Tips for visiting the Great Barrier Reef

This guide to the Great Barrier Reef answers the most important questions, from how long to stay to where and when to go. Here are our tips for visiting the Great Barrier Reef.

Is Lord Howe Island worth the spend?

What makes Lord Howe Island so popular and so exclusive comes down to a blend of economics and environment. It is something our family has found increasingly upsetting.

Single travel tips for The Ghan

Should you consider doing an iconic train journey such as The Ghan as a single traveller?  The answer is a resounding ‘yes’. These tips will help you make the most of your time onboard.

Sofitel Legend People’s Grand Hotel review

Arriving at The Sofitel Legend People’s Grand Hotel Xian, with its sweeping driveway, art deco styling and staff lined up ready to greet arriving guests, makes you feel like an elegant world traveller from a bygone era.

Imperial Tours Great Wall tour review

There are many ways to experience the Great Wall of China but few are as memorable as hiking the ‘wild wall’ on a private tour with Imperial Tours which includes a gourmet lunch on top of the wall.

Peninsula Beijing review

The Peninsula Beijing is a 5-star sanctuary in the heart of Beijing, with some of the best in-room tech we have seen in our travels. It is also within walking distance of major sights such as Tiananmen Square and the Forbidden City.