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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

    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.

    Le Paul Gauguin unveiled – 39 South Pacific voyages in 2022 | Private butler service and exclusive use of 30 suite boutique hotel in Bangkok

    This name alone has us searching the internet for airfares to Takahama. Listed as one of the top 500 streets to visit in Japan along the...

    Sip on new tastes at Canberra’s Wine Week | Hilton Melbourne to open in March 2021

    Raffles Hotel Singapore together with Double Confirm Productions and Sight Lines Entertainment are launching ‘The Curious Case of the Missing Peranakan Treasure‘.

    2021 Whale Shark Season begins in Ningaloo, Western Australia | QT hotels announce a new collection of extraordinary stays

    Cruise Traveller has released a new package for August 2022 that pairs free business class flights and hotel stays with an ultra-luxury voyage exploring the wild, rarely visited places...

    Discover Aboriginal Experiences Collective offers new experiences in 2021 | International Polar Bear Day

    Queensland’s own Aquaman, Daydream Island Master Reef Guide Johnny Gaskell has visited over 200 reef sites in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park over the last two years.

    InterContinental Hayman Island Resort is on sale | Ponant showcases Australia in eight new journeys

    Some of us are not into Valentine’s Day, while others embrace this romantic occasion with all the chocolates and roses.

    Four reasons why Tohoku will shine when border re-opens | How to Celebrate Lunar New Year – Sydney Style

    Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi has unveiled the exclusive Ithaafushi – The Private Island, the largest Maldivian private island spanning 32,000 square meters in the heart of the Indian Ocean.

    Ushuaia is the capital of Argentina's Tierra del Fuego province and is considered the gateway to the continent of Antarctica often described as the coldest, driest and windiest place on earth.

    A Japanese snow holiday for the family in Nikko | A flourish of hotels are coming to Australia in 2021

    Queensland is finally opened its borders for the rest of Australians to enjoy our sunshine state, and in 2021 there will be some wonderful offerings to put on the list.

    Opera Australia Returns to Uluru for 2021 | Aurora Expeditions Launches New Exhilarating, Wild and Remote Voyages for 202

    I am one of those females who loves organising other people’s lives - call me manipulative if you must - but I just know when two people would be perfect for each other - even if they don’t know it.

    Plan your post-COVID-19 hiking holiday in Yukon | Accor expands the Sebel in Australia and New Zealand

    It may be a while before we can venture back to Hawaii, but with an election concentrating our thoughts on the US, let’s also focus on something more pleasant such as a stay at the Grand Hyatt in Kauai.

    Venetian Holiday dreams for 2023 | Tweed Artisan Food Weekend – A 4-day Showcase of Headline Chefs, Iconic Eateries and Local Provenance

    The latest headline stories

    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.

    News bites – 01 April 2021

    Le Paul Gauguin unveiled – 39 South Pacific voyages in 2022 | Private butler service and exclusive use of 30 suite boutique hotel in Bangkok

    The Festival of the Demon Roof tiles in Aichi

    This name alone has us searching the internet for airfares to Takahama. Listed as one of the top 500 streets to visit in Japan along the...

    News bites – 16 March 2021

    Sip on new tastes at Canberra’s Wine Week | Hilton Melbourne to open in March 2021

    Release your inner sleuth with Raffles Singapore’s virtual interactive play

    Raffles Hotel Singapore together with Double Confirm Productions and Sight Lines Entertainment are launching ‘The Curious Case of the Missing Peranakan Treasure‘.

    News Bites - 9 March 2021

    2021 Whale Shark Season begins in Ningaloo, Western Australia | QT hotels announce a new collection of extraordinary stays

    Cruise Traveller releases exclusive package with free business class flights

    Cruise Traveller has released a new package for August 2022 that pairs free business class flights and hotel stays with an ultra-luxury voyage exploring the wild, rarely visited places...

    News Bites - 25 February 2021

    Discover Aboriginal Experiences Collective offers new experiences in 2021 | International Polar Bear Day

    10 lesser-known reefs of the Great Barrier Reef

    Queensland’s own Aquaman, Daydream Island Master Reef Guide Johnny Gaskell has visited over 200 reef sites in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park over the last two years.

    News Bites - 17 February 2021

    InterContinental Hayman Island Resort is on sale | Ponant showcases Australia in eight new journeys

    Valentine’s Day in the time of COVID-19

    Some of us are not into Valentine’s Day, while others embrace this romantic occasion with all the chocolates and roses.

    News Bites - 8 February 2021

    Four reasons why Tohoku will shine when border re-opens | How to Celebrate Lunar New Year – Sydney Style

    Ithaafushi – The Private Island Launches in the Maldives for the Most Discerning Travelers

    Waldorf Astoria Maldives Ithaafushi has unveiled the exclusive Ithaafushi – The Private Island, the largest Maldivian private island spanning 32,000 square meters in the heart of the Indian Ocean.

    Polarised in Antarctica

    Ushuaia is the capital of Argentina's Tierra del Fuego province and is considered the gateway to the continent of Antarctica often described as the coldest, driest and windiest place on earth.

    News Bites - 13 December 2020

    A Japanese snow holiday for the family in Nikko | A flourish of hotels are coming to Australia in 2021

    Queensland Opens with luxury offerings in 2021 and 2022

    Queensland is finally opened its borders for the rest of Australians to enjoy our sunshine state, and in 2021 there will be some wonderful offerings to put on the list.

    News bites – 29 November 2020

    Opera Australia Returns to Uluru for 2021 | Aurora Expeditions Launches New Exhilarating, Wild and Remote Voyages for 202

    Sri Lanka – land of husbands, saris and sapphires

    I am one of those females who loves organising other people’s lives - call me manipulative if you must - but I just know when two people would be perfect for each other - even if they don’t know it.

    News bites – 13 November 2020

    Plan your post-COVID-19 hiking holiday in Yukon | Accor expands the Sebel in Australia and New Zealand

    Pipe dreams in Kauai, Hawaii

    It may be a while before we can venture back to Hawaii, but with an election concentrating our thoughts on the US, let’s also focus on something more pleasant such as a stay at the Grand Hyatt in Kauai.

    News bites – 6 November 2020

    Venetian Holiday dreams for 2023 | Tweed Artisan Food Weekend – A 4-day Showcase of Headline Chefs, Iconic Eateries and Local Provenance