The height of luxury in Brunei is a stay at The Empire Hotel and Country Club, an impressive property located just outside of the capital city of Bandar Seri Begawan. Whether you want to spend your time on site and explore the properties many facilities, including an 18-hole golf course which has been named the best in Asia, […]


Best Shows in Las Vegas

Five Must See Las Vegas Shows on the Strip

by Nicole on August 19, 2014

When I think of Las Vegas glitzy girls, bass pumping pool parties, Fremont Streets flashing neon signs and rows of casinos come to mind, but I wanted to see a different side to the city. I wanted to find a more cultured side while still having all the cheeky fun the city is known for on the Strip.  […]


There is no shortage of places to have afternoon tea in London but there is only one place that boasts the highest afternoon tea in the city, perhaps even Western Europe. When Royal Brunei sent me to London for a luxury weekend, including flying their new Boeing Dreamliner in Business class, I knew that one of my stops […]


Under Hawaii’s Crystal Seas

August 15, 2014
Ko Olina Ocean Adventure snorkel trip

A forty minute drive away from the bustle of Waikiki and just steps away from the luxurious Ko Olina Resort, is a place where locals come to relax with some of the best waters around O’ahu. Today we weren’t there to just relax in the beautiful waters of Hawaii, we were there to swim with turtles and maybe, just […]

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A Better Fly Onboard the Boeing 787 with Royal Brunei Airlines

August 13, 2014
Royal Brunei Airline's Boeing 787 Dreamliner

I stopped on the gang way and glanced out of one of the small windows at the aircraft before me. I could see the painted white body, wings curved gracefully upwards like that of a bird and with that my name was called and I was drawn from my day-dream as smiling faces greeted me from beneath the […]

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Road Tripping Tasmania: Highlights from Devonport to Hobart

August 13, 2014
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Taking the Spirit of Tasmania from Melbourne, Victoria to Devonport, Tasmania is high on many Australian travellers bucket lists. Forget the hassle of airports and car rentals when taking the ferry instead enjoy the journey and road trip around Tasmania which is perfect for families, couples or girl friend getaways. A few weeks ago I […]

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A Luxurious Weekend in London

August 7, 2014
What to do on a luxury weekend in London

You could spend years in London and never really scratch the surface – I’ve tried as I’ve lived there there on and off for the better part of four years – but I only had one weekend to get a taste of the luxurious side of London. Buckingham Palace, the museums, the London Eye? No, […]

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