Repeat Traveller

The Rise of Small Ship Cruising

From ocean crossings to river journeys, cruising was once one of the most glamorous and exclusive ways to see the world. Somewhere along the way, it became better known as the floating R.S.L. than the...

An Aussie Comedian’s Guide to L.A. and San Francisco

If you’re an Aussie travelling to the US, there’s a good chance California is on your hit list. And sitting pretty atop that lengthy list are the glittering cities of Los Angeles and San Francisco...

Hotel Rooms The New Showrooms

I recently read a brilliant article about stealing toiletries from hotels, and it got me thinking about my own five fingered habits. Most of us take the toiletries when we leave a hotel, yet some are...

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...

Chef Adam Liaw’s Foodie Guide to Singapore

It’s no secret that Singapore holds a special place in my heart. Home to an eclectic mix of cultures, from Chinese to Indian and Malay, Singapore is like visiting multiple countries in one day...

The Amazing Scooters of Hanoi

Last year we decided to do things a little different for our New Year celebration. Rather than spend it with friends back home in Australia like we usually do, we thought we’d experience a taste of how...

Chris Ashton

We're Chris and Simon, 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.