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6 Things You Need To Know After Moving To Australia

With the world once again open, there’s never been a better time to finally make good on your dream of living overseas. 

Asia

10 Of The Best Bali Resorts For Families Worth Booking In 2024

If you’re looking for the ultimate child-friendly tropical paradise, then look no further than the sandy shores and balmy temps of…

Local Escapes

Meet de’sendent, Margaret River’s Intimate New Farm-To-Table Fine Diner

Known for its enviable cellar doors, lush dining scene and striking coastline, Margaret River already has plenty of breathtaking drawcards.…

Bars & Pubs

Busselton Pavilion

Busselton, WA

It’s time to line up a road trip, as the south west’s long-awaited…

Local Escapes

Tradewinds

Fremantle, WA

Perched across from the Swan River in East Fremantle, the iconic…

Local Escapes

Samphire Rottnest

Rottnest Island, WA

Don't get us wrong, we love the heritage charm of Rotto's classic bungalows,…

Travel

Reinvigorate Your Year With These Luxe Domestic Holiday Packages Under $1,000

We’ve done the digging and found a bunch of truly epic travel packages from the legends at Webjet for $1000*—flights included!

Travel

10 Of The Best Things To Do In London

Everything you’ve heard is true: the pavements heave, the pubs swell, and the queues might just make you faint. 

Travel

This Luxury, On-The-Ground Travel Concierge Is Levelling Up Sports And Events Holidays

With 2024 already proving to be a banging year on the sports and events calendar, TWO4SEVEN is here to serve as your luxury, on-the-ground…

Local Escapes

The Adnate

Perth, WA

Perth has scored its very first Art Series Hotel featuring the work of Matt Adnate,…

Local Escapes

The Alex Hotel

Perth , WA

Sitting in the cultural heart of Perth, The Alex Hotel is the perfect spot…

Local Escapes

QT Perth

Perth, WA

If you’re a lover of the finer things in life, QT Hotel in Perth is the hotel…

Travel

The Best Bagels In New York To Devour In 2024

Bagels are a classic Big Apple staple. While you can probably find a bagel on the menu of every corner deli, here are our top favourite…

Asia

11 Of The Best Airbnbs In Bali To Book A 2024 Trip Around

Grab yourself a Bintang and kick your feet up.

Asia

The Best Things To Do In Canggu Bali In 2024

We’ve thrown together just some of our favourite places to see, eat, drink and stay around this luscious little town.

Local Escapes

Aloft Perth

Rivervale, WA

The first of its kind in Australia, Aloft Perth has popped up in Rivervale, making…

Local Escapes

COMO The Treasury

Perth, WA

This contemporary luxury hotel in Perth's CBD will make you never want to return…

Local Escapes

Hougoumont Hotel

Fremantle , WA

Pencil in the Hougoumont Hotel if you’re keen for a weekend of dining and…

Travel

10 Of The Best Airbnbs In Paris To Book In 2024

Enjoy ultimate Parisian charm without compromising on comfort. These are the 10 best Airbnbs in Paris, according to Urban List. 

Local Escapes

17 Awesome Things To Do On Rottnest Island

Rottnest is like a collage of born and bred Perth peeps’ memories—running free and wild as a kid without halting to mum’s…

Europe

The First Timer’s Guide To Exploring Paris By Night

Paris is a magical city—there’s no denying that. And, if spending an evening getting lost exploring its enchanting streets by…

Local Escapes

Tribe

West Perth , WA

Popping up in West Perth in early 2017, Tribe already has big plans to…

Bars & Pubs

The Local Hotel

South Fremantle , WA

Located on South Terrace in the old Seaview Hotel, The Local is fresh, relaxed and…

Bars & Pubs

Perth’s Best Rooftop Bars For Sky-High Sips

High-altitude drinking is the best way to make the most of Perth's/Boorloo's non-stop sunshine this summer.

