Australia

Snapshot: Food and Drink We Love from Australia

Australia has well-earned bragging rights having produced brilliant actors like Cate Blanchett and Geoffrey Rush, and uniquely funky TV shows like Kath and Kim, but these 10 tasty treats are the real showstoppers. Today (January 26) …

Top Gear Thursday: ‘Top Gear’ Down Under

Sometimes life here in these United States is depressing. First, we carry the burden of empire (something with which our British cousins have more than a passing acquaintance).

Top Gear Thursday: The African Voyage Continues

Last week’s Top Gear was first of a two-part epic journey to Africa.

Royal Roundup: Prince Charles and Camilla Wrap Up Their Down Under Jubilee Tour

Prince Charles and Camilla have wrapped up their two-week whirlwind Diamond Jubilee tour of Papua New Guinea, Australia and New Zealand.

‘Downton Abbey’ Has Gone Absolutely Potty!

Take a breather, Downton Abbey fans. Other than a display of flower power, there’s not a lot happening on the news front for your favorite TV period drama this week.

Royal Roundup: Controversy Over the Queen’s Australian Gifts

 

During the Queen’s trip Down Under last year, Australians demonstrated their overwhelming support for the monarchy and the royal family.

Royal Roundup: After Great Aussie Barbecue, Queen is Back Home

The Queen’s trip to Australia is over, and pundits everywhere are calling it a complete success on every level.

Royal Roundup: Historic Changes to Royal Succession Laws Approved

Leaders of the Commonwealth nations have unanimously approved sweeping changes in the succession of the British monarchy.

Royal Roundup: Kate Hosts Her First Solo Engagement

Filling in for her father-in-law Prince Charles, the Duchess of Cambridge performed her first official engagement on her own, a private reception for Kind Direct at Clarence House.

Royal Roundup: The Queen’s Not the Only Roving Royal

The Queen continues her 10-day Australian trip, but other members of the royal family are on the move as well.