View on Oslo to Bergen Train, Norway

Oslo to Bergen Train, Norway’s Great Train Journey

When people talk about the great rail journeys of the world often the train itself has as much to do with the accolade as the view outside, especially when you Read More

Russ Thomas Grieve, Azamara Club Cruises, Cruise Director

Russ Thomas Grieve, Azamara Club Cruise Director: 10 Questions

A cruise director's life can be a dream job, but it's also a lot more work than most people realise. Russ Thomas Grieve joined Azamara Club Cruises after a Read More

View from Mt Hoher Kasten, Switzerland

Switzerland Mountains, Cheese and Chocolate Tour

Switzerland. Just the name conjures up images of dramatic mountains, sparkling lakes, charming towns and yes, cheese and chocolate. Of course there’s a whole Read More

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