Melbourne’s best street food may not be what you expect…

Melbourne’s best street food may not be what you expect…

To any non-Australian it may be surprising to learn that, for decades, a simple hardware store chain has steadily ‘cemented’ its roots in the street food scene Down Under. Just ask any Melbournian worth their salt where to go for a tasty, hot street food snack on weekends that won’t...

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12 Best City Breaks for TV fans

12 Best City Breaks for TV fans

Fancy checking out Sherlock Holmes’ iconic apartment in London? Or dining out in one of Carrie Bradshaw’s favourite restaurants in NYC? Pay homage to a TV show that’s meant something to you by visiting the old haunts of your favourite characters. Here are our local guides’ top picks for the...

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Things to do in Sydney

Things to do in Sydney

Sydney is jam packed with fun things to see and do – from amazing beaches and trendy bars, to unique neighbourhoods made for aimless wandering. Not sure where to start? Our local city guides are sharing some of their top picks for what not to miss on a visit to...

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The complete guide to: Sydney travel

The complete guide to: Sydney travel

Whether you want to soak up the sun on spectacular beaches, enjoy world-renowned restaurants, see iconic sights like the Sydney Opera House, take advantage of numerous ways to get active both on and off the water, or simply spend time exploring the city’s many markets, unique neighbourhoods and public gardens,...

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24 Hours in Sydney

24 Hours in Sydney

Stopping by Sydney for a short and sweet visit? Believe it or not, it’s totally possible to pack in some of the city’s best sights even if time is tight. Our local guides are sharing the perfect itinerary for spending an unforgettable 24 hours in Sydney! Early morning (approx. 7am...

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My neighbourhood guide to Flinders Lane, Melbourne

My neighbourhood guide to Flinders Lane, Melbourne

Our guide Sonja is a big fan of Melbourne’s trendy Flinders Lane. She’s been living in Melbourne for four years and is a big fan of the city’s famous coffee culture. Here she gives you her tips on what to see and do in one of Melbourne’s top shopping and...

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Complete Guide to LGBTQ Sydney

Complete Guide to LGBTQ Sydney

Sydney is one of the world’s friendliest and safest cities for the LGBTQ community. Here is Urban Adventures’ guide to having the ultimate LGBTQ-related good time in Australia’s camp capital… Safety Although Australia was late to join the same-sex marriage party but nevertheless, Sydney is a very gay-friendly city. In...

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Where to celebrate Pride in 2019

Where to celebrate Pride in 2019

There are some cities that just know how to do Pride right and with the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall protests just around the corner, there’s no better time to celebrate all things queer and wonderful! Pride’s origins are in the recognition of the gay/lesbian/bisexual/transgender lifestyle but over the years...

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Why this boozy tour is the best introduction to Melbourne

Why this boozy tour is the best introduction to Melbourne

After living in Australia for a year, I’ve learned there are few things Aussies love more than an ice cold beer. Well, maybe a cocktail or two followed by a nice bottle of wine. It’s no secret that Australians love to drink, so the Melbourne Booze Makes History Tour was...

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The complete guide to: Perth travel

The complete guide to: Perth travel

So, you’re travelling to Perth — smart choice! Whether you’re coming for the beaches, fantastic weather, abundance of green space, myriad cultural activities, great restaurants and bars (or all of the above), our local Perth tour guides have the scoop on everything you need to know about getting there, getting...

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