Subscribe to Newsletter

Blog Update

My top five travel destinations

I wish I had a toilet roll for every time someone has asked me this question. “What is your favourite place in the world?” But answering that particular question is a... Continue Reading


What the cruise industry must do to survive: opinion

Given that cruise operations could be restricted for months; it is crucial that businesses secure finance to ensure they can navigate a period of great uncertainty. A... Continue Reading


Travel agent sheds tear over kind gesture

Amidst all the doom and gloom engulfing the travel industry, it was a sweet and unexpected act of kindness that finally made one Travellers Choice member shed a tear last week... Continue Reading


Qantas operates first direct Darwin-London service

The service, which will see Darwin temporarily replace Singapore as a layover point on Qantas’ flagship QF1/QF2 routes between Sydney and London Heathrow, will also mark the... Continue Reading


How many planes are in the air right now?

Yesterday I caught a glimpse of a large passenger jet above Melbourne. Two months, heck, even three weeks ago, it would have been a typical sight, but in the age of COVID-19, where... Continue Reading


Bali traveller cops $1k fine for quarantine fail

The 65-year-old was in quarantine in her home near Newcastle when she received a warning for breaking her enforced isolation, NSW Police said. But after authorities were... Continue Reading