The Most Romantic London Hotels for Sexy Luxury Stays

The L'Oscar suite at L'Oscar Hotel brings the wow factor to a romantic night in London

There are some hotel rooms that just make you think ‘this, THIS is where I want to bring my lover.’ Sometimes they’re tapping into the whole four-poster bed old school romantic vibe, sometimes they’re channeling sexy disco fun, or they might just have so much wow factor you want to share it with someone whoRead More

Twelve Great Travel Apps To Pack in Your Phone 

Top travel apps for planning and enjoying a trip

From planning your trip to making life easy in a strange land, having the right travel apps in your phone can have a big impact on your holiday experience. Here are a dozen that help make me an appy traveller. Get Your Guide The Get Your Guide website and app are not just a greatRead More

20 Great Sydney Tours For Every Budget and Adrenalin Level

Sydney Harbour Bridge Climb, photo courtesy BridgeClimb Sydney

Having lived there most of my life I may be the teensiest bit biased, but I do believe Sydney is one of the greatest places in the world. There’s sooooo much to see and do that I still haven’t come close to doing everything I want to, and I know I’m not the only one.Read More

Why a Kimberley expedition ship is such a great idea

Exploring the Kimberley on an expedition cruise, image © Ponant

Want to see Australia’s last great wilderness? Here’s why an expedition ship around The Kimberley is such a great way to go, and what to pack when you do.

Five Things To Do in Sydney on a Rainy Day

Having a Priscilla moment at Sydney's Madame Tussauds

Sydney is at its sparkly best when the sun is shining, but of course not every day can be filled with blue skies. So what can you do when the grey clouds set in and the rain starts to fall?  Here are five ideas to help snap you out of a rainy day funk andRead More

Five Best wineries on the Mornington Peninsula and Where to Eat Afterwards

Tucks Ridge winery on the Mornington Peninsula

… This is a guest post by Lucia Guadagnuolo of Wine Compass Tours …  Planning a day touring wine regions can be pretty hungry work. A well-planned itinerary to the best wineries and cellar doors should always include a stop or two to refuel and re-energise the palate. The best way to do this isRead More

Log Cabin Holidays in Lapland: What to Know Before You Go

Lapland Log Cabin holiday in Harriniva, Image credit Antti Pietikainen

… This post is brought to you by Artisan Travel … When I think about Lapland I think of snow, reindeer and a certain jolly fellow who keeps naughty and nice lists. Throw in beautiful scenery, northern lights, and both husky sled rides and reindeer sleigh rides and the holiday magic gets even better. LaplandRead More

Changi Airport Singapore: Ten Top Things to Do

Butterfly Garden, Changi Airport

Of all of the “I love Changi airport” stories I’ve heard my favourite comes from my friend Gary. Despite the fact that he lives in Singapore, he confessed “I love Changi so much I checked into the Crowne Plaza when I landed once because I didn’t want to leave the airport.” While Gary is anRead More