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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11 travel movies to feed your wanderlust

11 travel movies to feed your wanderlust

Movies are one of the best mediums for inspiring travel. From epic adventures to stunning landscapes, movies offer inspiration, making us want to replicate what we see on the big screen within our own travels. Here’s a round-up of some of our favourite wanderlust-inducing films. One Week Many Canadians dream...

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Food Friday: Five Sydney Bakeries You Don’t Want To Miss

Food Friday: Five Sydney Bakeries You Don’t Want To Miss

I had heard rumours of a few places in Sydney boasting the best sticky buns and pies to die for. So, of course, I thought I should test them out for myself, just to be sure. These are my tried-and-tested picks for the best bakeries in Sydney. The Fine Food...

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Getting To Know Newtown, Sydney

Getting To Know Newtown, Sydney

Sydney’s Inner Western Suburb of Newtown is chockfull of boutiques, bakeries and unique bars. Armed with a nose for good coffee I hopped on a bus from Central to check it out. One of the first places I discovered was the Max Brenner Chocolate Bar. As a confessed chocoholic this...

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4 Foot-Friendly Cities for Runners

4 Foot-Friendly Cities for Runners

Real travellers know the best way to see a city isn’t behind the window of a tour bus—it’s on foot. And when those feet are flying, whether it’s through the downtown core or into an urban park oasis, you can get in a workout along with your sightseeing. Whether you’re...

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Photo of the Week: Transformation in Vivid Sydney

Photo of the Week: Transformation in Vivid Sydney

This week, the Local Takeover has our Instagram feed glowing with photos from Vivid Sydney, an annual lights, music, and ideas festival. We love how Sydney is transformed into a magical playground at night – like this Martin Place building coming to life as a big leafy tree!

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