Fortuna Curiosa

Australian Abroad, Keen Capoeirista, Museum Mogul, Budding Blogger, Thirsty Traveller – currently Itapuã, Salvador, Brazil

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Capoeira na Roma

Back in June I headed to Rome, for I think for my fourth visit, but my first Capoeira visit! A group of us from Abolicao Oxford went to join the … Continue reading

July 21, 2017 · Leave a comment

Long weekend in Krakow

In May the husband and I spent a long weekend in Krakow. I have lived in Europe for 10 years now and Krakow has been on my list all that … Continue reading

July 17, 2017 · Leave a comment


On February 28th, I went along to TedXOxford, my first Ted anything event! Of course I am familiar with the Ted concept – I’ve not been living under a rock … Continue reading

February 29, 2016 · Leave a comment

Enabling Innovation

Earlier this month I attended the Museums Computer Group Spring Event which looked at innovation, particularly in terms digital activity within museums – what does innovation mean (for museums, for … Continue reading

June 2, 2015 · 3 Comments

Innovating in Museums

This month I had the pleasure of attending (and speaking at – you can read about my talk here) at the Museums Computer Group’s spring event, ‘Innovation: the Emperor’s New … Continue reading

June 2, 2015 · Leave a comment

Chicago Capoeira

Whenever I travel, whether for work or pleasure, I always make a point of tracking down local capoeira groups and joining a training session or two. While my core game … Continue reading

May 4, 2015 · 1 Comment

Museums and the Web 2015

This year, I was fortunate to be able to attend the Museums and the Web conference for the second year running. This is the largest digital conference for the museums … Continue reading

April 24, 2015 · 2 Comments