The Royal Kamuela – Inside Archipelago’s new 5-Star Malaysian Getaway

One of the Middle East’s most respected hotel chains is breaking exciting new ground, with Indonesia’s Archipelago International announcing plans to open a spectacular, five-star resort in Malaysia. It’s big news in Malaysia and, listening to what they have planned, it’s going to turn heads all around the world. The resort will be Archipelago’s third

Hotel Review – The Strand Inn, Waterford, Ireland

On our recent Ireland Road Trip adventure we were keen to visit the ancient town of Waterford and visit a few of its historical highlights. While the city holds much charm we’re always drawn to the coast and with an invitation to view the Strand Inn at Dunmore East it was an opportunity not to

Life of luxury: 4 hotels that really give the wow factor

At some point, all of us have dared to consider what life would be like at one of the world’s finest hotels. But what actually makes a hotel the best? We have vague preconceived ideas of an idyllic location with scintillatingly-designed rooms and even better facilities and food. In truth, it is far more difficult

Hotel Review: Absolute Twin Sands Resort & Spa – Phuket

Phuket islands in Thailand is an eternally popular tourist destination which seems to be going from strength to strength. With a modern international airport, plenty of competing airlines and no end to the tourist attractions, its easy to see why so many come here (numbers were up some 15{bec4beb4183ddc16376e6eff89836f2abe3407e857522bf84005ba0ad48d654d} in 2016). So its no surprise

Hotel review: Novotel Phuket Surin Beach Resort

On a mission to explore more of Phuket in Thailand, our friends at oovotel invited us to experience some of their resort offerings on the island. Our first stop was the Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort And Spa and after a 40 minute drive along the coastline heading North we reached the 2nd of our Novotel experiences, the Novotel

Hotel review: Novotel Phuket Karon Beach Resort And Spa

We recently returned to Phuket island on the west coast of Thailand to explore more of this popular holiday destination. We’ve been to Thailand many times but only once before to Phuket back in 2009. So we were keen to stay somewhere different and experience something new. With an invite to check out two of