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    How to Survive a Long-Haul Flight

    The single most important flight tip to remember? The perfect flight does not exist. Spending 15 hours sardined in a large metal tube with bad food, minimal space and insomniac babies isn’t conducive to creating a breezy travel scenario. But take a handful of forward-thinking and precautionary measures before and during the flight, and you’ll […]

    The 10 best places to eat in Byron Bay

    For reasons that are entirely understandable, Byron Bay has evolved from its former mantle as spiritual home to Australia’s hippie community and is now an internationally name-checked holiday haunt for a generous mix of archetypes. Alongside keen surf hipsters there for the waves, holidaying families there for the leisurely cadence, and the annual pilgrimage of […]

    How to survive your first trip as a couple

    Ernest Hemingway said, “Never go on trips with anyone you do not love”. While you might not be in ‘L word’ territory just yet, a trip with your significant other is one that can either make or break your blossoming romance. Here are 10 tips to help survive your first trip travelling as a couple, […]

    The rise of Hong Kong cinema

    At the intersection of eastern and western cultures, Hong Kong is a city of innovation. From its iconic skyline rising up from the sea to its status as an independent city-state at the edge of China, Hong Kong refuses to conform. So it’s no wonder this city’s cinematic landscape is so special. Today, Hong Kong’s […]

    Where to eat, drink and live like a local in Sydney

    If I was to tell you about a few local favourite haunts in Sydney that will immeasurably improve your next visit to the city, could you keep a secret? They may be the kinds of places you are unlikely to find in your newest travel guide, but would like to slip in between its pages […]

    The greatest quotes about travel

    Need a final push to spur on your next big adventure? Heed the inspiring words of some of the world’s most iconic explorers, adventurers, writers and icons, who took the plunge into the great unknown and lived to tell the tale. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn’t do […]

    The 10 best bars in Adelaide right now

    It may not score the same accolades regularly doled out to Australia’s more popular culture hubs, but that doesn’t mean Adelaide is lacking in any colour or cool things to do. For one, the South Australian city is home to a thriving food and drink scene, with a more-than-modest up-curve in reputable drinking spots popping […]

    The 21 best all-American food joints in Australia

    Myriad marvellous things born in the US-of-A have been happily embraced down under (reality TV, anyone?), but none with wider open arms (and mouths) than all-American diner food. The last five years has seen a huge increase in American-themed food joints around Australia, and for good reason – who doesn’t love the idea of diving […]