JUST A SHORT FLIGHT OR DRIVE AWAY
With the end of summer quickly creeping up on is, why not squeeze in one last quick little summer getaway! With something for everyone, we have curated a list of 5 hot summer holiday destinations that are only a quick flight or drive away. The best holiday souvenir is a suntan and smile from the goods times...
Dreaming of Paris? Here are the tips you need to know if you're visiting Paris for the first time.
If you’ve ever dreamed of eating the perfect pastry or sipping the worlds nicest champagne – then lovely, Paris is where you need to be! Luckily for you (and for me), I got to spend three beautiful Summer days in the City of Love and have a handful of pointers that would be rude not to share.
NEW HAVEN IN NEWSTEAD
Move on over to Newstead for an all new, all flavour-encompassing menu!
Paradise at your Door Step
You’ve got the ‘Monday blues’ and you’re craving sun, salt, sand and sea… an island getaway is the only thing on your mind. If you’re feeling in need of a tropical paradise adventure without long distance flying – we got the solution.
A mere 40 kilometres away from home for us Brisbanites, and a short (and very relaxing) 75-minute ferry ride, your island paradise can be found at the pristine gateway to Moreton Island. Get ready for a fun-filled jam-packed adventure at Tangalooma...
A travel list that'll put your ditchers to shame
FOMO No More: Time to Turn the Tables
Our dear flock, potential FOMO moments are about to be your best friend. Read our lips – best decision ever. Wish to get ditched, and hitch a ride to beautiful parts of Queensland where you’ll be met with amazing views, eats and treats. No more fear of missing out, we’re going to blast that right out of the sky and ensure you get the last laugh.
Discover These Fallen Slices of Heaven
Winter is here and luckily us SEQ'ers live in paradise all year round. Life/ work can get a bit dreary staying in the urban jungle. You poor darlings. Here are five fallen slices of heaven within 90 minutes of the city, complete with gourmet fare, heaters, hot tubs, views and an utter absence of suburbia.
No need to sacrifice fashion for functionality
You may have dreams of yourself traipsing around some exotic foreign city in sky-high Jimmy Choos, but those visions probably aren't the whole picture. They likely leave out the ankle-rolling on cobblestones, the blisters on your toes and heels, and the persistent ache in your lower back. The point of travelling is to explore and enjoy a new place, and you can't do that if you can't even bear to move anywhere.
Fear not! There's no need to sacrifice fashion for functionality. Here are some fabulous shoes to wear on your travels that are equally stylish and comfortable - the best part is, they won’t take up a ton of room in your luggage!
The Answer Might Be in Lithuania
“Game of Thrones” characters seem to be enjoying their ale - no serious meal goes without it. But what would it taste like? Homemade beer - and its flavours - is one of the best time travel machines. While cities, traditions and people change throughout centuries, some well-kept local beers preserve the same yeasty, raw flavours for ages. Lithuanian beers, for example, is one of the best kept secrets in homemade brewing world.
5 Reasons You Need To Experience A European Summer
Don't let your Summer stories end! Create new sun-filled experiences by hopping over to Europe in mid-2017. Five reasons why a must-do for anyone that wants to keep their Summer fling alive. This will help you plan your ultimate trip.
Laugh until you cry, then laugh some more!
Another one bites the crust, February is done and dusted. Look at all you’ve eaten this year already… and there’s so much more fun, entertainment and food to come. Best be ready there’s enough laughs to go around for the next month to make your stomach hurt.
L’Hôtel Marrakech is a privately owned riad set in the heart of the ‘red city’s’ Medina. L’Hôtel is conveniently close to the vibrant Jemaa El Fna square, the bustling Souk and nearby the 12th Century Koutoubia Mosque. This historic 19th Century riad, originally the central part of a Caidal palace, comprises five spacious suites, not usually found in the riads of Marrakech surrounding a uniquely wide courtyard garden and swimming pool. This charming retreat combines delicious food, great comfort and service whilst capturing the elegance of hotels of the1930s. Owned by Jasper Conran, the riad combines superb Moroccan craftsmanship with pieces of antique furniture, textiles, lighting and art from his collection, making it feel more like a home than a hotel.
AND AMONGST THE OLIVE GROVES AT THE GRAMPIANS THIS AUTUMN
Luxury camping and outdoor events specialists Under Sky are bringing a brand new experience to The Grampians this autumn, with an exclusive pop up luxe camping hotel at Mount Zero Olives.
For five weeks only (31 March – 7 May), family-run Mount Zero Olives, located at the Northern part of the Grampians National Park, will exclusively open their private property to Under Sky, who are setting up fully furnished bell tents and camping facilities amongst the olive groves with views to the National Park
11 Fun Facts You Didn’t Know
Chinese New Year (Spring Festival) is a major holiday in not just China but also other countries in Asia.
Here are 11 interesting facts about this important, popular and wonderful holiday and tradition.
The good, the bad & the ugly
You know who we are talking about. Every time you travel you ALWAYS meet someone from one of the following 12 categories.
'Wilderpeople, Thor and Wolves, oh my!'
Taika Waititi needs little introduction. The New Zealand film director, writer, actor, painter and comedian has garnered widespread recognition in the film industry for the success and critical acclaim of each film he releases. Each toting a unique link between the 'outsider' character, comedy and pathos. Crafting his distinctive path through the industry, Waititi has just released 'Hunt for the Wilderpeople', his latest film, packed to the brim with heart, passion and the rural charm of New Zealand.