All Abroad

28 Of The Best Romantic Getaways Around Australia To Book In 2024

From jaw-dropping outback retreats to island escapes, get all swept up in each other’s irresistibleness at one of our top picks for…

Australia

7 Of The Best Romantic Airbnbs In South Australia

Spoiler alert, you’re in for abandoned churches, Swiss chalets and charming coastal cottages around Adelaide and greater South…

Local Escapes

20 Dreamy WA Stays With Outdoor Baths And Spas

Book yourself into one of these 16 Airbnbs with outdoor baths or spas. You’ll be feeling relaxed in no time. 

Kids & Travel

Perth’s Best Family Staycays And Local Getaways

Need a cheeky little family holiday but want to avoid a major drive or flight? We’ve found some fantastic family accommodation options…

Local Escapes

WA’s Best Tiny Homes For Your Next Off-Grid Escape

Tiny houses are all you need for the perfect off-grid getaway. Fully stocked with kitchens, bathrooms, beds and drop-dead gorgeous views,…

Local Escapes

All The Best Things To Do, Eat And See In Esperance

Esperance is home to 500km of dazzling coastline dotted with glorious white sandy beaches, epic surf breaks, awe-inspiring walks and trails…

Travel

8 Of Our Team’s Must-Have Travel Essentials For Summer

Whatever your plans this summer, we’ve teamed up with TravaCalm to ensure you make the most of every moment this season.

North America

14 Of The Best Airbnbs In Los Angeles

There’s so much more to the City of Angels than just Venice Beach and the Hollywood Walk of Fame.

Asia

The Best Bali Hotels To Book In 2024

If you’re keen for a getaway that absolutely throttles you in humidity so that pool dips every hour are a must and where hospitality…

Travel

15 Of The Best Airbnbs In New York City (2024 Edition)

From terraces, to romantic pads and upstate treasures, we’ve drooled over some of the most incredible views and designs around the…

Travel

Here’s 7 Travel Trends That’ll Be Filling Your Instagram Feed In 2024

We've teamed up with TravaCalm to serve up some of 2024's hottest travel trends. 

Local Escapes

16 Farm Stays In WA For Your Next Rural Escape

What better way to take a load off than by chucking on your gumboots and embracing the outdoors with a farm stay? Like a loyal sheepdog (but…

Local Escapes

The Best Things To Do In Busselton This Summer

Jaw-dropping swimming beaches and easy access to all the good stuff Margaret River's food and wine region has to offer make Busselton a…

Travel

Scoot Is Having A Huge Sale With 50+ International Flights Departing Perth From $162

While most flight sales give Perth the snub (looking at you, Virgin), Scoot—the low-cost subsidiary of Singapore…

Travel

20 Of WA’s Best Camping Sites To Pitch A Tent At

We really are blessed with some of the world’s most stunning scenery in WA and there's no denying camping is the best way to…

Local Escapes

WA’s Best Station Stays For An Unforgettable Outback Adventure

If serenity, adventure and wilderness are at the top of your 2024 wanderlust bucket list, there's really no better way to…

Local Escapes

The Best Perth Hotels To Check Into In 2024

Whether you're a Perth local in desperate need of a staycation or you're an out of towner looking for a Perth hotel that's…

Travel

4 Of Adelaide’s Best Neighbourhoods For Sun-Soaked Sips And Luxurious Long Lunches This Summer

Adelaide is a bustling melting pot of eclectic wine bars, Nonna-approved pasta joints, vibrant markets and an inspiring arts scene that has…

Asia

25 Of The Best Things To Do In Bali In 2024

Where the Bintangs are cheap and the people are super friendly.

Asia

12 Of The Best Bali Beach Clubs You Need To Hit In 2024

Time for a cheeky trip filled with sunshine, salty skin and some of the most divine clifftop and beachside bars.

