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With a distinctly quirky and engaging voice Rebecca specialises in travel and lifestyle:

LATEST STORIES – WOMAN’S DAY & NEW IDEA

“Off the beaten path: travel without a guidebook in 2023” – Woman’s Day 23/2/23
“5 of the best kid-friendly Aussie resorts” – Woman’s Day 30/01/23
“The ultimate Xmas bucket list: the best countries to spend Christmas” – Woman’s Day 5/12/22
“Deck the halls: the best Christmas cruises” – Woman’s Day 28/11/2022
“Take a hike! Australia’s best hikes” – Woman’s Day 17/10/22
“Denise Drysdale: Friends are very special’ – New Idea 3/10/22
“Denise Drysdale & Normie Rowe: We’re still great mates” – New Idea 19/9/22

COVID COLUMN
KENYA: How an AFL beanie, made me a Masai friend– Escape
NEPAL: Awe-inspiring sex traffick survivors – Escape
ICELAND: Millennials make the best travel companions – Escape & news.com.au
PHILLIPINES: Unexpected find behind a supermarket –  Escape & news.com.au
INDIA: Taj Mahal feeling the love – Escape
FRANCE: Riding Tower (London) to Tower (Eiffel) – Escape
BORNEO: Exploding baby turtles – Escape
INDIA: Nightmare bus trip – Escape
NEPAL: I nearly died in the jungle – Escape
INDIA: The mysterious traveller – Escape
EGYPT: I’ll never forget the boy behind the photo – Escape / news.com.au
MALTA: I called him Mr Malta– Escape / news.com.au
THAILAND: The secret beach – Escape / news.com.au
ITALY: the problem with sleeping alone in Venice – Escape / news.com.au
BALI: A dancefloor gave me the greatest travel gift – Escape / news.com.au
SWITZERLAND: What I learnt about Corona on a bus tour in 2018 – Escape / news.com.au
EUROPE: Dad’s lie that changed my life forever – Escape

AFRICA
EGYPT: Luxury On The Nile – Escape (print)
EGYPT: Who built the pyramids? The greatest mystery solved – Escape (+ print)
SAFARI: What you actually need to pack – Escape

AMERICA
USA: How to get Red Carpet ready in WeHo – Escape
USA: Aussie A-listers from the red carpet at GDAY – Escape
HAWAII: Hijacked by Hawaiian Culture – Vacations & Travel Magazine
HAWAII: Sheraton Waikiki Review – Vacations & Travel Magazine
USA: Portland – Hipsters are the new black – Escape (+ print)
USA: West Hollywood: what’s new and cool – Escape (+ print)
USA: Joy Story: Pixar Fest at Disneyland – Escape (+ print)

ASIA
INDIA: The time a monkey showed me the meaning of travel – Escape
MALAYSIA: Two words scored me a Holiday Romance – Escape (print)
JAPAN: Greatest road trip of all time – Escape (+print)
JAPAN: Hoshinoya Tokyo – Vacations & Travel Magazine
HONG KONG: Ovolo Central is top of the pops – Escape (+ print)
JAPAN: 6 incredible lives – Escape (+print)
JAPAN: Tokyo 24hrs of VIP life – Escape
BALI:10 hottest trends – Escape
BALI: What kinda Bali bogan are you? –Escape & News.com.au

AUSTRALIA
MELBOURNE: Melbourne’s new retro hotel: South Yarra Ovolo – Escape
AUS: 18 cool facts about Australia – Escape
BALLARAT: The cult Aussie taste worth travelling for – Escape
AUS: Dance around your home in your living room – Escape
NT: I drove 16,000km for this epic moment – Escape (print)
MELBOURNE: 5 of the best business lunch restaurants – The Upsider
MELBOURNE: Melbourne’s cosiest bars this winter
– The Upsider
MELBOURNE: From cortado to magic: Melbourne coffee trends explained – The Upsider
AVALON: shocking truth puts Aussie airport on the map – Escape
MELBOURNE: How to rock the sht outta Oaks Day – The Sprinkler

EUROPE
FINLAND: I was a sauna virgin – Escape (print)
UK/ FINLAND: Seven reasons train travel is the best – Escape (print)
SWITZERLAND: two myths busted – Escape (+ print)
ICELAND: Rare sighting for Azamara cruise ship passengers – Escape (+ print)

SOUTH AMERICA
BRAZIL: Carnival – where it’s ok to kiss a stranger before breakfast – Escape (print)
BRAZIL: Samba Sisters cruise to Carnival – Escape (print)
ARGENTINA: Buenos Aires is rad – Escape (print)
ARGENTINA: Coolest city in the world – Escape

TRAVEL / FLIGHT/ CAMPING
FLIGHTS: 6 reasons you want your flight delayed – Escape
TRAVEL: The Etiquette of Sharing Holiday Homes – Escape
CAMPING: 3 rando travel items that I use everyday – Escape
TRAVEL: Millennials make the best travel mates – Escape
FLIGHTS: The reason you should never change seats – Escape (print)
TRAVEL: My parent’s lie changed my life – Escape
TRAVEL: How to pick your holiday tribe – Escape (print)
FLIGHTS: I got pregnant for Jetstar – Escape(online + video) + News.com.au (online + video)
FLIGHTS: 4 of the cheekiest travel hacks – Escape
TRAVEL: 13 carry-on items – Escape (online + video) + News.com.au (video)
FLIGHTS: Greatest flight hack of all time – Escape
FLIGHTS: the greatest mistake in aviation history – Escape
TRAVEL:  memorable meals from around the world – Escape
TRAVEL: The worst people to travel with. – Escape & News.com.au
TRAVEL: Escape Writers reveal hotspots of 2018 – Escape
FLIGHTS: Why the emergency row seat can go to hell – Escape
FLIGHTS: The drunken mistake I’ll never regret – Escape
TRAVEL: Review of Ikea products – Escape (online + video)
TRAVEL: Ikea Travel products out to the test – news.com.au (print + video)
FLIGHTS: The seat that is better than first class – Escape
FLIGHTS: ‘Plush AF’: accurate QANTAS review – Escape & News.com.au
FLIGHTS: The 23hr Experiment: That 70s Flight – Escape
TRAVEL: The worst thing to happen in an Uber – EscapeTRAVEL: How to pack a suitcase – Escape

DATING / LIFESTYLE
DATING: 5 places to meet in real life – lifestyle.com.au
DATING: I tried picking up men by negging – here’s what happened – MamaMia & SheSAID
DATING: Circular Dating: My month of dating like a man – Marie Claire (print)
DATING: The Numbers Game: swiping IRL – The Sprinkler
DATING: Monogam-ish: The Rise of ‘Consensual Affairs’ – SheSAID.com
DATING: 5 places to take bae for Valentine’s Day – Good Food
DATING: Worst date of all time: Ramen Date – The Sprinkler
DATING: Date with a ‘comedian’ – The Sprinkler
DATING: What to ask on a first date – The Sprinkler