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Bowral’s Blooming Appealing Tulip Time by David Ellis

October 15, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

ARE we all getting older and so have collectively more time to go off and smell the flowers? … Continue Reading

Paris Pub’s Pampered Pooches

October 6, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

A TRAVEL writing colleague who likes to boast of having seen everything he reckons has been worthwhile seeing in forty years of jotting his way around the world, has ‘fessed up that on a recent trip to Paris he found a pub that finally made him stop and catch breath before putting pen to note-pad. … Continue Reading

STRUTH! Palace Maintenance A King-Size Job

September 29, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

THEY’VE something of a headache over in Buckingham Palace – what to do with more than 10,000 paintings, portraits, tapestries, porcelain pieces and all manner of furnishings while the whole eastern wing of the home to Britain’s royals undergoes a 369m pounds (AU$645.5m) refurbishment that’s going to take ten years to complete. … Continue Reading

STRUTH! Neil’s Outstanding Overseas Orders

September 22, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

HUNTER VALLEY winemaker, Neil McGuigan is having to come to grips with explaining to everyone from freight forwarders to government departments and even The Press, about problems he’s having with newly-won Dildo orders he’s got coming in from Newfoundland in Canada. … Continue Reading

STRUTH! Holiday Woe, Too Many Spaniards In Spain

September 15, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

LIKE something straight out of your favourite TV comedy show, two holidaymakers from England have come home from Spain to complain to their travel agent about fellow-holidaymakers they had to put up with on their vacation. … Continue Reading

His Lordship Wrote Off Six Jaguars

September 8, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

CLASSIC car buffs in the UK are eagerly waiting to see what will be paid for an “ultra-rare” 1966 Jaguar E-type when it goes to auction in mid-October. … Continue Reading

STRUTH! Royals Selling $900m Family Jet

September 1, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

THE Royal Family of Qatar on the Arabian Peninsula has put a family Boeing 747 up for sale, because they say they’ve got another one and want to downsize. … Continue Reading

STRUTH! No Queueing For This Restaurant

August 25, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

THERE’s a restaurant in Italy that’s got just one table, and for that one table just two chairs, so that it quite genuinely boasts of being “the world’s smallest restaurant.” … Continue Reading

Mini Minor Gets Maxi Price

August 18, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

AN IMMACULATE little 1967 Morris Mini motor-car that’s been sitting under wraps in a barn in England since 1983, has finally had those wraps taken off to sell at auction for an amazing 15,525 pounds. … Continue Reading

No Place Like This For A Rome Home

August 11, 2018 Weird & Wacky No Comments

A two-storey Roman villa over a third of an acre in size and once owned by film producer Carlo Ponti just minutes from the Colosseum, has been reduced “on special” to 19 million Euros (AU$30m) after failing to sell at twice that price since going on the market in 2015. … Continue Reading

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