, not sorry about that! Let's begin our story... Australian expat Matt Harrington, his wife Cherie and their two children moved to Chiswick, London (on the Thames River), three years ago, via a three-month trip around the USA, including six-weeks in an 'RV' (recreational vehicle) in north-western ...

Chicago, with Emma Telfer, Executive Director, Open House Melbourne

by Saturday, November 18, 2017

Emma Telfer. "Chicago has long been a source of inspiration in my work. The architectural pedigree combined with a huge amount of public appreciation for architecture is my idea of a good time. I was lucky enough to travel to Chicago to attend the Association of Architecture Organisatons Conference and the Chicago Architecture Biennial – ...

Lake Tahoe, Nevada USA

by Monday, November 13, 2017

Guest Traveller Neil O’Sullivan travelled in September to Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA. Irish-born but living in Sydney, Neil is owner and director of Sydney's first, exclusive, infrared sauna Nimbus & Co, in Bondi. This trip to Lake Tahoe wasn’t the first time Neil had ventured to this "inland paradise" popular with revellers from the West Coast of the US, ...

Palm Springs, with Megan McKean, Designer, Illustrator & Author

by Saturday, November 11, 2017

"I first visited Palm Springs during a road-trip in the U.S.A in 2012, driving through California, Nevada and Arizona. I’d just finished my design degree in Sydney and was taking a celebratory inspiration trip. "I’ve always had a love for mid-century design; studying graphic design and being married to an industrial designer meant that a lot ...

Whitehall in Camden, Maine, USA

by Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Lark Hotels' Whitehall in Camden, Maine, in the USA, is managed by Billy and Andrea Decaneo. Camden is an area known for its summer community of wealthy Northeasterners, mostly from Boston, New York and Philadelphia. The hotel is described as "a true midcoast Maine experience, where the mountains meet the sea", embracing modern luxury with a touch ...