Tag: hotels

Rent your own Maldives island

Sometimes you just want to get away from the world with a group of close friends, lounging on beaches or drinking cocktails by the pool… and the Maldives is a perfect place. But rather than spend your holiday with a bunch of strangers, wouldn’t it...

Project Aloft Star shines a light on emerging talent

I’ve always believed when an opportunity comes along, you should take it. So when Aloft Hotels and MTV Asia invited me to attend the South East Asia finals of their Project Aloft Star 2016 music competition, I jumped at it. Held at the über trendy...

Shangri-La join forces with Singapore Airlines

What’s better than hotel rewards points? Points for hotels and flights. Shangri-La Hotels & Resorts and Singapore Airlines have come together to provide members of Golden Circle and KrisFlyer enhanced benefits. Named ‘Infinite Journeys’...

Hotel Review: Anantara Phuket Layan Resort & Spa

Phuket is one of the most popular destinations for Aussie travellers, and it being our first trip to Thailand, we couldn’t say no to a few days there. First impressions on arrival though, it wasn’t quite the tropical escape we’d been...

PARKROYAL Parramatta unveils fresh look

It’s often said that good things come in pairs, and that rings true at the PARKROYAL Parramatta. Celebrating their 30th anniversary this year, they’ve just completed a massive $25 million refurbishment and extension.  Located near to the...

Photo: Primus Hotel Sydney

Review: Primus Hotel Sydney

Occupying the former home of the Sydney Water Board at 339 Pitt Street, Primus Hotel Sydney is the newest boutique hotel to enter the vibrant Sydney hotel scene. But what makes this hotel stand out from the pack is its desire to preserve and...

Change is coming to Bora Bora

Bora Bora needs no introduction. Home to some of the most breathtakingly scenery on earth, along with some equally impressive hotels and resorts, it’s a dream destination for pretty much everyone. And when you take a look at some of the new...

New hotels aimed at rock stars

Saying ‘I’m with the band’ may not be enough to get you in the door at a new series of luxury rock styled hotels – but it’s still worth a shot. John Spence of the Karma Group and Mark Fuller of Sanctum Hotel Group have joined forces to...

Meet the brand new Mercure Singapore Bugis

Accor has unveiled a brand new 395-room Mercure hotel in the heart of Singapore’s trendy Bugis neighbourhood. The new Mercure Singapore Bugis offers panoramic views from its rooftop Sky Deck and infinity lap pool; a western restaurant with a local...

Radisson Blu Plaza Sydney completes re-design

The five-star Radisson Blu Plaza Sydney is celebrating the completion of its $13.5 million re-design, with all its 336 guest rooms and 28 suites through the other side of their extreme makeover and now fully operational. Reminiscent of New...