More Family Getaways in Australia Part Three

Australian holidays can be great for the whole family. When you are going on holiday with the whole family, there is much to consider making sure that everyone will have fun. Last week, we told you about family fun holidays in the Selwyn Snowfields, Daydream Island, Kangaroo Island and Hobart, Tasmania in part one of […]

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July 16th, 2016
Sydney - Chinese New Years

Best Places to Celebrate Chinese New Year in Sydney and Melbourne

Celebrating the New Year might seem kind of familiar or like a distant dream, depending on how you rang in 2016. Now, it is time to usher in the Lunar New Year and the Celebration of Chinese New Year, also called the Spring Festival. The Chinese Calendar counts the years by astronomical phenomenon and The Year of the Monkey begins with this next full moon. Chinese New Year Celebrations typically run from the first day of the new moon until the day of the lantern Festival on the 15th day of the first calendar month. For 2016 the first day of celebrations starts February 8, 2016 and many of the celebrations throughout Australia run through the 21st of February to include the weekend after February 15th. Since Australia is home […]

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February 6th, 2016

Foodie Tours in Melbourne Part Two

This is part two of our showcase of the Melbourne foodie scene walking food tours. We are showcasing the Melbourne food scene which is really blossoming and growing all the time. One trend that is emerging in this foodie scene is food tours. We already featured four walking tours in Melbourne in part one including: Melbourne Ice Cream and Gelato Tour, Food Night Safari Tour Fitzroy, Food Night Safari Tour Melbourne, and a Chocolate Walking Tour. Now, part two of our featured Melbourne walking tours which are featured below include the Asian Street Food Tour, Lygon Street Walking Food Tour, a Cupcake and Dessert Walking Tour, and a High Tea Walking Tour. The great thing about all of these tours is they are great for people visiting on holiday but […]

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January 23rd, 2016
Food Night - Safari Tour

Foodie Tours in Melbourne Part One

The Melbourne food scene is really blossoming and growing all the time. Whether you are a local or visiting on holiday, one thing is for sure, you are going to eat well! Melbourne is filled with restaurants, cafes, and all different types of eateries specialising in gourmet eats, farm to table delights, decadent desserts, and […]

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January 22nd, 2016
Brighton Baths

Outdoor Pools in Melbourne (Part Two – Public Pools and Baths)

We recently highlighted some of the best outdoor pools in Sydney and now, it’s Melbourne’s turn to show off the public baths, beach rock pools and outdoor pools in and around Victoria’s capital city. In part one, we highlighted the rock pools and tidal pools of the beaches of Melbourne and surrounds. Now, in part […]

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January 16th, 2016

Melbourne Food & Wine Festival

The Melbourne Food & Wine Festival  is an annual 10 day festival that happens every year in March for more than 20 years since 1993. Each year, thousands of visitors come out to experience more than 200 events throughout the various locations throughout Melbourne’s restaurants, streets, laneways and even throughout the region. There is something for everyone, every taste, style, and location around Melbourne and surrounds. Tickets are on sale now, so prepare in advance and get ready for a deliciously amazing time! Pay close attention to what events have separate tickets. Read on to find highlights for the Melbourne Food & Wine Festival.

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November 26th, 2015

Free Things to Do Near Melbourne

We just told you about free things to do while on holiday in Melbourne. Well what about extending your Melbourne holiday to the outskirts and surrounds of Melbourne? We’ve got you covered with more free things to do around Melbourne to make for an amazingly economical holiday or maybe just a weekend getaway from one […]

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June 13th, 2015
Federation Square

Free Things to do in Melbourne

Melbourne is the capital of Victoria and is the financial centre of Australia and the entire Asia-Pacific Region. It has repeatedly been ranked as the world’s most livable city. It is situated on the natural bay of Port Phillip which offers up beautiful harbour views and sheltered beaches. Melbourne and the surrounding region an incredibly amazing holiday spot with endless possibilities. Even when it comes to free things to do in Melbourne, there are so many choices for everyone and anyone.

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June 12th, 2015
Great Ocean Road - Featured

Top Blog Posts of 2014 (Part Two)

Last year, we ran a series of blog posts on the best road trips in Australia. The whole series itself was very popular. However, 4 of our best road trip blog posts made the list of our most viewed blogs for 2014. The most popular road trips we featured were The Great Ocean Road, Gibb […]

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February 5th, 2015

Best Shopping Spots in Australia

When you are on holiday in Australia, no doubt you will want to get in some shopping. Whether you are looking for an amazing souvenir to remember your time on holiday or if you want to choose fresh produce and delights from the markets each day, there are plenty of places to shop in each […]

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January 20th, 2015