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Although I was desperate for the chance to get away for a few days after six months of becoming all too familiar with my own four walls, it wasn’t until I returned home that I realised just how much I needed a break. So, if it’s been a few years, months (or weeks 😉) since …

Aren’t weddings beautiful things? There’s nothing quite like all your friends and family witnessing you and your beloved committing to each other and sharing your love. It’s also a lot of hard work, though – so as soon as you’ve said ‘I do’, it’s only right to move right into relaxation mode and onto a …

Forget landmarks and selfie spots: the real drawcard of exploring a new destination is the chance to sample some new spoils. And while we may have dreamed about a break in the Barossa or hungered for the Hunter Valley, there are plenty of other places around Australia that do food and wine very, very well. …

Chances are you’ve had so many awesome things cancelled this year. In my case, weddings, holidays and family gatherings were replaced by homeschooling, job uncertainty and takeaway food delivery. Sitting on the couch has never been more exhausting. If you feel like you’ve been losing it a little (or a lot), I can guarantee you’re …

What was I thinking?! For years, I’ve had the regional New South Wales town of Orange firmly on my list of ‘one day’ travel spots but never quite got around to making it happen. Then, travel options for this Sydney girl became a little limited (thanks COVID) and Orange suddenly skyrocketed into my shortlist. And …

Roadside selfie stops next to a giant piece of fruit. The crunch of breadcrumbs as your knife glides through a schnitty. The feeling of grass between your toes, a bowl in your hand and the sun beaming down on your back. There are some things that are just uniquely Aussie and, earlier this year, we …

I say potato scallop, you say potato cake: we all have our own local favourites (and local ways of describing them!). Which is why we’re excited to share the state finalists for the 2020 Wotif Uniquely Aussie Awards. Did your favourite make the cut? The finalist list offers plenty of road trip pitstop inspo for …

From the cotton-ball ears of a lazy koala to the cheeky grin of a quokka, Australia has some pretty adorable animals to admire. If you’re building a bucket-list of creatures to get up close and personal with, start here. These are the best places around Australia to see your favourite animals in their natural habitat. …

There are a more than a few love-to-have items on our checklist for holiday brimming with romance: fireplaces, shared brunches and luxurious baths big enough for two for starters. Romantic getaways can really reignite your passion for each other and soaking tubs aside, the most important part of ANY romantic weekend is privacy. When it …

Not sure how to keep the kids entertained these school holidays? We’ve got your back! Download our free kids activity pack and get ready for loads of holiday fun. Whether you’re heading on a family road trip or staying at home, there’s something in there for all travel-loving kiddies. Wot’s included? Connect the dots and …