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The Best Airbnbs in Sydney and Surrounds

We’ve scoured the internet and discovered the best Airbnbs in Sydney and surrounding suburbs, so you don’t have to. These are the best Airbnb stays you can book in Sydney, curated into one neatly packaged blog post. So, what are you waiting for? Here they are! The Best Airbnbs in Sydney Kookaburra Cottage, Sydney This quiet cottage in the…

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The Best Airbnbs outside of Melbourne

Are you planning an escape from Melbourne? Perhaps you’re looking for a weekend away to one of Melbourne’s nearby cities and towns. Well, we’ve searched the internet and done the hard work for you. These are the best Airbnbs outside of Melbourne for the perfect weekend away! The best Airbnbs outside of Melbourne A CHARMING BARN This charming barn…

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12 Places to See in the South Island

If you are planning a visit to New Zealand, these are the best places to see in the South Island. After a handful of road trips to this part of the world, I’ve found the best attractions and road trips on offer in the beautiful South Island. Enjoy! The best places to see in the South Island 1. Aoraki/Mount…

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Everything I bought in Quarantine

What a whirlwind year! You’d think I would know better by now than to enter the dark corners of the internet where online shopping temptations loom. But the truth is I haven’t been able to go on a wellness spree since I moved to South Africa. Now that I’m back in Australia and all my favourite brands are at…

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Two weeks in mandatory hotel quarantine in Australia

If you’re reading this you’re probably wondering what mandatory hotel quarantine in Australia is like. Is it a walk in the park or entirely inhumane? Just how does it feel to be locked up in a room without fresh air for two weeks? Let’s get down to it. For the back story of how I got stuck overseas, you…

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The Best New Shacks in Tasmania you can book on AirBnB

With the Tasmanian borders re-opening to tourists across Australia, there is no better time to book an escape to the apple isle. And although Tasmania has been covid free for months, there is still a lot to be said for an isolated escape in the woods or wilderness. We recently shared the coolest Airbnbs in Tasmania on the blog…

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How to feel more French

It is no secret that I am an overt francophile. And if you’re wondering what that means, it is a person who is greatly fond of France and the French lifestyle. So, simply put, that is me! I love so much about French culture – the food, the relaxed pace of life that warrants more living, the wine, the…

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Starting again (again) in your late twenties

Two months ago I was walking down the main road of Seapoint, a seaside neighbourhood of Cape Town, to my daily pilates class. It was just another week killing time before I could catch a flight “home” to Australia and I use the term home lightly because if I’m honest, I have a fickle concept of what (or where)…

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Checking In: A Staycation at Deviot Boat House

Since being back in Tasmania, I’ve had a lingering feeling that my adventures will stay closer to home for a while now. In the wake of the pandemic, I’m sure travel will resume to its former glory. But for now, I’m all about laying low and taking some time to tune into my senses and really discover my homeland…

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Where to Travel in Australia this Summer

With international travel plans still on hold and no crystal ball at my disposal, I’m starting to think 2021 will be a great opportunity to explore more of my own backyard. Wherever you are in the world, now is a great time to start travelling closer to home. And while it is tempting to never want to leave the…

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