Birdwatching tours see those with like minds flock together.

In your best ‘intourest’

Whether your passion is painting, gardening, tapestry, swimming or bird-watching, there’s a broad range of special interest tours to refine your skills while travelling.

The Water Retreat exterior view

Inside the new Water Retreat at Six Senses Ninh Van Bay, Vietnam

With its infinity pool and wood decor, the latest villa offering at the secluded five-star resort in Vietnam is the epitome of coastal luxe.

Sheraton Grand Sydney festive season specials

Treat your loved ones to a Sheraton Grand feast

The Sheraton Grand Sydney has launched a series of new dining experiences this festive season, including Christmas feasts, wine and cheese buffets and Sunday brunch.

Australia's first underwater hotel: Reefsuites

Australia’s first underwater hotel opens at the Great Barrier Reef

Experience the Great Barrier Reef like never before with an overnight stay in these aquarium-like suites at the floating Reefworld Pontoon.

Travel Talk

Qantas First Lounge at Changi Airport, Singapore.

Qantas opens new luxury first-class lounge in Singapore

Take a look inside the sleek new Qantas first class lounge which spreads across 1,000 square metres in Singapore’s Changi Airport.

All the airline updates and upgrades you may have missed. Image: Cathay Pacific

All the airline updates and upgrades you may have missed

We’ve rounded up all the latest flight news across the industry with updates from Cathay Pacific, Qatar Airways, Qantas, Fiji Airways and more.

Culinary

Bells at Killcare revamped Wildflower Bar and Dining

Sean Connolly to revamp the 5-star Bells at Killcare restaurant

The celebrity chef is bringing a new flavour to the Central Coast dining scene, relaunching the Bells restaurant with a new name, new style and new menu.

The Nutcracker High Tea at InterContinental Sydney

The Nutcracker High Tea at InterContinental Sydney is as sweet as it sounds

You don’t have to be attending the ballet to take advantage of this ballet-themed culinary experience. And the little ones will love it.

Tried & Tested

Rosewood Hong Kong: Grand Harbour View room

Tried & Tested: Rosewood Hotel, Hong Kong

You’re going yo want to pack your best outfits when you stay at the new design-driven Kowloon waterfront hotel in Hong Kong.

Tried & Tested: LUX* Le Morne, Mauritius.

Tried & Tested: LUX* Le Morne, Mauritius

Set beneath the imposing 556-metre-high Morne Mountain on a white sandy beach with turquoise waters, holiday resorts don’t get much more idyllic than this.

Top Features

Pier One Sydney Harbour reveals refurbished rooms

Sydney harbourfront hotel reveals new rooms

At a lavish launch event Pier One Sydney Harbour unveiled the revamped look of all its rooms and suites.

Singapore spin: Image: Leigh Griffiths

Singapore spin: exploring the city by sidecar

Touring Singapore sideways and staying in a heritage hotel, it’s a thrill exploring the city’s cultural charms.

Travel Spotlight

Why South Korea is Asia’s undiscovered gem you need to visit
Why South Korea is Asia’s undiscovered gem you need to visit

Explore the complex history, picturesque countryside and impressive monuments at one of Asia’s most underrated holiday destinations.

The Touring Issue
Spring 2019

In this issue discover Norway, Egypt, Zimbabwe, Alaska, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland and more. Plus Vacation Essentials, V&T Creatives, V&T Family, Postcards, Design: Editor’s Picks and Tried & Tested reviews of new hotels, flights, spas and restaurants.

Vacations & Travel Spring 2019