Mini toiletries could disappear from hotel rooms

Mini toiletries could disappear from hotel rooms

Those mini bottles of body wash, shampoo and conditioner in hotel rooms are beloved perk of a hotel stay. But the days of these tiny freebies could soon be over. More hotels are opting to eliminate the tiny bottles from guests’ bathrooms…

This is what a cool $1.78 billion will buy you …

This is what a cool $1.78 billion will buy you …

Ever wondered what $1.78 billion could get you? Well, you could own more than 2100 average homes in Sydney. If cars are more your thing, you could buy 1800 Lamborghini Huracan Spyders and still have cash leftover for fuel. Or perhaps you’re…

How to make $900 when your flight is delayed

How to make $900 when your flight is delayed

Arriving at Rome Fiumicino Airport after a dreamy two-week trip through Italy, my most pressing concern is sourcing an airport brekkie worthy of a final meal here. But a glance at the departures screen adds a distinctly less palatable worry. My American…

Cheapest ever: $674 flights to LA

Cheapest ever: $674 flights to LA

It’s one of the most famous cities in the world, the home of Hollywood blockbusters, Disneyland and a coastline of beautiful beaches. And now there’s a new reason to visit Los Angeles. Dirt. Cheap. Flights. United Airlines has direct flights from Sydney…

Fly to Europe for less than $350

Fly to Europe for less than $350

Fly Scoot, a low-cost airline with its hub in Singapore, is offering some of the cheapest flights to Europe ever seen in Australia. The budget airline is known for its wildly cheap flights but its newest offering — where Sydneysiders or Melburnians…

Verdura Resort: Seduced by Sicilian style

Verdura Resort: Seduced by Sicilian style

HOT HOTEL: VERDURA RESORT Vibe: Set in a peaceful corner of southern Sicily surrounded by orange, lemon and olive groves, the five-star Verdura Resort is part of the exclusive Rocco Forte Hotel Collection. A modern, minimalist resort positioned in two miles of coastline…