Chris Ashton

Chris Ashton

Chris Ashton is a repeat traveller with a passion for street art, street food, and scuba diving – though not always at the same time. He’s written for print and online media including Australian Geographic, Tiger Tales, Yahoo Be Travel, 9Travel and AWOL, and will give almost any adventure - no matter how big or small - a red hot go.

Travel

Japan Beyond The Tourist Trail: Spots Only The Locals Know

There’s much more to Japan than Tokyo, Kyoto, Osaka and Niseko. These are the underrated destination worth making a detour for.

Food + Drink

New Restaurants Heating Up Byron Bay’s Dining Scene

From an eco-focused bar at the iconic Beach Hotel to a new member of the Three Blue Ducks brood, here’s where new to eat in Byron.

Travel

The Ritziest Wellness Retreats In Southeast Asia

Southeast Asia is home to some amazing health and wellbeing retreat options that combine the nurture you seek with a healthy dose of five-star luxury.