If ever there was a country that both beguiles and befuddles the first-time visitor it’s China. With 1.35 billion people crammed into a land mass only about a third larger than Australia, it’s an assault on the senses unlike anywhere...
I don’t consider myself a travel snob by any means, as I’m quite happy to stay at a seedy hotel or hike through the mud holding my suitcase on my head when I consider it an adventure. I have to...
One month they are sunning themselves in the Caribbean playground of Barbados, the next sipping wine at sunset as they watch wild elephants and hippos from their Botswana deck. But Ian Usher, 54, and Vanessa Anderson, 55, pictured below, aren’t...
“Nothing behind me, everything ahead of me, as is ever so on the road.” ― Jack Kerouac, On the Road America is the home of the road trip. Defining books like Kerouac’s On The Road and epochal movies of our generation, such as...
Samoa’s beautiful shores are safe, secluded and only a six-hour flight from Sydney, and with borders reopening in August/September, it’s time to start planning this once-in-a-lifetime trip to the beautiful island nation. With its crystal clear turquoise waters, lush rainforest...
A vast and varied land, India has a character that reflects its landscape. Bursting with cultural treasures, natural splendour and diversity, it offers everything from camel-strewn deserts to Himalayan heights and snow leopards. Whether you want to visit historical forts...
If you think your most adventurous travel days are behind you, take a look at what go-getting gran Yelena Yerkhova has been up to lately. From riding camels in Israel, to zipping around Thailand on the back of a motorbike,...
Today’s 50-somethings are redefining what it means to be a traveller in mid-life. Armed with a better quality of life and greater access to health and wellness initiatives, we’re fitter, healthier and more vibrant than any of the generations before...
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...
Okay, so we all need a quick getaway every now and again. For this very reason, we whipped over to Fiji on the four-hour direct flight from Sydney to Nadi. We grabbed a last-minute bargain airfare ($500 return) on Air Pacific...