What It’s Like To Live In Melbourne Compared To Sydney

What It’s Like To Live In Melbourne Compared To Sydney

A personal look at what it’s like to live in Melbourne compared to Sydney now that I’ve spent more than a year as a resident in both.* *3 years in Sydney and 1 year in…

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House-hunting in Australia is eerily similar to online dating – and I hate it!

House-hunting in Australia is eerily similar to online dating – and I hate it!

Now that a million fluffy cushions have been strewn and we’re starting to feel fully settled in our new digs in Melbourne the horror of finding somewhere to live has started to fade. But only…

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Time To Say Goodbye… To Sydney

Time To Say Goodbye… To Sydney

Goodbye bridge, goodbye harbour, goodbye Opera House. Goodbye coastal walks, Bondi brunches, daily dips in the pool. *Gulps* The time has come for us to say to goodbye to Sydney and it’s not something I’m…

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8 Things Melbourne Does Better Than Sydney

8 Things Melbourne Does Better Than Sydney

Sydney is the Australian city that is all so pretty but Melbourne gets one over Sydney when it comes to quality of living. (According to the Economist who voted Melbourne the world’s most liveable city…

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Best Places To Take Guests In Sydney

Best Places To Take Guests In Sydney

We’ve just spent the Easter hols showing off Sydney’s best sides to my parents who came from the UK for a visit. We also hosted my sister who came over at Christmas so now we’re…

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Sydney Living: Local’s Guide To Alexandria

Sydney Living: Local’s Guide To Alexandria

Alexandria looks like a pretty underwhelming suburb on the outside. Found in Sydney’s inner west, somewhere between the airport, Newtown and the CBD, you may have driven through this residential-meets-industrial neighbourhood without even realising it. We’ve…

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Vivid Sydney 2016: The Best Bits

Vivid Sydney 2016: The Best Bits

I’ve got to hand it to the people in charge of Sydney. Just as the days start to get a little cooler and you wonder what to do of a weekend now it’s too nippy…

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Our Intimate & Low-Key Sydney Harbour Wedding Ceremony

Our Intimate & Low-Key Sydney Harbour Wedding Ceremony

You may be wondering why this blogger gets to have 2 weddings. It certainly wasn’t what we set out to do (I thought planning one was stressful enough!) but upon discovering what paperwork we’d need to…

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Sydney’s Rocking: Review of We Will Rock You at the Sydney Lyric Theatre

Sydney’s Rocking: Review of We Will Rock You at the Sydney Lyric Theatre

You know you’re in for a good show when your face is rocked off before the curtains even open. From start to finish We Will Rock You delivers exactly what it promises. Hit after hit…

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What To See, Do & Share On Social Media At Vivid Sydney 2016

What To See, Do & Share On Social Media At Vivid Sydney 2016

I remember being in London last year and coverage of Vivid Sydney coming on the news. 1.7 million visitors, it said, had turned up to see the spectacular light and sound installations that had transformed…

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