Cindy Bingley-Pullin

Freelance Features Writer

"The more you read, the more things you will know. The more you learn, the more places you’ll go."
- Dr. Seuss




NOMADS Magazine, NYC

Spiritual Retreats in Ibiza

Supersized yachts, celebrity DJs, glitzy beach clubs, and overpriced sushi with cocktails. Ibiza, Spain is a destination world-renowned for wild parties and excess, but there is...

International Traveller

Peaceful Paradise

In search of some serious relaxation after a fun Phuket holiday, Cindy Bingley-Pullin finds a sanctuary that perfectly blends solitude and style.

Jetstar Australia

Taste of Thailand

Rich in history, culture and culinary delights, as well as tropical sands and sun, little wonder Phuket is a magnet for tourists

Fitness First magazine, Australia

Rise of fitness wellness

A fitness wellness retreat will speed up your recovery and boost your fitness at the same time. Cindy Bingley-Pullin reports

International traveller magazine

Hygge Days - Review: Hotel SP34, Copenhagen

Cindy Bingley-Pullin is so enamoured by bolthole hotel SP34 in the Danish capital that she finds it hard to leave.

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

Review: Hunter Valley wine tasting tour with Tastes of the Hunter

The Hunter Valley offers access to hundreds of wineries and cellar doors, and a growing range of gourmet food experiences. Not sure which ones to visit? These Hunter Valley wine...

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

Ten moments not to miss in Byron Bay

There’s certainly something special about Byron Bay, with its unique mix of good vibes and sophisticated seaside chic. Here, tie-dye wearing hipsters reside comfortably next to...

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

Amatara Resort & Wellness: Phuket spa resort treatments you'll love

Himalayan salt caves. Singing bowls. Pranayama. Cindy Bingley-Pullin checks in from the Amatara Resort & Wellness in Phuket to bring us up to speed on the amazing range of spa...

International traveller magazine

Kuala Lumpur's most eclectic eats

As the cliché goes, the way to a Malaysian's heart is through the stomach. Due to its multicultural population and a diverse heritage spanning from colonial to colourful,...

Fitness First Magazine

Rise of the mummies' retreat - Fitness First Magazine

Resorts are starting to cater for almost every need - and the latest is mums wanting a break from the kids. If you're a mum, Cindy Bingley-Pullin explains why you'll want to...

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

Review: Kings Cross walking tour with Urban Adventures - The Big Bus tour and travel guide

'The red globe of light, the liquor find this ugly, I find it lovely,' wrote the eminent Australian poet Kenneth Slessor in his William Street poem. Slessor's words...

International Traveller magazine, Australia

Review: Anantara Eastern Mangroves Hotel, Abu Dhabi

Flying across the globe to Europe is tiring, but add a child to the mix and a stopover becomes an absolute necessity. Cindy Bingley-Pullin finds her oasis from long-haul...

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

Cultural feast: Sydney's Barangaroo and Noma Australia

There are lots of reasons to get excited about the new Barangaroo precinct in Sydney. Not only have six hectares of prime harbour real estate been given to locals and visitors...

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

Top things to see and do in Kuala Lumpur

In many ways Kuala Lumpur in Malaysia is the ultimate stopover destination: flashy and largely inexpensive five star hotels, great shopping and fabulous food. But dig a little...

Voyeur magazine, Virgin Australia

Aloha, Kailua

Not far from the bustle of Waikiki, you'll find a charming township that offers a slower-paced side to Hawaiian life.

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

Things to see and do in Sydney

Assembling a city guide to Sydney is a formidable task that few writers would attempt in our requisite 700 words (our Big Five City Guides are designed to be a very concise...

International Traveller magazine, Australia

Review: Vomo Island Resort, Fiji

Cindy Bingley-Pullin finds fun and sun enough for the whole family on the luxe Fijian island resort of Vomo.

The Big Bus tour and travel guide

A guide to the best shopping in London

There's no doubt shopping is an essential element of the travel experience for many of us, but fashion capital London can overwhelm even the most ardent of retail junkies. Our...

Voyeur magazine, Virgin Australia

Take a Detour - Vence, France

The Provence town of Vence has a magic that sets it apart from the usual touristy haunts of the French Riviera, and is well worth the detour.