Travelling? Here’s a guide on how to tip when abroad

Tipping dollars on plate

When you’re an Aussie overseas, the one thing you quickly learn you won’t like is the almost globally-accepted custom of tipping. It sucks. But it doesn’t seem like it’s going anywhere, any time soon, so getting your head around how to do it right is vital. Here’s how it goes courtesy of language masters, Babbel… Tipping […]

Nobu Hospitality is slowly taking over more of Europe

Nobu Restaurant Barcelona

Nobu isn’t just for quality Japanese food anymore. It’s for more. And Robert De Niro is making sure of it. The globally established luxury lifestyle brand Nobu Hospitality, founded by Nobu Matsuhisa, Robert De Niro and Meir Teper, and Selenta Group, has just opened a new location in Barcelona, Spain and it’s glorious.  Nobu Hotels and Restaurants are a […]

Where to go in Europe if you’ve already seen it all

Europe is a magical continent, filled with beautiful architecture and interesting history, but there is so much more to see than just the Eiffel Tower and the Colosseum. Get off the beaten track and see some more of what Europe has to offer thanks to Babbel, the shortest path to learning a new language. Porto, Portugal […]

The best things about the diversity of Hong Kong

Sunrise over Victoria Harbor as viewed atop Victoria Peak, Hong Kong.

Whether it’s just for a stopover, of for a holiday, Hong Kong is a vibrant, cultural metropolis bursting with delicious food, colourful history and plenty of activities. MORE: See our top first-hand travel tips to hong Kong here The best way to describe Hong Kong is an “Assault on the Senses”. Skyscrapers tower above you, […]

The best transit destinations you can hope for on an international trip

Changi airport

Do you curse those exhausting stopovers on the way to your holiday? Long haul flights are bad enough without having to spend hours in the airport crouching by a powerpoint, grumbling at the slow airport wifi and waiting for your connecting flight. But, did you know, that not only are you allowed to spend a […]

4 thrilling things to do in Darwin for adrenaline junkies

Darwin skyline Fisherman's Wharf

An incredible adventure awaits you in the vibrant city of Darwin! This Australian city is one of the best destinations to spend your much-awaited vacation because it offers plenty of things to see and do for every tourist. Prepare for an exhilarating and unforgettable trip as you explore the whole city. Darwin is the capital […]

The ultimate bag for active travellers and commuters, the Henty CoPilot

There aren’t many other bags in the world that do such a fine job at bridging the gap between practical and stylish, especially for the commuter, but the Henty CoPilot bag does just that. It started off with a simple crowdfunding campaign, initiated by the bag’s designers Jeremy Grey and Jon Gourlay and has since taken-on the […]

10 best places to go in Scandinavia

Copenhagen's famous Tivoli Gardens and Pavilion

Scandinavia is one of those places in the world that is still a mysterious, magical, magnetising part of the globe. From the Aurora Borealis to the icy fjords and healthy elk population, it’s the birthplace of Norse culture and mythology, beautiful people and an adorable language. But, where’s best to go when you visit the […]

Here are the most valuable types of traveller’s torches

Travellers torches

Whether you are willing to admit it or not I think the best of us would agree, darkness isn’t much fun. Thankfully, we have our trusty torches, although it’s not always easy to decide which one we are going to trust. Do you go for the most powerful torch, blinding any and all darkness with […]

Typo has a new Pan Am collection that’s as retro as it is modern

Pan Am Typo stationery bag 1

Typo is brining one of aviations most iconic airlines back this September with the launch of their new Pan Am collection. Travel is about to get heaps better. MORE: Planning a trip to Morocco? Try these insider tips Inspired by the once opulent airlinefeeling you get when you step on a 747 cocktail in hand […]

Hilton Hotels are doing something epic with Melbourne’s graffiti street art

Last year, the Hilton Hotel in Southwharf Melbourne turned it out by collaborating with Melbourne interiors gurus Sage & Clare to create a room that was truly stunning and really quite unique. Hilton Hotel South Wharf and homewares store and stylists Sage and Clare have joined forces this summer to create the ‘Summer Sleepover’ package […]

Mesmerising, majestic, magical Morocco

Morocco spa bath

The pull of this North African country is simply overwhelming. With it’s winding souks, friendly locals, awe-inspiring views, delicious tagines and refreshing mint tea, it is truly a unique destination. For those who may not be well-travelled, or simply like the comfort of being guided along the must-see sights, a tour is the way to […]