Why you shouldn’t miss that trip to Alaska


Alaska is one state with myriad different things and activities you can engage in during your visit. Since there are many kinds of scenery not forgetting the vast wild terrain, it is possible to have a hard time making your decision. Here is a list of some of the reasons why you shouldn’t miss that […]

The best restaurants in Costa Rica

Costa Rica

Found in Central America and home to some incredibly beautiful beaches and volcanoes, Costa Rica is simply an amazing vacation destination. With an intriguing history and home to some stunning costa rica villas for rent, it’s easy to see why this country is attracting more visitors every year. Inevitably, when you visit somewhere new you […]

The Little Albion Guesthouse in Surry Hills makes you want a staycation every weekend

James Banham Albion Guesthouse Hotel

Tucked clandestinely down the side street that is Little Albion in Surry Hills, the Little Albion Guesthouse has pitched itself a spot and is kicking total goals. You know you’re in for something great when the front gate swings open and you’re greeted by a concierge in full regalia, complete with cravat, a tower of […]

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 […]

New Zealand’s first smart hotel opens in Queenstown, mi-pad Hotel

Queenstown New Zealand

If you’ve ever heard anyone talking about New Zealand, then they would’ve mentioned Queenstown. But up until recently, they couldn’t have muttered the name, mi-pad Queenstown, because it’s only just opened and is a stunning, six-storey hotel right in the heart of Queenstown on New Zealand’s South Island. mi-pad is New Zealand’s first fully ‘smart’ hotel; a next […]

All The Fun Of The Airport – Making Your Travel A Part Of Your Holiday


They say it’s not about the destination, it’s about the journey. And when it comes to airports, that’s certainly the case. Airports are no longer just about getting your plane – they’re now an incredible part of your holiday. From luxury spas to incredible shopping, there’s so much to do at the airport that you […]

Chances are that 47% of fellow travellers find you annoying

Female woman holiday trip travel photo

Everyone loves a holiday, everyone loves time off and everyone loves documenting said good times for future reference, right? And there’s nothing wrong with that. At least not if you fit into the roughly 10 million Aussies that go abroad every year. But, are you one of the annoying ones? We all hear tales of […]

Lonely Planet inspires a lifetime of travel on foot with Epic Hikes of the World


Just because Lonely Planet clearly doesn’t stop, what with cruise guides amongst their myriad other things for itchy-footed travellers, they’re back this month with a reason to travel from now until forever with their Epic hikes of the World instalment. The latest book comes packed with 50 hiking routes in 30 countries along with 150 ideas […]

When you’re next in the French West Indies, visit Hotel Manapany by Francois Champsaur

Hotel Manapany 2

Francois Champsaur’s new luxury hotel, Hotel Manapany, hidden away in Saint Barthelemy, French West Indies is the rage at the moment, touting everything you love about luxury travel, right at the tip of South America. After the renovation of the Hotel Vernet in Paris, Francois Chamspaur and Anne Jousse – the President of the hotel and […]

Lonely Planet introduces first guides to cruise travel 

Cruise ship 1

We all love the thought of jumping on board a luxury, floating palace and sailing away into the sunset on an undetermined island-hopping cruise of relaxing, eating and drinking. But, who amongst us knows the best way to go about it? Or, even where to actually go, on said cruise? Ahoy mates! ? Leading travel media company […]

Changi Airport has just launched the ‘Changi Stopovers in Singapore’ program

Changi Airport Stopovers

Changi airport is the gateway to Asia and the rest of the world if you’re heading north, so it’s no wonder that over 1.4 million Aussies head through the nation state every year. Though it often comes withe the reputation of lengthy stop-over times and long journeys on from Singapore, which are one of the […]

How to be perfectly prepared for your road trip this summer

Road trip car

You have been looking forward to hitting the road with your best friends this summer. Hopping into the car and driving to your chosen destination is going to be the highlight of your summer, so you want to make sure everything goes perfectly. From making sure your car is suited to driving in the city […]