Coffs Coast

July 8, 2009

It’s mid-winter and I’m spending a weekend away exploring Coffs Coast....

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Palate Pleasures – Gourmet Food Chains

July 6, 2009

A trip to the supermarket used to be merely an innocuous excursion for...

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Pampered Pet

June 2, 2009

Otto and I are in Sydney, staying in splendour at – officially –...

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Palate Pleasures – A Modern Restaurant Award Wage?

May 18, 2009

Along with weekend footy, taking the dog for a walk or a night out at the...

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DIY Travel

May 3, 2009

Susie Boswell assesses online travel sites vs. travel agents’ advice....

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“Rio Brio”

April 3, 2009

The Sheraton Rio de Janeiro sits at the tip of a pleasure playground stretching...

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Swept up in Broome

March 3, 2009

We’re being urged to holiday at home this year, so no better time to visit...

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Palate Pleasures – Time is money … or...

February 28, 2009

One thing for certain is that we live in uncertain times. Interest rates in...

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Palate Pleasures – Valentines Day Chaos

February 2, 2009

Emerging out of that vortex commonly known as the holiday season (relatively...

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Palate Pleasures – A typical Aussie Christmas?

January 15, 2009

Once we hit adulthood, most of us don’t care for it to occur any more than...

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Sydney Summer Time

November 4, 2008

Tight economic times are making many families reassess vacationing overseas....

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Palate Pleasures – Better service in the USA?

April 10, 2008

Having just returned from a very relaxing and enjoyable trip to the USA, I am...

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