Australia

    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 […]

    The Most Exciting New Bars And Restaurants In Sydney

    It’s easy to spend time in Sydney ticking off the iconic and awe-inspiring landmarks that have given it worthy status as a bucket-list essential, but the less-visited edges of the city are so dynamic that to bypass them on a visit would be to evade the real soul of Australia’s largest metropolis. Sydney’s urban fringe […]

    The Best Wineries in the Hunter Valley

    If your affinity for wine is equal to your love of travel you’ve come to the right place. We’ve teamed with Naked Wines so on any HotelClub booking in June 2015 you’ll receive three bottles of wine as a gift. From one group of wine lovers to another. Learn more here. Even if you’ve never been, […]

    Australia’s 13 Best Long Weekend Road Trips

    Like Robin Hood to the people of Nottingham and Kanye West to himself, the Queen of England is the hero to (excluding the residents of West Oz) pretty much every Australian locked in the nine-to-five grind. Why? Once a year, citizens of the land down under are bestowed a glorious three-day weekend courtesy of the Queen’s birthday – and, really, there ain’t much sweeter than […]

    Five Epic Australian Natural Wonders You’ve Never Heard Of

    Think natural wonders in Australia and you’re likely jolted with visions of Uluru, The 12 Apostles, Great Barrier Reef, Mount Kosciuszko. The usual suspects – and for good reason: they’re all revered globally as spectacular natural works of art. But dig a little deeper than, say, your average guidebook, and you’ll find there are myriad […]

    Exploring the Wonders of WA

    It’s only when you drink in Western Australia’s sights, sounds – and sands – that you see why many praise its coastline, deserts and national parks as the most spectacular in the country. Drive in any direction from Perth and you’ll be swiftly startled by the eye-popping natural wonders of WA. A high-quality holiday problem? Narrowing down spots to […]

    Life tastes better with a little salt

    When summer approaches in Sydney, you can almost taste the excitement. Beaches are abuzz, open air dining abounds and the dramatic harbour gleams just a little more brightly. The wharves, marinas and jetties on the harbour foreshore make waterfront dining a way of life. Sydneysiders prefer to take their coffee, cuisine and cocktails with a […]

    What’s Happening on Australia Day 2014

    Your Australia Day Social Planner The Australia Day long weekend holds a special place in the hearts of Aussies – as well as helping us through the January back-to-work slump, it provides a good excuse to beat our chests about this great land of ours. From beer can throwing to rubber ducky races, there are […]