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    Luxury and Indulgence

    Our newly-formed editorial partnership with First Class Magazine brings with it the opportunity to showcase what’s happening in the world of luxury travel. From exquisite wellness retreats in the Maldives to glamping beneath the stars aboard a yacht in the Galapagos, these are destinations and experiences that are guaranteed to get your inner travel bug twitching. Whether you’re looking for the holiday experience of a lifetime or simply to indulge in some serious armchair travel, we’ll have something new and exciting for you to enjoy, right here every week.

    The latest headline stories

    Canada’s Yukon Territory offers endless sunshine where, during the summer months, the further north you travel, the longer the days.

    Otahuna Lodge Announces “Daffodil Season” Special Offer | COMO Shambhala introduces La Dolce Vita to Tuscany

    Wilderness trails to peruse when the lockdown is over or, if you are within a 10 km radius, you can enjoy them now.

    Launch of Exclusive Ice Caves Heli Adventure in British Columbia | 2021 Humpback Whale season commences in Australia’s Coral Coast, Western Australia

    When a large Senegalese with luscious lips and a French accent appears in my living room, I think there are some perks to lockdown.

    Cleansing hibiscus kombucha, blue potato chips and salted beetroots, and Crispy aubergine, with rouille, blue potatoes, prickly ash vinegar, amaranth, wild garden purslane and sweet basil flower.

    Canada Day is on Thursday, 1 July this year and commemorates the joining of Canada’s original three provinces, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and the provinces of Canada (now known as Ontario and Quebec) as the Dominion of Canada in 1867.

    Our Man in Havana: Meet Che Guevera’s son- Vive La Revolution in Arcadia’s Cuban expedition | Nine ways to enjoy a Barossa Wine Weekend

    Renowned for its lush bamboo jungles, adventurous trails and an away-from-it-all experience, the Golden Triangle brings together cultures and showcases the diversity of not just Thailand, but also its neighbours – Myanmar and Laos.

    One of Japan’s best kept secrets: the Seaside Town of Gamagori Onsen | Newcastle Welcomes Its First Five-Star Hotel – Crystalbrook Kingsley

    Set sail for the Arctic aboard Le Commandant Charcot and embark on an immersive journey to discover a whole new vision of the world.

    Aman Venice launch new apartment

    The Park Hyatt Auckland is launching a brand-new collection of suites.

    Luxury distancing in the Maldives | Begin Victoria’s Silo Art Trail at the new luxurious Pop-Up Hotel

    From May to November, thousands of whales migrate along the New South Wales coast as they make their way from Antarctica to the South Pacific and back again.

    Wintermania in the Apple Isle | Luxury resorts with environmental focuses

    Aman Resorts have launched an incredibly exciting venture for thrill seekers this year. It is the 120 step stairway offering incredible views of the wilderness and desert landscapes of Canyon Point in Utah.

    Why Autumn is the Best Time for an Ultimate Winery Experience | Ovolo opens Vegan Restaurant and Bar in South Yarra

    Thredbo Resort has unveiled its 2021 winter season product offering including day passes, lessons and rentals, alongside a limited number of season passes.

    Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour | Dust off the passport – New Zealand is open for luxury

    Sunday 9th May is Mother’s Day in Australia, and as always during COVID times, NSW’s borders are expected to be open for everyone to enjoy a seven-wonder stay.

    The latest headline stories

    Dreaming of the Yukon’s Land of the Midnight Sun

    Canada’s Yukon Territory offers endless sunshine where, during the summer months, the further north you travel, the longer the days.

    News bites – 23 July 2021

    Otahuna Lodge Announces “Daffodil Season” Special Offer | COMO Shambhala introduces La Dolce Vita to Tuscany

    Six bushwalking trails for Sydney-siders

    Wilderness trails to peruse when the lockdown is over or, if you are within a 10 km radius, you can enjoy them now.

    News bites – 17 July 2021

    Launch of Exclusive Ice Caves Heli Adventure in British Columbia | 2021 Humpback Whale season commences in Australia’s Coral Coast, Western Australia

    Travelling with Lupin – France’s answer to James Bond

    When a large Senegalese with luscious lips and a French accent appears in my living room, I think there are some perks to lockdown.

    News bites – 9 July 2021

    Cleansing hibiscus kombucha, blue potato chips and salted beetroots, and Crispy aubergine, with rouille, blue potatoes, prickly ash vinegar, amaranth, wild garden purslane and sweet basil flower.

    Celebrate Canada Day with Trempettes and Maple Syrup

    Canada Day is on Thursday, 1 July this year and commemorates the joining of Canada’s original three provinces, New Brunswick, Nova Scotia and the provinces of Canada (now known as Ontario and Quebec) as the Dominion of Canada in 1867.

    News bites – 1 July 2021

    Our Man in Havana: Meet Che Guevera’s son- Vive La Revolution in Arcadia’s Cuban expedition | Nine ways to enjoy a Barossa Wine Weekend

    Four Seasons Tented Camp launches luxury glamping in the Golden Triangle

    Renowned for its lush bamboo jungles, adventurous trails and an away-from-it-all experience, the Golden Triangle brings together cultures and showcases the diversity of not just Thailand, but also its neighbours – Myanmar and Laos.

    News bites – 19 June 2021

    One of Japan’s best kept secrets: the Seaside Town of Gamagori Onsen | Newcastle Welcomes Its First Five-Star Hotel – Crystalbrook Kingsley

    The Arctic explored as it has never been before

    Set sail for the Arctic aboard Le Commandant Charcot and embark on an immersive journey to discover a whole new vision of the world.

    News bites – 28 May 2021

    Aman Venice launch new apartment

    Park Hyatt Auckland launches Presidential Suite

    The Park Hyatt Auckland is launching a brand-new collection of suites.

    News bites – 18 May 2021

    Luxury distancing in the Maldives | Begin Victoria’s Silo Art Trail at the new luxurious Pop-Up Hotel

    Whale Trails of NSW

    From May to November, thousands of whales migrate along the New South Wales coast as they make their way from Antarctica to the South Pacific and back again.

    News bites – 8 May 2021

    Wintermania in the Apple Isle | Luxury resorts with environmental focuses

    Amangiri’s stairway to heaven in Utah

    Aman Resorts have launched an incredibly exciting venture for thrill seekers this year. It is the 120 step stairway offering incredible views of the wilderness and desert landscapes of Canyon Point in Utah.

    News bites – 17 April 2021

    Why Autumn is the Best Time for an Ultimate Winery Experience | Ovolo opens Vegan Restaurant and Bar in South Yarra

    Thredbo Resort Unveils Winter 2021 Day Passes and Experiences

    Thredbo Resort has unveiled its 2021 winter season product offering including day passes, lessons and rentals, alongside a limited number of season passes.

    News bites – 11 April 2021

    Handa Opera on Sydney Harbour | Dust off the passport – New Zealand is open for luxury

    Mother’s Day weekends away

    Sunday 9th May is Mother’s Day in Australia, and as always during COVID times, NSW’s borders are expected to be open for everyone to enjoy a seven-wonder stay.