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Polka Dot Travel Lounge

We’re very happy to be joined in The Polka Dot Travel Lounge today by the lovely Kristen McKenzie, head of Community and Public Relations at HotelsCombined. HotelsCombined is a fab site that allows you to instantly search and compare room availability and prices from all major travel websites, including Expedia, Hotels.com, Venere,Laterooms, EasyToBook (and many more) all in one set of search

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We’re back in the Polka Dot Travel Lounge this week, joined by the lovely Simon Bernardi of Hotels Please! Hotels Please is an easy to use booking website for  people who wish to only book hotels at a great rate – without all the gimmicks. Working tirelessly to bring you accommodation at the best prices with over

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Today we are joined by the well-travelled Halina, Managing Director of Greece and Mediterranean Travel Centre. A destination specialist that deals with, you guessed it, Greece and the Mediterranean – bliss! Halina travels to Greece on a yearly basis, so is the go-to lady for the best accommodation and beautiful scenery. They also help organise

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A luxury resort that offers “All-you-care-to-enjoy” included in your rates? Simply one of the fabulous locations unveiled in today’s Polkadot Travel Lounge, with our guest Lisa from Shire Travel. She has shared some very special spots from across the globe, and it has certainly made me long to get back to Asia!What is your favourite

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Today in the Polkadot Travel Lounge we are joined by the lovely Lisa from Australia Trip Planner, and she’s not just us giving great honeymoon destination tips! Lisa is providing some excellent advice on how to get the most out of your holiday, and suggests the following when in the honeymoon planning stages: You’re on holidays

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What a delight to have today’s guest with us – I’m a huge fan of her travel ethos. The lovely Caroline, who has two blogs, Caroline in the City, her personal travel blog, and This Is My South, a travel guide to the southern United States, is an advocate for ‘slow travel’, spending two weeks (or

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We’re all busy right? There never seems to be enough hours in the day, and throw wedding planning into the mix – zero time! So how great is the idea of having a travel agent come to you, or work around your hours? By working with MTA – Mobile Travel Agents, you can meet and book

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A bit of fun coming your way today in the Polkadot Travel Lounge! We are joined by the fabulous Anthony from The Travel Tart, a self-proclaimed travel addict who will find any excuse to go travelling. He has travelled to over 50 countries in over six continents – and counting! Anthony is a bit like me when I travel, preferring to risk his life

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We’re off on a whirlwind trip this week in the Polkadot Travel Lounge, with the lovely Suzzelle from Travel Counsellors taking us from tranquil Bora Bora to the romance of Paris! Travel Counsellors is a unique service that allows you to choose your holiday in a relaxed and informal way, with access to a global network of all

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We are very excited to have the gorgeous Naomi Ashcroft, founder of Salt Retreats, with us in the Polkadot Travel Lounge today, talking all things Indonesia! SALT Retreats is a new all-inclusive tropical sanctuary that combines the untouched beaches and vibrant culture of Indonesia’s Seminyak region with organic meals, daily yoga, surfing, spa treatments and

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Today we bring you warmth and sun direct from beautiful Bali and its surrounds, with honeymoon picks from the lovely Deana, Senior Head of Marketing at Creative Holidays! This is one part of the world way up on my list of “must-see”s, and today’s chat in the Polka Dot Travel Lounge has just bumped it up

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It’s that time of the week – hooray! I just love hearing honeymoon tips and secrets from the people in the know, even more so when the images of the destinations are so breathtaking! Joining us in the Polka Dot Travel Lounge this week is the lovely Deana, Public Relations Manager at Flight Centre Limited.

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When you have a large portion of the world’s hotels and destinations at your fingertips, I would imagine that it would be very difficult to choose just one when asked for your favourite! This is the challenge we set Amee, Marketing & Communications Manager for Expedia Australia & New Zealand!Here are her tips to help you

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I am constantly astounded at how many gorgeous hotels there are in the world, with so many hitting top marks for design, style and service. This week we are very lucky to be joined by the lovely Amanda, Cluster Director of Sales & Marketing at Marriott Australia. She sure knows a thing or two about

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I just love the unveiling of a new series – and what better to be focusing on than stunning locations and secret getaways for your honeymoon! Sure, we’re moving out of the summer months in Australia, but there is a huge world out there with so much to offer, so we thought we’d get the

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