This Island Life

Our 10 favourite Instagrammers

We can’t get enough of Instagram and it’s all thanks to these guys. From professional surfers and underwater photographers, to swimwear labels and fashion…

Fashionable wetsuits by Alopé

Hailing from Australia’s sunny Gold Coast, Alopé is a new surfwear label creating stylish suits in an array of cool prints and cuts. Started…

The best beach in America

When we were in Hawaii last year, we stumbled upon Lanikai Beach – a tropical oasis that’s been voted the best beach in America…

Our summer with Thai Airways

Just before summer officially hit in Australia last year, we headed over to Bangkok and Hong Kong as guests of Thai Airways on their…

Surfing sushi on Oahu

We’re pretty fussy when it comes to Japanese food (living on a multicultural island like Australia with access to world-class international cuisine will do…

Fashion wetsuits by Tallow

Surprisingly, there aren’t many Aussie surf brands around designing wetsuits like Tallow. The ladies behind this Byron Bay-based label tailor their collections to stylish…

We’re leaving on an A380

Thai Airways have welcomed six A380s into their fleet and we can’t wait to get on board. The last time we vacayed in Thailand we…

Our Hawaii digs

Arriving at The Westin Maui Resort & Spa in Hawaii was like being transported into a tropical paradise. We’d heard the property was amazing, but…

Izabel Goulart for Elle Brazil

If this editorial doesn’t make you want to do a pump class immediately, I don’t know what will. Shot on loaction in Rio de…

Summer in Hawaii

On our way back home to Sydney, we added some serious island life into our itinerary with a week in Hawaii.  We split our…

Chasing the summer with CLEO

A few months ago one of our favourite magazines interviewed us for an exciting travel story.  Written by the gorgeous CLEO features writer Edwina…