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Travel Itinerary: A Weekend in Sydney

Sydney has it all. A thriving metropolis by the ocean, overflowing with culture, art, scenery and some of the finest dining and shopping that Australia has to offer. Read on for the perfect Sydney weekend travel itinerary!   Friday: Enjoy a relaxing stroll through the Royal Botanic Gardens, ending at the iconic ‘Mrs Macquarie’s Chair’. […]

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The Sweetest -Smelling Corner of Sydney

  One of the busiest corners Sydney also happens to be one of the sweetest smelling. If you are at George st end of Martin Place, you’ll get a gentle drift of lilies, roses or hyacinth in the air. The current stall-holder, very well known to the city workers, smiled when i asked him for […]

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See Sydney _ Sites for Sore Eyes

 “The greatest thing human soul ever does in this world is to see something” – John Ruskin – so I decided to See Sydney. It is impossible to miss the Coca Cola sign marking the entrance to Kings Cross. It is the biggest billboard in the southern hemisphere… with a bit of research I found […]

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4 Different Ways to Explore the City You’re In

When it comes to exploring new and exciting places there are a number of ways you can go about it. Different types of people will normally opt for different means of finding their way through cities. The questions to ask your self are: are you a technologically savvy traveller, a ‘go with the flow’ traveller, […]

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The Soul Surfer’s Paradise

The rainforest is a superb camp ground that sits behind broken head beach and the perfect mix for the relaxed easygoing feeling after walking around the headland or taking time out from surfing. It is the perfect getaway.  Byron bay is a divine spot. Everyone knows it, and that can be the problem! 7 km […]

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Exploring Sunshine Coast

Now, if the Gold Coast is mecca to travelling surfers, then the Sunshine Coast is its underrated and under appreciated cousin.  Wrapped in wool and wearing beanie-flattened hair, Paul takes me from spot to spot hidden away from tourists, knowing all the places after having lived on the sunny coast for many years. Not that […]

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