Author: Barry Stone

Post Office residence and Stables in Hill End © John Spencer

Why you should put Hill End on your road trip list

This old gold mining town in New South Wales is not without its quirks and charms. Combine this with a road trip by Harley and you have a very potent mix.

Best hiking trails in New Zealand

1001 Walks author and hiking expert Barry Stone rounds up his top seven hikes in New Zealand.

Gliding lightly through the Arctic on Hurtigruten's MS Roald Amundsen cruise

Gliding lightly through the Arctic

Welcome to the new age of sustainable cruising, as we board Hurtigruten’s new polar expedition ship.

Koks Restaurant tasting hut

Tried & Tested: Koks Restaurant, Faroe Islands

This unlikely two-starred Michelin restaurant on the edge of the North Atlantic ocean is a dining experience like no other.

Tried & Tested: AWASI Atacama, Chile

Tried & Tested: AWASI Atacama, Chile

AWASI Atacama, Chile has the spirit of a true oasis with its fire pits and swimming pool and superb mix of international and Andean cuisine. 

Seven stunning Australian hikes

From water-logged coastal trails to our dry, baked, red interior, 1001 Walks author Barry Stone brings us seven of his favourite Aussie hiking trails

Hawai'i: Flying over a volcano feet first

The only way to experience the feisty Kilauea volcano on Hawai’s Big Island, is on a helicopter tour, sans doors, says Barry Stone.