Escher is here – are you ready?

Be prepared to have your senses tested when you visit the centre piece of National Gallery of Victoria’s Spring/Summer 2018/19  season – Escher X Neno   Between two Worlds.  This is an experience not to be missed.  The broad body of work by Dutch artist M.C. Escher draws you in to optical illusions and imaginary worlds.  It’s...
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A game changer for nails

Once in a while we discover a product that simply goes beyond being beneficial to being truly restorative. OPI Nail Envy is quite a game changer.  Here at last is a nail strengthener that really has a transformative quality. If you’re plagued by vertical splits, weak and damaged nails and in need of a formula to strengthen...
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Meeting Maxima

Everyone is excited about the royals and the European royals are making big news as their styling triumphs are hitting the international magazines and websites.  The perfectly polished Queen Maxima of the Netherlands turns enough heads to make cover pages everywhere. In October when attending a state banquet at Buckingham Palace she stunned in a...
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Not your average museum

Just 80kms south east of Amsterdam, in the middle of the Huge Veluwe National Park sits the iconic and truly amazing Kröller-Müller Museum.  Nestled in an incredible sculpture garden, it holds around 90 paintings and 180 drawings by Vincent van Gogh (the second largest collection in the world) as well as a collection of modern art.  It’s...
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In the city of canals

Amsterdam never ceases to charm and fascinate no matter how many times you visit.  The major attractions of the Rijksmuseum, the Van Gogh Museum, Anne Frank’s House and a variety of canal cruises get star billing on your ‘to do’ list, but once you get those over with, take time to check out Museum Van...
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