Brisbane’s newest hotel, The Calile, is where you need to be

Calile hotel

Brisbane 10 years ago versus Brisbane now; the two can’t compare. When you have establishments like the new hotel, The Calile, open up right in the heart of Fortitude Valley, it speaks for itself. An urban oasis stuck right on James Street in ‘The Valley’, it’s a hotel by TFE Hotels Collection that is one […]

How to take-on a two-day fitness bender in Hobart with Bulk Nutrients – and survive

James Banham Bulk Nutrients

Sure there’s exercise and fitness, but doing it in Sydney on Bondi Beach, glistening under the southern sun in a balmy 25-degrees is nothing compared to doing it in the freezing cold in Hobart. Or up an even colder mountain. But, when you and a contingent of six other faces and folks in the Aussie fitness […]

5 reasons to take a golfing holiday in northwest Victoria at the RACV Goldfields Resort

RACV Goldfields Resort outside

It’s not often you’d think to take some time out mid-week to head out the back of Melbourne to northwestern Victoria for some quality R&R and holiday time. Though for many RACV Resort-goers that’s exactly the difference between regular ‘time off’ and a seriously quality hit of time away from the hustle and bustle of […]

Why Soul Cycle will change your take on exercise – and life in general

SoulCycle class

There aren’t many exercises out there in the world that could blur the lines dividing exercise, therapy and religion, except Soul Cycle. It’s an American phenomenon that had already taken off in its own right. But then, a Kardashian found it and the whole world naturally had to follow suit. Now fast-forward eleven years and […]

The ultimate guide to stylishly eating your way around in West Hollywood

Hollywood boulevard life at blue hour!

West Hollywood is a 1.9-square mile oasis of celebrity flutter, money-throwing excess and venues with some of the most sensational food and drink offerings in all of the USA. Jumping on board a relatively quick 14-hour flight direct from Sydney to LAX with American Airlines is now a lot simpler since they opened their new […]

West Hollywood’s newest hotel in the heart of the Design District, La Peer

La Peer Hotel West Hollywood THE F Bar

Around the corner from Craig’s, down the road from The Abbey, super close to the West Hollywood design district and located just a stone’s throw from West Hollywood’s most recently completed hotel The Jeremy West Hollywood stands La Peer Hotel. Or more, what will be La Peer Hotel when it’s completed in January 2018. It […]

Visit West Hollywood and stay at The Jeremy

Jeremy Hotel West Hollywood THE F outside night

West Hollywood isn’t slammed with hotels, but the ones it has set the bar high when it comes to what to expect from Californian accommodation. The Jeremy West Hollywood on Sunset Boulevard is one of them, bringing a brand new, well-polished, light, airy, Scandinavian feel to the strip that can’t be contended with. The Jeremy […]

How to fly: American Airlines Business Class

American Airlines Boeing 777 Business Class

Australians love to travel. And if some stats from finder.com.au are anything to go by, America makes the cut of top-three most preferred destinations on the list of countries we love to travel to. But the days of flying economy are so passe, so when it comes to flying to and from the US there’s […]

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

Hilton Grafitti Loft Double Tree Flinders Street hotel James Banham

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 […]

Find your zen at Sydney’s best yoga Billabong Retreat

Billabong Retreat Sydney cabin THE F

Sometimes you just need some paradise. Just a little bit of absolute, ‘someone else is going to be cooking for me?’, pristine, birdcalls 24/7, fairy lights up to your log cabin, dew on rose petals kind of paradise. Well, Billabong Eco-retreat is paradise with a capital ‘Hello Honey I’m Home To Stay.’ The gorgeous drive […]

Hilton Hotel South Wharf’s bohemian Summer Sleepover

They turned the rooms of Hilton Hotel South Wharf and DoubleTree Hotel by Hilton into a summery, bohemian escape and it looks stunning! Melbourne interiors and homewares business Sage & Clare teamed-up with the Hilton brand to offer the hotels’ customers something different this season for their summer sleepovers. By adorning the walls of one room in […]

Pacific Fair Is A Queensland Shopping Experience You Need To See

Following a $670 million redevelopment, Queensland’s Pacific Fair (along with the QT Hotel Gold Coast), assembled Australia’s leading men’s bloggers and lifestyle influencers for three days of shopping, exploring and a media experience unlike any other. A 40 minute drive from the Gold Coast airport, the QT Hotel proved to be Australia’s most ‘Instagrammable’ hotel. […]