MACq 01 is set to open in Hobart

MACq 01 launches official microsite and the first immersive look at the 114-suite hotel  Coming soon: MACq 01 is set to open doors in mid-2017 It’s BIG: The hotel will boast 114 rooms across several categories – The smallest room is 43m2and the largest the largest room is huge at 105m2 It’s luxurious:A 35 million dollar development, […]

Choice Hotels extends upscale offering to New Zealand

Choice Hotels Asia-Pac (Choice Hotels) has expanded its global upscale offering to New Zealand, with the launch of the boutique Ascend Hotel Collection and its newly signed partnership with Nugget Point Hotel in Queenstown. The upscale offering will complement Choice Hotels’ four existing brands – Econo Lodge, Comfort, Quality and Clarion – across its 32-strong […]

Rydges opens Fortitude Valley

When  it  opened  last  month,  Rydges  Fortitude  Valley  introduced  an  inspired  and  interesting architectural design statement to the city’s RNA and Lend Lease Showgrounds precinct currently in the throes of a major $2.9 billion redevelopment. In context with its location within the ‘Ekka’ surrounds, Rydges Fortitude Valley has added a slice of country hospitality to […]

Langham Auckland – Blissful rewards

When The Langham Auckland recently rewarded LexisNexis with one of its luxurious Blissful Beds earlier this year, the hotel was delighted to learn the corporation auctioned off the item and donated the proceeds to charity. Lexis Nexis received a Blissful Bed as  a reward for holding its Asia Pacific Leadership Conference at the five-star hotel […]

A Haven for Whiskey Lovers in Cape Town

In a country known for its wine, whisky appreciation and tastings are all the rage at the moment and visitors looking for a unique experience can attend in-depth tutored whisky tastings at Bascule Bar at the Cape Grace Hotel (Tel. +27 21 410 7100). Located on the water’s edge of the international yacht marina on Cape Town’s V&A Waterfront, whisky tastings at Bascule take […]

Making your resort stay the best one yet!

So many families and couples choose to go on resort vacations every year. There are hundreds to choose from, so it can be really hard to decide where to go. But how about once you’ve decided, how can you make sure it’s the best one yet? You don’t want to spend all of that money, […]

Finding the ideal hotel

Finding the ideal hotel is one of the most important parts to making sure you have a great time when travelling. You may or may not spend a lot of time in your hotel. It doesn’t matter; your hotel can either enhance your trip or make it a bit of a pain. These tips will […]

Consider hiring a cottage

Why You Should Hire A Cottage On Your Next Trip Are you thinking about booking your next trip? If you are, you’re probably also thinking about your accommodation and what to do there. Have you considered hiring a cottage? Many people don’t, but they don’t realise what they’re missing out on! Here’s why you should […]

Brisbane – The Newest Hotel

When it opened last month, Rydges Fortitude Valley introduced an inspired and interesting architectural design statement to the city’s RNA and Lend Lease Showgrounds precinct currently in the throes of a major $2.9 billion redevelopment. In context with its location within the ‘Ekka’ surrounds, Rydges Fortitude Valley has added a slice of country hospitality to […]

A Tale of Two Capitals: Hanoi and Hue

The leading hotels in each of Vietnam’s most culturally profound destinations have come up with ‘A Capital Idea,’ a five-day, four-night exploration of cities that each reigned for a spell as the country’s capital. Hanoi was capital of Vietnam from 1010 to 1802, and has been since 1945. Hue was capital during the last imperial […]