2015 – Athens and Gallipoli

By Kate Foy

In 2015, I travelled from Athens to Gallipoli to take part in the ANZAC Centenary celebrations and to honour a family member who died during the campaign. Needless to say, it was an unforgettable experience.

2010 – New York City in the Fall

By Kate Foy

No one can fail to find something of interest in this amazing city … the one that never sleeps, according to the song. I’ve been there a few times, and each time I’ve loved it – winter or summer, spring or fall, it’s amazing.

Memories of Italy – Venice and the Tuscan Countryside

By Kate Foy

I’ve visited Italy many times. It’s a country in which I could happily live, I think. From my first view of Rome as a young Aussie kid abroad to painting holidays, walking the countryside, and indulging in the sights, sounds, and food of Venice, Umbria, and Tuscany, it’s been a joy. Here are a few…

Goodnight Broadway: 2010

By Kate Foy

Listen! My last night in NYC in 2010. After a week in the city walking mostly the theatre district around Broadway, I decided to take in one last show, the Tony Award winning NEXT TO NORMAL. The gracious Marin Mazzie, who played the lead, came to the stage door and spoke with the audience for…

Once more unto the road, dear friends …

By Kate Foy

Holiday time coming up … overseas again for the first time since last January. This time it’s off to the US and Canada with daughter in tow for the first two weeks. Sadly, she has to return to wage-slave duties while I continue solo on my merry road trip. It’s time again to consider making…