Travel Tips

  • Running a Half Marathon in Luang Prabang: Exhaustion to Elation in 21 Kilometers

    We set off in the dark and we're still running when another misty morning settles over Luang Prabang, the ancient royal capital and spiritual center of Laos. It's hot, muggy and smoky from the fires locals use to cook food and...Read More

  • Packing for the Tropics

    Travelling light is over-rated sometimes. It makes travel easier if you're constantly on the move but it...Read More

  • 7 Ways to Beat Post Vacation Blues

    It's the school holidays here in Queensland and I'm looking forward to a couple of mini vacations. I've planned a three night family...Read More

  • Do You Get Over Jetlag Faster With the HumanCharger?

    When I was contacted to see if I'd like to test a new gadget that helps you get over jetlag faster the timing was perfect. I flew...Read More

  • 21 Long Haul Flight Tips for Travel Virgins

    My first born child is leaving school this year and planning to travel during his Gap year. He's only 17 and a lovely young lad...Read More

  • A Night at the Mercure Paris Gare du Nord

    Visiting Paris and showing one of my favourite cities to my kids was a highlight of our recent trip to Europe. We visited England...Read More


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