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Australia - Ross French - September 12, 2017

Brisbane attractions

The capital of the state of Queensland, Australia – Brisbane is the third most populated city in the country. Located inland from Moreton Bay, Brisbane is situated between two of the most popular destinations of East Coast Australia, the Sunshine Coast, and the Gold Coast. Considered as a business city, Brisbane is not as culturally rich as Melbourne or Sydney, but the beautiful Brisbane attractions make up for it. Queensland is often referred as the ‘Sunshine State’ of Australia, and the all-year-round beautiful weather makes Brisbane a perfect city to visit any time of the year. Just rent one of the luxurious Brisbane accommodations, and explore the beautiful, busy Brisbane. From adventure activities along the coast to leisurely walk through the parks, there are a lot of Brisbane attractions for you to enjoy. Here are the top five places which you must visit during your trip to Brisbane. Continue Reading

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Australia - Ross French - September 11, 2017

Attractions in Sydney

The largest city of Australia, Sydney hosts a huge number of tourists every year. The picturesque beaches, the iconic world heritage sites, a thriving food culture and the famous wine regions in and around Sydney make it one of the most popular tourist destinations in Australia. Located at East Coast Australia, very few cities are as geographically spectacular as Sydney. Blessed with over one hundred beaches, bathed in year-round sunshine and buzzing with a youthful vitality, Sydney is hard to top in terms of good life. From the best Italian restaurants to the most soulful opera performances, Sydney is city bursting with culture and beauty. There are a lot of tourist attractions in Sydney for you to visit during your holidays. Here is a list of the top five must visit Sydney tourist attractions which you must check out in while you spend your holiday in this beautiful city. Continue Reading

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Australia - Ross French - September 4, 2017

Adelaide attractions

The Cosmopolitan coastal capital of South Australia, Adelaide is a city famous for its high-end bars, boutique restaurants, and vibrant cafes. One can also take a break from the bustling city and explore the beautiful beaches the region has in store within no time. The plethora of Adelaide attractions which lie in and around the city make it loved among the tourists. The city also organizes a huge variety of events which attracts a lot of travelers. No matter what interests you, from food to scenery to adventure, you will never run out of things to do while you are in Adelaide. To get you started, here are the top three Adelaide attractions to try out during your trip to this beautiful coastal city of Australia. Continue Reading

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Australia - Ross French - September 2, 2017

Attractions in melbourne

Famous for its live music, bars, charming alleyways, and lively people, Melbourne, the capital of the South East Coast Australia is a beautiful metropolitan city which has been attracting travelers with all of its hidden treasures. The ‘European enclave’ of Australia is known for being scenic yet cosmopolitan, business centric yet young and trendy. There is a thriving art scene, and a lot of unique shops and award winning restaurants in Melbourne . The city charms everybody who visits the place and it is a popular spot for cruise vacations . However, Melbourne is not all about business and no beauty. In fact, there are a lot of beautiful places in and around the city for you to explore during your trip to Melbourne . Here are the top three attractions in Melbourne which you must visit for the ultimate Melbourne sightseeing experience. Continue Reading

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Where to Eat: A Guide to Sydney’s Best Italian Restaurants

Australia, Travel Blog - Ross French - July 27, 2017

pilu at freshwater

Sydney is one of the most-travelled destinations in the world. There are numerous things to do and see while visiting this beautiful city in Australia with your loved ones. Certainly, you are going to have a memorable and fun trip here.

To experience flavorful and mouth-watering dishes is on top of everybody’s travel to-do list. Whenever you travel, it is a must to know where is best to eat to satisfy your wandering soul. If you visit Sydney, you should try different cuisines, especially the Italian one. In fact, there are a lot of Best Italian restaurants in the area which you can try out. Italian cuisine has greatly influenced a lot of restaurants in the city. Research for the ideal restaurants beforehand to easily find the place when you already get there or you can opt for a car hire in Sydney that can advice you the recommended Italian food spots in the city.

So, are you ready for a food trip? Listed below are some of the must-visit restaurants while you are in Sydney:

Pilu at Freshwater

Celebrate any occasions in Pilu at Freshwater with your most favorite people. This restaurant has a stunning scenery with classic beachside setting. You will definitely have an awesome dining experience with your family or friends here. Expect first-rate Italian cooking by Chef Giovanni Pilu as well as great-tasting wine that you will all enjoy.

Balla Restaurant

If you are craving for legit Italian food, then visit one of The Star’s best eateries, Balla Restaurant. It was named after the poet and writer, Giacomo Balla, and put up by Australia’s leading supporter of Italian cuisine, Chef Stefano. This restaurant brings a cutting-edge twist on conventional Italian dishes that you will love once you’ve had a taste of it.

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One of the best Italian restaurants in Sydney is Otto Ristorante. Situated at The Finger Wharf, it offers everyone the finest Italian cuisine you will ever taste in your life. Its head chef, Richard Ptacnik, uses organic produce in preparing every dish. Also, the fabulous view while dining here makes it more interesting to visit the restaurant and spend a wonderful dinner time.

Ormeggio at The Spit

Ormeggio is an Italian word that means berth and mooring. The Ormeggio at The Spit is a modern restaurant that has an amazing waterfront setting. It offers delectable meals that are prepared using fresh produce. Executive Chef Alessandro Pavoni and his team make sure to serve each visitor tasty meals that satisfy the soul.

Sydney is also a food lover’s paradise. There are various things you can do while in this city aside from checking out the best tourist spots or trying out its outdoor activities. Never miss the chance to taste Italian cuisine in the restaurants mentioned above. Who says you need to go to Italy to eat authentic Italian food? So, if you are planning to visit Sydney, don’t forget to add these best italian restaurants in your itinerary!

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