• A Beer Lovers Guide to the East Coast of Australia
    Australia

    A Beer Lover’s Guide to the East Coast of Australia

    Over the course of three months, I meandered my way up the well-travelled East Coast of Australia stopping at pretty much every viewpoint, beach and, most importantly, every pub. Now that might be a slight exaggeration but, with the heat of the Australian sun combined with living out of a small van, a nice cold beer can do wonders for you. Whilst a trip up the East Coast can be done in two weeks, I’d highly recommend slowing down. Even with three months to explore this region, I still felt as though it was rushed and left me wanting to see more! Now, to help plan your trip or even…

  • Newtown, Sydney, Australia
    Australia

    The Best Bars in Newtown

    If you’ve been following my blog for a while now, you’ll know that I love a good pub and a few beers.  I recently spent some time in my favourite of Sydney’s suburbs, Newtown, and wanted to shed some light on where you should visit.  If you haven’t heard of Newtown then you definitely need to visit as soon as possible.  It’s not quite Fitzroy in Melbourne but it comes close!  Whether your up for an all-day boozy session or a chilled date night, these are the best bars in Newtown. The Bank Hotel The Bank is probably Newtown’s most famous drinking and eating establishment.  The food is fantastic but…

  • Journal

    Alex Visits Sydney

    My long time great friend Alex came over from England to visit us for two weeks and so we booked into an Airbnb in Erskineville, a suburb of Sydney.  We hadn’t really explored Sydney too much so we were looking forward to seeing what it had to offer and catch up with Alex. The highlights being the Bondi to Coogee Walk, Palm Beach and Newtown.  We had a fantastic time with many drinks consumed and some amazing food.  Alex treated us to a meal at the local pub (smoked meats!) to celebrate our engagement.  Our last day was spent in Palm Beach with a BBQ just by the beach.   The…