presented by Sydney Living Museums and Wildwon Projects at Elizabeth Bay House, 23 February 2014; a wonderful mix of personal storytelling and delicious food
after travelling in October 2013, took a ferry to Manly and rediscovered the beauty of Sydney Harbour
Visited Hong Kong in October 2013; amazed by how much it keeps changing
Travelled to Shanghai in October 2013, and fell in love with the city; it's a beautiful mix of styles, and a remarkably liveable city, with great civic spirit
Travelled to Singapore in Sept/Oct 2013; an amazing Jungle City, all about the coexistence of the island jungle, the changing climate, and precarious engineering
This year’s lights on the Opera House aren’t quite as good as last’s, but still lots of beautiful colours and the play of light; tried out the new camera to also play with light
Robert Louis Stevenson described the city as "a dream in masonry and living rock"; the quote seemed apt as I wandered the city's streets for a few days in early March 2011, everywhere the influence of the mountains and their exposed rock and the dark local stone that looks so different to the other western European cities I'm used to.