Atlas Bar, Parkview Square, Singapore - The Cool Hunter Journal
On North Bridge Road in Singapore’s Bugis neighbourhood, the Parkview Square building has enjoyed a towering, iconic presence since its completion in 2002.
Top 5 Cities in Australia & the Pacific: Readers' Choice Awards 2011
According to our readers, the No. 1 city in Oceania is also the No. 1 city in the world.
Royal Exhibition Building
View On Black All rights reserved © 2010 by saahmadbulbul. No part of this picture may be reproduced or transmitted in any form or by any means without prior permission. North of the city centre, the majestic Royal Exhibition Building is surrounded by Carlton Gardens. www.nearmap.com/?ll=-37.805207,144.972544&z=18&t=... The building is one of the world's oldest remaining exhibition pavilions and was originally built for the Great Exhibition of 1880. Later it housed the first Commonwealth…
25 Unique things to do in Melbourne in 2021 [hidden non-touristy gems to visit]
In this list of unique things to do in Melbourne you can find the most non-touristy, unusual and quirky experiences I have had in my 15 years in the city.
Royal Exhibition Building - Melbourne
Built in 1879 for Melbourne's 1880 International Exhibition, The Royal Exhibition Building is a true Australian cultural icon and is surrounded by the beautiful Carlton Gardens. Both were World Heritage Listed in 2004. The most important event to be held here was the opening of the first Commonwealth Parliament of Australia in May 1901. The dome rises to almost 70 metres and is capped by a cupola gilded in pure gold leaf. The building was designed by perhaps the most accomplished 19th…
Postcard - Lady Northcote, President of the Women's Work Exhibition, 1907
Postcard with a photographic portrait of Lady Northcote, President of the Women's Work Exhibition, 1907. This postcard, a souvenir of the Women's Work Exhibition held at the Exhibition Building from 23 October to 30 November 1907, was posted from the inner-Melbourne suburb Northcote in 1907. The writer of the postcard, F.M., states she is going to reclaim it from the addressee when she returns ...