Local Escapes

Here’s Where To Watch The Sunset In Perth

It may be fleeting, but it's without doubt one of the most breathtaking and relaxing ways to end your day. Here in Perth, we are the…

Local Escapes

10 Dreamy Fremantle Airbnbs To Book With Your Besties This Summer

Stunning heritage homes, beautiful beaches, trendy bars and restaurants serving up downright delicious eats make Fremantle Perth's most…

Things To Do

Here’s How To Kick Off The Perfect Arvo In Fremantle

The WA Maritime Museum is transporting visitors back to a time of big hair and even bigger celebrations, sharing the tale of 26…

Travel

5 Unmissable Singapore Adventures To Tick Off Your Bucket List This Festive Season

If you're looking to add a little extra sparkle to your holiday season, we've teamed up with Resort World Sentosa to serve up some…

Restaurants

12 Swan Valley Restaurants Perfect For A Long Lunch

While a trip to the Swan Valley can often mean battling the boozed-up party busses, don't let that scare you off. There are…

Local Escapes

10 Of The Best Yallingup Airbnbs For A Luxe Group Getaway

When it comes to coastal getaway destinations, Yallingup is hard to beat. Famous for its dramatic coastlines, ancient caves, and close…

Travel

Off The Beaten Track: 7 Memorable Things To Do In The Flinders Ranges

If unique experiences merged with breathtaking landscapes that look like something from another planet get your wanderlust flowing, hit…

Travel

From Chasing Waterfalls To Outdoor Treks, Our Top Australian Adventures For 2023

As the weather warms up across the country, even us extreme homebodies are itching for adventure. We want sun, fresh air, and breathtaking…

Things To Do

7 Outdoor Adventures You Need To Have In Perth This Summer

From soaring through the sky to braving bubbling river rapids below, there’s an active experience in Perth with your name on it.

Features

Meet Southcamp, Dunsborough’s Slick New Tiny Home Village, Brewhouse And Cafe

Let us introduce you to Southcamp, Dunsborough’s brand new holiday hub. Offering bespoke tiny home and apartment accommodation…

Local Escapes

25 Must-Try Dunsborough Restaurants, Bars And Cafes

It may only be a three-hour drive south, but you can count on a few magical things happening in that time. The ritual stop at…

Travel

9 Bucket List Destinations Our Urban List Team Are Visiting Next

We’re always manifesting our next adventure here at Urban List, and it's no secret that we love a sneaky hack to help…

Travel

9 Ways To Level Up Your Travel Snaps, According To The Experts

We picked the brains of four travel photo pros to help you nail your holiday pics.

Local Escapes

The Best Perth Hills Airbnbs For A Weekend Getaway

An easy drive from the CBD, the Perth Hills are the ideal escape for those wanting a weekend away from the hustle and bustle of city…

Travel

8 Must-Dos To Prep For Your Next Outdoor Adventure

Winter’s finally packing up and the lure of an outdoor getaway has never been stronger.

Food & Drink

The Best Margaret River Restaurants To Visit This Summer

With so many incredible restaurants, bars and cafes all serving up some of the best food and drinks you’ll ever consume in your life,…

Local Escapes

Treat Yourself To One Of Margaret River’s Best Degustations For Under $100

In the heart of Wilyabrup Valley, Hay Shed Hill is an absolute must-visit next time you’re down south. A seriously stunning…

Local Escapes

The Most Romantic Getaways In WA To Book Right Now

There are some seriously romantic finds in here and no matter what your style; we have you covered.

