Tag Archive: Nature and Animals

If you're looking for where to see kangaroos in Perth, we'd suggest the John Forrest Tavern - it's a pub with a beer garden full of wild roos.

John Forrest Tavern: Where to See Kangaroos in Perth

One of my fondest travel memories was visiting a beer garden in Germany frequented by deer – we drank steins, they nibbled grass – it was great. So when I read that the John Forrest Tavern and its beer garden of friendly kangaroos near Perth, Western Australia was probably the…
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Between October and November, McDougall Street on Sydney's North Shore becomes known as Jacaranda Street Sydney. It's a must stop because of the canopy of flowering jacaranda trees the span the street. It's gorgeous. Click to see how to find it or share it to one of your boards for later.

Where to Find the Instafamous Jacaranda Street, Sydney

Once a year a simple residential street on Sydney’s North Shore becomes a major tourist attraction. People stand, sit or lie in the road, phones in hand – and all because the street is lined with the gorgeous purple trees that flower right now creating a fantastically picturesque Jacaranda Tree…
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Autumn sees the arrival of New Forest pigs

Pannage: Why The New Forest Is Suddenly Full of Pigs.

If you spend much time in the UK’s New Forest you get used to seeing animals wandering around – ponies, cows, donkeys all commonly appear next to your table in the pub garden, outside ice cream shops or, often, simply standing in the middle of the road surveying which bit…
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