Village Hotel Katong, Singapore

Singapore Village Hotels in Katong and Changi

When you go to Singapore it’s easy to head right into the city and base yourself there. But if you want to get to know a different side of Singapore, there’s Read More

Spirit of Queensland's RailBeds, picture courtesy of Queensland Rail

The Spirit of Queensland Train’s RailBeds

I can now say that 160 kilometres per hour is the fastest I have travelled on land, and I did it in my sleep. I also did it while watching the Queensland Read More

Owen Beddall, Confessions of a QANTAS Flight Attendant

Owen Beddall, QANTAS Confessions Author, 10 Questions

Having shared a lot of laughs with flight attendant friends over the years I know that they have some great tales to tell, so when I heard there was a book Read More

Singapore Airlines Suite Class Review

Singapore Airlines Suites Class Review

There’s a moment where you check your watch on a long haul flight and realize there’s still eight hours to go. Usually I would greet this with a bit of a sigh Read More

Cruising into Venice on Uniworld's River Countess

Cruising Venice on Uniworld’s River Countess

When is a river cruise not a river cruise? It’s a question I ask myself as I look out onto Venice from my floating six star boutique hotel, the River Read More

Brett Walker, Village Hotel Katong, Singapore

Brett Walker, Manager Village Hotel Katong: Ten Questions

The Village Hotel Katong is one of the few hotels found in Singapore's Katong and Joo Chiat area, which is a great place to learn about Peranakan heritage and Read More

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Travelling and Translating with WeChat App

 This post is brought to you by WeChat   The first time I travelled solo it was through Italy, back when mobile phones were a very different beast. It Read More

Frustration Card Game

Frustration Card Game Rules for Camping

Card games can be funny things. Some games everyone knows the rules to, but then there are others where people can have very different opinions to how a game Read More

James Aptakin, Head Chef, Hilton Waikiki Beach

James Aptakin, Hilton Waikiki Beach Exec Chef: Ten Questions

One of the many wonderful things about a trip to Hawaii is being able to eat their incredible food. There are taste sensations and island flavours that are hard Read More

Redhead Travel Tips

Redhead Hair and Beauty Travel Tips

There’s a common misconception that redheads are a dying breed. A few years back a number of news organisations were reporting that redheads could be extinct by Read More