Local Escapes

The 20 Best Margaret River Wineries To Sip At Right Now

‘So many roads. So many detours. So many choices. So many mistakes.’ Just as Sarah Jessica Parker once said of life, so is true…

Travel

10 Value-Packed Holiday Deals To Suit Every Type Of Traveller

Craving a luxe escape but the cost of living holding you back? Flight Centre’s got you covered. They’ve curated lush…

Travel

4 International Escapes More Pocket-Friendly Than Holidaying At Home This Year

Take your passport out of retirement and get ready to head global—we’ve teamed up with Flight Centre to bring you four…

Travel

8 Of The Best Travel And Spending Tips, According To A Travel Agent

We enlisted the experts at Flight Centre to share their best secret travel and spending tips to help us live our best vacay lives, and they…

Cafes

9 Swan Valley Breakfast Spots Worth Waking Up Early For

You're probably well aware that the Swan Valley is big on wineries and breweries, but did you know the Valley kills…

Travel

6 Easy Tips To Help You Fly Away On That Dream Holiday Sooner

Budgeting isn’t always the most glamorous of terms, but is worth it if it brings long overdue magical vacation a little quicker.…

Travel

Dust Off Your Passport—Urban List Vacays Has Arrived

Dust off your passport—Urban List Vacays has arrived. 

Bakeries & Delis

WA’s Best Country Bakeries To Hit On Your Next Road Trip

There’s nothing like stumbling into a warm and welcoming little country bakery, only to taste their assorted homemade pastries or…

Local Escapes

The Best Dog-Friendly Camping Spots In WA For You And You Pup

What do you do when you want to get away for the weekend, but don’t want to spend a small fortune on accommodation? You go camping.…

Travel

Tales Of Milano: Your Guide To Italy’s Most Stylish City

Achingly cool, the world’s fashion capital Milano, is a nonnegotiable stop when planning your next European getaway.

Food & Drink

Tales Of Napoli: Your Guide To Italy’s Culinary Gem

Napoli—a soul-stirring city steeped in unexpected opulence, rich art, a thriving culinary scene, and a breathtaking coastline…

Travel

Tales Of Roma: Your Guide To Italy’s Cultural Epicentre

Ah, Roma, who can resist the everlasting charm of the Eternal City? It’s a place where you’ll find old-world beauty at every…

Local Escapes

The Best Dunsborough Airbnbs To Book This Summer

With some of the south's best beaches and wineries to visit, it would be a mistake to underestimate the beauty of the Dunsborough…

Local Escapes

10 Busselton Airbnbs For Your Next Summer Getaway

Looking for a beachside Airbnb in Busselton? We got you.

Local Escapes

The Best Fremantle Hotels For Your 2023 Stay

Whether you’re wanting to book a staycation in our beloved port city or are browsing your options from further afield, Fremantle has…

Travel

6 Ways To Travel More For Less This Year

We know, it feels like everyone is enjoying their Euro Summer adventures right now and the itch for a holiday is stronger than ever. If…

Things To Do

Channel Your Inner Picasso With This Free Printmaking Exhibit At Freo Arts Centre

Consider yourself a bit of an art aficionado? Freo Art Centre’s latest exhibition has landed with over 50 emerging, established…

Local Escapes

10 Awesome Swan Valley Stays To Book Right Now

We've put together some of the most beautiful romantic staycay options in the Swan Valley, so you can sneak away into the lush greenery…

Pets & Travel

16 Of The Best Pet Friendly Getaways Near Perth

Pack your bags and pack your pooch—here’s our pick of the best pet-friendly Airbnbs near Perth that are sure to get your tail…

Local Escapes

The Best Hotels In Perth’s CBD For Your Next City Stay

We’ve donned many a fluffy robe to bring you this comprehensive list of the very best hotels in the Perth CBD. Time to get…

Travel

Enjoy A Moment Of Zen Among Nature At This Island Destination This Winter

Rottnest Island is the winter getaway you’ve been sleeping on, serving up stunning views, adorable wildlife sightings and…

Local Escapes

Fine Vines Is The 10-Day Wine Fest Taking Over Margaret River This Spring

In the only news you need to hear this week, a massive new 10-day festival is coming to Margaret River this Spring dedicated to all things…

Australia

Your Local Guide To The Best Of The Margaret River Region

Walk the Cape to Cape Track and stay in beachside retreats.

