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Travel Dreams – Best Travel Destinations 2017!

As the year rolls into another, one hopefully filled with glorious hope, I am already dreaming of where to travel to in 2017. Yes, I have been keeping an eye out for what the bigwigs of travel predict to be the best travel destinations for 2017, but my list isn’t so much about which country […]

Sydney Opera House Pylon View

Exploring Sydney’s Hottest Hood – Chippendale

If thoughts of bare-bodied hunks gyrating to cheesy top hits come to mind when you think Chippendale, stop right there. Or don’t. Who am I to judge? Chippendale, the hottest district in Sydney right now, is not to be confused with the famous Las Vegas male striptease performers, also known as the Chippendales. Once passed […]

Sydney Chippendale White Rabbit Chinese Painting

The Food and Art Lover’s Guide to 3 days in Sydney

Day 1: Check in and take a load off at 57 Hotel: Hop on the Sydney Airport Link express train to Central Station. Takes 15 minutes and costs you much less (around A$17) than a taxi ride. Buy the Opal Card – a stored value card that is the primary payment mode for the trains […]

Hobart harbour nice ship view

Hobart Highlights – Where to Eat, Stay and Play!

Waterfront cities are the best, aren’t they? No matter where, as long as the city leads to a body of water, I’m sold! Think Barcelona, Reykjavik, Sydney, even Singapore, for that matter! So obviously, I love Hobart. Well, more like I love Tasmania’s wilderness and then I love chilling out in the “city” for a […]

Tasmania Cradle Mountain 3

Tasmania Road Trip – The Ultimate Guide!

This guide follows our self-drive road trip around Tasmania, with lots of insights thrown in. Our road trip (excluding Hobart) was 4 days, but after our actual experience, I would recommend 8 days instead. You know what they say about hindsight and all. 😉 That’s not to say we didn’t thoroughly enjoy our road trip but […]

Tasmania Pumphouse Point View Across

A peaceful stay at Pumphouse Point, Tasmania!

As the electronic gates opened, granting us access to the private grounds of Pumphouse Point, I couldn’t help but think that I was in for some major pampering. And sure enough, upon arriving at the cosy reception room, we were immediately presented with flutes of bubbly while they checked us in. Then a short buggy […]