Beach Escapes

    Brekkie, brunch, lunch or dinner … Northern Beaches’ style

    When brunching, lunching or sipping coffee near the water, we inevitably want to be as close to the water as possible. Sydney’s Northern Beaches have an abundance of eateries within a stone’s throw of the deep blue sea. Most boast spectacular views, but not all have spectacular nosh or sparkling service. Here’s our guide to […]

    12 Iconic Travel Locations Made Famous by Hollywood

    One of the best ways to fill your travel itinerary? Look to Hollywood for inspiration. Here are some of the most spectacular spots made famous for playing the backdrop to your favourite films. 1. Phi Phi Islands Movie/s: The Beach Stay: Villa 360, Phi Phi Island Thailand’s dreamy island archipelago off the coast near Phuket […]

    This is the most famous hotel in Hawaii

    Famed for its lush coastline, an endless supply of warm rays and world-class waves that march to shore and lure surfers year-round (particularly in the winter months, when the swells are bigger and the stakes higher), Oahu – the most iconic of the Hawaiian islands – is both a postcard landscape and a prized natural […]

    10 of the best new places to visit on the Gold Coast

    Looking for the coolest new places to visit on your next trip to the Gold Coast? We spoke to 7 of the Gold Coast’s local experts to get the low down on the places to be and be seen on the Gold Coast this year. Discover the latest Gold Coast restaurants, bars, shopping and recommended hotel destinations direct from the […]

    Australia’s 13 best weekend road trips

    Ah, the weekend  –  it’s long enough to get away and see something new, but not too short that you’re forced to embark upon yet another ‘staycation’. With that, here are 13 of the best weekend road trips in Australia. Choose one, and go.   1. Sydney – Blue Mountains Drive time: 1.5 hours Stay: Emirates Wolgan Valley […]

    An interview with the Gold Coast’s local experts

    We chat to the Gold Coasts’ local experts to find out everything from their top tips on restaurants, fashion, kids activities, walks, bars and more to help you avoid the tourist traps and enjoy the best the Gold Coast has to offer.   Sechy’s Diary Follow Sechy on Facebook Twitter: @Sechysdiary Sechy is a happy go lucky […]

    Luxurious Langkawi: 3 Nights at Berjaya Resort

    Langkawi is an island paradise showcasing environmental wonders, fascinating heritage and inspiring eco-friendly initiatives. HotelClub, in conjunction with Naturally Langkawi rewarded 3 lucky winners with a luxurious stay at the island. Meet Valentine, our lucky winner to a 3 night stay at Berjaya Resort. Valentine spent 3 luxurious nights at the 5 star hotel. By […]

    Luxurious Langkawi: 3 Nights at The Danna

    Langkawi is an island paradise showcasing environmental wonders, fascinating heritage and inspiring eco-friendly initiatives. HotelClub, in conjunction with Naturally Langkawi rewarded 3 lucky winners with a luxurious stay at the island. Meet Addison, our first prize winner to a 3 nights stay at The Danna Langkawi for two + return flights. By day he explored […]