Repeat Traveller

Where to Experience the Crazy Rich Asians Life for Yourself

Whenever I hear a best-selling novel is getting the Hollywood treatment, I tend to adjust my expectations on the way into the theatre. But there’s one film I had seriously high hopes for – Crazy Rich Asians, a...

Why Slow Travel is the Right Way to Travel

Annual leave is a precious commodity few of us like to waste. More valuable than gold or silver, it’s an opportunity to escape the grind and give our minds and bodies a rest. Whether it’s locally or overseas...

Hotel Review: Mandarin Oriental Sanya

Hearing it described as the “Hawaii of China”, Hainan Island made me more than a little curious. Would it be a tropical island escape that has remained undiscovered by Australian travellers, or were the Hawaii...

Indulgent Adult’s Only Escapes

Chocolates and roses and love hearts – oh my! Planning a cheeky escape with that special someone? Here are a few romantic getaways that will score you definite brownie points. Crystal Creek Rainforest...

Flight Review: All Nippon Airways (ANA) Business Class Tokyo Haneda to Sydney

Hearing it described as ‘the most authentically Japanese airline in the sky’, All Nippon Airways (ANA) instantly caught my interest. Did it live up to the lofty description? Find out. Flight: NH879Aircraft:...

Inside the P&O Pacific Aria

When sitting down to review P&O’s new cruise ship, Pacific Aria, it’s hard to know where to start. Do you focus on the size first and then work your way through the features later, or mention the...

Rendezvous. Credit: David Meany / Memphis Tourism

Where to Find the Best BBQ in Memphis

Growing up in Australia I developed a love of barbequing from a young age – our climate is tailor made for spending time in the outdoors. I honestly can’t remember a family event that didn’t revolve around...

A dhow boat on the Zambezi. Source: Jenman Safaris

Why Slow Travel is the Right Way to Travel

Annual leave is a precious commodity few of us like to waste. More valuable than gold or silver, it’s an opportunity to escape the grind and give our minds and bodies a rest. Whether it’s locally or overseas, most of us...

Chris Ashton

We're Chris Ashton and Simon Ceglinski, two Aussie travellers with a love of exploration and adventure, and the odd bit of luxury thrown in. We seek out street art, street food, and scuba diving wherever we go, and prefer the road less travelled over well-worn tourist paths.