Heritage Line Jewel of Halong Bay 2-Night Luxury Cruise

No trip to Hanoi is complete without a lulling cruise on Halong Bay … and there’s no better way to experience it in vintage style than on a Heritage Line cruise.  Their 2-night Jewel of…

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Heritage Line Jewel of Halong Bay 2-Night Luxury Cruise

No trip to Hanoi is complete without a lulling cruise on Halong Bay … and there’s no better way to experience it in vintage style than on a Heritage Line cruise.  Their 2-night Jewel of…

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Hanoi | $23/night Urban Alley Hotel in Heritage Zone

About a year ago I did my first series on cool budget hotels and had such a blast, I thought it was time to try again.  As a luxury travel writer, it’s rare when I…

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Hanoi | $23/night Urban Alley Hotel in Heritage Zone

About a year ago I did my first series on cool budget hotels and had such a blast, I thought it was time to try again.  As a luxury travel writer, it’s rare when I…

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Video Review | Billingham Hadley One Camera & Gear …

It has been close to six months since I upgraded and started packing my vlogging gear into a professional camera bag so I thought I’d check in and share a review of my Billingham Hadley…

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Video Review | Billingham Hadley One Camera & Gear …

It has been close to six months since I upgraded and started packing my vlogging gear into a professional camera bag so I thought I’d check in and share a review of my Billingham Hadley…

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Hanoi | Cool Cats Jazz Club

A real highlight from my first trip to Hanoi was the evening I spent sipping cocktails and listening to live music at Cool Cats Jazz Club in the JW Marriott Hotel Hanoi.  The entrance alone…

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Damage Check In | TONI&GUY Kuala Lumpur at Troika 2nd Appointment

My hair was pretty badly damaged when I walked through the doors of Toni&Guy Kuala Lumpur at Troika on my last visit. The previous salon had unintentionally caused quite al alarming amount of breakage from…

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HOME Hanoi Restaurant | Best Meal of My Trip!

I eat a lot and very well when I’m on reviews trips as you can probably guess.  So when I tell you that HOME Hanoi Restaurant served up the best (and my most favourite) meal…

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Beats & Brunch at Lafite Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur | Best Party Champagne Brunch

The last time I’ve been to a Sunday brunch that was as bouncy and fun — and with such a party vibe — was in 2013 in Bangalore, India.  I was actually surprised that no…

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Beats & Brunch at Lafite Shangri-La Kuala Lumpur | Best Party Champagne Brunch

The last time I’ve been to a Sunday brunch that was as bouncy and fun — and with such a party vibe — was in 2013 in Bangalore, India.  I was actually surprised that no…

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Phuket | The Aquila Luxury 7B Private Villa

Over the past few years I’ve reviewed a dozen or more villas around Southeast Asia but none have compared to the grandeur, decadence, modern minimalism of The Aquila.  In fact, even by Phuket’s posh Millionaire…

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Phuket | The Aquila Luxury 7B Private Villa

Over the past few years I’ve reviewed a dozen or more villas around Southeast Asia but none have compared to the grandeur, decadence, modern minimalism of The Aquila.  In fact, even by Phuket’s posh Millionaire…

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Bangkok Airways to Koh Samui | Best Flight from Kuala Lumpur

If you’re headed to Koh Samui, you’re in for quite a flawless and special travel experience.  I flew out from Kuala Lumpur but chances are very good that you’ll also be flying on Bangkok Airways, Thailand’s…

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Bangkok Airways to Koh Samui | Best Flight from Kuala Lumpur

If you’re headed to Koh Samui, you’re in for quite a flawless and special travel experience.  I flew out from Kuala Lumpur but chances are very good that you’ll also be flying on Bangkok Airways, Thailand’s…

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Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara | French Style Staycation in Malaysia

There’s always a curiosity when a new hotel kid-on-the-block pops up and I’m here to report that Sofitel Kuala Lumpur Damansara will definitely surprise you … in all the right ways!  It is modern, elegant,…

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Best Hair Salon in Kuala Lumpur | TONI&GUY at Troika

Until last month I had no idea that a Brit with decades of experience working as a colourist across London was in KL.  It’s true, there’s a TONI&GUY in downtown Kuala Lumpur run by the…

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Koh Samui | Mantra Samui Resort with Breathtaking Island Views

When it comes to a romantic, idyllic island view that’ll take your breath away, I’d struggle to imagine a more perfect retreat than Mantra Samui Resort.  To reach this hilltop paradise you travel up a…

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Koh Samui | Sunset Cruise on Samui Private Yacht the Clear Sky

Normally I find the most bouncy looking sunset cruise to hop aboard but on this trip to Koh Samui I found a private yacht I could rent and headed out to sea!  Samui Private Yacht…

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RIMOWA Topas & Classic Flight Luggage Tour

It has been six fabulous months since I upgraded and started travelling with RIMOWA.  I have a Classic Flight 35 litre cabin class and so far it has been with me on reviews trips to…

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Koh Samui | 5 Day Luxury Guide Video

[Video Guide to Koh Samui]  Koh Samui is definitely Thailand’s hotspot island destination this year and after spending a week there I understand why.  You’ll find it to be a cross between Bali and Langkawi…

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