March 20, 2020

ESSENTIAL EATS: The Bower Team’s Fav Autumn Recipes

AUTUMN’S HERE AND IT’S SUCH A GLORIOUS TIME OF YEAR IN BYRON BAY. The nights have a bit of nip in the air, the ocean sparkles under blue sky days and Mother Nature is at her resplendent best, whether it’s the waters gushing over Minyon Falls, the brilliant greens of the Hinterland with its quirky villages, or the lush rainforests, coastline and beaches with their myriad of walks. This Autumn sees lots of us with […]
December 18, 2019

FUN: These Are the Games We’re Playing Over Summer

THERE’S NOTHING WRONG WITH SETTLING IN AROUND THE TV FOR A BIT OF SHARED VIEWING. WE’VE ALREADY NOTCHED UP ANOTHER LOOK AT LOVE ACTUALLY AND SUMMER’S JUST BEGUN! But we’re also addicted to board games, outdoor games, adults-only games and giant versions of familiar favs.  It’s about having screen-free time with family and friends, old and young alike. Top of the list are some old-school classics such as Monopoly – or check out it’s newer […]
September 18, 2019

WELLNESS: A 15 Minute Exercise Program You Can Do Anywhere, Any Time

MORE AND MORE THE SPEED OF LIFE SEEMS TO HAVE OUR SCHEDULES PACKED TO OVERFLOWING MAKING A BREAK AWAY ALL THAT MORE IMPORTANT IN TRYING TO ACHIEVE SOME MUCH-NEEDED BALANCE IN OUT LIVES. And when we do get away, we don’t want to undo all the good things we’ve put in place to keep us healthy, happy and fit throughout the rest of the year.  No-one enjoys that tired old post-holiday reality of having to […]
May 23, 2019

BOWER PICKS: Netflix Series To Binge in Your Luxury Accomm

WHO DOESN’T LOVE A GOOD, LAZY CHILLED NIGHT IN – EVEN WHEN YOU’RE AWAY ON HOLIDAY. AND OUR GO-TO? SOME FINE FOOD, A GOOD GLASS OF WINE AND A WHOLE LOT OF NETFLIX BINGING! It’s the quickest way to drop into the Cosy Up, Slow Down, Chill Out Zone which, truth be known, isn’t too hard when you’re in the iconic coastal beach holiday haven of Byron Bay.  And when in Byron, it’s The Bower’s […]