Penguin moulting like a boss, Antarctica

An Important Life Lesson from Penguins in Antarctica

... This content has been created as part of my involvement in Microsoft’s #WorkWonders Program ... Sometimes you have to get away from your everyday Read More

Golden Summit Mount Emei China

Anantara Emei, Gateway to the Golden Summit, Sea of Clouds and Panda fun

I have a friend who decided she had to stay in every single Anantara resort and hotel after she fell in love with her first one in Thailand. After her rave Read More

Anders Ho Groenholm, Executive Chef Banyan Tree and Angsana Lang Co

Anders Ho Groenholm, Exec Chef Banyan Tree Lang Co: Ten Questions

The organic garden at Banyan Tree Lang Co in Vietnam is home to an array of vegetables and herbs, some rabbits, chickens and goats that children can pet, and Read More

Lifou Notre Dame de Lourdes, New Caledonia

A Visit to New Caledonia’s little church, Notre Dame de Lourdes

... This is a Guest Post by blogger Silke Elzner of Happiness and Things ... Cruising has become the latest fashion in travel, and it’s easy to see why Read More

Country road trips with cats can be a challenge

How to Take a Cat that Hates Cars on a Road Trip

… This content has been created as part of my involvement in Microsoft’s #WorkWonders Program … There’s a reason dogs are the animal you most often see Read More

Beautiful crystal blue iceberg in Antarctica

Antarctic Cruise on the Akademik Ioffe with One Ocean Expeditions

I’ve always said that I wanted to see Antarctica with my own eyes, but as I sat on a frozen rock a few metres away from a colony of penguins I realised I had it Read More

Banyan Tree Bintan Island villas

Jungle Luxury Love at Banyan Tree Bintan Island

“Dear Guest, These villas are built beneath the canopy of the Rain Forest. As such some wild animals like monkeys, squirrels, birds and insects could be your Read More

Antarctica on Akademik Ioffe icebreaker with One Ocean Expeditions

Antarctica’s Beautiful Cold Light of Day: a One Ocean experience

When you dream of doing something your entire life there is a danger you could be disappointed if that fantasy becomes a reality. Perhaps it won’t be as big, as Read More

Beautiful Martial Glacier above Ushuaia

Ushuaia, Gateway to Antarctica: a Beginner’s Guide

… This content has been created as part of my involvement in Microsoft’s #WorkWonders Program … Ushuaia holds the crown for the southernmost city in Read More

Paradise Peak on Halong Bay, image courtesy of Paradise Cruises

Why You Need (at least) Two Nights on a Halong Bay Cruise

Spending a night on Vietnam’s Halong Bay is on many a travel wish list, but after experiencing it for myself I’ve realized there’s a slight problem with that Read More