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On one of the last undeveloped beachside blocks on Lembongan, is this old Bali Lumbung.
Based on the design of old rice barns, the llang a llang roof is made of thatching from special grasses. Unfortunately they are slowly disappearing from the island.

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Today’s postcard is of Vernazza, long before the heavy rain and floods devasted the town.
Monterosso was also affected. The images of mud rivers flowing through the streets where we have all walked, were unbelievable.
Our thoughts are with everyone as the clean up begins.

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With summer fast approaching in Australia, my thoughts go back to our summer in Sicily and in particular, Favignana, where this photo was taken.
Favignana is the largest of the Egadi Islands and an easy day trip from Trapani. I’d love to return for longer and explore the island and its hidden bays. One day!

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Bangle corner in Jaipur is in one corner of an incredibly busy intersection near Hawal Mahal (Palace of the Wind). Above the noise of honking horns and screeching breaks, the women of Jaipur choose bangles to add to the intoxicating sea of colour that is India.

 

 

 

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A great spot in Milan for lunch is Fioraio Bianchi Caffe.
Originally a flower shop, this cute little cafe is very popular with locals and visitors to the Brera. It’s also perfect  for coffee and cake!

Fioraio Bianchi Caffe
Via Montebello,7
Milano
Tel: 02 29014390

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