All Abroad

5 Ways To Decide Where To Move If You’re Itching For An Overseas Adventure

There are nearly 200 countries in the world and who knows how many cities, so where you eventually end up can be a tough decision to make.

Features

Denmark WA Could Be Getting Australia’s First Cannabis Health Retreat

Denmark’s already got plenty of big drawcards, but soon a proposed new cannabis health retreat (an Australian first) could…

Food & Drink

11 Swan Valley Wineries To Sip Through This Weekend

In our opinion, winery hopping is about more than the quality of the drop, it’s really all about the experience. At these Swan Valley…

Local Escapes

Where To Go Glamping Around Perth And WA

Whether you are planning a romantic vacation, a long weekend with your crew or a family adventure, we've dug up some of the…

All Abroad

Here’s Why You Need To Make Japan Your Next Big Escape

High-speed trains, irridescent laneways, endless ramen and underground izakayas—time to get booking.

Local Escapes

20 Awesome Things To Do In Pemberton And Manjimup

From mountain bike trails to whiskey bars, adult sized playgrounds to foodie heaven, you’ll find your dream break in WA's Southern…

Travel

7 Reasons To Make This Luxe Cruise Your Next Rejuvenating Escape

Desperate for the ultimate no-drama escape that’ll maximise those leave days?

Travel

The Best Airbnbs In Perth For Every Type Of Stay

Whether you’re new in town or looking to spruce up your next city staycation, you’ll want to hang around for these amazing…

Travel

Why The South Pacific Should Be Top Of Your Travel List For The Ultimate Beach Adventure

Make all of your balmy island dreams come true via a luxe cruise to the South Pacific. 

Travel

How To Set Up Your Campsite Like A Pro This Festival Season

With help from BCF curate the perfect campsite this festival season.

Travel

7 Unforgettable Memories To Make On A Trip To California

From seeing iconic sights and tasting the local flavours to living life as a true Californian, here are seven unforgettable memories you…

Local Escapes

The Best Airbnbs In Pemberton And The Southern Forests

Home to tranquil lakes, waterfalls and towering karri trees, Pemberton and the Southern Forests is a pretty magical spot for a relaxing…

Local Escapes

25 Dreamy Things To Do In Broome Aside From Slam Mango Daiquiris All Day

White sandy beaches, warm nights, dreamy sunsets and palm trees galore. Broome is big on tropical vibes and the ideal spot to knock…

Local Escapes

The Best Stays In Esperance For Your Next Seaside Escape

There’s a lot to love about the remote coastal town of Esperance. Boasting some of the country’s best beaches, epic surf…

North America

Gather Your Crew, Here’s Why LA Needs To Top Your Must-Visit List

It’s easy to write off Los Angeles as a short stopover on the way to your final destination but we’re here to convince you…

Travel

Why This Luxe Brisbane Hotel Is The Ultimate Location For Your Next Interstate Event

Searching for a unique sophisticated space for your next big birthday or work function can be tricky business. Fortunately for us,…

All Abroad

Here’s What You Can Expect To Miss About Australia When Living Overseas

As part of our joint effort with HSBC to help people who have moved from one country to another, we spoke to Urban List Commercial…

Local Escapes

Chase The Sun To Coral Bay For Humpback Whales And Outback Showers

Coral Bay is the ultimate ocean lover’s paradise. A tiny little town perched upon a white sandy beach with turquoise blue waters and a…

Travel

All The Best Ways To Enjoy Rottnest Island In Winter

There’s something special about travelling during the wintertime. Being greeted by the crisp and energising air each morning, hiking…

Local Escapes

A Local’s Guide To The Kimberley For Your Next Adventure Getaway

From stunning lakeside stays to the best craft brews in Broome.

