21 fourth of July photographs you will want to share

4th July Celebrations in pictures

4th of July Mocha

Independence Day honors the birthday of the United States of America and the adoption of the Declaration of Independence on July 4, 1776. It’s a day of picnics and patriotic parades, a night of concerts and fireworks, and a reason to fly the American flag Continue reading

home in the clouds

Copyright: Phil Wiley 2012 - Not to be used without permission

House in the clouds

Looking down on the clouds from my house at the southern end of The Great Barrier Reef in Queensland, Australia. Photo: Phil Wiley © 2012

It often looks beautiful, but when the cloud begins to drift into the house we have to close all the windows because it wets everything. Continue reading

Pigs, crocs, and adventure, in Darwin

by Laura and Greg Morgan

Before we set off to Australia we researched extensively about the area we were moving to. Darwin got some rough reviews on the internet! “The city’s too small”, “Nothing to do”, “Boring” were common complaints. These guys totally missed the point, and so have you if you’re heading to Darwin for a “city break”. The magic here happens as soon as you get out of the city… Continue reading