So you’ve decided you want to experience the best New York has to offer during winter. While locals would call you crazy, tourists and travellers alike continue to flock to the city that never sleeps during its coldest months in the hopes that they might experience the magic of a snowy New York. For those braving the cold this year, we’ve put together our Top Five Winter Hideouts… because everyone needs a little food and drink after a big day exploring the city!Read More
A hour from the centre of Melbourne, in the heart of the Yarra Valley, you will find The Farmhouse at Meletos. The Tuscan-inspired Farmhouse is a two-story, 23-room boutique guesthouse. Inside the beautifully decorated lobby, set by floor-to-ceiling panelled windows, guests can gather by the Cheminees Philippe fireplace, perfect for curling up with a glass of local fine red.Read More
Located moments from Melbourne’s bustling CBD and surrounded by some of the city’s most notable sights such as Parliament House, St. Patrick’s Cathedral and the beautiful Treasury Gardens, this Park Hyatt outpost boasts a perfect location with service to match.Read More
With hundreds of hotels across Manhattan’s many neighbourhoods, it can be challenging to sift through the endless options to find that perfect gem of a place. To help you avoid opting for the standard, large scale ‘cookie cutter’ hotels, we have rounded up five of the best stylish, well located boutique hotels in the city.Read More
Welcome to The Capital Hotel, Knightsbridge. This family-owned, five-star, boutique hotel has an enviable location in London's Knightsbridge, just a few steps away from Harrods and Harvey Nichols and virtually on the doorsteps of most of the area's key designer boutiques. If you want to do more than shop, HydeRead More
One of The Nomad's best-loved boutique hotels located in New York's Lower East Side, the Ludlow Hotel ticks all the boxes. The immediate vicinity is home to trendy cafes, chic boutiques, fun bars with some of the best happy hours in New York and is around the corner from theRead More
Located on one of California's best beaches, the luxurious Fairmont Miramar mixes traditional hotel accommodation with a selection of well-appointed, individual bungalows. From the moment you enter the decorative, wrought-iron gates and up the sweeping driveway, you are met by an army of busy lobby staff handing out water bottles,Read More
This sultry seaside resort is just 15 minutes from Hoi An and sits on a private kilometre-long stretch of powdery white sand which has been listed as one of Forbes Best Beaches in the World.
As you step into the open-air lobby which overlooks the cobalt-blue South China Sea,Read More
Known as a playground for the rich and famous, California’s desert city is a hip place to visit. Distinctive mid-century architecture, palm-fringed streets and the majestic Coachella Valley mountains make this oasis in the desert one of the world's prettiest resort towns. Made famous by movie stars who built weekendRead More
Looking for a romantic hotel in Capri? A peaceful luxury oasis near the Piazza? La Minerva is all this, plus so much more. Located in one of the quietest corners of Capri, though the glamorous Piazza and Via Camerelle (where the most fashionable designer boutiques and restaurants on the islandRead More
Sprawling Los Angeles is a whopping 4,320 square kilometres and has a population of almost 19 million people. So with 87 neighbourhoods and countless things to do, where do you begin...Read More
Las Ventanas al Paraiso has been among the world's most heralded properties since it opened in 1997. I feel privileged to have stayed at this outstanding resort and I feel it's time to share this hidden piece of paradise.A short 2.5 hour direct flight from Los Angeles to SanRead More
Commencing 25 March this year, QANTAS is ditching Dubai and will re-route it's daily Singapore-London A380 service via Singapore. What a great destination to break that long-hall flight.
Known as "The Lion City" and just two-thirds the size of NYC, Singapore packs a big punch showcasing the best sightseeing, shoppingRead More
To the innocent tourist, London can be an overwhelmingly expensive mine field. To the indecisive, it can be a daunting task deciding which area will suit you best as London's sights are so spread out. Having lived in London for six years as a tourist!, I will guide you throughRead More
The Margaret River Region in Western Australia's premium wine region is the place for indulging many passions. It's the only wine region in Australia where you can hop from award-winning wineries and restaurants to stunning beaches, tall timber forests, world-class surf breaks and ancient caves. Just two and a halfRead More
You know the city, but do you know the neighbourhood that suits you? The Big Apple spawns neighbourhoods, each with their own unique identities. Whether you're seeking fine food, galleries, shopping or architecture, there is something for everyone in the city that never sleeps...Read More
Nestled between the Pacific Ocean and Laguna Canyon, Laguna Beach is a local treasure in Orange County located just 90 minutes south of Los Angeles Airport. With endless coastal bluffs and hidden coves, Laguna Beach strikes an impressive balance between culture and natural beauty. For me, Laguna Beach isRead More
I love Thailand and over the years have travelled to 'The Land of Smiles' on countless occasions. There is, however, one hotel that stands out from the rest - The Sarojin, Khao Lak (one hour north of Phuket International Airport).
Having just returned from my fourth stay in as many years,Read More