A Hole in my Shoe Blog

Doing the block

We enjoyed doing the block, as we ate, shopped and stayed on Collins Street, Melbourne’s epicentre of all things fashionable.

Grand Lane’s Street Art

Grand Lane is no longer a passageway through the city, but a canvas for creative expression.

Top 2016 moments – closing the year

We were reflecting on our top 2016 moments and what better way to do so than review the events on social media for closing the year.

The best of Europe’s Christmas Markets

Australians experience a hot Christmas and dream of a white Christmas and there’s no place better to do so than in Europe at the best Christmas Markets

The jewel in the crown

The official opening only 4 days ago, this 500 room hotel is the epitome of luxury, the rooms, boasting panoramic city views are on a grand scale

Following the herd – Cow Parade

We had our dose of all things cow and were udderly delighted to be following the herd and join the moo’vement cowspotting at the Cow Parade.

Sydney on a shoestring

Sydney doesn’t need to be expensive and can still shine on a shoestring, with a little bit of planning there is no way that you won’t enjoy yourself.

The world is a canvas

Often seen in seedy neighbourhoods and prominent city centre locations, street art often tells a story and brightens up dull, lifeless alley ways.

Ho Chi Minh – Paris of Asia

Ho Chi Minh City, formerly known as Saigon is famous for the role it played in the Vietnam War, it’s also known for its historic French colonial landmarks.