Corner Tree Cafe – Very Veggie

Corner Tree Cafe – Very Veggie

Corner Tree Cafe - spaghettini

In my recent and ongoing relationship with detox juices, I also tweaked my diet to eat lesser white carbs and meat. I am unable to make a 360-degree switch but an intake of more veggies on a regular basis isn't that hard at all! And what's great is that more and more restaurants promote a healthier Continue reading

Taste – Celebrity Cruises

Taste – Celebrity Cruises

Celebrity Cruises - dining

Last week I went to check out what was the year's topnotch food event in Sydney. It featured the best Sydney restaurants. You guessed it - Taste of Sydney in Moore Park! And the highlight...I attended a Master Class by Celebrity Cruises. Can a day be more fun-filled than this? Mindy Woods Continue reading

Win A Stylish Hedgren Travel Bag

Win A Stylish Hedgren Travel Bag

Pauline - red

Just as things cool down in Australia, they're hotting up in the USA and Mexico. I am off on another Gourmet Getaway at the moment. I will be writing a "Winter Sun" feature series on West Coast USA and Mexico. The holiday series will feature family friendly holiday ideas. With me I have the most Continue reading

Mana Chita – An Ethiopian Experience

Mana Chita – An Ethiopian Experience

Mana Chita African Decor

Mana Chita is an Ethiopian Cafe and Restaurant which has been open for a little over a year in Coffs Harbour.  Upon entering the restaurant we found it was decorated with rich earthy coloured walls, African basketware, wooden plates and other interesting artifacts.  Mr GG and I took a seat at a dark Continue reading

Things To Do in Cebu

Things To Do in Cebu

Things To Do in Cebu - Basilica Sto Nino Cebu

Things To Do in Cebu Hello and kumusta (how are you), dear GG readers?! It's summer time in the Philippines - the best time to hit the countless beaches surrounding the country. Being a province bordered by 167 islands and islets (source: Wikipedia), there are so many things to do in Cebu. If you Continue reading

Yumtable -Taking a bite off dining bills

Yumtable -Taking a bite off dining bills

Yumtable Logo

Can't decide where to eat, or perhaps your looking for a discount on your favourite restaurant. If this sounds like you, I have a great new smart phone app to tell you about! Yumtable is a fusion of restaurant booking app, and discount coupon site. Your favourites restaurant could be offering up Continue reading

Win A Double Pass – Taste of Sydney

Win A Double Pass – Taste of Sydney

Taste of Sydney 2

Hey, dear readers! Got something planned this Sunday, March 15th? How about a treat from Gourmet Getaways to take you and your date or a friend to Taste of Sydney! Our new Sydney writer has been raving about the experience, too. But first we want YOU to be there yourself. All you need is your fast Continue reading

Sydney Reviews with Karen

Sydney Reviews with Karen

Alphabet St

I love food.  I love cooking.  I love eating and I love going out to eat. I've been cooking since I was 12.  I'm one of those people if I see something on a cooking show or read a recipe I want to eat.  I get up and cook it.  Or if I feel like something in particular to eat, I get up and cook Continue reading

Hot and Spicy Gambas Recipe

Hot and Spicy Gambas Recipe

Hot and Spicy Gambas 3

Hello and kumusta (how are you), dear GG readers?! Oh, I missed greeting you that...just as I missed "cooking" for all of you. Mind the quotation marks as regular readers would know I am not a cook! You all knew how much sweat I let out to pull off my first dish here. Do you still remember what Continue reading

Byron Beach Cafe

Byron Beach Cafe

Surfing Clarkes Beach

Nestled in the dunes with a breathtaking view of Clarkes Beach is the Byron Beach Cafe. From the cafe's vantage point overlooking this popular surf break, diners can sit on the long verandah and watch the early morning surfers compete for a wave over breakfast. Equally as lovely is the Continue reading

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