Travel

Europe, here we come!

We’re super excited to announce that this week we’ll be following the summer to Eastern Europe with Contiki. With the cold weather setting in…

Brazil’s secret beaches

On my last day in Búzios an Argentinean backpacker told me that I was an hours drive from some of the most beautiful beaches…

Sydney through the lens

Sydney’s Head On Photo Festival will soon be over, but there’s still plenty of great events to enjoy. With more than 200 events spread…

Sydney’s Secret Beach

You don’t need a sugar daddy or sugar mamma to spend your days lounging on a private beach. Welcome to Kutti Beach in Vaucluse,…

The Bondi Beach House

Stop trying to convince yourself that you’re living the dream in your unrenovated Bondi Beach pad that comes complete with coin-operated laundry, zero parking…

Cool new bar in Bondi

When you live in North Bondi slash Rose Bay like me, you don’t just cross through the Jersey Shore summer crowd of Middle Bondi…

Surfing California

When you think California, what comes to mind? Hollywood, movie stars, Glamour, the Golden Gate Bridge, Malibu, The OC? Little known to many Australians,…

Rocka Beach Lounge – Búzios, Brazil

Located in Búzios, the Saint Tropez of South America and my all time favourite holiday destination, is one of the most perfect beachside bars…

Surfing in Uluwatu, Bali

Bali is an island for everyone. Families spend their hard earned savings at a relaxing resort around Nusa Dua or Seminyak, hard-partying twenty somethings…

Milk Beach New Year’s Day

Every year on New Year’s Day a small crew from Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs descends on Milk Beach in Vaucluse for one of the best…

Bahía Inglesa, Chile

Bahía Inglesa is a tiny village located near the port of Caldera in Chile that’s home to one of the most beautiful beaches in…

Playa la Virgen, Chile

Arriving at Playa la Virgen was like when Leonardo Dicaprio finally found the turquoise waters and white sands in the movie The Beach. After…

The Atacama Desert, Chile

Our travel window was closing and it was closing fast. With just one week left in Chile on our South America trip, we’d hit…

Mrs Sippy, Double Bay

There’s people watching and then there’s Mrs Sippy. Located just off the main drag in Double Bay, Mrs Sippy is a new bar brought…

Bali’s Bukit – Surfing Heaven and Hell

Bali’s Bukit (meaning peninsular) has long been the top destination for the world’s surfers. Away from the hustle of downtown Kuta, you’ll frequently see…

Around the World in 80 Ways

For anyone travelling with young kids, the thought of a plane trip – particularly an international one – can induce heart palpitations. The very…

Vintage Delivery Store, Gili Trawangan

The last thing we expected to stumble across on Gili Trawangan was a boutique vintage clothing store, but tucked away from the main drag…

Gilinta, Gili Trawangan

Gili Trawangan has long been a party island destination for backpackers and young travellers alike.  There are no police on the island, so Gili…

Villa Devatas, Bali

My friend had been talking about the full moon party on Gili Trawangan for the last five months, but within 30 minutes of arriving…