PHOTO: The Australian dollar can stretch a little way in Auckland. Photo: Woods Bagot / Peddle Thorp

Ever dreamed of throwing it all in permanently and chasing your holiday dreams?

It’s tempting, especially with the next long weekend more than a month and a half away! But what could you get for your money?

We’ve taken a look at what the median house price from the December quarter in each Australian capital buys and what you could get in cities around the world.

The prices used here are worked out using the exchange rates on March 11 and, for simplicity, the euro was used in some cities where it isn’t the local currency.