Exactly how much sleep can you get knowing there is nothing but a sheet of canvas separating you from some of the world's most dangerous animals?
Kylie McLaughlin is the deputy editor of Traveller.com.au. Having lived in the UK and Ireland for some time and travelled extensively in Southeast Asia and Europe, her current obsession is North America, where she plans to eventually cover all 52 states. Kylie is also an avid photographer - check out her Instagram account @kylieam.
Disaster strikes three-quarters of the way through my day-long trip to Queensland's Magnetic Island.
This is a lie-flat bed with a price tag that competes with economy seats on other airlines and a game-changer if you're flying overnight.
United has announced they will start flying from Melbourne to San Francisco in 2019.
A lot may have changed since he lived here 40 years ago, but it's long been known as a free-spirited artist enclave more tolerant of excessive behaviour.
Australian airlines align themselves in a united front against passengers hogging space in cabins.
Sometimes, the best thing to do in New York is to leave.
Victoria's newest international airport welcomed its first overseas passenger flight on Wednesday.
This is a suite made for longer-term stays in New York, with a kitchen you can stock with products from Fairway's famous market across the road.
Virgin's Economy X seats are an excellent choice for those wanting to stretch out in economy.
For a no-nonsense, reasonably-priced place to stay in New York, these clean, bright and central rooms hit the spot.
New Yorkers remember it was a day of epic, cloudless blue skies before the two planes crashed into the Twin Towers and into our collective consciousness forever.
For old fashioned comfort and plenty of space, you can always rely on the Marriott.
The wrap-around balcony and floor to ceiling windows made it hard to tear yourself away from those views, at any time of day.
For the Massachusetts witch capital of Salem, Halloween is a year-round business.