Category: Accommodation

Accommodation

Where to stay in Morisset, Australia: My top 5 recommendations

Finding a place to stay at Morisset, in the coastal city of Lake Macquarie, NSW can be a challenge. And when there isn’t a lot of choices, sometimes you miss the hidden gems. Don’t get me wrong, that doesn’t mean there aren’t some great options, but they are limited, and some of the best are

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New Zealand Roadtrip Vlog Day 1
Accommodation

Sydney to Greytown, NZ North Island Roadtrip Vlog Day 1

Day 1 of our 42-day road trip around the North Island of New Zealand started off at Rydges Sydney Airport Hotel. We got a morning flight to Wellington, New Zealand where we arrived mid-afternoon. We picked up our hire car from Jucy Rentals and went to The Hop Garden for lunch. Finally, we made our

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Greyfriars Motel Greytown Garden Room
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Greyfriars Motel, Greytown New Zealand – Garden Room Review

Greytown is a small town about an hour north of Wellington. We chose it as our base for a few days because it put us on the opposite side of Wellington Harbour, the perfect place for exploring the south-east corner of the New Zealand North Island. There are not a whole lot of accommodation options

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Conrad Tokyo Corner Room View
Accommodation

How to get the cheapest accommodation (without skimping on quality)

Today I want to share with you my tips for getting the best price on accommodation no matter where you are travelling to, and remember, the cheapest accommodation doesn’t have to be the worst. We’ve picked up deals on 5-star hotels well below half-price by doing our research. Combine that with rewards and even options

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Rydges On Swanston St Victoria Executive Queen Room Review

I had the opportunity recently to stay in room 120 at in Melbourne. This room is an executive queen room located on the inside of the building away from the guest elevator and stair well. It’s location means the view from the window is of the centre of the building which is not particularly thrilling,

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Radiance of the Seas in Juneau, Alaska
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18 Day Sydney to Canada and South East Alaska Travel Itinerary

This is our planned 18 day itinerary for our trip to North America visiting Canada and Alaska in May-June. Note that this includes travel time from and to Sydney. With different travel arrangements or starting in Canada this itinerary is essentially a 14 day itinerary. As I am able I will link each day up

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Chantilly Cream, Berry and Basil Salad at Rydges Capital Hill Canberra
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Room Service at Rydges Capital Hill – Canberra

While we were at , we also decided to splurge a little bit and try room service for once. We weren’t super hungry as we had a big lunch, so we decided to get an entree and dessert that had caught our attention. We got the Lamb Noisette entree and Lemongrass and Guava Parfait dessert

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