Happiness as Anarchy #54: Looking Up

There’s a certain similarity in cities these days – the same chain stores with the plate glass windows and decor. Look up above street level, though, and the character of a city is on show. Hobart is no exception. Street level in the CBD is reasonably generic, but one storey up is a different vision.… Continue reading Happiness as Anarchy #54: Looking Up

Happiness as Anarchy #36: Old Art Deco Pubs

I am always excited to find original features in places where you least expect it – venues that don’t seem to pay any attention to the grand old buildings that house them. The Penny Black in Sydney Road, Brunswick, is a fine example. It’s a cheery pub with lots of beer on tap and burgers… Continue reading Happiness as Anarchy #36: Old Art Deco Pubs