Do our children lead stressful lives? Or is pampering just part of the holiday experience for everyone these days? I have a bit of trouble comprehending that children need relaxing Continue reading
These posts have been the most popular on this blog in 2010: Kuala Lumpur shopping guide A cheap London hotel you could actually stay in What to do about supersized airline Continue reading
The December issue of the Qantas inflight magazine has just hit seatbacks and features an article I wrote on my (adopted) hometown, Noosa. It includes recommendations on Noosa restaurants, accommodation, shopping and Continue reading
A fantastic new five-star resort, Outrigger Little Hastings Street Resort & Spa Noosa (my god, could they possibly come up with a longer name??) has just opened here in Noosa Continue reading
It seems we’ve become a demanding bunch when it comes to spas. A spa visit is no longer just about pampering – we want results. And we want them delivered Continue reading
You stick your feet in a large pond full of fish and they nibble the dead skin off your feet. Sounds gross, huh?
It is if you allow yourself to think about it, but fish spas have become a big thing in Asia, and the experience is actually quite pleasant.
Following on from an earlier post about my adventure weekend on the Sunshine Coast, here comes a review of the Novotel Twin Waters Resort, which is probably Australia’s best-known family resort.
What does it say about the pulling power of The Wiggles that my meeting with ‘Blue Wiggle’ Anthony Field and his cohorts was the most popular post on my (travel!) blog this year? It just edged out my crazy day as a stuntwoman, followed by my semi-naked appearance in the Rio Carnivale. Yep, I get it, it doesn’t matter what I do, you just love the men in skivvies….
Jane’s top five posts for 2009:
I don’t know what you’re going to think of me… first I was writing about being semi-naked in Rio, now I’m stripping off completely in a Swiss spa. It’s not my normal modus operandi, honest…
It’s no great mystery why celebrities have flawless skin… they have beauty treatments like the one I’ve just had. I reckon I’ve wound the clock back by a couple of years (if I go again, will the benefits compound, do you think??)