A Hole in my Shoe Blog


QVB Sydney

My favourite building is QVB Sydney. It’s historic, beautiful and rather individual, has weathered trials and triumphs and survived a threat of demolition.


The Giants in Perth

This year for Valentine’s Day instead of spending the day alone with the love of my life, we joined some 400,000 people to watch The Giants in Perth


How to survive an airport layover

Let’s face it: airport layovers are the worst. Hopefully with these tips and tricks, you’ll be able to make the hours go by faster! There’s always something to do in a venue and city as big as your next stop.


Padbury’s, colonial charm in Guildford

We put on our walking shoes, step back in time, soak up the atmosphere as we visit Padbury’s, Guildford, one of the quaint restaurants with colonial charm.


Thank you, a Premio Dardos Award

Thanks to Samiya from Selims Raasta I’m feeling on top of the world this week. We have just received our second award within a week and were thrilled and surprised to read a message from Samiya: “Lyn,...


Very Inspiring Blogger Award

What a surprise I had during the week, a message from Vasudha Aggarwal from Travel Defined. Vasudha advised she enjoys exploring our blog which is such a lovely compliment, but the awesome part was...


Landmarks under repair

Have you made plans about when and where to go, only to arrive and find the one thing you didn’t factor? The monumental landmark is undergoing a facelift.


A Special Ceremony in Bali

Bali is a very sacred island with a unique culture and ornate temples. We had the honour to accept an invite to attend a ceremony on a very special day.


2014, the year that was

We love this time of year, a time when we look back over the previous year, reflecting on the highlights of 2014.