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Castles in the sky not just high Alps – Switzerland part 3

If you follow some narrow winding roads through fields of maize, past sheep and cattle quietly grazing, near the Aara River,  you find the village of Habsburg and Schloss Habsburg. The starting place in 1025 for a family that would … Continue reading

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Inverness and North Scotland 

Inverness ancient trading city of the north Vikings Pictish Roman Scots Romans All have influenced this city Inverness castle looms over the city Destroyed and rebuilt a number of times The Hanoverian garrison during the bloody Battle of Culloden that ended the … Continue reading

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Melbourne can be a little different

As the rest of Australia Swelters In Melbourne has a top to day of 19c As the Lunar New Year Celebrations draw to the end There was Chinese dancing at Victoria Market With traditional music and movement Then in a change … Continue reading

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Impressions of South Australia – Fleurieu Peninsula

It was getting hot in the Flinders Ranges and the prediction was that it was going to hit 40 celsius. I couldn’t wait to get on my way south through the Clare Vand the Adelaide Hills and down to the … Continue reading

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