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7 Ways to Experience Sydney Like a Local on Your First Visit

While summer is winding down for those of us in the US, Australia is just heating up. Since the Southern Hemisphere enjoys summer while the North is battling snow and ice, it's a perfect time to take a vacation to thaw out for a couple of weeks. Add in a tremendously favorable exchange rate for the …

The Seven Most Underrated Things To Do In Sydney

Australia's harbor city is diverse and surprising if you know where—and when—to look.<p>There's nothing wrong with Sydney's most famous attractions—in …

My 15 Favorite Things to Do in Sydney

The first time I was in Sydney (all the way back in 2007), I spent most of my days sitting in the botanical gardens, reading a book and looking at …

Australia has a knockoff version of a beloved California burger chain — here's what it's like

A pub in Sydney, called Sir John Young Hotel, has opened a burger pop-up called Down-N-Out that attempts to bring the wonder of the classic West Coast chain to Australia, reports Mashable.<p>Down-N-Out customers can order an homage to In-N-Out's famous double-double burger, with the option of "tiger …

French Fries

Sydney's Gourmet Doughnut Renaissance

Doughnuts have come full circle. What started as a handmade treat with roots in Europe and the Middle East and became mass produced, served in fast …

The best chocolate shops in Sydney

Looking for a perfectly delicious gift? Or a night's supply for a serious splurge? These top shops will satisfy the world's most famous …

Dessert

The 11 Best (New) Burgers in Sydney | 2015

*Takes deep breath* There is literally no topic more controversial, no subject more sensitive, and no argument more outrageous, than the conversation …

Sydney's top 50 cafes 2016

of<p>Is this the year the breakfast salad went mainstream? What used to be the domain of whole foods cafes is now found on virtually every second menu, …

Avocado Toast, Miso Porridge, and More: Why Sydney, Australia Gets Breakfast Right

New York and L.A. might be all about the avocado toast and breakfast bowls these days, but turns out Sydney, Australia is light years ahead of the U.S.<p>Two weeks ago in Sydney, I realized that some of my favorite recent breakfast trends—chia-plus-X porridge, avocado toast, alt-grain banana bread, …

Breakfast

How to Spend 48 Hours in Sydney

Make the most of your weekend away.<p>Make the most of your weekend away.<p>in partnership with<p>There's a reason Sydneysiders love their city so much. …

David Bowie

Restaurants & Cafés

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Australia

Things to do

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Australia

The best cakes in Sydney

Need a cake for an office party, birthday party, wedding or divorce party? Don’t worry Sydney, we got your back. Here are our top seven party cakes: …

Dessert

The Ten Best Snorkelling Spots in Sydney

Escape your landlubbing worries under the sea.<p>Escape your landlubbing worries under the sea.<p>In the words of <i>The Little Mermaid</i>, "Darling it's better, …

Snorkelling

26 Sydney Walks That Will Take Your Breath Away

Perfect for days when fresh air sounds more appealing than Netflix.

Australia

My Montmartre: Food, Coffee, Shopping & More

I have a confession to make. Even though I’ve spent a good portion of my adult life exploring Paris, I’d never dedicated ample time to discovering …

France

Eat Yourself Silly in Les Halles, Paris's Hot New Food Scene Once Again

Les Halles was that neighborhood in Paris that everyone used to avoid. But the city’s best chefs have overhauled the grungy former wholesale district with chic brasseries, new-wave bistros, and low-key fish shacks that even the locals are lining up for.<p>For 800 years, the best place to be hungry in …

France

A Local’s Guide to the Best Food Markets in Paris

Visit Paris for the art, culture, history, and romance, but to truly experience the City of Light like a local, walk through one of its food markets. “I think when you travel abroad, the best way to discover a country is to explore the markets,” says Philippine Darblay, communication coordinator …

France

A lovely Paris stroll from the Louvre to the Arc de Triomphe

One of my favorite walks in Paris is a long straight line from the courtyard of the Louvre to the Arc de Triomphe.<p>The courtyard of the Louvre (you …

France

Paris Dining

What’s A Brasserie?<p>Posted in our foodie fave<p>Before setting out for an unforgettable day of Paris dining, it’s important to understand the differences …

La Ferme de Viltain

142<p>697<p>5<p>Shares 844<p>It’s not a drag to be in Paris in August. In fact, those who stay in town always say the same thing – “This is the best time of year …

France

Gourmet on the go: Parisian street eats

What do you get if you cross a city made for walking with seriously foodie locals? Gourmet street food. Few cities do takeaway with as much finesse as Paris. But then, this is a capital woven from Haussmann boulevards, elegant city parks, iconic food markets and an overwhelming desire to eat …

25 Ways To Do Paris Like A Local

Despite everything your guidebook might tell you, Paris can be incredibly tacky in certain places. As one of the most visited cities in the world, …

How Ina Garten Does Paris

MICHELLE THEODORE<p>You can (and should) eat your way through this city the Barefoot Contessa way.<p>TV host Ina Garten (aka the Barefoot Contessa) really …

France

Ten hidden gems in France you should visit this summer

The whole point of Provence in the south of France is to laze away inordinate amounts of time lunching - exceedingly well. Enter Ventabren, a …

France

Gens de la Seine – a free audiowalk for discovering Paris in the 18th century

How about this for a great project – a group in France has created a collection of 19 little stories to help you discover the history and sounds of …

Bac Sucré: The 2nd Annual Event on the Paris Pastry Street

If you’re looking for just one pastry street in Paris, most Parisians with a sweet tooth will guide you to the Rue du Bac. Situated on Paris’s Left …

Paris Bike Rental 101

I love using the Vélib to get around Paris, especially now that it’s so nice outside (read: between sudden thunder showers it’s actually sunny and …

Murals

Love Paris like a local: tour the city with an insider guide

Want to find the cradle of French cuisine, the former brothel of Edward VII or where Napoleon lost his virginity? A network of locals in Paris, and cities worldwide, is guiding tourists to secret spots<p>Georges, a retired French gendarmerie general, is waiting outside the metro station in the …

France

The 25 Best Films Set in Paris

Saying Paris means saying cinema: even the first film the Lumière brothers ever made, La Sortie dell’Usine Lumière à Lyon (1895), was shown in Paris, …