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...
For us nothing beats that first-day thrill of ambling through a hotel lobby, turning left on the street and seeing where curiosity takes you. The sights, sounds and smells of a foreign city hit you square in the face as...
Rarotonga, the largest of the Cook Islands group in the South Pacific, is one of the most relaxing, beautiful, Instagram-friendly islands you will ever come across. From the inner-island mountain range to the outer-island scattered with holiday homes and low-lying...
In the age of cheap package holidays and generic soulless resorts, it can be a challenge to find an island escape that truly satisfies your inner Robinson Crusoe. Thank heavens for places like Samoa. Just a tick over five hours’ flight...
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,...
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...