Centara Grand Phratamnak Resort Pattaya, due to open in August this year, will bring a five-star hotel to the city’s exclusive Phratamnak Hill residential district, set within a few steps of the beach and with a design that complements the surrounding high-end villas and condominiums. … Continue Reading
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WE’VE never really considered Berlin the place to go for a tropical holiday.
So when a British-based colleague told us in January he was ducking over there to swap the Poms’ winter snow and zero-temperatures for a week of tropical 26-degree temperatures, maybe camp in a rainforest, play golf in shorts and T-shirts, and get a suntan on a sandy beach, we considered he’d gone, well, maybe a little bit troppo. … Continue Reading
IT’S generally only the more adventurous make it to remote Gizo in the Solomon Islands, a magical place of some of the world’s best fishing and wreck and reef diving, and from where you can venture a further 10kms to a miniscule dot shown on most charts as Kasolo Atoll. … Continue Reading
THE Hunter Valley’s McGuigan Wines has released an interesting Shiraz that’s actually made from fruit from South Australia’s Langhorne Creek – and which has a touch of Viognier in it to give a softer mouth-feel than a straight full-bodied Shiraz. … Continue Reading
A journey to Thailand, Southeast Asia’s emerald, offers a rare opportunity to discover another you. … Continue Reading
THE Brits love to let you know they’ve a ghost of two around, and the more macabre the plight of the poor soul whose spirit supposedly haunts their local pub, mansion, castle or monastery, the more they relish sharing – and just occasionally – embellishing their yarn. … Continue Reading