England's Lake District National Park arguably has all the
attractions a New Zealander away from home might wish to
find; lakes, ''mountains'', sheep, and formidable pub grub
within an easy walk, Former Otago Daily Times reporter
Joe Dodgshun finds.
Tami Neilson's new album might have been inspired by the
death of her father, yet the award-winning singer-songwriter
has managed to turn grief into a joyous, soulful
experience,writes Shane Gilchrist.
Belgian designer Dries Van Noten delivered a bold serving of
his usual colourful and patterned creations at Paris Fashion
Week, presenting richly-brocaded overcoats and dresses for
women's wardrobes next spring.
Early spring is the time to catch the majority of
large-leaved rhododendrons in flower.