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A Stranger to Nature: A Yosemite Experience

by Monday, February 26, 2018

Our Guest Traveller this week is Kim Bryce. British-born and based, Kim shares her story about her experience in California’s Sierra Nevada mountains at Yosemite National Park. Kim works for a UK-based company called Smoke Guru who provide E-Cig’s and accessories and try and raise awareness about the dangers of smoking. This is her story...  Kim Bryce. Having saved like ...

Lake Tahoe, Nevada USA

by Monday, November 13, 2017

Guest Traveller Neil O’Sullivan travelled in September to Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA. Irish-born but living in Sydney, Neil is owner and director of Sydney's first, exclusive, infrared sauna Nimbus & Co, in Bondi. This trip to Lake Tahoe wasn’t the first time Neil had ventured to this "inland paradise" popular with revellers from the West Coast of the US, ...

Palm Springs, with Megan McKean, Designer, Illustrator & Author

by Saturday, November 11, 2017

"I first visited Palm Springs during a road-trip in the U.S.A in 2012, driving through California, Nevada and Arizona. I’d just finished my design degree in Sydney and was taking a celebratory inspiration trip. "I’ve always had a love for mid-century design; studying graphic design and being married to an industrial designer meant that a lot ...

Making the most of your stopover

by Friday, September 8, 2017

The Stopover has become the Story! I know this because I was recently in Dubai filming hotels and activities for travellers - just like you and me - who are turning a stopover into a full-blown holiday. Travellers no longer just pass through the world's biggest airport; they're milking their flight path for all it's worth. I've ...

Parker Palm Springs, California

by Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Christine Hagan is the Chef Concierge at the chic and upscale Parker Palm Springs, located seven kilometres from the desert-climate town of Palm Springs and just under two hours drive due east from Los Angeles. The Parker Palm Springs was formerly the ranch of Gene Autrey, a singing cowboy on radio, TV, and in movies for more than three decades from the 1930s. The ...