Travel

Drone froth from Hawaii

If you’ve been following THIS ISLAND LIFE on Instagram and Snapchat, you may have noticed our recent drone-flying obsession. Michaela (TIL Director of Photography) has…

Beach party hopping on Australia Day

Every year on Australia Day, Sydney’s incredible beaches come alive for some of the best beach parties of the year.  Some of them get…

It’s always a good Friday in Bondi

Today was Good Friday and boy was it goooood. Michaela (TIL Director of Photography) and I spent the morning in Centennial Park learning how to…

Dylan Rieder at La Casa in Byron Bay

On an idyllic beach in Byron Bay is La Casa – a beautiful beach house owned by Corona where artists, designers, musicians, restaurateurs, surfers…

Island hopping in south Thailand

If you thought Koh Phi Phi was the inspiration behind the film ‘The Beach’ that starred Leonardo Dicaprio, think again. While the movie was…

Snacking on bugs in Phuket, Thailand

One of the best things about travelling is stepping out of your comfort zone. The whole point of visiting new places and seeing different…

Vans BOWL-A-RAMA 2014 at Bondi Beach

Up until a few weeks ago, my favourite event of the year was Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Australia. But after spending the day at Vans…

Bangkok’s most famous rooftop bar

Perched high on the edge of a skyscraper in Bangkok, Thailand is one of the city’s most famous bars. Located on the 63rd floor…

Our top 15 Instagram photos from Hawaii

Hawaii was another whirlwind trip that had us island hopping across Oahu, Maui, Kauai and Hawaii Island over a sun-filled two weeks. While the…

Late night snacking in Sri Lanka

One of the best things about surfing in tropical locales is the amazing selection of fruit. We’ve been hitting up mixed juice and fruit…

A-framed paradise in Goa, India

We’ve seen Dave Rastovich getting shacked in Lakshadweep and Chippa Wilson throwing tail on glassy Indian beachies, but for India’s tiniest state, the ‘no…

Beachside feasts at Panwa House

Sponsored by Cape Panwa Hotel.  Cape Panwa Hotel has an array of restaurants and bars, but nothing beats Panwa House. Set on the beach, the…

Yoga overlooking the Andaman Sea

Sponsored by Cape Panwa Hotel.  After a quick bikini shoot in the incredible Absolute Suite at Cape Panwa Hotel, we were treated to a…

Cooking up a storm in Thailand

Sponsored by Cape Panwa Hotel.  While we were vacaying at Cape Panwa Hotel, we tried our hand at some authentic Thai cooking. In an…