Cool off in Auckland: Where to get the best iced coffees in town

April 28, 2014 at 9:46 pm

iced coffeePhoto: Kanko

In the summertime, even the most faithful coffee lovers can be put off by the idea of a hot drink. While Auckland has so many brilliant cafes and coffee shops, it unfortunately doesn’t always get it right when it comes to iced coffee. I’m a bit of an iced coffee snob, so every summer I make it my mission to find the best iced coffees in the city and have come across a few very reliable favourites.

Get loose at Singapore’s top night spots

April 24, 2014 at 4:43 am


Singapore may be small in size, but its unique brand of hustle and bustle belies its stature. It’s a country that excels by day and night, with attractions such as the Gardens by the Bay and Botanic Gardens, as well as a plethora of choices for nightlife enthusiasts. Wild, massive clubs complete with thumping electronic dance music, lounges and bars for those up for a big night abound, while relaxed cafès and restaurants cater to the more faint at heart.

Post by Jackson Ong.

Pre-order your lunch online and beat the queue at the new Kitchen by Mike Tuckshop

April 24, 2014 at 1:48 am

Kitchen by Mike

Sydney favourite Kitchen by Mike has added a tuckshop to its Rosebery warehouse cafe, letting lunch diners beat the queue by placing their orders online. Featuring the same home-style fare and daily menu built around market-fresh, seasonal produce, KBM’s latest addition will take you back to big lunch at your school canteen.

Our Favourite Bookstore Cafes in Sydney

April 15, 2014 at 1:32 am
Gertrude & Alice


With the digital world taking over modern society, the comfort of book browsing is becoming a lost past time. Here’s our pick of bookstore cafes in Sydney to cosy up and spend a few hours lost between rows and rows of paperbacks, and if you get hungry you’ll be able to grab a tasty bite too.