A summer German holiday at Schwan Locke in Munich

Schwan Locke hotel

You normally think of Berlin when Germany comes to mind. But that’s just one city in a long string of many, many ancient and beautiful cities that make up the now unified German country. Ever considered Munich? Well, as it turns out, you should because a pioneering lifestyle aparthotel has recently opened, the Schwan Locke aparthotel. […]

The Greek holiday you need: Santorini Wellness Oasis at Mystique

Mystique Hotel Santorini beach Greece

After the last almost two years we’ve had, you can’t be blamed for need a bit (read: a LOT) of downtime. So, why not get some? Thanks to the fact UK residents can now travel to a few prime locations around Europe, now’s the time to seize the opportunity to visit that long-awaited destination of […]

Holiday in the Maldives: Baglioni is open on Maagau Island

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Since 10 July, the Baglioni has reopened their newly refurbished 21 beachside pool villas which are simply stunning. And the time to book a trip is now! Located on the island of Maagau within the pristine Dhaalu Atoll, just 40 minutes by seaplane from Malé, the Baglioni Resort Maldives is back open for bookings, offering […]

Investing in the US Stock Market? Here are some first steps from Stake Australia

Stake investing Sydney

The 21st century is all about challenger fintechs and app-based share trading for everyone. From Australia to the USA and everywhere in-between, investing and day trading are big business for individuals and the companies like Stake that give them unfettered access to investing in Wall Street. Read more about Stake here, but if you’ve downloaded […]

Holiday in New Zealand with mini itineraries for your personality dream type

New Zealand mountain

During a year full of highs and lows, quarantine-free travel is not the only dream that has infiltrated the minds of Australians. The opening of the travel bubble between Australia and New Zealand marks a significant moment in history and a tourism first. New research conducted by Tourism New Zealand has revealed 60% of Australians […]

8 things to pack with you when vacationing with your pup

Do you own a pup but want to go on a camping vacation or road trip? Leaving a pet child behind when the entire family goes on vacation is never an option for most dog owners.  Luckily, there are several venues and accommodations that allow pets, making it easier to travel with them. Nevertheless, you […]

Get booking! Kensho Psarou in Mykonos is open

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Home to 35 luxury rooms and suites, Kensho Psarou in the southeast of Mykonos town is open and available for bookings again! The go-to- of the world’s rich and famous, who turn up annually to moor their yachts, Kensho is the ultra-luxury retreat and the cosmopolitan heartbeat of the Greek island. The venue attracts the […]

Best hotel pools for your staycation in Australia this year

The reality of you leaving our little prison island this side of 2022 is pretty slim. Unless you’re good at taking advantage of those slim chances that come up once-every-never. So with that in mind, focus has turned to the beauty of the Australian staycation holiday in our own backyard and what better criteria to […]

Weekend packing: the bare essentials

Victorinox Lexicon Hardside Frequent Flyer carry on suitcase luggage airport

If there’s one thing the pandemic has taught us, it’s that where people are denied the opportunity to mix with others, that’s the one thing they crave. Everyone who has experienced lockdown probably shares the counterintuitive feeling of wanting to be in a corner at a party wondering when is the earliest you can leave […]

Ultimate winter wonderland guide: top holiday destinations you can drive to in Australia

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We’re allowed out, the weather’s getting chilly and the desire to see more of our own backyard’s never been stronger! Here’s where to go if you’re in the ‘throw everything in the boot – like the spacious option of Toyota’s SUVs, like C-HR city SUV – and go’-kind of mood. NSW – Capertee Valley Capertee […]

New Zealand post-lockdown travel guide

New Zealand NZ Lake mountain escape

Now that the world’s best leader, Jacinda Adern has opened up her little slice of paradise to Australia, bookings have gone through the roof! The long awaited travel bubble between Australia and New Zealand has finally arrived and we’re all heading to NZ for our first international holiday in almost a year. But, gone are […]

Been meaning to learn a language? Preply will help you master speaking like a local

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If there’s one language most Australians want to learn, it’s Spanish. But with expensive tutoring, too many class options and strict University requirements and insane dedications of time to navigate around, it’s no wonder most of us aren’t bilingual. Shame too, given we’re now all in hardcore post-Covid lockdown travel planning mode. But turn your […]