Over the years I've stayed in some beautiful beach resorts, but none quite as idyllic as Palissandre Cote Ouest Resort-Spa. After a long haul flight with Air France from London to Antananarivo, followed by a domestic flight with Air Madagascar to Morondava, I was...

In Iceland I stayed at the Apotek Hotel, a new boutique hotel in the centre of Reykjavik. It's in the perfect location right off the main street- all you have to do is stroll out the front door and you're right near all the shops...

In Barbados I stayed at the Amaryllis Beach Resort, which is located in the Hastings area, just south of Bridgetown. The best thing about this hotel is its location; it's a 15-20 minute drive from the airport and only a few minutes by car from...

You can't get a more convenient location than the Comfort Hotel Grand Central, which is located inside Oslo's central station. You're only a 2-minute walk from the airport express train, which is fantastic if you want to save time commuting to/from the airport. The Location The...

Need to find a hotel near KLIA airport? At the end of the #DiscoverMalaysia blog trip I stayed at the Sama Sama Hotel, before catching my flight to Kuala Terengganu. While this is most convenient for passengers traveling from KLIA airport, my flight actually...

On the #DiscoverMalaysia blog trip we visited Malacca (in Malay, Melaka), which is dubbed "The Historic State". Located south of Kuala Lumpur, this historical city centre of Melaka has been listed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site and is well worth visiting if you...

The Dead Sea in Israel is the lowest point on earth. At 400 metres below sea level, this enormous salt lake is so salty that nothing can live in it, hence the name! Many people vacation here to enjoy the therapeutic properties of the water,...