Australia is a land of epic train journeys that crisscross the nation from coast to coast. This isn't one of them.
Tim Richards fell into travel writing after living and teaching in Egypt and Poland. He’s a light packing obsessive, and is especially drawn to the former communist countries of Central and Eastern Europe.
Here's a tour that highlights the artistic and liquid assets of Perth's evolving city centre.
Who decides to walk in a cemetery, and why?
Would you walk a mile – or two – for a good beer? I'm willing to put that concept to the test in Auckland.
I don't know which is more remarkable – the mountain I can see through the window, or the hotel I'm standing in.
Melbourne's iconic Royal Exhibition Building has been pressed into service to help with a health crisis - and not for the first time.
You could be forgiven for thinking we're in Asia, but we're not – this is Hamilton, New Zealand, and the tea farm we are visiting is the world's biggest organic one.
New Zealand's great rail journey across the North and South Islands involves three trains, plus a ferry.
After a year’s hiatus, the Indian Pacific returns, ready to transport passengers in style between this vast continent’s east and west coasts.
'Victoria records zero new COVID-19 cases.' It was that headline that really got to me.
It was once a pub but this hotel now offers great accommodation and food to enjoy with the mountain views.
Flying is awful, so why should the budget airline model survive after the pandemic has passed?
With oysters, ale, truffles and vineyards, Launceston is a foodie's delight.
Marvel at the Neanderthal in a business suit at this German museum.
It may not be the most comfortable rail journey in the world, but a trip on this eccentric silver rail service is not easily forgotten.