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12 Best Things To Do in Queenstown New Zealand

Best Things to Do in Queenstown is a guest article written for us by Kiwi Delilah Hart from Our Travel Mix. Queenstown in the South Island of New Zealand is a breath-taking destination to visit. New Zealand is scenic at the best of times but Queenstown is spectacular. Known as the Land of the Long White Cloud New Zealand should be high on everyone’s bucket list...

What To Do in Mudgee NSW

Are you planning a staycation in the country? Mudgee is the perfect getaway whether you are planning 1 night or even more. Mudgee Australia is in the state of New South Wales and is just a 4-hour drive away from Sydney.  A perfect location for your staycation or if you are an overseas visitor a great way to experience the Australian countryside and one of the best...

Things To Do in Munich in Winter

Are you considering visiting Munich in winter? We visited back in the 80s and fell in love with the vibrant Christmas Markets, the people, the architecture and the local German cuisine. There were so many things to do in Munich. We huddled in cafes and bars enjoying hot sweet and spicy Gluhwein whilst it snowed outside. It was such a magical experience. You...

A Weekend in Barcelona – A Perfect City Break

  The Best Way To Spend a Weekend in Barcelona Our guest writer Aistis from Astraveler is a great fan of Barcelona and shares with us the best way to spend a weekend in Barcelona. You will want to book your weekend getaway to Barcelona after you read this! This post may contain affiliate links. Please see our disclosure for more information. As an Amazon...

Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Resort Hotel Review

We were captivated the minute our car arrived at the entrance to the Sofitel Angkor Phokeethra Golf & Spa Hotel in Siem Reap Cambodia.  How impressive were the lush green manicured tropical gardens that surrounded the elegant French Colonial resort!  Within seconds the Sofitel staff lined up to greet us with “bonjour” as our bags were whisked away. ...

5 Reasons Why You Should Choose Bali as a New Year Destination

Are you planning your New Year travels? Wondering where to head off too? You have had a busy year and you have a wish list. The destination has to be exotic, tropical and offer some relaxation time, cultural experiences, gastronomic delights and some beach or pool time. We have the right destination for you. (Editor Update 2020) Bali in Indonesia,  the land of 1000...

Hotel Review: Victoria Chau Doc Hotel Vietnam

Are you planning to spend some time in the unique Mekong Delta or heading into Phnom Penh Cambodia via the Mekong River? Chau Doc in the Mekong Delta of Vietnam is where you need to base yourself for one of the easiest border crossings in South East Asia to Cambodia. Most travellers when considering an itinerary for Vietnam or Cambodia only give it 24 hours, a quick...

Hotel Review: Victoria Can Tho Resort Vietnam

Can Tho, known as the rice basket of Vietnam, is located 170 km from Ho Chi Minh City and is the largest city in the Mekong Delta Region. Can Tho is a bustling city located on the Hau River, which is a tributary of the mighty Mekong River. Imagine a countryside of terraced rice fields with rivers and canals winding through the lush fields and small wooden traditional...

How To Get To Cu Chi Tunnels – A Complete Guide

The Cu Chi Tunnels Tour was one of our highlights when visiting Ho Chi Minh City in Vietnam. We had mixed reactions from friends when we mentioned that we were planning a visit to the tunnels. Some said ‘that it was too touristy and a waste of money’ others enjoyed the experience and recommended that we visit. We always go with our instincts and in this...

5 Days in Saigon Staying at the Pullman Saigon Centre Hotel

Bustling, noisy, vibrant, Vietnam’s economic centre of the country, Ho Chi Minh City, is this and more! We had recently spent 3 weeks in Hanoi the political capital of Vietnam and we were keen to experience Ho Chi Minh City, the financial capital. Travellers we met on the road would smile when we asked them about their experiences in Ho Chi Minh. They always...

My Son Early Morning Tour from Hoi An in Vietnam

If you are planning your trip to Vietnam and visiting Danang or Hoi An we strongly suggest you include My Son in your planning schedule. Why? Did you know this little known ancient site in Vietnam is 800 years older than the famous Angkor Wat in Cambodia? It is known as Vietnam’s ‘Angkor Wat’. The 4th Century Hindu site, dedicated to the God Shiva, ...

Walking Tour of Hoi An Ancient Town Vietnam

Hoi An Ancient Town is one of the prettiest Vietnamese towns that we visited during our 3 months of Vietnam travel.  Hoi An Vietnam is a UNESCO town that is full of hidden treasures down small alleyways past colonial homes and ancient crumbling traditional Vietnamese homes.  The river with its bobbing colourful lantern boats is a drawcard more so at night when the...

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