Tasmanian Tidbits

Tasmania was a wonderful way to end 2012 and begin 2013.  The combination of great food, the stunning natural environment, and the jaw dropping, awe-inspiring MONA. New Years morning, we escaped The Falls Festival as early as we could and found a lovely, but very formal restaurant, the only one open, on Salamanca Place to eatContinue reading “Tasmanian Tidbits”

Jackman & McRoss

I’d always heard such good things about Jackman & McRoss, so it was a definite must see breakfast place for our last morning in Tasmania. Upon arrival we noticed how busy it was, the chatter was close to deafening and it was a struggle to talk to the person sitting next to you without yelling. The small bakery comeContinue reading “Jackman & McRoss”

A Taste of Hobart

Part of the ‘getting-paid-at-Falls-Festival-and-feeling-sober-on-New-Years-Day’ appeal was that we got to spend the 1st of January at The Taste Festival. After a nap, and a shower we decided to make our way through the winding back streets of Battery Point, to the Taste Festival, held in Salamanca Place. The 100’s of chattering voices thundered through andContinue reading “A Taste of Hobart”

The Falls Festival Tasmania

There was no competition when we decided how we were to ring in the new year, to celebrate the last few days of 2012 we thought we’d go back to where we’d started it. The fresh Tasmanian air was filled with a swirling concoction of scents of the various food vans.  Over the course of the festivalContinue reading “The Falls Festival Tasmania”