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Nestled in the heart of the Hunter Valley, just two hours from Sydney, Peppers Convent is a luxurious and striking venue that looks like something out of a fairytale. Set at the end of tree-lined driveway, the colonial blue palatial convent is a unique offering in the Hunter Valley and sets a very special tone

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Image via Pender LeaFancy yourself a private, romantic honeymoon free from the hustle and bustle of the city? We’ve got the perfect place for you to escape to this winter. Welcome to the Snowy Mountains.To stay:There’s so many cosy, romantic places to stay in this beautiful part of Australia but we’ve narrowed it down to

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Luxurious accommodation can be a challenge for some when planning a honeymoon. But I may have found just what you are looking for! Spicers Peak Lodge, nestled on a mountain top in Queensland’s scenic rim, is a breathtaking lodge that ensures all your cares will just melt away! Showcasing some of the country’s most picturesque scenery

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If a relaxed getaway is on your honeymoon list be sure to check out El Questro. El Questro is located within the Kimberly Region in Western Australia and extends to one million acres most of which has been left unexplored. What used to be an old cattle station has now been turned into a variety

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Image via Elements of ByronFor couples looking for a fuss-free honeymoon within the comforts of home, Byron Bay ticks all the boxes. Located along the East Coast, Byron Bay’s cloudless skies and sandy beaches are spectacular. But what makes Byron Bay special is the town’s relaxed vibe, making it a unique getaway for newlyweds to

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Image via The Professional Hobo What better way to take the trip of a lifetime than on your honeymoon? For couples who are seeking for an adventurous honeymoon, abseiling in these beautiful destinations sure brings a whole new meaning to “taking the plunge”!1. Waitomo Caves, New ZealandJust two hours south of Auckland, Waitomo Caves in New Zealand

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Western Australia’s South West region has garnered an international reputation for its farm-to-table style restaurants and award-winning wineries, making it a dream honeymoon destination for foodie couples.A leisurely three hours drive from Perth, the Margaret River region is also bursting with breathtaking scenery, beautiful beaches and luxurious accommodation options.This region is ideal to visit all

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Late last year, with our working commitments coming to an end for the Polka Dots, Mr. Polka and I set off for the weekend to kick-start the festive season with a weekend in the country. Our destination? The Mansion Hotel & Spa at Werribee Park. A place we were both so familiar with through photographs,

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  Paradise. The only word to possibly describe the magic that is One and Only at Hayman Island. Having been lucky enough to enjoy the crystal clear waters and luxuriousness of One and Only for a week over summer, I was completely enchanted by everything that the resort has to offer.Flying into Hamilton Island, you

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Image by Peter AitchisonWhat better way to start married life together than a glorious honeymoon scuba diving, snorkelling or enjoying some of Australia’s best – and least crowded – surf. Or perhaps starting married life in a luxury suite, enjoying couples’ massages and taking a dip in your own private plunge pool is at the

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I can’t wait to introduce you to the stunning, elegant and oh so French Spicers Clovelly Estate. Located in the breathtaking mountains on the Sunshine Coast Hinterland, where you’ll find sweeping views of the coast line, Glasshouse Mountains and Brisbane City on a crisp, clear day.This French inspired Estate will wow and woo you as

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Image via Lillianfels Resort and SpaA honeymoon in the picturesque Blue Mountains is a perfect way to enjoy each other’s company, without paying top dollar for travel insurance or overseas flights. Just being in the Blue Mountains is enough activity for many, with ethereal backdrops and the stunning flora and fauna Australia is known for.

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Nestled high in the Adelaide Hills only a short 15 minute drive from the city centre sits the stunning Mount Lofty House. The stone manor has sweeping views of Piccadilly Valley and beyond that are gorgeous all year round. Established in 1852, it oozes old world charm but with the modern-day conveniences.The manor sits on 18

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A city break is one of the best things about living in the city – so often we get trapped in our daily lives in the suburbs we forget about all the great things a city has to offer. Well Mr Polka and I decided a night away from home was just the ticket for

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It’s no secret that at Polka Dot Bride, we often find ourselves swooning over designer’s new releases – and this was certainly the case recently with the beautiful Grace Loves Lace “Untamed Romance” Collection. But the luxurious silhouettes were not the only images we all fell in love with….the rugged beauty of the Australian bush

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