Step back in time and stay in vintage LA beach shacks for a retro price.
Sydney-based writer Katrina Lobley started working as a journalist in regional NSW more than 30 years ago. Today, she specialises in travel, tourism, culture and the arts.
Could that person next to you change your life? Or at least offer you their dessert? You'll never know until you say hello.
Alaska's Santa HQ and "dear Santa" letters to break your heart.
Here are nine of the best things you can do in Dusseldorf.
Like its famous gumbo, the food of New Orleans is thick and richly storied.
The attendants working this flight had a sixth sense for when their help was required.
Style aficionados will adore this hotel that is within reasonable reach of the West End theatre district.
Beyond the famous red gates of Strawberry Field is a new slice of Beatles history.
Ireland's spirits are rising from the dead in this former working-class neigbourhood.
21c Museum Hotel Nashville; the 21c isn't as stuffy as the concept might suggest.
An airport hotel that is the ultimate in glamorous pre-, post- and between-flight lodgings.
If you've prepared properly (with warm clothes, food, sleep aids), you'll be in for a bargain-basement surprise.
What better way to salute the romance of rail travel than farewelling a friend - or yourself - from a railway bar.
He's the former railway station manager turned global train guru: meet Mark Smith, aka the Man in Seat 61.
For grizzly fanatic Katrina Lobley, there was one experience in the wilds of Canada that would surpass all the others.