The Patonga Hotel is a boutique hotel and pub in the coastal town of Patonga in the Central Coast. Approximately 1 hour and a half from Sydney, and not far from Ettalong and Umina, Patonga is a holiday area right on the water (not the beach, rather than be Hawkesbury River and Broken Bay). You … Continue reading The Boathouse Hotel Patonga
For International travelers who are not accustomed to Jewish tradition, you may not be familiar with Shabbat. It is A Jewish holy day or a day of rest. From Sundown Friday (approx 3pm) til Saturday approx 5/6pm (sometimes later), places close operation. Many businesses, services, and restaurants are unavailable including transport. Whilst Tel Aviv is … Continue reading What to do on in Tel Aviv on Shabbat?
When it comes to holidays, we love finding brilliant places to stay with great facilities, beautiful views and lovely staff to make it an all-round enjoyable experience. Thus, we spend hours researching to find that place that really pops out. Whilst scrolling Instagram, I saw that Six Senses, a luxury resort chain, had opened up … Continue reading Six Senses Resort Uluwatu
If you’re heading to Chicama, the reason is for the surf. It has a famous point break and surfers flock from everywhere in search of the perfect wave. The town is an old remote fishing town with very little to do. Walking around, you will see pueblo's and brightly painted properties which is interesting artistically. There's … Continue reading Chicama – for a surfing holiday
If you’re keen to see Machu Picchu, and you’re a seasoned camper and trekker, then maybe the Inca Trail is for you. If that’s the case, find a travel company and book significantly ahead of time. The other way to see Machu Picchu is to get a train from Cusco, from Poroy station in particular. … Continue reading Aguas Calientes & Machu Picchu
Banos is a town about 3.5 hours from Quito, Ecuador. Go to Quitumbe station and find one of the sellers offering trips to Banos. There are plenty and it’s $3 each for a one way trip. The buses have reclining seats, toilets and are quite comfortable. Put your suitcase underneath and hold your valuables for … Continue reading Where to go in Banos, Ecuador
After the rush of Christmas, I was in need of a short break and having some friends in Melbourne, I took the opportunity to head to Victoria and out of the city to some tourist spots. Ordinarily I’d go to the city, shop up a storm, test out some up and coming cafes and scope … Continue reading A short getaway @Melbourne and Mornington Peninsula
Ko Samui is an island about 1.5 hours off the east coast of Thailand. A great place to unwind and have relaxing holiday by the beach. It has a tropical climate and we visited in September, which meant a bit of rain in the afternoon. This island has many nice beaches to explore, there are … Continue reading Where to @Ko Samui