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In terms of iconic structures, Seattle’s Space Needle is right up there with the world’s most recognisable; indeed it’s spawned a host of imitations around the world and Greedy Girl – despite her dislike of [Read more...]

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Sydney’s not a city that gets going particularly early, as we found to our dismay on a previous weekend visit (see the blog Sydney coffee here). On a weekday morning, there are plenty of coffee bars dotted [Read more...]

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The picturesque Seattle is the home of many iconic American brands, including the global behemoth Starbucks. Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband have been known to frequent Starbucks during international travel but never for coffee – [Read more...]

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Just over an hour’s drive south-east of Melbourne, the Mornington Peninsula is a great destination for travellers. It’s an easy trip, with freeways covering most of the distance, and a haven for a host of [Read more...]

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Greedy Girl writes very few listicles but, reflecting on a stellar year of dining out, she was moved to nominate her 2016 best dishes. So, here, without further ado, are her top five plates of [Read more...]

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There’s been a huge amount of buzz about No. 1 Bent Street and its chef/owner Mike McEnearney and it remains one of Sydney’s hot restaurants since opening in May this year. The chef has a [Read more...]

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In all their travels, Greedy Girl and gluttonous husband have been to very few wineries outside of Australia. Indeed, in the days when Greedy Girl refused to get on a plane, touring Australia’s great grape [Read more...]

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Finding a decent Mornington Peninsula brunch isn’t easy, especially before the main summer holiday season sets in. After an extraordinary degustation lunch at Ten Minutes By Tractor the day before, we couldn’t possibly fit in [Read more...]

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Gluttonous husband’s dear mother, Peg, is a great cook – like mother, like son, actually. Peg grew up in a far-flung country town in the Australian state of Victoria; if she wanted to eat something, [Read more...]

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An emerging pre-Christmas tradition is a catch-up with fellow intrepid traveller and colleague Ishtar. Over a couple of courses and a glass of wine we chat about where we’ve been in the year gone by [Read more...]

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