A Spice Islands Odyssey

A Spice Islands Odyssey

    Ternate and Tidore – the fabled Spice Islands of the Indies, two names whose very mention once enthralled the royal courts of Europe with dreams of exotic lands and unimaginable wealth. The only source of cloves and nutmeg, man’s desire for control...
My Chinese Odyssey

My Chinese Odyssey

    I am jogging by the lake, a peaceful, quiet place where it’s just me and the birds. Out here there’s only the sound of soft rustling in the trees and my shoes hitting the track. I haven’t crossed another human being in an hour; I am completely alone....
Go Ahead and Jump!

Go Ahead and Jump!

      Struggling to find something different to give at Christmas time? Skydiving is the experience of a lifetime, says our ECU journalism graduate Claire Ottaviano. She tells us how her 21st birthday present turned her into an adrenalin junkie. You...
To Market, to Market!

To Market, to Market!

    What is it about the Mt Claremont Farmers Market which has Perth’s best – and worst – dressed clamouring to ruin their heels on the uneven lawn – and endure dissonant music from questionable buskers – as they charge onto the grounds each...
Supermarket Wars

Supermarket Wars

  Fourteen people including five children in shopping trolleys were killed yesterday when Coles retaliated for the latest incursion by Woolworths into its territory. Since last Friday Woollies has fired 380 rockets into Coles stores and at the same time lowered...
Page 48 of 51« First...4647484950...Last »

Pin It on Pinterest

The Starfish straight to your inbox!

Sign up and receive the latest edition of The Starfish in your email in-box each week!

You have Successfully Subscribed!