Real estate prices in Australia are a joke, especially in the state capital cities, so Aussies are buying chateaux and manor houses in France, for the same price as a modest four-bedroom house here. Just don’t talk about the renovation cost.
Footsteps in Asia is offering a 10-day North Korea tour to provide an insight into a secretive, often reviled country. Everything you see and do will be 100 per cent controlled by the government. But hey, don’t let that stop you.
All the world’s big name hotels are here and The Pullman Jakarta Central Park Hotel is the newest. It looks more like a funky pop-art museum. Cutting edge design at its most hip, and at its most whimsical.