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An Urban Retreat in Bondi

It was while I was at Wanderlust 108 earlier this year that I first came across Bondi Yoga House. The first of its kind in Sydney, Bondi Yoga House is an urban guest house and retreat nestled down a quiet street in Bondi, a safe yet short distance from the buzz of the beach. Offering year-round retreats, […]

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Wanderlust 108

Back In February, I had planned to spend the weekend in Thredbo at a Wanderlust Festival; set to be a three day wellness retreat consisting of yoga, paddle-boarding and mountain air, it sounded like a much-needed post-party detox following on from my thirtieth birthday celebrations. Alas it was’t to be; my sister and her best […]

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Summertime in Sydney

Since arriving in Sydney just over five months ago, I’ve been lucky enough to have a number of visitors – my gorgeous friend Chloe, two of my best friends Eleanor and Sarah, and most recently my little sister Jojo and her best friend KC – who left today for Singapore. It’s given me ample opportunity […]

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Berkelouw Books

  When I visited Australia in February of this year, I was lucky enough to be staying at my friend Dave’s beautiful beach-front apartment in Rose Bay. A habourside, eastern suburb of Sydney, Rose Bay lies between North Bondi and Watson’s Bay, and its tranquil stretch of beach has views of the famous harbour bridge. […]

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My Australian Wish List

With just a month to go until I land on Australia’s golden shores, I thought I’d put together a wish-list for my time there. As a lover of lists, there’s a certain satisfaction that comes with the ticking-off of tasks and one works one’s way through a tally of to-dos. From reading, to writing, to exploring […]

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