Posts Tagged ‘Sydney’

Raff scooting by the rusting hulk of a crane on Cockatoo Island

Rockin’ Cockatoo Island with kids

While we’re notoriously light packers, packing the kids scooters when we’re heading on a road trip is something that’s not negotiable. Our kids have quite literally dragged theirs from one end of Australia to the other. Until, that is, Raffles’ rickety old scooter shuffled off this mortal coil and Sugarpuff grew too tall for hers. […] Read more…

Snuggling up for movies at the Novotel

Oh, my Darling: A Novotel Staycation

The winter blues make the best of us over-sleep and over-eat.  But rather than fighting it we’ve decided to embrace the over-indulgence with a weekend away, at home. As the school holidays approach, the kids are getting a little tired and crabby. And so am I because a couple of whiney-arsed kids will do that to […] Read more…

Our view from Crowne Plaza Coogee Beach

Crowne Plaza Coogee Staycation

After our recent travels, you might think the Eats Worlds would be happy with a bit of time at home. But you’d be wrong. Our feet are still itching and the siren call of a school holiday getaway, of hotel breakfast buffets, room service and frolicking on a sunny beach is almost deafening… as is the […] Read more…

jade seafood and chive dumplings at Mr Wong Sydney

Raffles reviews: Mr Wong, Sydney

The first thing we needed to do at Mr Wong was find it. That’s ’cause it was hidden away in a mysterious alleyway* in the city which is so, so cool because it reminded me of somewhere you’d bump into the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Luckily though there were no traps and no Krang or […] Read more…

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