I'm a Melbourne-based writer specialising in lifestyle, travel, food and wine.
You can find my work in Escape, Traveller, Travel + Indulgence, Jetstar Magazine, Jetstar Asia Magazine, Virgin Australia Magazine, Mercedes Me, Epicure, goodfood.com.au, RoyalAuto, Horizons, Bentley Magazine, Domain, M Magazine, Sunday Life, Spectrum and many more.
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Skip to main content Travelling Well | Justine Costigan | Posted on 13 February 2020 From electric racing cars to sustainable seafood, this tiny sovereign state's green revolution comes with a royal stamp of approval. The world's top drivers race electric vehicles, the only sound from the track is the squeal of tyres.
Inside some of the world's most beautiful libraries
In conversation with the woman behind Sydney's acclaimed White Rabbit Gallery
Laid-back luxury and wellness? How to combine the two on a Bali escape
It's not just the runways where the best Paris fashion can be found. Parisians have their own shopping secret - the city's treasure trove of vintage stores.
As politicians grapple with the vexed issue of recycling and waste, in local halls, libraries and churches across the state ordinary people are quietly getting on with the job of reducing landfill, one jar of jam, broken radio and ripped shirt at a time.
Soho House Mumbai is the newest property for the Soho House group, which owns 23 private clubs across the UK, Europe, North America and now, India.
The inspirational Australian entrepreneur shares her thoughts on staying grounded, making the hard decisions and why we need more women in business.
A street photographer is determined to give Mumbai’s Art Deco treasures their due
This popular South Gippsland tourist attraction has had a $60 million, architect-designed makeover
Forget the shopping centre model, this beautiful new airport puts traveller comfort at the centre of its design
Meet the food producers doing their bit to make Monaco carbon neutral by 2050
Why tourists are increasingly flocking to Thailand's north-west
A walking tour of Mumbai's UNESCO World Heritage listed Art Deco precinct
Make a bike trip part of your next Victorian holiday with five of the most picturesque pedal-powered destinations
From the World Heritage Listed sites to the Whawha beer, Zimbabwe offers rich rewards to adventurous travellers
From beachside paths to bush sanctuaries, explore these five easy-to-ride urban bike trails
They may be far away from their ancestral arctic origins, but Siberian huskies are right at home in the Victorian alps.
The night sky reveals another, fascinating side to Uluru's ancient culture
Relaxation is part of the culture in the beautiful Cook Islands
For a first-time visitor to Bali, a mix of East and West coasts is the perfect combination
Wild, remote, beautiful: The Canning Stock Route is an extraordinary driving adventure
Hike your way to the Italian flavours of the high country
So you want a coveted front row seat at the hottest show in town? Here's all the info you need to score tickets to world's most in demand events
From roller rinks to roller disco, roller skating is enjoying a radical revival
Experience a little bit of Milan in Melbourne
Fifteen years after Sex and the City first appeared on HBO, the love for the iconic TV show and its costumes is as fervent as ever.
Magic happens when designers collaborate with dancers
What other pet will keep you company and feed you at the same time?
FOOD & WINE
Wickens at the Royal Mail is a dining jewel for regional Victoria
Our favourite Italians share their passata making secrets
Insider tips from Australia's best bakers
An island in the South Pacific is enjoying the sweet smell of success with an aromatic crop
Meet the growers supplying the growing desire for Victorian truffles
A mighty river, local growers and great food combine to make Mildura a must-see city
Where to find the ingredients to recreate your favourite Indian foods at home
Backyard booze or fine tipple? Grappa's no longer the rough heart starter of old
Post-war Italian and Greek migrants helped transform Melbourne's coffee and cafe culture
The Italians influencing how we eat in Melbourne