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The Stones Hotel - Legian Bali

Postcard from Bali


Monday, November 14, 2016

Ok, so I've heard of brekky in bed whilst on holidays (a personal fave), but brekky in bath? Yep, if you book a deluxe pool view room at The Stones Hotel - Legian Bali, that's where it's served... And yes, there are curtains!!! To find out more visit The Stones Hotel online (click here).

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Catriona in Bali

Beautiful Bali ‘Top 5’


Sunday, November 13, 2016

It comes as no surprise that Bali is the second most visited overseas destination, after NZ, for Aussie holiday-makers. Catriona arrived back in Australia yesterday from this beautiful island gem, where she had a jam-packed five days of filming, exploring and sampling the very best of Bali. So here, fellow travellers, are Catriona's Bali breaks 'top ...

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Bhutan

TBT: Favourite Country


Thursday, October 6, 2016

(TBT) Throw Back Thursday  The number one question I’m asked? Where’s your favourite country? Answer? Bhutan. I absolutely loved my time here, loved the ethos that Gross Domestic Happiness is more important than Gross Domestic Product, and the magnificent hotels set amongst the Himalayas tickled my face too. A monarchy since 1907, the landlocked Asian nation of ...

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UBUD

Ubud Bali


Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Australians love holidaying in Bali – an extremely popular Asian holiday destination. If you’re looking for the ultimate cultural experience next time you visit this beautiful island, look no further than Ubud… UBUD Just 1.5 hours drive from the city centre, you’ll arrive in Ubud - Bali’s cool, mountainous centre. It’s made up of 14 villages surrounded by ...

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Honeymoon in Vietnam

Honeymoon in Vietnam


Thursday, August 4, 2016

When a Vietnamese friend asked me to recommend some honeymoon suggestions for his own homeland, I thought "hmm, maybe some other loved up travellers could benefit from this info..." So I've put together my top five of where I think you'll feel the love, in magnificent Vietnam... 1. HANOI The bustling, big capital city with a gorgeous Old Quarter that is ...

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KOH SAMUI

Koh Samui


Thursday, June 16, 2016

Backpackers and surfers have known about this little piece of paradise for over twenty years. Word got out and these days around 1.5 million tourists visit the little island each year! There are loads of activities to keep every kind of traveller busy – parasailing, jet-skiing, nature walks, cultural tours or simply relaxing beachside by the crystal-clear ...

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