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Your Guide To The Biennale Of Sydney
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Your Guide To The Biennale Of Sydney

Sydney is Los Angeles and Melbourne is Manhattan, or so the stereotyped comparison often goes, implying the former Australian city is all sun and surf while the latter is the only location for serious arts […]

A Foodie’s Guide Where To Eat And Drink In Melbourne
A Foodie’s Guide Where To Eat And Drink In Melbourne

A Foodie’s Guide Where To Eat And Drink In Melbourne

It’s no secret Melburnians (yes, I had to Google that), take a certain pride in Melbourne’s cultural offerings. Though I haven’t been yet, I’ve heard many an Australian dismissively refer to Sydney as the Miami […]

Top 6 Sydney Beaches That Aren’t Named Bondi
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Top 6 Sydney Beaches That Aren’t Named Bondi

Beyond the skin, sex and parking meters of Bondi Beach and the other classic Sydney swimming stops, there are plenty of other beaches, harbors, coves and hideaways to explore. Some are little-known, while others sometimes […]

Australia v. New Zealand Skiing: A Rumble On The Slopes
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Australia v. New Zealand Skiing: A Rumble On The Slopes

You might have heard there’s just a bit of rivalry between Australia and New Zealand — a fairly healthy spirit of antagonism and one-upmanship which permeates everything from sports to music. It’s okay. They don’t […]

Uluru In The Rain: How The Worst Weather Can Make For The Best Vacation
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Uluru In The Rain: How The Worst Weather Can Make For The Best Vacation

As the plane shook and bounced its way through the remnants of Cyclone Yasi, the strongest storm ever to hit Australia, I began to wonder if I was on the right flight. Inside my head […]

Top 6 Hipster Neighborhoods Around The World
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Top 6 Hipster Neighborhoods Around The World

Once an evasive creature contained to their natural habitats in Williamsburg, Portland and Austin, hipster culture is now globally ubiquitous. Blame it on cultural imperialism, the undeniable twee delight of appliqué birds, or the sheer convenience of […]

Why You’re More Likely To Encounter A Shark Attack Than Ever Before
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Why You’re More Likely To Encounter A Shark Attack Than Ever Before

No matter how comfortable we are in the water, no matter how many times we have swum at the same beach or surfed the same waves, a flicker of dread runs through our tender minds […]

Oprah To Australia; Australians Leaving In Record Numbers: Coincidence?
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Oprah To Australia; Australians Leaving In Record Numbers: Coincidence?

How many places in the world have you traveled to and not run into an Aussie? That’s what I though, it doesn’t happen. It’s like trying to go on a trip and not see a […]

Exploring Sydney’s Sassy Harbor
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Exploring Sydney’s Sassy Harbor

Sydney, in many ways exudes the vibe that sort of says: “I’m the best city in Australia.” With its almost-perfect weather, sexy beaches, magnificent harbor, and the Opera House that seems to top it all […]

Australia: Way Bigger Than Your Puny Continent
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Australia: Way Bigger Than Your Puny Continent

Australia is big, everyone knows that, but laying out there in the middle of a couple of oceans, it’s hard to tell just how big it is. Drivable? Bikeable? Walkable? Yes, but only if you’re […]