Keeping a travel journal is an increasingly rare and somewhat romantic pastime.
The founding editor of Harper’s Bazaar Australia, Lee lived in New York and Paris for many years before returning to Sydney in 2002, but travels frequently to satisfy an inherent restlessness and unquenchable curiosity about the world.
Shared bikes in China, medi-spas, restored funky hotels, Iceland: these are just some of the latest travel trends.
A threat of a laptop or tablet ban sparks fear in many who see these devices as essential travel items.
If you can't beat jet lag, learn to embrace it.
Whatever the hotel decor or room rate, guests senses are heightened and expectations piqued as soon as the key card opens the lock to their room.
A travel agent's stuff up can ruin a holiday, or, if they know their stuff, arrange the trip of a lifetime.
Sometimes modern air travel can reduce you to tears.
Forget the obvious, and head to where the locals linger.
Concerned about the impact your travel has on the oceans, the air and landfill? It's time to ask some tough questions.
Australia is quite harsh in its treatment of travelling animals.
Sometimes it's not what you do that you regret, it's what you failed to do.
The Japanese are renowned for politeness, yet the people of Tokyo don't think they are polite enough.
Awful meals are often flung down in front of you by flight attendants with a 'like it or shut up' attitude.
Some trips are enjoyable and fun but don't resonate beyond those moments; others deeply affect people for the rest of their lives.
The Chinese love to sleep in Ikea, apparently, and the home furnishing chain encourages the try-before-you-buy option.