I’m not much of a city person, preferring to be away from its hustle and bustle, and away from too many people too, preferably in the caravan somewhere near a coast. Occasionally though, as with the Adelaide Fringe events lately, a city stay is necessary and wonderful to catch up with what’s new in the… Read More Growing Adelaide
SA Tourism held a ballot a short time ago for people to register and win a Great State Accommodation Voucher, which the lucky recipients could use towards the cost of accommodation in the city or suburbs. I was lucky enough to win one of these vouchers, so we used it recently to have a city… Read More City Stay at the SOHO Adelaide
Some are controversial, some are almost hidden unless you know where to find them, and others we tend to just walk past and not pay much attention to at all. These are just a few of the sculptures and stories of public art in Adelaide city. All of these examples can be found in one… Read More Adelaide City Sculptures
The nature of street art or urban art is that it always seems to be added to or changed altogether so with every visit into the city centre I try to visit streets and laneways I haven’t looked at before to find something new. On a recent visit to Adelaide I managed to find a… Read More Adelaide Street Art
Australian Rules Football season is on us and the men’s teams are battling it out each week to be top dogs in our national sport. To go and watch a game at its highest level is an exhilarating outing, even if you are not entirely sure of the rules (who is?) the spectacle of colour,… Read More Aussie Rules Football…or should that be Women Rule!
Christmas seems to sneak up on us more quickly each year and before you know it you’re only a fortnight or so away from the main event! In Adelaide the first thing that heralds the festive season is the annual Christmas Pageant through the city streets. This incredible pageant has been held every year since… Read More Christmas in Australia