Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park

So one year post America and New Zealand, we found ourselves on another family road trip to the acclaimed RED CENTRE OF AUSTRALIA - that is Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park. Having been a destination our family has wanted to go to for the past decade, we jumped at the chance when Jetstar had a … Continue reading Uluru – Kata Tjuta National Park

Kata Tjuta

Our anticipated sunrise at Kata Tjuta dune viewing area was unfortunately a washout because it rained almost all of today... the best things always come as a surprise in the end! The locals we had met said apparently Kata Tjuta was "even more beautiful" than Uluru in the rain so we were pretty excited. Once … Continue reading Kata Tjuta

Kings Canyon

Kings Canyon is absolutely worth the trip if you're visiting Uluru. It's a 3 hour drive for one main hike a few scenic stops on the way so it can be easily done in a day. Again, plan your hiking times accordingly to avoid being a roast chicken in the Australian dessert. Impressive canyon views … Continue reading Kings Canyon

5-Day Itinerary for Uluru

Day 1: ARRIVAL We arrived on a 10 am morning flight and hopped on the free AAT shuttle bus offered by Ayers Rock Resort that takes you straight to Yulara - just follow the beeline of people! We had a couple of hours to kill so we checked out the free activities offered by the … Continue reading 5-Day Itinerary for Uluru

Tips for Uluru

The great thing about Uluru Kata Tjuta National Park is that there is truly something for EVERYONE'S travelling style. From adventure, to luxury, to budget and it's not hard to get the big bucket items ticked off in a few days! Here are some ESSENTIAL tips and tricks to make your ultimate Uluru trip! Duration … Continue reading Tips for Uluru

Best Parma of the Yarra Valley

HAM, TOMATO AND STRINGS OF MELTED CHEESE - all loaded on a crispy chicken PARMA with a pot of sparkling apple cider straight from the local brewery. The heartiest way to end our day trip across the Yarra Valley! After a day of cruising through the famed, sprawling green vineyards speckled with the orange leaves … Continue reading Best Parma of the Yarra Valley

Melbourne’s Best Desserts

"The way to someone's heart is through their stomach." Or in my case, it's very much DESSERT. You'll be challenged to find someone who has a sweet tooth that can rival mine (challenge accepted)... from gelato, to cheesecake, to croissants... the amount of sugar my body can take in one sitting without a sugar overload … Continue reading Melbourne’s Best Desserts

Melbourne’s Best Cafes

One hundred Melbourne cafes and 5 years of a food Instagram later, I've finally curated a long overdue list of my personal favourite Melbourne brunch cafes! After riding the insurmountable wave of brunch cafes that have been taking over Melbourne (and even globally) over the past few years, safe to say it definitely takes quite … Continue reading Melbourne’s Best Cafes

Bent-Oh South Yarra

A new Japanese casual dining spot right across South Yarra Station, Bent-Oh South Yarra is definitely a convenient place for a quick lunch break or dinner takeaway for those too lazy to whip up a meal themselves. A step up from the simple takeaway sushi place, Bent-Oh does offer a small array of seasonal sushi … Continue reading Bent-Oh South Yarra

Abacus Bar and Kitchen

After being a highly successful brunch cafe for many years, Abacus Bar and Kitchen has successfully expanded its culinary expertise in Modern Australian cuisine to offer up a similarly popular dinner menu. Sipping on happy hour cocktails in the beautiful alfresco dining terrace, with an interior decorated by green bushes, floor to ceiling open spaces … Continue reading Abacus Bar and Kitchen