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    These are the best (and worst) celebrity travel partners

    The results are in! We know Aussies are a decisive lot when it comes to travel planning and preparation, and it seems that that also stands when it comes to choice of travel partner. As you may have seen in the media we asked over 1,000 Australian travellers to tell us who they would love to […]

    What is the best Melbourne festival?

    Picking a great Melbourne festival is like shooting fish in a barrel; the options are sundry enough to keep even the staunchest festival devotee satisfied. It really just comes down to what it is that makes you feel festive. For lovers of comedy, it’s tough to top the Melbourne International Comedy Festival as the nation’s […]

    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 […]

    Here’s where the locals go to eat in Hong Kong

    One of the best ways to truly immerse yourself in a new city is to indulge in traditional fare. Put simply, eat what (and where) the locals eat. Known colloquially as Asia’s most colourful city, Hong Kong is also a veritable trove of culinary delights – and as such, the best place to indulge in […]

    The best surf club on the Gold Coast

    The surf life saving club is as iconically Australian as kangaroos and Vegemite, and the Gold Coast offers a stretch of coastline featuring some of the best. For the 12 million annual visitors to Queensland’s Gold Coast Surfer’s Paradise might be the most regularly name-checked destination for tourists, but if you want to eschew thick crowds, tourist traps […]

    This is the most unbelievable pool view in Singapore

    The best place to score an unforgettable view of Singapore’s sprawling skyline? Waist-deep in water, apparently. Bucking the standard route of putting the hotel pool on the ground floor, Singapore’s colossal Marina Bay Sands casino opted for a more non-traditional design, planting a 150m infinity pool on the roof of the skyscraper, 57 floors up. […]

    How to survive a long-haul flight

    The single most important flight tip to remember? The perfect flight does not exist. Spending 15 hours sardined in a large metal tube with bad food, minimal space and insomniac babies isn’t conducive to creating a breezy travel scenario. But take a handful of forward-thinking and precautionary measures before and during the flight, and you’ll […]

    The 10 best places to eat in Byron Bay

    For reasons that are entirely understandable, Byron Bay has evolved from its former mantle as spiritual home to Australia’s hippie community and is now an internationally name-checked holiday haunt for a generous mix of archetypes. Alongside keen surf hipsters there for the waves, holidaying families there for the leisurely cadence, and the annual pilgrimage of […]