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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Things to do in: Canberra

Things to do in: Canberra

Canberra is a having a moment — and we suggest you check it out for yourself. Maybe it’s the colder winters (relative to the rest of Australia), but in recent years Canberra locals have been focusing on great coffee and fine food, using local produce and drawing on the many...

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Secrets still hide in Sydney’s Kings Cross

Secrets still hide in Sydney’s Kings Cross

It’s a windy yet warm evening, and I’m standing under a large Coca-Cola billboard in Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs. On either side of me is a Sydney Urban Adventures tour guide (who asked not to be named due to the sensitive nature of the tour) and a fellow tour-goer. We’re about...

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24 hours in: Canberra

24 hours in: Canberra

Coming to Canberra for a short visit and want to make the most of your time? The main thing to know is that Canberra has an amazing bike path network, and cycling is often the quickest, most convenient and hands-down most fun way to get around! On two wheels, you...

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The complete guide to: Melbourne travel

The complete guide to: Melbourne travel

Melbourne is one of those cities that you have to love (even if you’re from Sydney!). Fantastic coffee, cool street art, lively bars and clubs, bohemian districts and tucked-away laneways hiding epic finds all make it a city worth exploring for several days. To help you make the most of...

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24 hours in: Melbourne

24 hours in: Melbourne

Headed to Melbourne, but with a time-strapped schedule? Of course, we recommend you spend your vacay hanging out with us, but if you’re still looking for something to do after your food tour or cocktail adventure, we also have a few suggestions (courtesy of our expert local Melbourne tour guides,...

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Here’s how you should spend one night in Cairns

Here’s how you should spend one night in Cairns

If you thought Cairns was your gateway to the Great Barrier Reef, the rainforests and all things green and gorgeous, you’re wrong. That’s because Cairns, snuggled between looming mountains and valleys and known for its distinct tropical vibe, is so much more than a mere stopover. I suggest spending at...

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The complete guide to: Canberra travel

The complete guide to: Canberra travel

Just ranked by Lonely Planet as the #3 city in the world to visit in 2018 and packing a big punch for a small, easygoing city, Canberra is where nature and outdoor adventure can be found alongside cultural must-sees and burgeoning local food and coffee precincts. Our local Canberra guides...

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A walk through the stories of The Rocks, Sydney

A walk through the stories of The Rocks, Sydney

I joined the Sydney with Conviction tour assuming I knew most of what there was to know about Sydney’s founding. As an Australian, I know about the First Fleet, the convicts who arrived here by boat, and the impact that the arrival brought to the local indigenous people living here....

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The multicultural magic of Melbourne’s markets

The multicultural magic of Melbourne’s markets

Mix together a Brasilian tour guide working at a nut shop, Greek ladies selling Australian Cranberries, Melburnians who can talk about eggs as if they are the best-kept secret ever, and dim sim that people travel for from across the state, and you’ve got your perfect playground for a Multicultural...

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