Rafiq CopelandNov 29, 20105 Comments
In my defence I was very drunk. The fact that I was at a karaoke bar singing Africa by Toto will testify to this point. I am also compelled to reiterate that it came as an extreme shock and surprise to wake up and realise I had missed my flight to Johannesburg.
CrikeyNov 26, 20102 Comments
Binoy Kampmark writes: A public is aptly reflected in its libraries. The State Library in Melbourne was encouraged by the judicially severe character of Redmo
Jay MartinNov 25, 20107 Comments
Travel writer Jay Martin writes: Australia is a Big Place. I’m not talking landmass, although we’ve go
CrikeyNov 23, 2010
Martin Lane writes: Let me tell you a tale of two travel brands… Pontin's and Butl
CrikeyNov 22, 20102 Comments
Sarah Baker writes: When someone says "let's go for a hike," I immediately think of big Kathmandu boots and hou
Allan SoutarisNov 19, 20106 Comments
Hello. My name is Allan and I'm an AYAD.
CrikeyNov 18, 20102 Comments
There's often a lot you don't appreciate about a city until you see it from a tourist's perspective and, being Perth born and bred, I imagine that applies to Melbourne too, says Cat Walls as she takes a stroll through Australia's culture capital.
Nicola HeathNov 15, 20107 Comments
It won't surprise those who have visited the city before, or those who are better researchers than me, but Bordeaux was a revelation, says Nic Heath.
CrikeyNov 11, 20104 Comments
The topic of the day for the good citizens of Barcelona last weekend was the visit by the Pope to officially open the completed interior of Gaudí's Sagrada Família, an event 128 years in the making. The weekend was shaping up as a contest between a celebration of either religion and faith or of architecture. Would the primary focus be the Pope or the building?
CrikeyNov 5, 20101 Comment
After spending seven days in Phuket and Bangkok, hubs of hedonism and cauldrons of commercialism, the first steps through Myanmar’s former capital provided me with the perfect antidote to the previous week’s mind-numbing indulgences.