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  • Monterey Bay Aquarium, Monterey, California, USA

    Monterey Bay Aquarium

    A must-visit in Monterey, California, the Monterey Bay Aquarium is a non-profit public aquarium that is located on the site of a former sardine cannery on Cannery Row. The aquarium opened to the public in 1984, and now houses more than 35,000 creatures, with over 550 species in 34 major galleries. The Monterey Bay Aquarium aims to inspire […] Read more…

  • Phuket Day Trips: Phang Nga Bay & James Bond Island

    Four Bucket List Destinations Worth Saving Up For

    Travel is expensive. There, I’ve stated the obvious. It costs a lot of money to travel around the world, particularly when you’re based in Australia and faced with expensive flights and exchange rates that are usually not in my favour as an Australian. While I’ve talked in the past about ways I save money to […] Read more…


  • Hotel Review: The Langham Sydney, Australia

    Hotel Review: The Langham Sydney

    For a slice of luxury in historic Rocks district, you can’t go past the The Langham, Sydney. A few blocks removed from the hustle and bustle of the CBD streets, The Langham feels like a peaceful world unto itself, with luxurious furnishings, elegant rooms and attentive staff. The Langham Sydney is a renowned 5-star hotel. It […] Read more…

  • Thai-Riffic!

    Sydney School Holiday Activities: Thai-riffic! at the Lendlease Darling Quarter Theatre

    The Sydney winter school holidays are always the hardest holidays to entertain kids. With a strong possibility of cold days needing to be spent indoors, I always recommend families book into at least one activity where possible so there is a guarantee of a fun day out where no one is freezing. During the Sydney […] Read more…


  • Parliament House, Canberra, ACT, Australia

    The Best Things To Do In Canberra With Kids

    Australia’s capital city is pretty much a playground for kids to engage in art, history and nature. You won’t be short on ways to spend a fun (and educational!) few days in Canberra with kids. Things To Do In Canberra With Kids National Gallery of Australia The National Gallery of Australia (NGA) is the national art […] Read more…

  • Australian War Memorial, Canberra, ACT

    Canberra Travel Guide: Australian War Memorial

    A must-visit in Canberra, the Australian War Memorial is Australia’s national memorial to the members of its armed forces and supporting organisations who have died or participated in wars involving Australia. It’s a sobering visit that requires attention and time, and I would advise leaving aside the majority of a day to adequately explore its […] Read more…


  • The School Run Blogging Rut: A Day In The Life of a WFH Mum

    The School Run Blogging Rut: A Day In The Life of a WFH Mum

    This year has a big one in our family with the little one starting full time kindergarten. I had been thinking this change would actually lead to an increase in my productivity as I’d have two extra days to work, but something quite the opposite has happened. It turns out that five straight days, week […] Read more…

  • A Day in The Life of a WHF Freelance Writer/Blogger and Mum

    My excellent friend Jayne at Girl Tweets World recently wrote this hilarious look at a day in the life of a non-travelling travel blogger. I absolutely love peeks into people’s lives, especially when they are as funny as Jayne is. While Jayne and my jobs are fairly similar (we are both WFH writers/bloggers), thinking about how […] Read more…