Asia

Cruising the Mekong

Recent Destinations - Cara - Mekong

by Cara Lovell, March 2017 I have just returned from the amazing countries of Vietnam & Cambodia, experiencing a luxury cruise along the Mekong with APT. What an experience!  Not only did I see some gorgeous scenery and meet the loveliest, happiest people I think I’ve ever come across – but I got to experience …

Thailand

Thailand

by Shanae Sexton, November 2016 I recently returned from a luxurious 5 days in beautiful Thailand, starting off with a 2 night stay at the Banyan Tree Resort in Bangkok. Situated in the business district, within close proximity to major shopping malls and the MRT line, this is a wonderful option for both business and leisure …

Secrets of Sri Lanka

Escorted by Cathi Burnett-Cosgrove, September 2015 Sri Lanka is a country that many Australians know little about.  Yes some still think of it by its former name, Ceylon, but Sri Lanka quite literally translates to “Sacred Beauty” and what an appropriate name it is. So let’s start with a few facts about this fascinating country: …

Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam

by Brooke Allison, May 2015 I recently had the privilege to travel to Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam with the amazing Wendy Wu tours. What an amazing experience it was. Having never been to any of these counties I was excited to sink my teeth into the culture, local cuisine & sights all 3 countries had …

Dylan Evans in the Phillipines

Dylan Evans is a Tasmanian born triathlete who is lucky enough to travel the world to compete in his sport, and enjoys sharing his adventures with you. On April 22nd, 2015, I was fortunate enough to board a flight to the Philippines, a place that had a WOW factor. My adventure begun when we flew …

Undiscovered Myanmar

by Judy Tierney, November 2014 BURMESE DAYS THE ANDREW JONES WAY “Beauty is meaningless until it is shared.” ―George Orwell, Burmese Days George has a point. Myanmar, as it is known today, is a country of endless beauty.   From the colourful patchwork hills draped in crops of sesame, ginger, tomato, chilli, cabbage, cauliflower, corn, rice …

Club Med, Bintan Island

by Debbie Mondon, September 2014 Welcome to Singapore!  On arrival we transferred swiftly to our hotel via a short walk & the airport train to the Chiangi Plaza Airport hotel for a very comfortable night stay. The next morning we were transferred by bus to Tanah Merah Ferry Terminal, about 15minutes away for our launch …

Vietnam & Cambodia

by Alex Morton, November 2013 In November 2013, I was lucky enough to embark on two back to back tours through Vietnam and Cambodia. My first stop was Hanoi where, after a day exploring the city solo, I met up with my On the Go ‘Very Vietnam’ tour. One of the great aspects of this …