Entries by Sue Wallace

The Ritz London – Ten Things to Love

From the moment you are greeted at the front door of The Ritz London – you know you are in for something very special. There’s just something about this hotel that charms. 1. Location The Ritz is located in the heart of London, making it the perfect location for exploring one of the most vibrant […]

Secrets of The Ritz London

  Jackie Onassis described The Ritz London as “paradise” and Charlie Chaplin needed 40 policemen to escort him through his fans into the hotel in 1921. They are just two facts in the fascinating world of The Ritz London that has wowed guests since it opened in May 1906. It’s a Legend The Ritz Hotel […]

Bookings open for Rottnest Island’s new Eco Resort

The highly anticipated  Discovery Rottnest Island – the first new accommodation  in over 30 years opens in March. It is now officially open for bookings for stays from 1 March 2019.  The new eco resort features 83 fully furnished tents, and brings an exciting new experience to Rottnest Island for locals and interstate and international tourists. Nestled behind […]

Snag the bounty in Kakadu

Ever considered fishing in Kakadu in the green season? It’s certainly can be profitable. The first two $10,000 catches in this year’s Million Dollar Fish competition have been caught in Kakadu’s Yellow Water Billabong providing even greater incentives for travellers to bring a fishing rod to Kakadu over the ‘green season’. Lucky Anglers The latest […]

Hilton opens in Papua New Guinea

Hilton has opened its first hotel in Papua New Guinea. The 212- room  Hilton Port Moresby, adds to Hilton’s existing portfolio of 24 operating hotels and 9 pipeline hotels in Australasia. As part of an agreement with Star Mountain Plaza, Hilton will also manage the newly completed and state-of-the-art Kutubu Convention Centre, which features space […]

Banyan Tree’s Vertigo attracts European Culinary Star

European culinary star Chef Rolf Fliegauf  will star at the Banyan Tree’s  fabulous rooftop restaurant, Vertigo for two special dinners. The twice 2-Michelin starred German-born brings his unmatched cooking finesse to Banyan Tree’s Vertigo for two nights only. The twice 2-Michelin starred German-born chef  will bring his unmatched cooking finesse to Banyan Tree’s Vertigo for […]

Tennis Greats at Soneva

Love tennis and want to holiday in the Maldives? Soneva, the world-leading luxury resort operator can help. It is set to welcome former Australian tennis pro Todd Woodbridge and two former Swedish tennis pros for guest coaching at their fabulous resorts in the Maldives. Tennis Pros The tennis pros including Swedish players Thomas Johansson and Jonas […]

Le Meridien Chiang Rai Thailand

Where: As soon as you arrive at this picturesque resort in Chiang Rai, you know you are in for something special. It is located in Thailand’s most northern province on the Mae Kok River and just a few minutes’ drive to the city that was once the former capital of the ancient Lanna Kingdom of […]

Helen Wong’s Japan Tours

LONG-TIME Asian specialist Helen Wong’s Tours has launched a new 13-day Highlights of Japan package which includes two complimentary nights in Vietnam. Two Complimentary Nights in Vietnam Designed for the budget-conscious Australian travellers, this exclusive group tour – priced from $3499 per person, twin share – begins with a flight from either Sydney or Melbourne […]