Tag Archive: culture

365 Places: Port Macquarie

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Day  37: Port Macquarie, New South Wales, Australia May 26 is a special day in the Benson Drury calendar, as it is our wedding anniversary. For this reason, I dedicate today’s post to the… Continue reading

A Hidden Treasure: North Coast Regional Botanic Garden

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Text: © Garry Benson 2014 Images: © Garry Benson 2014 It was purely by chance that I noticed the Botanic Garden in Coffs Harbour. I now know that it is an incredible source… Continue reading

Black and White Photography

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Images: Garry Benson and David Bailey Text: Garry Benson In our glorious world of 80 centimetre 3D LCD TV’s etc, the concept of Black and White photographs may seem perverse – but there… Continue reading

365 Places: Sunrise over the Pacific

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Day 33: Coff’s Coast, New South Wales, Australia Now dear reader, you might think this is double-dipping but I could not resist the stunning sunrise this morning at Korora Beach. As a habit,… Continue reading

365 Places: Korčula

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Originally posted on Geokult Travel:
Day 8: Korčula, Croatia We visited the island of Korčula in September 2013, when we did a 7 day boat trip that took us from Split to Dubrovnik and back…

365 Places: Algeria

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Originally posted on Geokult Travel:
Day 7: Algeria, North Africa Today my post is about a place that I will probably never visit again, Algeria. From the small part I saw, it is…

Review: Beachwood Café

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Text: Garry Benson Photos: © Garry Benson 2014 Editor: Tracey Benson Some days are diamonds, some days are stone. From Ankara to The Hague to Angourie Today was definitely a diamond day. The… Continue reading

Samoan Skills: Making Coconut Milk

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Text: Garry Benson Images: © Garry Benson 2014 My friends and I enjoyed a great day at the locally named Bali’ha’i Island on the west coast of Samoa’s home island Savaiʻi, the largest… Continue reading

365 Places: Rainbow Bay

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Originally posted on Geokult Travel:
Day 32: Rainbow Bay, Queensland, Australia Today, we return to my home state of Queensland to talk about a place that has some family history. This story is…

365 Places: Rainbow Bay

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Day 32: Rainbow Bay, Queensland, Australia Today, we return to my home state of Queensland to talk about a place that has some family history. This story is a about Rainbow Bay and… Continue reading