Travel News

Qantas announces non-stop flights to UK and NYC

Qantas has announce orders for new plane capable of flying passengers non-stop to anywhere in the world. According to a press release issued this week,...

Couple launch tagalong tours of gorgeous gorges

Guiding visitors through one of the most spectacular locations in Australia, Caity and Christian Bom from CQ Tours are ready to share their passion, knowledge,...

Save $1000 on an NZ rail, sail and drive tour

Save $1000 per person on an amazing rail, sail and drive tour of New Zealand. Was $4499 per person, now pay from $3499 per...

Walking back to happiness

Having just finished the 130km Great Glen Way in Scotland, and having rendered myself almost immobile as a result, I still can't speak highly...

Easy riding across the roof of the world

Save US$500 on a once-in-a-lifetime Himalayan ride over the Roof Of India - Book by August 3, 2022 Awesome, life-changing, inspiring, scary, immense, humbling, and mind-blowing...

A tale of two pretty Portuguese cities

Many countries have two major cities that compete for kudos and attention (not to mention tourists). But in Portugal, as Sue Williams...

CRUISE

Ponant Kimberley cruises to include flying boat adventures

Commencing on 7 April 2023, PONANT 's programme of 26 new itineraries onboard Le Ponant for the 2023 Kimberley season covers the Northern Kimberley, Southern Kimberley,...

Norwegian Cruise Line sails back to Asia

SYDNEY (24 June 2022) - Norwegian Cruise Line (NCL), the self-styled innovator in global cruise travel with a 55-year history of breaking boundaries, will...

From the Arctic to Scottish isles in ultra luxury

Expedition cruising leaders Scenic Eclipse has unveiled six new voyages in its 2023/24 Arctic & Fjords brochure release, with Scenic Eclipse II is set...

REVIEWS

CitizenM: Quirky, funky, fun and comfy

To say CitizenM hotels are quirky could be the understatement of any travel article. Huge beds that take up half the room, shower and bathroom...

Lose yourself in the amazing Amatara wellness resort

The resort is high on a cliff face over the ocean at tranquil Cape Panwa, 30 minutes’ drive from the busyness of downtown Phuket, and just...

Como Halkin – luxxy London hotel has an unusual history

4.5 / 5 stars THE LOCATION  When the letter comes that you’re being awarded a knighthood, this is the hotel to stay. Only...

AMAZING PLACES

Asian destinations opening up post-covid

Restrictions on travel to two of our most popular S.E. Asia destinations have been eased with the announcement of flights being resumed to Vietnam...

The Quiet Australian: Going solo in Saigon

Jimmy Thomson spends almost two weeks in Vietnam's southern metropolis ... and survives to tell the tale. I recently visited Saigon in Vietnam on my...

15 things you MUST do in Ho Chi Minh City

Author and travel writer Jimmy Thomson  has been to Vietnam more times than he can recall without checking his passports. Here is his guide...

Pay attention! Your guide is talking

Our tour guide Mr Sok looks angry, very angry. “But I have told you this before!” he snaps, not even bothering to try to...

Trekking in search of Ethiopia’s Gelada baboons

I’m standing close to the edge of a deep gorge, gazing out at the plunging drop framed by the misty blue haze of mountaintops when there’s...

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