The insiders

When we say we’re an insider guide, we really mean it. We’ve teamed up with local trendsetters in each of our cities to help you discover each city’s authentic vibe.

Our insiders include foodies, artists, bloggers, entrepreneurs and photographers whom we’ve carefully selected for their personal connection to their city. Through these chosen trendsetters, you’ll be sure to hit up locals’ favourite hotspots and hidden gems you’d never come across otherwise.

Amélie Ebongué

Amélie Ebongué

Discover digital entrepreneur Amelie’s Paris through her artistic and hip eye. Amelie is passionate about branding, fashion and how the web has transformed the way we communicate with the world

Audrey Lya-Levy

Audrey Lya-Levy

A journalist with an entrepreneurial spirit, Audrey is constantly on the lookout for new experiences and environments. She has worked across different platforms and has been exposed to people of all walks of life. As a young mother, Audrey is particularly in tune with kid-friendly locations.

Louise Foucha

Louise Foucha

With her worldly bohemian taste, Louise’s is Paris is truly unique. An eternal traveller, Louise lives for the thrill of meeting new people and discovering new places. Her drive to seek out new experiences doesn’t stop when she’s back in her hometown, Paris. Explore Louise’s fun-loving yet hip side of Paris through her chosen Parisian hotspots.

Will Hickey

Will Hickey

When not at the Belvoir Theatre, acting, or working on his successful web series “Streets of Sydney”, Will can be found at a musical gig or at a cafe, sipping on black -- as black as midnight on a moonless night -- coffee while digging into a good novel. His infectious sense of humour has earned him friends throughout Sydney, a city he knows inside out.

Marisa Mu

Marisa Mu

To Marisa, Sydney is the perfect mix of a bustling city, the sunkissed beach lifestyle it’s famous for, while hiding many treasures only known to the locals. A Sydney-based designer, Marisa is constantly on the look-out for beauty and inspiration in all forms. Explore Sydney’s abundant galleries and beautiful secrets with this hip insider.

James Schultz

James Schultz

A true renaissance man, James is an advertising producer, a state chess champion, a rudimentary moonwalker, a DJ, a lover of culture, and a philosopher at heart. A few years ago, you might have found James partying in the discotheques de Paris, today he has become a true health nut, living in Bondi, going on daily swims and eating the healthiest of food.

Genna Tozzi

Genna Tozzi

A Melbournian at heart, but with a penchant towards Europe, Genna is first and foremost a fashionista. When not working on her up and coming fashion brand, you can find her enjoying a brekky with her girlfriends or walking her French bulldog Billy in one of the numerous parks of Melbourne.

Elena McNicole

Elena McNicole

When she’s not making the best coffee in Melbourne, you might find Elena at an art opening or practising one of the five instruments she plays. With her gorgeous red hair and her passion for discovery, you’ll be instantly captivated by her Melbourne.