Category Archives: Travel

Spider-Man: Far from Home reviewed

The second instalment of the new Spidey saga was in its second week when my friend and I checked it out at Burwood yesterday. Far from Home had great hype, with sky-high reviews and audience numbers across the board. I … Continue reading

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NBA Finals Wrap

On Friday, the final game of the 2019 NBA season saw the Toronto Raptors edging the Warriors to win their first title. This was a fairy tale result twenty-four years in the making. In truth, theirs was a championship that … Continue reading

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Long Weekend (again)

We are in the midst of another long weekend. Tomorrow is the Queen’s Birthday, and this is celebrated as a day off across this state (New South Wales). Temperatures have steadied after freezing conditions last week. The chilly weather has … Continue reading

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Australian Open Twenty Nineteen

Let me tell you something: this week, I was short on ideas for a blog post. I did not go to the cinemas, the weather was stifling hot, and I just finished a long overdue read (City of Bones). I … Continue reading

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State of Origin

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  I wouldn’t call myself a big league fan. I don’t usually watch fixtures on telly, let alone go to the games. Two years ago, I hopped to ANZ stadium to witness State of Origin in person. The rugby league … Continue reading

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World Cup stories

The action starts at 10pm on TV. There is live streaming of course, and a whole lot of drama straight from host, Russia. Since blasting off a week ago, the 2018 FIFA World Cup has been the hottest ticket in … Continue reading

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The Winter Games

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Making news this fortnight, the Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang is turning heads the world over. I’ve never been a fan of snow sports or the X Games, and I’ve ignored past Olympiads. This edition is the first one I’ve (kinda) … Continue reading

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