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Best Restaurants on the Gold Coast Queensland

Chicken Skewers at Iku Yakitori Restaurant

Picking the Top 10 restaurants in any city is a very subjective exercise. I visit the Gold Coast 4 – 5 times a year, and visit a lot of different restaurants. I have listed my favourite restaurants on the Gold

Posted in Australia, Burleigh Heads, Food, Gold Coast, Mermaid Beach, Nobby Beach, Surfers Paradise

How much do things cost in Sydney

How much do things cost in Sydney

In 2018 Sydney was listed in the Top 10 of the most expensive cities in the world. Real estate is extremely expensive and food prices have been going up. So how much should you expect to pay for a holiday

Posted in Australia, Feature article, Sydney

The best hotels in the heart of Surfers Paradise Gold Coast

Surfers Paradise Gold Coast Queensland is one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia. I am a big fan of Surfers Paradise and visit a few times a year for short breaks away from Sydney. With the beautiful stretch

Posted in Australia, Feature article, Gold Coast, Hotels, Surfers Paradise

Best Hotels with views of Sydney Harbour

Best Hotels with views of Sydney Harbour

Here is a list of the best hotels in Sydney that have awesome views over Sydney Harbour. Now these hotels are not cheap, so if you are looking for a hotel to stay for a special occasion then these are

Posted in Australia, CBD, Darling Harbour, Hotels, Sydney

Bali in Paradise Indonesian Restaurant Surfers Paradise

Bali in Paradise Restaurant Surfers Paradise

Bali in Paradise is an Indonesian Restaurant opened in the Chop Chop Asian Street Food Mall in the heart of Surfers Paradise, located right next to the Hilton Hotel. Bali in Paradise serves up a range of traditional Indonesian food

Posted in Asian, Australia, Food, Gold Coast, Indonesian, Surfers Paradise

Best Hotels Close to Sydney Chinatown

Sydney Chinatown

If you are looking for a hotel close to Sydney Chinatown then there are plenty of good options. On this page we show a range of different hotels from luxury hotels to cheap budget hotels. Check out the best hotels

Posted in Australia, CBD, Hotels, Sydney

1 day stop over in Sydney

Sydney Opera House

OK you just have a 1 day stop over in Sydney, you have arrived early in the morning and you have to pass the day away until your flight to your final destination in the evening. You don’t have alot

Posted in Australia, Feature article, Sydney

The Sparrows Mill Korean fried chicken Sydney

Spring Onion Chicken at Sparrow's Mill

A friend had told me about this place on Liverpool St in Sydney which serves the best Korean fried chicken. It is a Korean restaurant serving lots of different types of Korean food including hotpots, Korean pancakes but they also

Posted in Australia, CBD, Food, Korean, Sydney

Mr Hizolas Modern Cantonese Restaurant Burleigh Heads

Inside Mr Hizolas Modern Cantonese Restaurant

Mr Hizola’s Restaurant at Burleigh Heads Gold Coasts classifies itself as a ‘Modern Cantonese Restaurant’. From our dining experience i’d say their take on ‘modern’ is your typical nouveau cuisine, large plates with small amounts of food on it. Mr

Posted in Asian, Australia, Burleigh Heads, Chinese, Food, Gold Coast

Direct Flights from Sydney to Singapore

Scoot direct flight from Sydney to Singapore

There are plenty of options if you want to fly direct from Sydney Australia to Singapore. There are 5 airlines with direct flights from Sydney to Singapore, with a flight time of just under 8 hours, at around 7 hours

Posted in Australia, Flight Reviews, Singapore