What Americans Really Think of Australia

For any Aussie travelling in America, they can most likely attest that they’ve been met with some funny questions. Americans tend to have some odd misconceptions about Australia and its people, from its killer wildlife, kangaroo plagues, and love of Fos...Read more

The Best Coffee in Brisbane

No Meriton apartment would be complete without a great coffee shop nearby. There’s nothing better than waking up and indulging in a perfect cup of silky smooth coffee, the rich aroma doing its job to get you bright and ready for the day ahead. Whether y...Read more

10 Road Trips Every Queenslander Should Take

From world famous beaches to lush tropical rainforests, historic mining towns to enormous gorges, there’s so much to see and do in Queensland. The best way to explore it all? Take a road trip! Road tripping is a fantastic way to explore areas off the be...Read more

The Top 10 Road Trips in NSW

NSW is home to some spectacular roads, where discovery and sheer pleasure awaits. From the Kosciuszko Alpine Way in the Snowy Mountains to the Legendary Pacific Coast that weaves its way up from Sydney to Brisbane, there are plenty of drives that ensure a...Read more

Sydney in 48 Hours: What to Do, Where to Shop and Where to Eat

Lucky enough to find yourself with a 48 hour stopover in Sydney? Visiting the city for a wedding and have yourself a couple of extra days? Maybe you’re heading to the NSW capital for work but don’t like the idea of all business and no play? Whatever y...Read more

A Gold Coast Guide to January Events

As families flock to the beautiful Gold Coast for summer holiday fun, more exciting events are added to the list of things to do. From dancing the night away and movies under the stars to nature trails and great food and wine, there’s plenty happening i...Read more

Best of Brisbane’s Events This January

Music and performing arts runs through the veins of the people of Brisbane, so it’s little wonder there’s always something happening in Brisbane. Notable Brisbane folk include musician Kate Miller-Heidke, opera singer Lisa Gasteen, and bands Powderfin...Read more

Sydney’s Top January 2015 Events

The party season may be winding down, but that doesn’t mean it has to stop entirely. Sydney in January is still alive with hundreds of exciting events, from markets and exhibitions to sporting events and summer holiday fun. Here’s a look at some of th...Read more

The Ultimate Guide to Speaking Like an Aussie

Perhaps you’re struggling to understand it, have a fascination with it or, for whatever reason, you just have a desire to replicate the Australian accent. Whatever the case is, getting to know the linguistics behind the Australian accent is the best pla...Read more

13 Ways to Spend Christmas in Sydney

Christmas can be a tough time when you’re traveling as, more often than not, you’re away from your family and usual holiday traditions. The good news is that although it may be a lot warmer than what you’re used to, Sydney during Christmas is one of...Read more