$199 flights to the Maldives changes everything

By Francis Thibodeau

    Flights to the Maldives are on sale for ridiculously cheap prices with Scoot.Source:istock THE Maldives — beautiful beaches, overwater bungalows and ridiculous price tags, right? Wrong. The Maldives has just been named one of the world’s most affordable destinations by Lonely Planet on their top 10 best value destinations for 2019. And now…

Rihanna Named ‘Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary’ Ambassador for Home Country of Barbados

By Francis Thibodeau

In case Rihanna wasn’t already #goals enough, she just got a lot cooler — and possibly more powerful. Her home country of Barbados announced on Thursday that they had appointed the singer as “Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary, with specific responsibility for promoting education, tourism and investment for the island.” According to a release from the Government…

This Is the Best City in America to Celebrate Easter

By Francis Thibodeau

Easter is arriving on Sunday, April 1, and while families will be celebrating across America, some cities have more Easter festivities to offer than others. Wallethub recently compared 100 cities across the U.S. to pinpoint which locations have the most to offer on the occasion. The personal finance site looked at four categories to determine…

Matty J shares video from romantic holiday

By Francis Thibodeau

THE Bachelor’s Matty J has unlocked the secrets of a stunning island paradise just two flying hours from Sydney. The 31-year-old and his jewellery designer partner, Laura Byrne, recently visited the tropical destination of New Caledonia, and filmed highlights of the trip. The loved-up couple went jetskiing — but Matty lost his Go-Pro.Source:Supplied The couple…

Terrifying Drops, Trap-Door Waterslides and No Lines: Here’s What You Can Expect from the New Volcano Bay Theme Park at Universal Orlando

By Francis Thibodeau

  When Universal Orlando Resort unveils its third theme park on May 25, there’ll be no immersive Harry Potter land or face-to-face encounter with King Kong. That’s because Volcano Bay, the latest addition to Universal Studios Orlando and Universal’s Islands of Adventure, tests the limits of what it even means to be a theme park:…

Reasons Why Solo Travel Could Be For You

By Francis Thibodeau

Travelling alone is no longer the reserve of the gap year student. Increasingly, more and more adults are opting to take their next holiday by themselves. Here are four good reasons why you should too… ‘Me time’You can go where ever you want – whenever you want and it’s proven to be good for your…