Lake Macquarie: A retreat that will have you feeling like royalty

The City of Lake Macquarie is like a crown with beautiful gems spread along the expansive coast making it the perfect holiday destination no matter the time of the year.

Yass delivers a quiet weekend away with some stunning surprises

If you are anything like me and have a love of our great Australian country and rural towns and villages, then I suggest you read on as I rule the thumb over the New South Wales splendour of Yass.

Travel to Vietnam with Scotty

The resilience and strength of human beings can be tested in many ways, and the way that certain people respond to testing times differs often as well.

Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites offers perfect staycation accommodation

With one of the biggest weekends of the year coming up, I needed a place in the CBD that had all the comforts of home and that also wouldn’t break the bank. That place was the four-star Oaks Sydney Goldsbrough Suites.

Singapore is a must-visit location

When it comes to holiday destinations under 10 hours flight time from my home base of Sydney, Singapore has always been a personal favourite.

Fiji is the perfect first step back into international travel

I hadn’t been to Fiji in a long time; in fact, it had been more than 10 years since my last trip.

The many walks of Wollongong

The Wollongong escarpment has such an array of varied tracks and trails and they have wide-ranging appeal depending on your fitness level, your want of adventure seeking or perhaps your time constraints.

Before you know it, Robertson will have you feeling like a local!

The Southern Highlands of New South Wales has long been regarded as a place that offers a varied range of tourist experiences.

Enjoy a weekend escape in Kiama

Scott McRae visits the beautiful Kiama - and discovers some new delights.

Corowa is the perfect rural getaway

Circa 1936 was the original baby when the idea of transforming an old bank into a stylish, luxury boutique hotel first came into the minds of Ririn and Kevin Yaxley.

Holiday at home and experience the delights of Albury

Scotty visits Albury and Circa 1928.

Be a tourist in your own city at Darling Harbour

Last month, I was whisked away to the top floor of the all-new Vibe Hotel Sydney Darling Harbour.

Visit the true heart of NSW

Lachlan Shire, just a few hours’ drive from Penrith over the Blue Mountains, is the geographical centre of the state, the true heart of NSW.

Experience the beauty of regional Australia

Some of the special Australian towns you need to visit.

A weekend away with character and charm

There’s more to the Bathurst region than fast cars, the Knickerbocker Hotel and a Panthers game once a year, as my wife and I discovered on a romantic getaway there recently.

The Happiest Place on Earth just got better

There's so much to see and do.

Pasadena delivers perfect weekend getaway

The Pasadena Sydney Boutique Hotel and Waterside Restaurant is often referred to as the Northern Beaches’ best kept secret.

Ruby Princess feels like home

Ruby Princess’s first deployment to Australian waters is proving to be a major success with tens of thousands of passengers already booked.

Bubbletent: Camping with a difference

If you love mother nature, stargazing and a touch of camping – or should I say glamping – then staying overnight in a Bubbletent in the middle of nowhere is probably for you.

Incredible look at the USA’s national parks

Len Rutledge finds there are few more stunning places on Earth than the great National Parks of western USA.