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MISKAWAAN LUXURY VILLAS – KOH SAMUI, THAILAND

Luxury beachfront villas for those who deserve nothing but the best When travelling overseas, it can be hard to find the perfect luxury villa. Mainly because you can’t actually walk around it before you book to see if it’s “all that”. That’s when trusted names like Miskawaan are great. You know that you’re getting the […]

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MANSERVANTS: THE PERFECT GENTLEMAN FOR HIRE

A service that provides ladies with the perfect gentleman to answer their every beck and call, treat them like a queen, and provide them with compliments every quarter of an hour This is ManServants’ answer to that age-old question “What do women really want?” Before jumping to any conclusions, no, this is not a prettied […]

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PRIVATE BEACH & LUXURY CRUISE: SPOIL YOURSELF IN VIETNAM

Vietnam’s luxurious side is anything but ordinary There’s so much to experience in Vietnam, and deciding where to stay isn’t always easy. These three unbelievable spots will allow you to experience some of the country’s vastly differing landscapes. Firstly settle into luxury beach life in a private villa with your own pool and butler, then stay overnight on a modernised rice barge down the Mekong surrounded […]

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BLOG: IS SOUS VIDE ALL IT’S CRACKED UP TO BE?

The words ‘sous vide’ are popping up so often now on cooking programs and up-market restaurant menus that you might think it was just about the only acceptable way to cook decent meat these days. Otherwise, ya know, you’re disrespecting the meat – or something like that. I’ve worked as a professional food writer for just […]

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BLOG POST: EXCITING TIMES

It’s been a busy few weeks for me and The Great Aussie Bite! I’ve done another radio interview, formed an exciting new business partnership, launched The Great Aussie Bite’s shiny new luxury section, and hired three new writers in Western Australia. They are Hana Jestribek, Kane Sutton and Jo Campbell. Welcome! We kicked off the new luxury […]

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HEALTHY INGREDIENTS AND RECIPES DELIVERED TO YOUR DOOR

Three days with Hello Fresh – the company that not only delivers fresh groceries, but also tells you how to cook them Hello Fresh is a new food delivery service that sends fresh produce and recipes to your door. They offer three- and five-day boxes for two, four or six people. You can choose between a […]

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THE GAB IN HONG KONG

Hong Kong is sexy and it knows it I’m currently in Hong Kong on a two-week press trip to launch the new Travel section of The Great Aussie Bite. It’s exciting times for us at The Great Aussie Bite, as not only has our team grown to encompass 25 amazing writers from all over Australia, […]

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ROMANTIC GETAWAY: PRIVATE BEACH HOUSE & FINE DINING – VIC

Get your romance on in Mornington Peninsula with a beach house stay and fine dining meal at Terminus   This weekend, Mr. G. and I headed down to Mornington Peninsula for a restaurant review of the critically acclaimed fine dining restaurant Terminus at Flinders Hotel. We had a special, tailor-made meal cooked for us by […]

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CANDLELIT CAB SAV

Moving house! Man it’s a pain. But with the stresses of moving all the piles of your accumulated crap, much of which has been buried so successfully that you haven’t seen it since the last move – guilty! – come the joys of exploring a new neighbourhood. Having moved somewhat prematurely from our previous house, […]

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GREAT ESCAPES: CAMPING IN MORNINGTON PENINSULA, VIC

This weekend I went down to Mornington Peninsula (south-east of Melbourne) with a few friends on a camping trip to escape from the city. It’s amazing how after just driving an hour and 20 minutes out of Melbourne city you feel like you’re somewhere totally different. It genuinely felt like we were on a holiday […]

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