The Houston Wagga Wagga – Bespoke Luxury Hotel

I had the absolute pleasure of staying at The Houston in Wagga Wagga last week, a bespoke luxury hotel with all the small touches you can think of, a stroll away from Wagga Wagga township. Which, by the way, is a hell of a lot bigger than I had expected! The hotel is...

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Muso Ramen & Gyoza Bar, Mermaid Beach

This ramen and gyoza bar in Mermaid Beach on the Gold Coast is definitely frequented by the local Japanese so I had a feeling it would be a good place. We were hungover the day after our friend’s wedding and all craving some slurpy goodness.    The gyoza came...

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Melbourne Cup Madness

I think I have only had one other Melbourne Cup that rivaled the madness of this one. And that was when I attended the Cup about seven years ago GA. Learnt my lesson there – never go to Cup Day and especially, don’t go GA. Don’t even get me started on the bathrooms!...

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Avvia Palm Beach – Hollandaise Happiness

Luckily, we found Avvia right around the corner from our AirBnB on the weekend in Palm Beach on the Gold Coast. Avvia has a beautiful little courtyard, with herbs growing right around the fence. They have a wonderful philosophy (check it out below) which makes it all...

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