We were surprised to read in Aaron's post last week that Linda Dodwell's Australian compound is actually in Sonoma.
Just how did Dodwell become inspired by the Australian outback? While riding her motorcycle -- solo -- between Melbourne and Perth.
The five-building compound took five years to design and build. It includes Australian art and craft, recycled materials, a wraparound veranda, and a small tower that's an art studio and massage room.
Click here for the article, including a slideshow.
Images: Matthew Millman