Winning ideas to make the most of the snow this Australian winter

Because it’s bloody freezing, beach visits are out, so what are you going to do? Go to the snow! Here are some tips to do it right. Wear sunscreen. The cold doesn’t stop the UV rays – in fact, the snow actually reflects the sun’s rays, meaning double exposure when on the slopes. Using a […]

Europe’s most liveable city might not be what you think

Monocle has announced their annual ranking of the top 25 most liveable cities in the world, with some really interesting results.  Copenhagen takes the top spot on the list, closely followed by Zürich, Lisbon, Helsinki and Stockholm.  With 3DaysOfDesign in Copenhagen kicking off this week, the news will be welcome to the local design scene and all those visiting! For something new […]

Your interstate best friend: The Toyota Landcruiser 300 7-seat monster

Cars are all about context, right? You don’t get a convertible Volkswagen Eos to hit the outback. Much less do you get a Ford Wildtrak for simple trips to the shop. But on the odd occasion you find a car that’s equal parts massive and practical that makes you think, ‘oh yeah, that works’. Say […]

Planning a staycation in Melbourne? Your choice of hotel matters: Avani Melbourne Central Residences

Melbourne is Australia’s city of culture. So when you plan a visit, you need to be sure of three things: you’ve planned a visit to a gallery, you know which restaurant you’re visiting and you’ve made sure you’re staying at a hotel that’s got your best interests at heart. This is why you need to […]

The Garden State: 6 things to love about living in Victoria

The 12 Apostles rock formation in Port Campbell National Park, a major Australian natural landmark on the Great Ocean Road. A long exposure of the 12 Apostles taken at night.

Although we’re known as the garden state for a reason, there’s plenty more to love about living in Victoria than just our gorgeous parks and greenery. Take the perks on this list for example: Our Beautiful Beaches There’s something magical about the beaches here in Victoria. Crisp blue water, soft, warm sand, and plenty of […]

Reasons to travel to Nantucket in Massachusetts

Are you looking for an incredible and serene destination to visit this year? Look no further than Nantucket. This island off the coast of Massachusetts is home to stunning beaches, charming villages, and world-class restaurants. What’s more, Nantucket is one of the most charming vacation destinations in New England. You can easily book a local […]

Learn how to travel again with Lonely Planet’s new experience guides

Aberdeen Scotland

With the world unlocked and travel now a thing again, Lonely Planet has released a new range of pocket-sized guides for the savvy traveller. Or, just anyone who needs a bit of friendly reminding of how to travel and see the world again. Called the Lonely Planet Experience series, it’s a range of guides for […]

The ultimate road trip in Australia – as voted by everyone

Road trip

The Great Ocean Road has been named the Nextbase Ultimate Aussie Road Trip 2022. So, if ever there was a time to hire a car, buy a car, borrow a car – it’s now. With over 1,600 votes, the Great Ocean Road finished ahead of Broome to Kununurra via the Kimberleys, WA and the Tasmanian […]