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For someone who loves to travel, developing a fear of flying is possibly the worst thing that could happen – particularly when you live in Australia. Getting anywhere out of the country means flying or [Read more...]

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The main street of McLaren Vale, one of South Australia’s excellent wine districts, is dotted with various cafes, bars and restaurants. Indeed, the last time we were in the neighbourhood (more than 10 years ago), [Read more...]

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What is Australian food? As we travel around the world and indulge in fine dining, it’s a question we’re asked many times. And until now, we’ve been struggling to come up with a response. When [Read more...]

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There’s no shortage of Italian food in Melbourne but there’s only a handful of places that constantly create a buzz. One of those is Osteria Ilaria. Osteria Ilaria is about twice the size of its [Read more...]

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Who doesn’t love somewhere wonderful to go and enjoy a nice little tipple? At home in Melbourne, it’s rare we head out for a drink, preferring the peace and serenity of our own balcony for [Read more...]

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It’s not easy to find a Saturday brunch in Asia. Sunday seems to be the appointed day, no matter what the city, and that usually works out just fine for us, with Sunday night being [Read more...]

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On a typical spring Sunday in Melbourne, the sun alternated with threatening rain clouds as we headed down to the bayside suburb of Port Melbourne for a leisurely waterfront lunch at Mr Hobson. The restaurant [Read more...]

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US-based personal trainer and nutritionist Sloane Davis has a weight management approach that she says is based upon “flexible dieting”. The Foodie World caught up with her to learn that treats can still be good [Read more...]

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One of the joys of being in a new city is the ability to get out and walk, to see the sights, take in the smells and rub shoulders with the locals. But that’s sometimes [Read more...]

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On the final night of a recent visit from La Reine Fille (don’t call her Princess) and her beloved Tippy Toes, it was off to one of Melbourne’s tallest buildings for what we hoped would [Read more...]

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Central Sydney has come a long way in terms of spots to eat out but in Greedy Girl’s humble opinion it has struggled in the moderately-priced category. No doubt taking rental space in Australia’s biggest [Read more...]

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