Tried & Tested

Tried & Tested: Moxy Chelsea, NYC

Tried & Tested: Moxy Chelsea, NYC

Incredible views and greenery at every turn make the modern, stylish and comfortable Moxy Chelsea hotel a great option in the Big Apple.

Tried & Tested: Hiakai, Wellington

Tried & Tested: Hiakai, Wellington

Foodies visiting New Zealand should add Hiakai, a new fine-dining hotspot in Wellington’s inner-city suburb of Mount Cook, to their culinary bucket list.

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: 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. 

One&Only Wolgan Valley: a winter and wildlife weekend

One&Only Wolgan Valley: a winter and wildlife weekend

I’m a guest at the ultra-premium rural retreat, Emirates One&Only Wolgan Valley in NSW, where Australian wildlife and luxury amenities abound.

Etihad: Sydney to Abu Dhabi Business Class review

Etihad Sydney to Abu Dhabi Business Class review

See our thoughts on Etihad flight EY454 from Sydney to Abu Dhabi Business Class, including what service, entertainment, food and more is like.

Tried & Tested: Hauora spa, New Zealand

Tried & Tested: Hauora spa, New Zealand

On New Zealand’s North Island, the new Hauora spa on the Wharekauhau Country Estate is focused on Maori principles and uses locally sourced products.

Tried & Tested: Paramount House Hotel, Sydney

Tried & Tested: Paramount House Hotel, Sydney

Paramount House Hotel has an approach that ditches traditional modes of guest interaction in favour of something that’s far more personable.

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: Shinta Mani Angkor, Cambodia

Tried & Tested: Shinta Mani Angkor, Cambodia

Shinta Mani Angkor Bensley Collection, Cambodia is a stylish stay in the heart of Siem Reap, gateway to the ancient temples of Angkor Wat.

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.