5 Sydney Establishments Where You Can Drink With the Flies and Look at the Sky

There are few things more Australian than enjoying a drink at the end of a long day. Solo travellers don't need to miss out on the fun at these great Sydney pubs.   Ivy Bar. Image credit: Alpha via Flickr 1. Courthouse Hotel, Newton The Courthouse Hotel in Newtown has one of Sydney's most famous beer gardens, a wide open space that's twice as large as the historic pub's interior which is open to people from all walks of life. The traditionalists enjoy Carlton, Reschs, and New on tap, ... [More]

5 Top Places to Grab a Quick Bite in Sydney

Sydney is a favourite destination for any discerning foodie, with plenty of delicious places to grab a bite - from three-hatted restaurants to awesome food trucks. Whatever your budget, you'll find something to tickle your taste buds at these grouse places that you can reach in your rental car. 1. Harry's Café de Wheels: a Sydney Institution   Image credit: Eva Rinaldi via Flickr Since 1938, Harry's Café de Wheels has served meat pies from Cowper Wharf Road, Woolloomoolo... [More]

Weekend Trips From Perth: Touring the Margaret River

Margaret River is located on the western coast of Australia located 277 kilometres south of Perth. The area is well known for being a popular surfing destination and its excellent wine. If you're looking for a fun weekend getaway from Perth, take your rental car down the coast to explore these great Margaret River destinations. Image credit: Robert Young Take a Walk Through History While the area under Margaret River has more than 150 caves, Mammoth Cave is one of the most popular because o... [More]

Coffee Break: 5 Best Perth Cafes

The city of Perth is no stranger to good coffee. If you need to warm up, or just need a little pick-me-up, here is our list of some of the best cafés around Perth.   Image credit: Russell James Smith City Farm Café You wouldn't expect to find a farm in the middle of Perth, but City Farm Café has transformed an old battery recycling plant and scrap yard into the only urban farm in the city. Before you even enter the farm, you'll hear the chickens and roosters cluckin... [More]