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Hotel Review: SALT of Palmar, Mauritius

Progressive new hotel brand, SALT opened its first property this month in Mauritius called SALT of Palmar. Located on the east coast of Mauritius, is the newly opened SALT of Palmar. This progressive new hotel brand is redefining the hotel stay with a humanistic approach to hospitality for the culturally curious traveller. Not your average hotel

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HOTEL REVIEW: Sea Change Eco Retreat

For a truly off the grid experience in Tonga, Sea Change Eco Retreat is the place to stay. Don’t think that off the grid and eco retreat means roughing it though, as Sea Change manages to find that balance between being one with your natural surroundings without losing that touch of luxury. With the lightest

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HOTEL REVIEW: InterContinental Johannesburg O.R Tambo Airport

As far as transit hotels go, you can’t get much better than InterContinental Johannesburg O.R Tambo Airport Hotel in Johannesburg. Flying from Australia to South Africa through the main entry point of Johannesburg comes after quite a lengthy flight. Generally, you will arrive in Johannesburg early morning or late evening, which

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HOTEL REVIEW: Kigali Serena Hotel

On a boulevard in the heart of Kigali, Rwanda, in a secure location just a five-minute walk from the CBD, lies Kigali Serena Hotel. The 5-star property boast features you have come to expect from the Serena Hotels Group mixed with a rich blend of Rwandan heritage, art and culture. The 148 sophisticated rooms and

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HOTEL REVIEW: Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani, Durban

The Southern Sun Elangeni & Maharani is located on the Durban beachfront, offering sweeping Indian Ocean views along the 7km promenade. Occupying two high-rise towers (one is Elangeni, the other Maharani), this large-scale hotel has been around for some time, and in areas this shows. Some of the rooms are quite

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HOTEL REVIEW: Saxon Hotel & Villas, Johannesburg

At the heart of the City of Gold in the tree-lined suburb of Sandhurst, lies the enchanting Saxon Hotel. The all-suite boutique hotel is located in the tranquil ambassadorial suburb of Sandhurst about 20 miles from the Johannesburg International Airport. Oozing luxury, sophistication and style, this property is a uniquely perfect blend

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HOTEL REVIEW: Tavanipupu Private Island Resort, Solomon Islands

Meaning ‘a place where the fish pass through’, Tavanipupu is a five-star Private Island Resort located in Marau Sound, Solomon Islands. An exciting 25 minutes east by plane from the Solomon Islands capital of Honiara and a short but scenic boat ride, Tavanipupu Private Island Resort is the South Pacific’s best

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HOTEL REVIEW: Fatboys Resort – Gizo, Solomon Islands

If you have read the book "The Pickwick Papers" by Charles Dickens, then you will know all about the “Fat Boy” and can understand where Fatboys Resort got it’s name. Derived from the character "Joe" in the book, “fat boy” consumes great quantities of food and constantly falls asleep in any

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