Author: Sue Wallace

Apurva Kempinski, Bali

Tried & Tested: Apurva Kempinski, Bali

This grand resort on the Nusa Dua cliff face exudes contemporary Javanese style. Everywhere you look holds surprises of the best kind.

Tried & Tested: The Library, Koh Samui

The introduction of two new villas creates a new chapter for The Library, a literary-themed resort on Chaweng Beach in Koh Samui, Thailand.

Tried & Tested: The Savoy, Melbourne

Tried & Tested: The Savoy, Melbourne

Since undergoing a multi-million-dollar refurbishment last year, the Savoy Hotel on Little Collins, is once again commanding attention.

Tried & Tested: Riley Cairns, Australia

Tried & Tested: Riley Cairns, Australia

Riley Cairns is a breath of fresh air in the luxury hotel stakes with a passionate eco-friendly approach that comes with five-star service and facilities. 

Tried & Tested: Silversea's Silver Muse

Tried & Tested: Silversea’s Silver Muse

Silversea’s newest flagship, the sleek Silver Muse, lives up to all the hype – it’s ultra-luxurious, boasts striking artwork and has space galore.

Amatara Wellness Resort Thai Hammam review

Amatara Wellness Resort Thai Hammam review

Step into the world’s first Thai Hammam at Phuket’s award-winning Amatara Wellness Resort and it doesn’t take long to feel completely invigorated.

Ballintaggart Farm, Scotland review

Ballintaggart Farm, Scotland review

Located a 90-minute drive from Edinburgh and Glasgow, Ballintaggart Farm is a Scottish haven where you can relax and enjoy amazing dining with superb views.

Inside The Louvre Abu Dhabi

There’s something quite magical about walking under the enormous silver dome that appears to hover over the new Louvre Abu Dhabi. Dappled sunlight streams through eight layers of cladding that weighs 7500 tonnes, almost as much as the Eiffel Tower, creating a tapestry of 7850 stars that produce a striking ’rain of light’. Designed by… Read more »

Chez Muffy

Chez Muffy, Quebec

This stylish French-Canadian restaurant is all about sophisticated country farmhouse-inspired dining where Quebecois hospitality shines

A triple treat in South America

Stunning sights, exciting experiences and upbeat rhythms make Rio de Janeiro, Iguazu Falls and Buenos Aires the perfect trio in South America

Fairmont Le Château Frontenac, Quebec

Looking every bit like a fairytale castle, Fairmont Le Château Frontenac sits majestically above the mighty Saint Lawrence River in old Quebec City, Canada

Chiva Som, Hua Hin, Thailand

Body, mind and soul, the approach to wellness at Chiva Som is completely holistic in every way