Entries by Rob and Bec

The amazing future of car travel: 2020 and beyond

Government policy paralysis and a lack of choice from car manufacturers and dealers has lead to Australia having one of the lowest uptakes of electric vehicles in the developed world. So what do the next two decades hold for car transport and electric vehicles in Australia? The figures speak for themselves. Australia has less than […]

SIX OF THE BEST LUXURY ESCAPES FROM SYDNEY

Looking for your next luxury getaway around Sydney? We’ve tracked down some dream holidays within easy driving distance of the metro area. Ready to get away from it all? Sometimes a mini-break is all you need to feel refreshed and relaxed. We’ve researched some of the most impressive luxury getaways near Sydney where you can […]

Should I buy an electric car?

At present, you probably wouldn’t consider purchasing an electric vehicle. Most likely, it hasn’t even been on your radar as an option. But our love affair with petrol and diesel vehicles may be under threat from both increased environmental concerns and rapidly evolving battery technology. The term ‘EV’ is generally used rather loosely to cover […]

Packing for an overseas trip

We’ve done our fair share of overseas travel over the years … everything from four-day business trips to the US to six weeks at a stretch in Europe and Asia as tourists. Like most of us, we’ve struggled with what to pack and what to leave at home. It would be fair to say that […]

Dealing with Jet-Lag

Jet-lag can ruin the start of your overseas holiday or turn that important business meeting into a sleep-deprived marathon. If you don’t have the hefty bank balance for a plush flat bed at the pointy end of the aircraft and you’re stuck in ‘cattle class’, here are some helpful tips to minimise the effects of […]

Surviving a long-haul flight

When Qantas commenced the Kangaroo Route from Australia to London in 1947, it took four days and nine stops. Now you can fly the 14,500km non-stop from Perth in 17 hours and aircraft are already on the drawing board that will be able to fly even longer routes. In this article we’ll look at factors […]