Tag Archives: Australia

5 of the world’s best ice-cream parlours

The team at mypootle are always on the lookout for a lip smackingly good ice-cream. We are just back from Puglia where there was no end of tasty, fruit filled arty gelato but the good news is that you don’t need to go to Italy to get a lick of the good stuff, so here’s our selection of some of the best around… Continue reading


Coffee & ice-cream at the beach. We’re just back from Sydney

Where else can you get a gelato frozen with liquid nitrogen and literally churned while you watch, eat officially the World’s Best gelato or wrap your tongue around fresh pear gelato with home-poached spiced rhubarb? Why Sydney of course.

And where else has the humble coffee bean now the status of fine art? Continue reading

Our Best for Outdoor Junkie Pootlers

For all those Pootlers out there who love a blast of the outdoors coupled with an awesome place to snooze away the night, here’s our pick our of best for Outdoor Junkies… Continue reading

Stay of the week: Bamurru Plains, Northern Australia

In a snapshot: An amazing luxury wilderness experience on the coastal floodplains of the Mary River delta, on the edge of Kakadu National Park.

In the midst of the savannah bush on the edge of the Mary River floodplains, hidden in a 303 sq km coastal buffalo pastoral property lies Australia’s answer to the Okavango delta, Bamurru Plains is the setting for a wilderness experience like no other.  With just nine safari suites Continue reading

Glamping away

No longer does camping mean sagging tents, food from a can (and who packed the tin-opener by the way?) and rock solid mattresses.  Oh no.  The world has changed – and it has changed a lot. Welcome to the world of luxury camping, where tents are enormous, beds are sink-into comfortable with soft squashy pillows Continue reading

Time for a soak: our top pick of the bathrooms

For us it’s a deal-breaker – in fact, tell you a secret, we’re a little bit obsessive about bathrooms, and for sure this Pootler raves about a place when a closer inspection reveals the absence of scales and instead the presence of thick, big fluffy towels and organic smellies.  So here we go, our view of the Best Bathrooms Continue reading