Things to do in Perth

Perth’s Penguin Island in photos

Perth’s Penguin Island in photos

Perth is famous for its quokkas on quokka island, a.k.a. Rottnest Island, but did you know that we also have penguins? In fact, we have the tiniest penguin species in the world, aptly known as Little Penguins, and they can be found on *drumroll please* […]

9 ways to be a foodie on the cheap

9 ways to be a foodie on the cheap

Hubby and I have been a single-income household since May this year, and as foodies, that has affected our financial ability to eat at nice places as often as we used to. Naturally, we’ve significantly cut down on what we spend dining out. We’ve also […]

Fremantle’s other cafe strip

Fremantle’s other cafe strip

When most people in Perth think about Fremantle’s cappuccino strip, they think about that touristy section of South Terrace near the Fremantle Markets. Gino’s is the first cafe that comes to mind. It is a Fremantle institution where tourists and locals alike sip their flat […]

WeekendNotes: Reviewing Lau Pasar, McCallum Park and Chop Chop BBQ, Perth City

WeekendNotes: Reviewing Lau Pasar, McCallum Park and Chop Chop BBQ, Perth City

I have started writing for WeekendNotes to push my writing further, so if anything goes up there that’s also related to food, travel and general things-to-do in and around Perth, I’ll be sure to update this blog with the links. I’ve got two posts up there […]

The hidden corners of WA’s Art Gallery

The hidden corners of WA’s Art Gallery

Two Saturdays ago, I visited the Art Gallery of Western Australia on a whim. The sky was clear, the sun was out, and the artwork beckoned. I don’t visit often, but each time I do, there is always something new to surprise and delight and […]