Repeat Traveller

Perth: A city worth revisiting

Born and raised in Perth until I was 12 years old, the Western Australian city continues to hold a special place in my heart. Though I’ve returned pretty much every year since then, my visit at the beginning...

Muriwai: An unexpected gem

When most people go looking for rugged beauty in New Zealand, the South Island is the default destination… but the North Island has it’s fair share of rocky coastline and wide open plains too. Best of all...

Lismore’s hidden talent

Lismore is well known as an artistic mecca - creative people are drawn to the city like moths to a flame. And while a large part of that creativity can be seen on display in local art galleries, cafes and...

Top five things to do in Penang

Penang is the second smallest state in Malaysia, but what it lacks in size it makes up for in things to see and do. I was in town for a few days but feel I barely scratched the surface of what the island had...

Hotel Review: The Peninsula Hong Kong

A grand dame in the Hong Kong hotel scene, The Peninsula Hong Kong needs no introduction. It's an icon. Since opening in 1928, the hotel has welcomed everyone from heads of state to couples in search of a...

Wellington: NZ’s capital of cool

A new video series focussing on the Windy City has been released by Tourism New Zealand, and it’s given me a serious urge to hop on a plane. Sure there may be some creative/selective editing afoot, but I’ll...

Deluxe detox destinations around the world

The dust has finally settled on the new year – the parties are over and hangovers are a distant memory – and many of us have probably resolved to give our poor livers a rest. To help us keep this resolution going as...

Top 5 rail destinations for 2018

Trains, planes and automobiles – these have been the staples of travel for over a hundred years. But while most of us could call ourselves frequent flyers or road trippers, there aren’t quite as many who could say they...

Royal escapes fit for a king or queen

Royal weddings are always big news. If you’ve turned on the TV, opened a paper, swiped through Facebook or come in contact with a carrier pigeon at all in the last few days, chances are you’ve heard the news of Prince...

The hottest destinations for 2018

Want to know what’s hot in the world of travel? The experts at Abercrombie & Kent have put their heads together to create a ‘hot list’ of up-and-coming destinations for 2018 and, from the looks of things, they’ve...