SUNRISE OVER THE CITY

I awake with a start on a cold and dark winters’ morning, fully aware that it’s a Saturday and normally I’d be sleeping in. Not so today, as my alarm makes the deafening sound of 5:30am, I stumble out of bed, weary, yet excited for the morning ahead.

ONE NIGHT AT THE PORTOBELLO HOTEL

Established in 1971, The Portobello Hotel is known as THE hotel for the world of music, show business and fashion. Famed for its eclectic spirit and eccentric charm, The Portobello Hotel is nothing short of spectacular.

PARIS IS ALWAYS A GOOD IDEA

I arrive in Paris on a hot summer’s day, fresh off the Eurostar from London. Instantly I feel like the daughter of Liam Neeson in the film Taken, a naive girl travelling all alone, trying to understand the handsome French man who is urging me to hop into his car.

ONE DAY IN WHITSTABLE

About an hour outside of London sits Whitstable, a quiet harbour-side town on the north coast of Kent. This quaint and picturesque destination isn’t the first place people flock to when wanting to get out of the city, but that is perhaps the appeal.

THE MYSTERY OF THE BERMUDA TRIANGLE

Over 75 planes and hundreds of ships have mysteriously vanished in the Bermuda Triangle over the years and yet scientists still can’t fully explain the force that has captured human imagination worldwide.

TRAIN SPOTTING

When it comes to accommodation options, it seems trains are right on track. Whether it’s snuggling up with a loved one in the Blue Mountains or taking the family on an adventure to regional Victoria, Airbnb has a converted train carriage to suit everyone.

GOING SLOW IN CANGGU

Set on the coast of Canggu, Bali, The Slow encourages us to get here fast and take it slow, always abiding by the rule of its name.

THE BEST TRAVEL HACKS

Learn the exact times airlines go on sale, how to get free frequent flyer memberships and even how to travel the world for free with these clever travel hacks from Her Wandering Eyes.