It ain't all doom and gloom
Look, the world is a little crazy right now. With a global pandemic looming over us, rightfully we've all been a little bit down in the dumps. But, there's some good news. It ain't all bad - despite the sadness and scary world, Aussies are coming together, here's some positive stuff.
Happy Chinese New Year
Happy Chinese New Year! We're saying goodbye to the Pig and celebrating the Year of the Rat. Brisbane has a hold lot of fun, cool and exciting things on offer. Check out what's on in Brisbane this time round.
It's Chrissy in Brissy
Hey there, Brisbanians. It's summer time, and we're sure you're feeling the heat. With the heat seemingly taking over the city, don't stress. Blast some air con, pour yourself another frozen margarita (or any cold drink of your choice), and relax, unwind and check out some of hottest gigs, cafes and festival in Brissy.
Rural and Resplendent
After the recent devastating bushfires, there’s a perception that the whole Scenic Rim region burnt down – when in reality only 1% of the area was affected. Because of this, there has been a plethora of cancellations, and the region is hurting through no fault of its own. Here's some of the best places to stay in this beautiful area, if you're looking to indulge in a gorgeous getaway. Additionally, if you'd like to donate to your local fire brigade and/or wildlife rescue effort, you can do so here and here.
Follow your wanderlust, literally.
Instagram is a goldmine for aesthetically pleasing, wanderlust inducing, travel content. You’ve just got to find the right nugget. There’s a lot to choose from, and unfortunately all that glitters is not gold. No need to sort through the spam, here’s a few accounts that have the Midas touch.
Generation X marks the spot
Millennials. Known to infuriate Baby Boomers, be broke at the best of times, riddled with anxiety and well educated. Odds are that you, yes you reading this article, are most likely a millennial and do we have the list for you!
Wieliczka's Mysterious Salt Mine
If you’re on the lookout for a mystical vacay spot, we might just have the place for you. Wieliczka Salt Mine in Poland appears as an underground kingdom of salt bricks and tunnels. In actual fact, the rock salt was discovered in the 13thcentaury, when the first shafts were dug under the town of Wieliczka, in Southern Poland.
Europe for the Seasoned Adventurer
Paris, Venice, Berlin, Barcelona - they are amazing and all, but there comes a time in every travelers life when he has to walk the path less known and colour outside the lines of the tourist traps.
Exploring Europe has never been more exciting!
JUST A SHORT FLIGHT OR DRIVE AWAY
With the end of summer quickly creeping up on is, why not squeeze in one last quick little summer getaway! With something for everyone, we have curated a list of 5 hot summer holiday destinations that are only a quick flight or drive away. The best holiday souvenir is a suntan and smile from the goods times...
Brisbane's Best Guide for Dog Dates
Do you ever feel guilty about going out to catch up with friends over food and leaving your dog home alone with dry biscuits? Well fear no more, for here is a list of Brisbane’s unparalleled foodie stops that will welcome your pooch with wide arms (and maybe even a treat!). Here’s the ultimate guide to the best dog-friendly venues in Brisbane.
Dreaming of Paris? Here are the tips you need to know if you're visiting Paris for the first time.
If you’ve ever dreamed of eating the perfect pastry or sipping the worlds nicest champagne – then lovely, Paris is where you need to be! Luckily for you (and for me), I got to spend three beautiful Summer days in the City of Love and have a handful of pointers that would be rude not to share.
Wear your flats, pack your heels
Wear your flats but pack your heels, this Word On The Street has you covered from morning to night. From fun action-packed adventure to sophisticated dining you'll be covered whether you're planning a day date, a girls night, a date night, a party or a function.
River Quay South Bank Guide to watch the Fireworks
Riverfire is a much-loved Queensland tradition, lighting up the Brisbane skyline and finishing out Brisbane Festival with a bang. This year, whether you plan to savour the view with a glass of wine, or get amongst the action at the Riverstage, Brisbane has you covered. This is your ultimate guide to watching the fireworks spectacular at River Quay South Bank.
Underground but not out of sight
The sway of the crowd, the bass bouncing off the walls and into your bones, the smell of beer, the sweat, the passion. Welcome to Brisbane’s Underground Music Scene. Welcome to Sonic Masala Fest.
Let me tell you the story of how one drunken night lead to what’s become a safe haven for the underground punk rock scene of Brisbane.
Inspiring Tax Time Splurge Ideas
Tax time... Spend time!
Woohoo.. It’s tax return time and we don’t mind getting some moolah back at all, thanks tax man! Now that we are extra rich, what to do with all the spare cash? Here are some suggestions to inspire...