You could have knocked us over with a wet cocktail umbrella. For there, at the top of one of Rarotonga’s highest peaks, Te Rua Manga (aka The Needle), was the very same stray dog who befriended us earlier in the...
Take it from us, there’s nothing better for off-setting those post Christmas-New Year holiday blues than booking your next mid-year escape. Suddenly the drudgery of those long commutes and endless work meetings melts away – there is light again at...
I make no bones about it, I love Fiji. I’ve been going for over 20 years. I’ve seen many changes over that time, but there are a few things that stay consistent. Get these right and you're enjoyment will go...
When I think of a tropical Fijian island it conjures up visions of crystal-clear water, white sand, beautiful open buildings and gentle swaying palm trees. Well, dream no more, because Malamala Beach Club delivers all of this and so much...
A short squeeze of the throttle to get us started and we’re off, doggedly pedalling to keep sight of the five pairings tearing up the track ahead. We’re on rail-mounted electric assisted pushbike carriages (aka Velocipedes), the ingenious invention of...
We love everything about Fiji. The gorgeous sunsets, the relaxed pace of life, and so many idyllic islands that all seem to have a hammock with your name on it. But mostly, it's the smiles and friendliness of the place that...
We asked and you delivered. Vietnam is near the top of our destination wish list this year, and when we put the call-out on our Instagram page for your tips, we were swamped with amazing and insightful replies.  It's always...
For many of us it’s all about price when it comes to deciding which airline to book with. After all, the more you save in the air, the more money you have to spend on the ground, and as long...
Is it worth doing a stop over in Iceland for 50 hours you ask? Oh yes, yes it is! I took an Icelandair flight to London and decided to take advantage of the stopover offer at no extra charge and...
We know those Bali horror stories about spiked drinks and scooter spills haven’t exactly helped the image of South-East Asia as a holiday hotspot. Even if you’re lucky enough to avoid becoming a tragic headline, what about coping with the...