Everywhere Else

Eat Out Like A Local At The Best Restaurants In Dubai

Think Dubai is all sleek shopping malls, skyscrapers and ancient souks? Guess again. From Michelin stars to local all stars, Dubai has…

Travel

10 Amazing Spots To See In Los Angeles That Aren’t The Hollywood Sign

Everybody knows that if you didn’t ‘gram it, it didn’t happen. Which is why when you find yourself in sunny California…

Local Escapes

Start Planning A Summer Escape To WA’s Best Kept Seaside Secret, Bremer Bay

If you’ve done Margs, Denmark, Esperance, and everywhere in-between well we’ve got a little secret for you. There’s a spot…

Local Escapes

50 Of The Best Things To Do In Margaret River

Margaret River. Margies. Margs. Call it what you like but there no question, it’s a home away from home for most…

Local Escapes

13 Awesome Spots to Eat And Drink In Broome

A trip up to Broome is about more than camel rides and breathtaking landscapes. With a vibrant pan-Asian history and…

Local Escapes

13 Of The Best Luxury Escapes Across Perth And WA

You'll find plenty of exceptional getaways across WA, but for those craving a fully immersive escape that will make you forget all…

Local Escapes

Soak Up Every Inch Of Horizontal Falls On This Uber-Luxe Overnight Houseboat Stay

If you’re going to make the trip, you may as well go all out, right? Enter the Jetwave Pearl; the most luxurious way to spend a…

Cafes

17 Of Our Favourite Cafes In Margaret River And Surrounds

Whether you're getting up early for a beach walk or surf or rolling out of bed late after a few too many cab savs, Margaret River…

Travel

Tap Into Mother Nature At These 3 Stunning Hawaiian Islands

To get you wanderlusting, we’ve found some of the most extraordinary places to eat, see and visit around the majestic Hawaiian islands…

Local Escapes

8 Great Value Airbnbs In Perth That’ll Cost You Less Than A Night Out

Airbnb’s brand new "Rooms" offering combines all the nostalgia, affordability, and brilliance of Airbnb’s original concept…

Local Escapes

This Cult Food And Booze Fest Returns To The South West This Winter

WA's fave winter fest, Cabin Fever, is back in all its cosy glory. Running from Friday 15 to Sunday 24 July, the 10-day…

Travel

Why Disneyland Should Be At The Top Of Your Bucket List This Year

Join the Disney100 Celebration with new nighttime spectaculars, exclusive merch, a new attraction and even more to discover.

What's On

The National Ballooning Championships Are Taking Over The Skies Of Northam This May

Calling all Insta addicts (and anyone who appreciates a bit of early morning beauty). 30 hot air balloons will be filling the sky in…

Local Escapes

The Best Road Trips To Take Within 2 Hours Of Perth

We're pretty blessed with incredible camping, fishing and picnicking spots dotted around our great state, and luckily for us,…

Local Escapes

All The Best Things To Do, Eat And See In Yallingup

Get ready to sip the weekend away in some of the state’s best wineries and eat your way through the region’s best food. 

Local Escapes

14 Of WA’s Best Airbnbs To Check Into In 2024

Western Australia is the largest and sunniest state in the country. With 20,781km of coastline, picturesque old towns and incredible…

All Abroad

7 Beautiful Road Trips To Take In NSW This Season

Cue unsealed roads, river crossings and coastal highways across NSW.

Local Escapes

Escape To These Cosy Cabins In The Hills And Unwind

Less than one hour from the Perth CBD a luxury retreat awaits that’s perfect for your next staycay. Amaroo Retreat & Spa in…

Restaurants

10 Of The Best Restaurants In Busselton

Seeking some inspiration for a romantic date night dins or a casual meal out with the entire gang on holidays? Busselton is jam-packed with…

Cafes

14 Of The Best Cafes In Busselton

Whether you’re settling in for a beachside weekend escape, or just stopping past on your way further down south, we know that no road…

Travel

11 Unexpected Vacays And Daycays To Uncover In Great Britain

We've curated the very best and most extraordinary vacays with daycays in England, Scotland, and Wales—we’re converting…