Christmas in Perth: What it’s like by a local

Christmas in Perth: What it’s like by a local

As the holiday season approaches, many envision a winter wonderland adorned with snowflakes and cosy gatherings by the fireplace. But halfway across the globe, Christmas takes on a whole new identity in Perth, Western Australia. With its sunny skies, outdoor festivities, and unique traditions, celebrating Christmas in Perth offers an unforgettable experience that captures the…

Perth Christmas Lights 2023: Locals Guide

Perth Christmas Lights 2023: Locals Guide

Kaya/hello, I’m Wendy, a Londoner who has called Perth home for over 20 years. Christmas is a favourite time of year for me and my family. As the nights stretch longer and the soft scent of summer wafts through the air, one event signifies the holiday season like no other here: the annual Perth Christmas…

Best Beach Towns in Western Australia: Locals Guide 🏖️

Best Beach Towns in Western Australia: Locals Guide 🏖️

As a Perth family who love the ocean, we’ve travelled along the coast to discover the best beach towns in Western Australia. Our favourites are listed here along with some of the popular choices. Best Beach Towns in Western Australia: Key Takeaways The Top 15 Best Beach Towns in Western Australia 1. Coral Bay Coral…

Wedge Island WA: Locals Guide 2024

Wedge Island WA: Locals Guide 2024

Wedge Island WA is a unique and picturesque destination, a few hours’ drive from Perth. This beautiful slice of paradise offers a variety of activities for both beach lovers and adventure seekers. One of the unique aspects of Wedge is its quirky community of beach shacks. Nestled among the dunes, these charming beach abodes have…

Best Family Resorts in Western Australia: Locals Top Picks 2024

Best Family Resorts in Western Australia: Locals Top Picks 2024

Looking for the best family resorts in Western Australia? As a Perth family, we have visited numerous hotels and resorts in our state. One of the top family-friendly resorts in WA is the RAC Monkey Mia Dolphin Resort. Located in Shark Bay, the resort has a range of accommodation options, including self-contained villas and cabins….

Man Made Landmarks in Western Australia: Comprehensive Guide

Man Made Landmarks in Western Australia: Comprehensive Guide

Want to know more about man made landmarks in Western Australia? As locals, we have seen hundreds over the years.From Perth’s modern architectural designs to historic sites, there are plenty to discover. These landmarks offer a glimpse into the history and culture of Western Australia and the economic impact they’ve had on the region. For…

Best area to stay in Margaret River: Discovering the Perfect Base

Best area to stay in Margaret River: Discovering the Perfect Base

Want to know the best area to stay in Margaret River? We visit this region several times a year. The Margaret River region is full of natural beauty, culinary delights, and cultural experiences. From its beautiful vineyards and country towns to its pristine beaches and captivating landscapes, this corner of the world offers an unforgettable…

Margaret River vs Swan Valley Wine Regions: A Locals Perspective

Margaret River vs Swan Valley Wine Regions: A Locals Perspective

Margaret River vs Swan Valley. What’s the difference? Which one should I visit? If you want answers to these questions, read on for my perspective on this. I’ve lived in Perth for over twenty years and my husband was born in Perth. We both love our wine and enjoy visiting both regions. If you’re like…

Can You Swim in the Sea in Perth? #1 Best Answer🏖️ 🏊‍♀️

Can You Swim in the Sea in Perth? #1 Best Answer🏖️ 🏊‍♀️

Want to know if you can swim in the sea in Perth? I’m a local who loves the beach! So, let’s dive into the allure of Perth’s stunning beaches and explore the question: Can you swim in the sea in Perth, Western Australia? The Appeal of Perth’s Beaches Perth’s beaches are more than just patches…

How long do you need in Western Australia: Locals Advice🗺️

How long do you need in Western Australia: Locals Advice🗺️

How long do you need in Western Australia? Let a local help you figure it out. With its vast landscapes, world-class wineries, and mesmerising coastline, Western Australia beckons travellers from around the globe. For me, the allure of Western Australia is deeply personal, as I call Perth home and share a passion for embarking on…

Kitsch Bar Asia Review 2024: Lucy’s Bottomless Brunch

Kitsch Bar Asia Review 2024: Lucy’s Bottomless Brunch

I visited Kitsch Bar Asia in Leederville to sample their bottomless brunch. This bar/restaurant offers a fusion of Asian flavours and a vibrant atmosphere. It is known for its contemporary yet nostalgic ambience, where traditional Asian elements combine with a modern twist.  With a diverse menu inspired by the street food culture of Asia, Kitsch…