Sydney Opera House Tour

Melburnians love a good culture sesh: joining an Opera House tour is one of the most enjoyable things you can do while in town. I'm in love with the earrings inspired by the arrowhead tile design - timeless Danish-style, absolutely souvenirs worth duking it out with the crowd at the gift shop!

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Surry Hills

I’m not sure if I can review a whole suburb… let’s say ‘yes’. Surry Hills is a little suburb on the fringes of the CBD that made me feel like I was on High St Northcote, with the bonus of the Fitzroy backstreets that hide little bars and cafés amongst the flats and houses. We made a stop at Gelato Messina, and then travelled on up to Crown Street’s brilliant book/film/music store TITLE (think Readings), stopping off at boutique Vivid for that retro, Gormon feel; then to the gardens so our young charge could run around. It is a high street that has all your favourite places to play!

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Angel Place, Sydney CBD

A location rather than a single restaurant, Angel Place is home to several Merivale venues. I loved it because it’s a Melbourne-style laneway with a beautiful street art installation called Forgotten Songs. I have had lots of fun at Felix (fancy French) and Palings (beer garden with cocktail jugs and Thai street food), and adore Lorraine’s Patisserie.

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