• Where to find street art in Newtown
  • Why I love Newtown – Sydney’s hippest neighbourhood
  • My favourite street art in Sydney –  part 1

Where to find street art in Newtown

Gorgeous murals in Newtown |curlytraveller.com

Like Melbourne is the epicentre of street art in Australia (sorry, Sydney, but … you’re on a well-deserved second place! Not bad either, is it?), Newtown is the epicentre for street art in Sydney.   In this hip, bohemian  suburb, (together with neighboring hoods St Peters, Erskineville, Enmore and Camperdown) you stumble upon the coolest […]

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My favourite street art in Sydney – part 1

Lettering in a mural in Sydneystreetartsydney

“My favorite street art in Sydney” sounds straightforward enough, doesn’t it? There is so much fantastic street art there though, that I found it hard to choose my favorites from the hundreds of street art pictures I took during my explorations. Anyway, I gave it my best and here is my first selection. (You can […]

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16 reasons to visit Singapore in 2015

Haji Lane, Singapore |curlytraveller.com

I love Singapore Since I arrived in Singapore 6 years ago, I’m in love with this city-state. People that don’t know Singapore, often have a negative idea about it, like that its only a bunch of shopping malls and skyscrapers, or they are at most sort of neutral/blank about it. I’m on a constant mission […]

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The thickest book of the century – 2500 dagen RuSt

one of the drawings in 2500 dagen rust |curlytraveller.com

Some months ago it was delivered at my doorstep: the thickest book of the century! Fifteen whole centimeters thick. 2500 pages. With 2500 drawings. A-ma-zing!!! “2500 dagen RuSt” is the result of a unique and ambitious project by artist Ruben Steeman (hence RuSt). For years he made one sketch a day (aka: a drawn diary) […]

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Why you should visit the Museum of Bags & Purses Amsterdam

Historic bags on display and stained glass skylight|curlytraveller.com

Three blogger-friends visit Amsterdam Last winter I finally got around to visit the Museum of Bags & Purses Amsterdam (in dutch: Tassen Museum or Tassenmuseum Hendrikje). It wasn’t the first Bag Museum that I visited. When I was in Seoul, South Korea, I stumbled upon the wonderful Simone Bag Museum, which you should definitely visit, if […]

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Exploring George Street Sydney by foot

Queen Victoria Building Sydney|curlytraveller.com

George Street – Sydney’s original high street Our hotel, Meriton Serviced Apartments, was located at the corner of Campbell Street and George Street, Sydney’s original high street. During my three week stay there, I walked up, down, along and around George Street numerous times, always enjoying it. The street is 3 km long and leads […]

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