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Chinese New Year Facts

11 Fun Facts You Didn’t Know

Chinese New Year Facts

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.

Madame Rouge Delights

A taste of Paris in the Valley

Madame Rouge Delights

Be seduced by the delightful, decadent and sassy new French inspired restaurant by Mary Randles, (one half of e'cco bistro). Located in Fortitude Valley, Madame Rouge is Brisbane's newest bar and bistro serving up a classic French menu by Philip Johnson and head chef Matt Short. The venue is dark, sexy and romantic with its luscious velvet drapings and candles, setting the tone for a 50s post war vibe.

Mastering New Year's Resolutions

Learn the secret for a successful life

Mastering New Year's Resolutions

It’s that time of year again. The holiday season is upon us and the New Year is here. Just like clockwork, semblances of resolutions are beginning to form in the back of your mind. You know, those ones we’ve all made a millions times like, ‘eat healthier’, ‘save money’, ‘drink less’, and ‘exercise more’.

In the aftermath of an over-indulgent Christmas period, the common knee-jerk response is to craft out those overreaching New Years resolutions with a hopeful determination for the year ahead.

Why not take a different tactic this year? Form your resolutions using a less overwhelming, more inspiring and fun approach...

Behind Studio Ash Hair

Meet Phillip Lagoinha

Behind Studio Ash Hair

The Good Guide is here to celebrate local is lovely. What makes a place so unique is her people. We get behind Teneriffe’s iconic salon Studio Ash Hair, and meet the stylish and very fabulous Phillip Lagoinha to see what drives him, his favourite Brisbane places and what his life philosophy is.

Word on the Street #34

Festivals, Flirting and Fireworks!

Word on the Street #34

The start of September means the start of Spring which means the start of warm sunny days in Brisbane that ooze with events and culture. This September, the sunny city has lots in store with Brisbane Festival events, Riverfire, and a classic story revamped!

The Ultimate 90s soundtrack

for your next workout

The Ultimate 90s soundtrack

I have a theory about music. Wanna hear it? Of course you do! Whatever music you loved and listened to most during your high school and uni years will ALWAYS be your favorite music of all time. So for myself, all the other early-30-somethings, and everyone else who believes some of the best music ever has already been created, I am excited to share the mother of all '90s music lists.