Repeat Traveller

How to spot a scam Facebook competition

This man shared a Facebook post offering a free cruise to the South Pacific, you won’t believe what happened next. Actually you will, because you’ve probably seen it happen time and again. Not a day goes by...

A spa retreat in Japan’s Kii Mountains

There’s a lot to love about Japan, but one of the standouts during my recent trip was the onsen experience. I’d visited a bathhouse on a trip to Okinawa several years ago, (read about the experience here) but...

Flight Review: Singapore Airlines A380 Premium Economy

Life is full of difficult questions. Who am I? Where did I come from? Is Singapore Airlines’ Premium Economy seat worth the extra money? Needing to answer at least one of these once and for all, we decided to...

Eight incredible Australian holiday rentals

We’re always on the lookout for new and interesting places to go on holiday – cookie cutter hotels where every room, every lobby, and every restaurant are the same do not cut it. Stayz, Australia’s leading...

Six places worth getting lost in

I love an urban escape as much as the next man, but sometimes it’s nice to leave the big city behind and reconnect with the natural world. While places like Springbrook National Park and the rolling hills of...

Repeat Vietnam: The trip I had to have

Sometimes a second visit makes all the difference. Living up to our blog name I recently made a repeat visit to Vietnam, and it was pretty much the best thing I could have done. The first time Simon and I...

Emirates unveils 360-degree A380 view

Want to know what the view is like from Seat 2K aboard the Emirates A380 before buying a ticket? You can now find out thanks to Emirates’ newly released 360-degree cabin view. Dubai-based carrier Emirates has become the...

Five ways to discover the best of Canada, eh

Oh Canada. Today is Canada Day, and in honour of the ‘Great White North’, here are five trips that will help you discover its unique landscapes, wildlife, cities and culture for yourself. Challenge your inner adventurer...

The simplest ways to avoid jet lag

There are two types of people in this world: those two suffer from jet lag, and those who don’t. There are few things more annoying than arriving to a new destination only to feel the overwhelming desire to crawl into a...

How to find the best deal on flights

Everyone has their ‘top tips’ to securing the best value flight, hotel or holiday package online. And while many of these do work, sometimes it pays to go direct to the source. Online travel agent Webjet has just...