spicy fish | melbourne restaurant review

Our flight home having been delayed by the Chilean volcanic ash cloud, we made the most of our additional day/night in Melbourne. While Nath & Mandy loved it up in their hotel room, the Jacksons & the Williams rocked on down to Chinatown for dinner. I don’t usually eat Chinese food but the group decision […]

bottega | melbourne restaurant review

Oh.My.Gosh. That is what myself and my fellow dinner guests profusely exclaimed throughout our dining experience at Bottega in Melbourne last week… After reading a great review from Australian Gourmet Traveller magazine, I ate at the acclaimed modern Italian restaurant Bottega when I was in Melbourne last year for a girls shopping weekend with Mum and Auntie […]

three of a kind

Little Collins Street in Melbourne is full of fantastic cafes, hole-in-the-wall coffee jaunts and breakfast bars. Here are two awesome ones I tried on a recent trip to Melbourne with friends. Manchester Press …is a funky former press warehouse space on Rankins Lane off Little Collins. The waiters are good looking and tattooed and friendly. […]

four eyes over five books

I haven’t bought new books in a while, so I’m extra excited about the fantastic five I ordered on Book Depository: “The Zombie Survival Guide, written by American author Max Brooks and published in 2003, is a survival manual dealing with the potentiality of a fictional zombie attack. It contains detailed plans for the average citizen to survive zombie uprisings of […]