A peek at the paper

Today we're going to find out a little bit about one of Ascar's most important institutions, although it may not be acknowledged as such. Of course, I'm talking about the Ascar Daily Informer, the city's major newspaper. As its name suggests, this publication is printed daily. It contains topics of relevance to all citizens: whether … Continue reading A peek at the paper

Regulations – official information

I know we said in our last article that we'd feature an interview with one of the locals for this post, but unfortunately our selected interviewee was unavailable. He was apparently called away to an important meeting. However, I have obtained some information that you should be aware of before visiting Numoeath, and this seems … Continue reading Regulations – official information

Guide to Maldon

After our coverage of countryside travel last week, it's time to share the Intrepid Explorers™ experience of one of the outlying settlements. Maldon is one of the "larger" towns with a population of around 2500 (don't laugh, please). Surrounded by woodlands, if you don't have a guide you could easily miss it and think that … Continue reading Guide to Maldon

Countryside travel

The outlying settlements — hamlets, villages and small towns — are an experience not to be missed, although the canny traveller will pack items they can't do without, since facilities are extremely limited, to put things mildly. You've heard the phrase "off the beaten trail"? Well, this realm doesn't even have trails, whether to ease … Continue reading Countryside travel