Repeat Traveller

Marketing to gay travellers – is it really that difficult?

As a young gay man I’ve always been intrigued by the way hotels and tourism boards look to appeal to the LGBT market. If I had a cent for every time I saw glitter, rainbows, glittering rainbows, and images of...

Trail blazing in Cairns

It’s been a few years since I’ve been on the back of a bicycle, so I’m feeling a little rusty. It’s not hard, kind of like riding a bike really, but it’s tough getting back into the rhythm and starting to feel...

Bali’s Hottest New Bars and Restaurants

Bali is so hot right now. Shaking off the ‘party island’ image of old, Bali has quietly reinvented itself as the new gourmet mecca of South Indonesia. If you’re looking to take a trip to this ‘land of the...

Los Angeles’ most beautiful runs

Travel and staying healthy rarely go hand in hand, especially when you’re in a destination like the United States where supersized meal portions seem to be the norm. Sure, there may be those super dedicated...

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...

Best Places to Eat, Drink and be Merry in Adelaide

After what feels like an eternity of waiting (read: 11 months) Adelaide’s famous Mad March festival season is almost upon us. Adelaide Fringe, Adelaide Festival and WOMADelaide are returning bigger and better...

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.