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Why You Need Travel Insurance – Top Advice from World Nomads

Why You Need Travel Insurance – Top Advice from World Nomads

Bewilderingly, many travellers don’t buy travel insurance before they go away. To mark the launch of our partnership with World Nomads, we asked General Manager Chris Noble why travellers should take out travel insurance and we got a whole lot of other invaluable advice too. Travel insurance...
Insightful Vietnam Travel Tips from a Saigon Insider

Insightful Vietnam Travel Tips from a Saigon Insider

If you’re planning a trip to Vietnam, you can consult guidebooks, travel blogs or TripAdvisor. But unless the advice is from a local expert it’s probably not going to be very helpful – unlike this new book of insightful Vietnam travel tips by Saigon insiders. I first...
The Best Camera Gear for Photographing Angkor Wat

The Best Camera Gear for Photographing Angkor Wat

What’s the best camera gear for photographing Angkor Wat and the other temples is usually the first question I get asked by friends coming to Siem Reap who are into photography. Here’s what to pack for capturing memorable images. As a Siem Reap based photographer I’ve spent a lot of time...
Lodgeo — Our New Go-To Hotel Booking App

Lodgeo — Our New Go-To Hotel Booking App

Lodgeo, a mobile hotel price metasearch and booking app, has become our new go-to hotel booking app. With access to over one million hotels from the world’s biggest travel and hotel booking sites, it’s the only app that allows you to search sites and book directly within the...
Christmas Giveaways, Online Bargains and Gifts that Give

Christmas Giveaways, Online Bargains and Gifts that Give

Christmas is almost upon us and in the spirit of goodwill we’ll be hosting a month of Christmas giveaways donated by some of our favourite travel, food and publishing friends. I’m also doing some online shopping and compiling a guide to gifts that give. I can’t believe...
MeshTrip — a One Stop Shop for Holiday Rentals

MeshTrip — a One Stop Shop for Holiday Rentals

We’ve been planning a trip to Australia and looking for short-term holiday rentals to stay at in between hotels, which can make searching tricky. We like using Booking.com but we also want to see properties listed on sites like Roomorama and compare the two. Enter MeshTrip. Instead of...