Unique Gift Ideas for Creative Travellers & Travelling Creatives
Knowing you have bought the perfect gift for someone can be one of the most exciting feelings in the world. When you don’t want to wait until their birthday/ Christmas/ [insert celebration here] to ...
13 Travel Essentials to Pack Every Time Leave Home
I laugh thinking of the days I conscientiously carried around a pegless clothesline that was recommended to me the very first time I jetsetted away from home (and that I never, EVER used). Back when I...
Creative Corners – Things to do in Ottawa
Explore the history, art, nature, and food of Canada’s capital with these things to do in Ottawa. While the city is often passed over by tourists, it offers a window into Canada’s history and cult...
Phenomenal Living Sculptures in Canada
MosaïCanada 150 isn’t any old garden! The exhibit of living sculptures celebrating the 150th anniversary of Canada’s confederation took $10-million, 100 gardeners and 3 million plants to create. ...
Creative Corners – Things to do in Savannah
Savannah, Georgia is the very definition of a picture-perfect town. Its charming architecture is arranged into an easily navigable grid of oak shaded streets and squares. The town is a treasure trove ...
Fabric of Life: Lotus Weaving
Rising out of the shallow waters of Lake Inle, Myanmar is the stilted village of Innpawkhon. Here local women derive beautiful textiles from the lotus plant, a revered bloom in many cultures – m...
Hot Air Ballooning Over Bagan, Myanmar
There is a spiritual nature to hot air ballooning over the Bagan Archaeological Zone. To drift quietly above the patchwork farms and ancient temples at the mercy of the breeze is a meditative experien...
7-Day Tasmania Road Trip Itinerary
What struck me most in the seven days of my Tasmania road trip, was the diversity of the landscapes. On an island of only 68,401 km² (26,410 mi²), the most southern state of Australia contains eve...
Sign-spirational World of Sign Design – Theatre Marquees
Ooh I do love a sparkling theatre marquee; the feel of a hot ticket in my hand; and the air of excitement right before the curtain goes up on another show! Who doesn’t want a little show biz glamour...
Who Designed Your Favourite Vintage Travel Poster?
When I was in my late teens, I bought myself a calendar that was illustrated with vintage travel posters. I was particularly smitten with one for Cuba and from that moment I formed a slight obsession ...
How to Survive a Long Haul Flight – Tips & Tricks of Frequent Flyers
No one enjoys a long-haul flight: the sleeplessness, bad food, freezing air temperatures, germ sharing and jetlag all contribute to a less than pleasant experience. It’s really the last way you want...
The Travelling Creative – Adrian Blackhurst
The Travelling Creative is a short interview series exploring the destinations professional creatives find most inspiring to their work. I interview writers, photographers, dancers, artists and design...
How to Wear a Sarong
I love a wearable souvenir; to translate my travels into everyday life with a little globetrotter glam. The sarong is not just a beach accessory, but a traditional dress piece of many island and coast...
Art Moderne in Cleveland – Coast Guard Station #219
During our first summer living in Ohio, we were invited to join new friends for an afternoon boating on Lake Erie. As we departed Whiskey Island Marina, a building on the shore caught my eye. A chalk-...
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