The long game

My latest Green Shoe Travel outing to the west coast of North America reinforced for me an impression I have […] Read more.

Kicking goals in Puget Sound

Really impressed with what I saw and learned in Seattle on our recent Green Shoe Travel “Poster Child Cities” tour. […] Read more.

Transit Oriented Development 101 – the six main things you need to know

One of the focal points of my 2013 Green Shoe Travel tour was how to integrate land use, transit and […] Read more.

We’re not Italians

Three years ago, I spent a few days with my (now) Buckley Vann International colleague Warren Rowe in Copenhagen. You […] Read more.

One more ingredient!

My recent post inspired by being in Milan was about some fundamental truths that underpin liveable cities. I realised after […] Read more.

The European formula for liveable citiesZz

MILAN: Reminding me of some timeless truths for building a liveable city wHh The Maxims of Jane Jacobs We are […] Read more.

Finally, 10 take home messages from the BVI tour

Hey, any other bloggers out there, do you go throughout dry patches? I just did! But here I am, back […] Read more.

The high country, charm and climate change

As anyone following me on social media may have noticed, we are spending a week at Mt Hotham in Victoria’s […] Read more.

City of the north

One from the archives: Today’s review is of Townsville. I’m waiting at the airport there to return home after a […] Read more.

Some good reconnecting

Today’s review is of the work of the organisation Reconnecting America. It describes itself as follows: “Reconnecting America is a […] Read more.