Dec 23, 2016 Product Reviews
What do you get when you cross a stylish piece of men’s jewellery and a multi-tool? It sounds like a joke, but this handy wrist-worn travel-friendly tool is no joke. I’ve tried the Leatherman TREAD over the past month and am now ready to share my verdict.
Dec 14, 2016 Product Reviews
We often get asked how we receive snail mail while travelling. And here’s the answer... a virtual PO Box service! Find out how PO BOX Zone works, and if it’s a good fit for you.
Nov 25, 2016 Travel Tips
It’s that time of year again. Retail sale season is about to hit the Internet and the Christmas shopping binge begins. But if you know an avid traveller you will recognise they are the hardest to buy for. They don’t want stuff taking up precious room in t…
Sep 14, 2016 Travel Tips
Ever thought how many thousands of dollars do you spend on a vacation? Now you can make those precious family memories last a lifetime with this handy travel photography service. Find out how our photos turned out.
Jul 20, 2016 Family Tips
Modern technology has made travel so much easier, but how do you protect your children and devices? We take a closer look at Norton Security Premium and how it can provide peace of mind every time you (or your kids) surf the web.
Jul 9, 2016 Product Reviews
Bono (from U2) and I have something in common… we both wear Revo sunglasses. I put this high-tech stylish eyewear to the test. See what I found...
Jul 2, 2016 Product Reviews
International travel has become so easy and affordable in the last 15 years, it’s within reach of almost anyone. But using your mobile phone in a foreign land has continued to be archaic, and fraught with risky overage charges. I tried this prepaid travel…
Jun 30, 2016 Product Reviews
For the last 3 years I’ve lived in my GoWalk Sketchers as we travelled the world. It took me over a decade to find shoes I wanted to live in, and I was content. But after 1 month of trying these lightweight shoes from Zee Alexis, my Sketchers are in the b…
Mar 28, 2016 Travel Tips
Photography is not a cheap hobby. And when you mix travel into the equation its easy to be tempted to throw a lot of money into cameras and lenses so that you can perfectly capture your highly anticipated vacation. I’ll help you keep more money in your po…
Feb 17, 2016 Midwest, USA
With 2 hotels near Mall of America to choose from, we had a tough decision: the waterpark or the mall. Since we couldn’t make up our minds, we tried both so you can find out which hotel will suit your next vacation to Mall of America.
Feb 16, 2016 Midwest, USA
It’s no surprise Mall of America is one of the most visited tourist spots in the United States. We spent 3 days in the nation’s largest mall and enjoyed every minute of it - from thrilling roller coasters to stingray touch pools to getting lost in a mirro…
Feb 4, 2016 Midwest, USA
Sit back, start your drool engine and get ready to feel hunger pains, because the Mall of America is filled with dozens of restaurants that will get your tastebuds racing. But how do you choose where to eat? We’ve tried these highly recommended eateries a…
Nov 17, 2015 Product Reviews
Who has time to go to the doctor when they travel? I put Amwell, the largest telehealth company in the United States, to the test. I was blown away by how easy and convenient it was. And check out how you can get your first physician consultation for free…
May 29, 2015 Bali, Indonesia
Kuta feels like familiar territory to us. I realise it’s not everyone’s cup of tea, and over the years the district has gained a reputation as a crowded tourist hotspot for Australians. But this trip was different. Kuta got its groove back thanks to the S…
Nov 21, 2014 Travel Tips
Here is a list for my Mum, Dad, family and friends or perhaps your family and friends, that will help them give you the right gifts this Christmas. One that will be helpful in your suitcase or, at the very least, fit!
Nov 20, 2014 Travel Tips
With Christmas just around the corner it’s time to start buying presents. It’s the hardest time of year for us as our families seek to spoil our children with wonderful, fabulous, giant gifts that… don’t fit in our suitcase.
Oct 14, 2013 Italy
It was 2001. I was 20 years old and Italy was cheese pizza and the occasional pasta. The food was an absolute let down after my love of everything Italian had brought me so far. Italy was still by far my most favourite place in the world, but its food was…
Oct 5, 2013 Turkey
Istanbul is a vibrant city with too much to do in a short amount of time. Our 5 days in Istanbul was simply not enough, no surprises there. But what we did manage to pack into a few days in Istanbul were all highlights for us.
Sep 25, 2013 Israel
We visited Tel Aviv briefly in 2007 and spent a few short hours in Jaffa so I was excited to be heading back, this time for a bit longer. Here’s a brief overview of the things we did in Tel Aviv that you might also enjoy.