Entries by Sue Wallace

New York’s Hidden Secrets

The 500 Hidden Secrets of New York Ever wondered where is the best place for slurping oysters in New York or where to go to enjoy art for free? The good news is you can stop wondering – a new book about New York’s best secrets has all the answers. It shares 500 of New […]

Tails Wagging Over Belmond’s Pet Set Packages

In celebration of The Year of the Dog, Chinese New Year 2018, Belmond has launched cute ‘Pet Set’ packages, designed for canine companions and their stylish globetrotting owners. With a portfolio of global travel experiences in some of the world’s most inspiring locations, Belmond properties offer a whole host of dog-friendly activities and furs-class treatments […]

Soneva’s Festival of Colour

World-leading luxury resort operator, Soneva has launched its first ever year-long campaign known as a ‘Festival of Colour’ to celebrate the diverse array of guest activities and experiences on offer this year. Activities range from visiting Michelin-starred chefs and astronomers, through to authors, champion free-divers, artists and more. Each month of the year is associated with a […]

KI Food Safari with Maggie Beer at the Helm

South Australia’s favourite foodie, Maggie Beer, will return to lead the KI Food Safari alongside Southern Ocean Lodge chefs from past and present. Highlights in this year’s KI Food Safari itinerary include a special dinner created by The Lane Vineyard’s Executive Chef James Brinklow, served with wines from the acclaimed Adelaide Hills winery. Long Lunches […]

Walk and Write in Scotland

The windswept highlands and picturesque lochs of Scotland’s West Highland Way have been a mecca for film-makers for decades providing the setting for many iconic films such as “Harry Potter”, “Braveheart”, “Trainspotting” and “Rob Roy”. Stretching through the south-western Scottish Highlands, the West Highland Way is also one of the most popular long distance trails […]

Chimu Reveals Most Romantic Proposal Locations in South America

Valentine’s Day sees more than six million couples worldwide become engaged on Valentine’s Day. South America stands as a forerunner for those ‘popping the question’ on foreign shores, seeing a dramatic rise in couples travelling there with romantic intention. South America means Romance From proposals to weddings to honeymoons, the endlessly stunning continent has rapidly become […]

The Langham Hong Kong’s Sweet Blossom Afternoon Tea

The Langham, Hong Kong is partnering with the luxury fragrance brand Cochine to present the Sweet Blossom Afternoon Tea with an enchanting Vietnamese touch. Founded in 2009, Cochine products are made in Vietnam and France using the finest essential oils extracted from Vietnamese plants, reflecting Saigon’s distinctive blend of oriental charm in a range of soothing candles, […]

“The List” is all about Belmond’s Adventures with Champagne

Looking for something different to do this year? The Belmond List features new hotel openings, pioneering rail experiences and once-in-a-lifetime adventures on the horizon in 2018. This year’s glittering list of 12 experiences aims to inspire those with a thirst for ‘adventure with Champagne’; to always take time to master the art of Savoir-Vivre. 1.THE […]

St Giles Hotels Makes Travelling Solo Easier

Travelling solo? The St Giles Hotel Group can help with its dedicated Solo Travel program both in Australia and overseas. The international St Giles hotel group, which includes the Tank Stream Hotel in Sydney, has launched the program to help solo travellers – particularly women – experience the best of the destination when travelling on […]

Rail Plus Train Travel Tips

Train travel is becoming more and more popular throughout the UK and Europe, saving time and money. However, there are a few things you should keep in mind when booking. Rail Plus has revealed the top five common mistakes travellers make when booking their rail tickets, passes and journeys; and how to avoid them. 1. Personal […]

Try Sleep Awakening in Bali

Having trouble sleeping – head to COMO Shambhala Estate in Bali. Its first, The Sleep Awakening workshop will be held in May led by renowned sleep consultant Tristian Kelly. This six-day, five-night workshop from May 17 to 22 2018 will help guests take control of their sleeping patterns, with each day comprising 180-minutes of daily group coaching sessions with […]