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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 …

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 …

It’s that time of year, when love is in the air, and I’m not just talking about Valentine’s Day. The Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras is the perfect time to celebrate all kinds of love, whether you’re taken, single or playing the field. But don’t be fooled – the Mardi Gras parade is not …

There’s something glorious about a getaway that doesn’t involve using any precious annual leave. It feels like a little life win. A gift to yourself, if you will. Because, let’s face it, #adulting can be tough and occasionally a city girl has just GOT to get out of the urban jungle. You with me? And …

On Saturday, Wotif launched the Festival of Snags in Mudgee, NSW after a four-month-long initiative designed to get more Aussies travelling in their own backyard. And what a banger of a day it was! It was amazing… and delicious… and hilarious… and way too much fun. Here are some of our highlights from the day. …

Is Mudgee, NSW, on your holiday radar? It should be – and if it’s not, it will be by the end of this blog post. Read on for my top six reasons why you need a Mudgee getaway ASAP. I promise they’re not all wine-related 😉 1. But, seriously, the wine is amazing You can’t …

Mudgee, NSW, is one of Australia’s most delicious destinations. It’s home to fantastic wineries, incredible restaurants, and amazing farmers’ markets, as well as stunning scenery and beautiful heritage buildings – all just a 3.5hr drive from Sydney. It’s also a finalist in our Festival of Wot competition, with a chance to win its very own …

Do you hear that? It’s the sound of QLD and NSW battling it out to see which state reigns supreme. It’s almost time for Game 2 of State of Origin and it’s looking to be a nail-biter. QLD might have taken out Game 1, but the competition’s far from over – and it’s not limited …

Ahh, Byron Bay. A place that mixes salt, sand, food, drink, food, shopping, nature, food, sunshine – and did I mention food? It’s a destination I’ve visited more times than I can count. With a hospitality scene to rival Sydney’s and built around one of Australia’s best surfing spots, one blog post can only scratch …

It’s time to lighten up, friends 😉 Why? Because the Southern Hemisphere’s LARGEST festival of light, music and ideas is about to hit the Harbour City. Yep, Vivid Sydney is back in 2019, from Friday 24 May to Saturday 15 June. If you’ve never experienced the bright, inspiring and downright AMAZING festival that is Vivid, …