I love Sydney

Sydney Do’s and Don’ts

8th April 2011

Dubious pearls of wisdom for anyone considering spending some time in Sydney...

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Mount Fuji

Getting Naked with Strangers: A Beginners’ Guide to Japanese Onsen

14th January 2011

Leave your dignity at the door - it's time to strip off, scrub up and soak away your worries with the classic Japanese onsen experience...

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Work Out Playground Bondi beach

Run for your life

11th December 2010

Apparantly over 60% of the Australian population are either overweight or obese. If you live in Sydney, however, this statistic is very hard to believe....

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Shopping Trolley Sydney 9

Sydney’s Subversive Subculture

2nd November 2010

Overall, Sydney is a jolly pleasant place to live. And I’m not just talking about the beaches and the weather – things just seem to...

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Bondi Beach

Sydney – a reluctant love affair

22nd August 2010

First impressions are everything, that’s what they say, right? First impressions are certainly important, but everything? Most certainly not. We don’t all fall in love...

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Pushkar cow

The holy puddle of Pushkar

23rd June 2010

A curious dusty town in the desert full of contradictions - holy cows eating plastic bags, a sacred lake with no water, and a priest who's more Dell Boy than Dalai Lama... welcome to the madness of Pushkar.

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Camel safari morning

Getting the hump in Rajasthan

9th May 2010

A camel safari? What a great idea! When reduced to trudging through the desert under a baking sun, we started to wonder what we had let ourselves in for...

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Koh Samui fish n chips

Leather skin and plastic heels

14th April 2010

Koh Samui - island of broken dreams. Time to sit and ponder a paradise lost? Or time to down a bottle of vodka, get sunburnt in the shape of your vest, throw a few chairs around and eat chips for breakfast? Oi Oi!

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