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My WeekendNotes - 59
Now that we are heading into spring, and with warmer weather upon us, it is the perfect time to take a day trip and expl... [more]
After a cheap and quick lunch? Well, look no further than a Vietnamese bread roll, also known as a banh mi. Prices can v... [more]
If you are after a filling but cheap lunch, it is quite hard to go past a trusty Vietnamese bread roll, also known as a ... [more]
In our great city of Adelaide, there is an aptly named restaurant called River Cafe, situated along the beautiful River ... [more]
Hidden in the western suburbs of Mansfield Park lies the aptly named Mansfield Park Hotel. Probably mainly frequented by... [more]
Living in the western suburbs of Adelaide, a weekend trip to Semaphore beach often involves a bite at Cafe Froot. Sit... [more]
I must admit, Italian food is probably one of my favourite cuisines. Hence it wasn't a hard decision to head to Parente ... [more]
It is easy to think of Port Adelaide as just another suburb. It is not as popular as a Glenelg, or has the beautiful bea... [more]
On June 7th 2013, cafes around Australia will be uniting to donate $1 to charity from every coffee sold. Money raised wi... [more]
Baked egg with sausage and cannellini beans baked in a ceramic pot with home-made napoletana sauce and topped with a thi... [more]
Fettuccine with prawns & smokey chorizo, served with cherry tomatoes, roasted capsicum & spinach in a creamy sauce. ... [more]
An online poll this year by Adelaide Now readers, revealed Semaphore beach to be the second most popular beach in our st... [more]
For us non-Italians, Cucina means kitchen. I first wrote of another Cucina when I dined at Enoteca Cucina over a yea... [more]
Yes, The Goody Hotel is another one of those hotels and pubs around Adelaide that you should try. Conveniently locat... [more]
Now I've been to quite a few hotels and pubs around Adelaide, but I must admit that the Union Hotel is up there with... [more]
Consider yourself a big eater? Well here is an enticing option for you. For only $11.95, you can eat away until your hea... [more]
If you live south of Adelaide, there is a restaurant you simply must try. Located in the high hills of Belair, lies an u... [more]
Once again, the school holidays have come around. It may be a time of happiness for some parents, but may also be a time... [more]
02/07/2012 - 13/07/2012
The time is upon us again. Yes, it is the annual City To Bay Fun Run in a few months. This year it will be held on S... [more]
The Griffins Hotel is a newly renovated, multipurpose venue in heart of the city. Formerly known as The Griffins Hea... [more]
If you live in Adelaide, you will probably have been to Gouger Street, and know very well how popular and busy it can ge... [more]
Located less than five kilometres from the city, lies a very fine Italian establishment called Osteria De Mesa. I have n... [more]
Uncle Rob's Pizza is one of many pizza parlours around Adelaide. Is there anything that makes them any different fro... [more]
Before you read this article, please take time to read How to buy your first house - Part 1 before continuing. 5. Typ... [more]
Buying a house is the great Australian dream. It will require a lot of work and it isn't easy, but if you follow these s... [more]
For lovers of pub food (and I am certainly one of those), another place you must try is the Findon Hotel. Located on Gra... [more]
Recently, I posed the question Where is Adelaide's Best Vietnamese Restaurant? Well, had I written that article a week l... [more]
There are many pubs and local hotels around Adelaide which have undergone renovations and provide a nice modern atmosphe... [more]
Vietnamese cuisine, in my opinion, has slowly been coming to the fore in recent times, as many people these days are... [more]
We all work hard for our money. Hence, we should all make the most of it and invest it wisely. Below are five princi... [more]
Before you read this article, please take the time to read How to have more money and keep it - Part 1. 6. Dela... [more]
Patisserie Jin, located on Unley Road, is a place worth visiting if you are after a late night dessert. As you can guess... [more]
1. Value money. Some may believe that money is evil. It is the reason for many arguments between couples and frie... [more]
For those who love their golf, they probably would have been to the Tap Inn. There you will find Adelaide's indoor golf ... [more]
For those who have been to Italy, Enoteca's menu may just be the closest thing you can get in Adelaide to real tradition... [more]
Singapore House, as the name would suggest, serves Singaporean food. However, many people probably would not be aware, t... [more]
On the fourth Sunday of each month, the Stirling Markets come alive. Some stall holders live in the area, others come ... [more]
Along with Ohh! Sushi on King William Rd, Hyde Park, there is another Japanese restaurant called Dozo. This rest... [more]
McLaren Vale is one of South Australia's iconic destinations for lovers of wine. Even if you aren't a big wine connoisse... [more]
Looking for somewhere to eat that is a bit fancier than a cafe but not as expensive as a fine dining fancy restauran... [more]
This was a linguine pasta with prawns, capsicum, onion, broccoli, basil, and chilli, all in a honey butter stock sauce. ... [more]
Where can you have the best pizza and pasta in Adelaide? I will tell you - it is at Amalfi Pizzeria Ristorante. Okay... [more]
On the corner of O'Connell Street and Tynte Street in North Adelaide, you will see the sign "Fellini - Home of the w... [more]
In the mood for hearty Italian food? Perhaps you should pop into La Tombola on Unley Road. I have now been there a few t... [more]
Sparrow Kitchen & Bar is a modern and contemporary restaurant located conveniently on O'Connell Street, North Adelai... [more]
For lovers of Japanese food, particularly sushi, you may like to try "Ohh! Sushi" on King William Road, Hyde Park. I... [more]
Beyond India is one of your fancier Indian restaurants. If you have a special occasion, and are after Indian curries, yo... [more]
The Oxford Hotel is a pub at the corner of Tynte Street and O'Connell Street in North Adelaide. A common meeting pla... [more]
Leicester salt and pepper squid with lemon aioli and chips. It doesn't seem much but all mains come with an all you can ... [more]
Where can you find flaps, elevators, ailerons and rudders? If you guessed on an airplane, you would be right! Now ... [more]
To see the lights of Adelaide while enjoying a fine meal, Windy Point Cafe is one of the few places to go for dinner wit... [more]
Whether you are a local or a tourist from out of town,a great way to see the city and suburbs of Adelaide is on a bike! ... [more]
Mango bombe alaska with chocolate crumbs, pistachio and strawberry. The presentation was well done and it tasted reasona... [more]
Coopers Ale House are well known for their schnitzels. I had heard their schnitzels were gigantic but it turned out to b... [more]
One of the many wood fired pizzas at Coopers Ale House. They are more known for their schnitzels but you can't go wrong ... [more]
The Gilles Street Market is generally held on the first and third Sunday of each month at Gilles Street Primary School... [more]
If you are ever on South Road around Clarence Gardens, lunch at the Avoca Hotel is the place to go. The Avoca Hot... [more]
Visiting the Maritime Museum, located in the heart of Port Adelaide, is a fantastic way to spend a lazy Sunday after... [more]
HeartKids SA (part of HeartKids Australia) is registered charity that focusses on heart disease in children. Most of us ... [more]