5 of the most-watched summer Olympic opening ceremonies

The opening ceremony is one of the best-loved parts of any Olympic games, as it signals a summer of sport across the world. But with a whole host of countries providing what can only be described as spectacular, shows lasting multiple hours, which ones proved the most popular among a global audience? As part of […]

A summer German holiday at Schwan Locke in Munich

Schwan Locke hotel

You normally think of Berlin when Germany comes to mind. But that’s just one city in a long string of many, many ancient and beautiful cities that make up the now unified German country. Ever considered Munich? Well, as it turns out, you should because a pioneering lifestyle aparthotel has recently opened, the Schwan Locke aparthotel. […]

Get your coffee and cannoli delivered around Melbourne

Cannoleria Caffe & Cannoli Kit 1

Because coffee and desserts are life and because Melbourne’s a miserable place of lockdown hell, there’s some good news! To try to lift Melburnians spirits this week, Cannoleria has announced a Caffè e Cannoli Kit for delivery across the city, including Geelong! In collaboration with Roast Art @ Home, the specialist of at home coffee roasting, Cannoleria has […]

The Greek holiday you need: Santorini Wellness Oasis at Mystique

Mystique Hotel Santorini beach Greece

After the last almost two years we’ve had, you can’t be blamed for need a bit (read: a LOT) of downtime. So, why not get some? Thanks to the fact UK residents can now travel to a few prime locations around Europe, now’s the time to seize the opportunity to visit that long-awaited destination of […]

Holiday in the Maldives: Baglioni is open on Maagau Island

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Since 10 July, the Baglioni has reopened their newly refurbished 21 beachside pool villas which are simply stunning. And the time to book a trip is now! Located on the island of Maagau within the pristine Dhaalu Atoll, just 40 minutes by seaplane from Malé, the Baglioni Resort Maldives is back open for bookings, offering […]

Never stop listening: JBL’s LIVE 650 and TUNE 225

Happy couple

With strong battery life, fast pairing and of course, JBL’s legendary sound, some of the latest by JBL is keeping eardrums humming the country-over. Ideal for anyone on-the-go, JBL knows what’s the best for keeping the world’s hustle and bustle at bay, allowing you to expertly and musically go about life to the soundtrack of […]

Drink coffee, get paid

Looking for a job to froth over? In celebration of the launch of their reformulated Cafe for Baristas Almond Milk, leading plant-based milk brand, Vitasoy Australia has today announced they’re on the hunt for Australia’s Biggest Coffee Nut to become their Chief Coffee Taster! It usually takes a few minutes for ads to appear on […]

Black Star Pastry Sydney and Good Times Milk Bar Melbourne join forces

Black Star Pastry watermellon cake

In a mouth-watering collaboration, cake extraordinaire Black Star Pastry is teaming up with the one and only Good Times Milk Bar for a three-day pop up that will tempt every sweet tooth between Sydney and Melbourne. Black Star Pastry are a Sydney bakery, famous for their Instagram-renowned cake made of watermelon. This July, they’ll bring their cake down to Bentleigh in Melbourne to the Good Times Milk Bar […]

Cocktails in lockdown: Dubliner whiskey

New look and same great ol’ taste, the Dubliner whiskey from the Irish heartland works well in cocktails and with lockdown upon Australia and nothing better to do, why not make some? Honeycomb Espresso Martini 60ml Dubliner Whiskey & Honeycomb Liqueur 30ml Espresso 15ml Mr Black Coffee Liqueur Shake all ingredients with ice in a cocktail shaker […]

Book Club key to surviving the winter blues? Top tips for starting one

Reading book

– Lucy Pearson, Bibliotherapist and Scribd Ambassador It’s no secret that I have a love affair with reading. Beyond expanding my mind and helping me relax, one of the things I love most about a great read is discussing a text, whether that’s at the Bondi Literary Salon or with friends.   Clearly I am not […]

Tips on the second-hand car inspection process and buying the right car for you

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Aussies’ love affair with second-hand cars has had a huge resurgence following the pandemic, but many still find the inspection process nerve-wracking and confusing. New research from mycar Tyre & Auto reveals nearly two-thirds (64%) of Australians are planning on buying a car in the next two years and, due to the financial constraints of […]

Picnic with the Queen: Buckingham Palace opens gardens to public

Buckingham Palace garden

Buckingham Palace, official residence and mothership of the British Monarchy is trying something new. The Palace Gardens, the largest privately owned garden in London, is now ticketed and open to the public for picnics, walks and sun-soaked (if you’re lucky) enjoyment! Alcohol’s prohibited, but picnic baskets, blankets and nibbles can be brought – or purchased […]