Pollination at The Calyx

Pollination at The Calyx   Long business trip layovers in Sydney can be a blessing or a curse. On a bad layover, I’m saddled with luggage, inappropriate footwear for traipising about Sydney’s CBD, and everyone’s at work or getting ready for bed. On a good layover, I’m wearing sensible shoes, my luggage is checked in […]

Lotus Barangaroo

What is it about working with psychopaths and bullies that builds close friendships? The impending sense of fear? Banding together for safety in numbers? Empathy, and a shared experience? All of the above, I think. This is something I pondered booking a lunch for a girlfriend and I recently. We’d worked in a couple of […]

Beach Burrito Company Darlinghurst

Beach Burrito Company Darlinghurst Want to know the secret to giving an American a heart attack? Tell them the best Mexican you’ve ever had was in Australia. This exchange provided me with ongoing amusement when we lived in Canada and America. The sheer disbelief; their shaking heads, their raised eyebrows, their dropped jaws. The initial […]

Iku Wholefoods Sydney

Iku Wholefoods Sydney Recently, I read a travel blog post that nearly had me having a conniption. It said that Sydney had no vegan food. I nearly spat my tea out over my keyboard reading this. Not only does Sydney have prolific vegan options, it has some of the best vegan food I’ve had across […]

Kashi Indian Restaurant Annangrove

Kashi Indian Restaurant Annangrove Annagrove is in an interesting part of Sydney. It’s a beautiful area, leafy, green, and has that feeling of semi-rural life. You’re in the bush, residential land sizes are huge, yet, you’re still close to the highways so you’re not too isolated. There’s also a large range of restaurants in this […]

Qantas Economy & Bangkok Airways Flights Sydney to Chiang Mai

QANTAS ECONOMY FLIGHT & BANGKOK AIRWAYS FLIGHT SYDNEY TO CHIANG MAI Qantas Economy Flight Have you heard the story about the guy who loved Emirates so much that he got their logo tattooed on his arm? Apparently, the airline’s given him a stack of awesome upgrades since that, and even a birthday party on board […]