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Zojoji temple in Tokyo city

Travel quiz: How well do you know Tokyo?

To celebrate our latest ebook, the Ultimate Guide to Tokyo, we’re testing your knowledge to see how much you know about this city.

Boat restaurant on Railay Beach

‘No quarantine’: Thailand to open to vaccinated tourists from November 1

Thailand will allow vaccinated travellers from 10 low-risk nations to visit from November. Now all we need is for Australia to open the international borders.

Win a trip for two to Tokyo for the ultimate post lockdown holiday!

This epic prize includes return ANA flights for two plus accommodation thanks to Preferred Hotels & Resorts.

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Travel quiz: How well do you know Thailand?

Test your knowledge to see how much you know about the tropical destination.

Tokyo is waiting for you… Your ultimate guide to the Japanese capital

From ancient traditions to pop culture, Michelin stars to izakaya bars, Tokyo never fails to dazzle. The Vacations & Travel Ultimate Guide to Tokyo is an interactive and immersive compendium bringing you everything you need to know about the Japanese capital. The FREE 78-page digital publication reveals the metropolis through stirring stories, vivid photography and captivating… Read more »

Your Essential Guide to Thailand

Free ebook: Your Essential Guide to Thailand

Discover the best of sustainable Thailand in our FREE 60-page ebook Your Essential Guide to Thailand.

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GET PACKING: 7 nations Australians can travel to first

Australia is preparing to open the international border in December. But where can you actually go? And what will you need to do to travel?

Tokyo Toilets

Awkward or awesome? Why Tokyo’s fancy new public toilets are see-through

These two Tokyo toilets left foreigners scratching their heads until they stepped inside. Then it suddenly made sense.

You can rescue elephants by wearing the latest Nicole Miller fashion collection

Look stylish in the bold jungle-print pieces of the Nicole Miller collection. At the same time you’ll help save elephants in the Thai jungle.

Mount Hakkoda Japan

Spring skiing: Traversing Japan’s rugged north, Aomori

Start at Hakkoda Ski Area and then wind your way through Aomori’s best cherry blossom spots.

Spring skiing: A journey through the untouched beauty of Tohoku’s Akita and Iwate Prefectures

Japan’s parks transform to a bubblegum pink while the snow is still soft and powdery in northern Honshu.

UNUSUAL PLACES: The abandoned Chicken Church of Java

You won’t believe the bizarre story behind Java’s Chicken Church and what the building was actually supposed to look like.