‘Tis the Season to Dream and Imagine!

Here we are just after Thanksgiving! I hope you had a great time.                                                                                                                                              We are in the middle of the season for giving thanks for...

5 Tips for the Perfect Trip Planning!

I promised simple and I mean it. Psst…this works for any trip and particularly for the South Pacific! It can be overwhelming trying to plan for a South Pacific trip as there are so many options, destinations, islands, and accommodation. How do you create a great trip...

“Let us know when it is all over!” – Tales from the 7-Seas!

From time to time, I send out a tale from my 11 and half year sailing trip around the world. It was an amazing trip particularly with our encounters with the people. In addition, there were many animal encounters miles from land. Here is one of those! We were sailing...

Australia’s New Lodge in North Queensland!

Mt. Mulligan joins the Luxury Lodges of Australia group of outstanding hotels around Australia. Located in North Queensland. Mt Mulligan Lodge offers modern laid-back luxury in the untamed and rugged outback environment of North Queensland. The generous proportions of...

Phillip Island, Victoria Australia, Penguin Parade Visitor Center Opens 4 Months early!

Great news for penguin lovers of the world! Phillip Island’s NEW Penguin Parade Visitor Center has opened, and four months early! In line with the Phillip Island Nature Park’s commitment to conservation, the facility is fitted with more than 600 solar...

Hayman Island Re-Opens in the Whitsunday Islands, Australia

Hayman Island by InterContinental reopened on July 1, 2019 after having been closed for over two years. The resort, now completely renovated and in some places rebuilt, brings back the luxury that Hayman Island has always represented from its earliest days. The island...