Walk Parkville with Kenneth Park No.2

Corner of The Avenue and Royal Parade 149 Royal Parade, Parkville

Enjoy a meandering walk - the second in our series - through the historic suburb of Parkville taking in its lovely architecture and along the way learn more about this […]

Walk Parkville with Kenneth Park No.2

Corner of The Avenue and Royal Parade 149 Royal Parade, Parkville

Enjoy a meandering walk - the second in our series - through the historic suburb of Parkville taking in its lovely architecture and along the way learn more about this […]

Great Houses and Mansions of Russia No.2

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In this second of a series of illustrated lectures, we take a look at some of Russia's not so well known palaces and mansions (including those in former Russian territories) […]

Aboriginal Peoples and Cricket in Colonial Victoria

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Professor Barry Judd will speak to 19th century Aboriginal participation in the sport of cricket in the Colony of Victoria. Drawing on a case study of Coranderrk cricket, Barry will […]

A Trip to Trieste

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The Wall Street Journal described Trieste as "Italy’s Most Beautifully Haunting City". Trieste was one of the oldest parts of the Habsburg Monarchy, belonging to it for centuries until 1918. […]

USA Mansions of the Gilded Age

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The Gilded Age mansions of the USA were built during the period between 1870 and the early 1900s by the USA's industrial, financial and commercial elite who amassed great fortunes […]

Great Hotels of the World No.2

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Following on from the wonderful response to our fabulous journey around the globe taking in some of the world's finest hotels we will continue our series with more great hotels […]

The World On Show – The Rise Of The World Fair

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Most people have heard of 'first World Expo' was held in The Crystal Palace in London in 1851, under the title "Great Exhibition of the Works of Industry of All […]

Tale Of Two Cities – Marsielle & Toulouse

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Marseille located on the Mediterranean Sea and founded around 600 BC by Greek settlers is one of Europe's oldest continuously inhabited settlements. It offers up a fascinating history as well […]