Monique Barns

How to spend a weekend in Cologne

With friendly people, cheap beer and the rushing river Rhine, don’t overlook Cologne when planning a German weekend away Read the guide

Sydney – sightsee like a tourist, wine and dine like a local

Avoid tourist traps, like below average food at above average prices, by using this local knowledge of Sydney to discover great places to eat and drink while you're out on the sightseeing trail! Read the guide

New York – a winter escape on a budget

Fewer tourists, less perspiration, and lower prices – what’s not to like about New York in winter? Read the guide