Passport advice from Australian High Commission Singapore

Passport Control

The Australian High Commission Passport team offer advice to keep travellers up-to-date on visa and passport news.

Baby Turtles at Banyan Tree Bintan: hatching this week

Banyan Tree Bintan’s sustainability team are due to guide their new baby turtles to the sea this Thursday 26 March. To celebrate and share this exciting event, they have special deals for day trips...

Magnetic Island Escapes

With breathtaking natural scenery, pristine white beaches, and the backdrop of the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park, Magnetic Island in North Queensland is one of Australia’s finest islands.

Why I Travel

There’s much to reflect on when asked about why we travel, Kimberley Williams says.    I remember clearly my first travel experiences: hot trips in smelly cars punctuated by stops at diners to fill up...

Phuket Getaway at the Anantara Vacation Club

The Anantara Vacation Club at Mai Khao Beach in Phuket, Thailand, is the perfect place for a quick and easy family getaway from Singapore. The resort was opened in 2013, it’s relaxing, there are...

Japan – Skiing in Myoko Kogen

Some Japanese ski towns are so overrun they’re called ‘Kuta Beach on Ice’. Kieran Nash steers clear, and heads to unspoilt Myoko Kogen for some uninterrupted runs. It’s below freezing outside, but I’m sweating. Rushing past...

Travel: Back in the Big Smoke

Heading to London with the kids in tow leads Carolyn Batt to see London in a whole new light. Though we love the nostalgia of the various London icons – the double-decker buses, the Tower...

Q&A with Michael Parsons, Vice President Marketing & Strategic Relationships, Accor Hotels (AsiaPac)

  Accor Hotels has a presence across the globe in almost 100 countries. Does the experience differ depending on the region, and what is unique about the Accor experience in Singapore? For more than 47 years, Accor...

Tea By Train in the hills of Sri Lanka

Ceylon, or Sri Lanka as it is now known, has been regarded as a top tea producer ever since the plant was introduced by the British in colonial days past. Kieran Nash booked a...

Seductive sites to visit in Greece

If you are planning on visiting the Greek Islands, then be sure to look beyond common destinations the likes of Mykonos, Crete, and Santorini. They may be wonderful destinations, and their respective beauty much...