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Thoughts on The Lonely Planet Guide to Experimental Travel: Linda Carroli

Book Cover: The Lonely Planet Guide to Experimental Travel

Introduction We are very pleased to welcome a new contributor to Geokult Travel – Linda Carroli. Since the mid 1990s, Linda and I have been good friends and have collaborated on many art and media projects. Linda is an Australian based

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365 Places: Mollymook

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Day 176: Mollymook, New South Wales, Australia Today’s place is a little gem on the south coast of NSW with a great name – Mollymook. I first remember visiting Mollymook, when I was about 20. Not long after moving to

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365 Places: Tulip Top Gardens

Tulip Tops © Tracey Benson

Day 90: Tulip Top Gardens, Old Federal Highway, Sutton NSW Today we went to Tulip Top Gardens to see the beautiful display of spring flowers. The gardens are not as big or as busy as Floriade, which makes it a

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365 Places: The National Arboretum

National Arboretum © Tracey Benson 2014

Day 81: The National Arboretum Yesterday we went to the National Arboretum which was a great way to spend a bit of time on a Saturday afternoon. The Visitor’s Centre is a beautiful building, with some stunning design features which I hope

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365 Places: Mount Stromlo

Mount Stromlo Observatory © Tracey Benson 2014

Day 79: Mount Stromlo Observatory, Canberra, ACT, Australia Today we went to one of my favourite places for a weekend drive on a winter day: Mount Stromlo. When there is snow up on the Brindabella Ranges, it is a beautiful

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365 Places: Lorne

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Day 77: Lorne, Victoria, Australia Today, I am continuing the journey along the Great Ocean Road, to the very pretty beach town of Lorne. Lorne is famous for a couple of things aside from its natural beauty, popularity as a

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365 Places: Anglesea

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Day 75: Anglesea, Victoria, Australia Anglesea is another place worth stopping along the Great Ocean Road which is famous for its beautiful surf beaches and coastal lifestyle. Located close to Torquay and on the banks of the Anglesea River, the Travel

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