Experiences

Tasmania staycation holiday

Your guide to planning the perfect staycation in Tasmania

It won’t be long now before Australians are allowed to travel interstate, so here’s a guide to the best road trips, day trips and winter stays.

Vietnam coronavirus success

How Vietnam became the COVID-19 success story no one expected

The developing nation in Southeast Asia has a shared border with China and yet, it has not reported a single coronavirus death.

New Zealand and Australia travel Bubble

New Zealand and Pacific holidays could be possible by July

A tourism industry ‘Restart Timetable’ has been released this week which hints that international travel may be allowed sooner than we think.

Australia coronavirus restrictions

Your guide to what’s open and what’s allowed this June

June will mark the beginning of the end for coronavirus closures as state restrictions ease even further. Here’s what to get excited about in each state.

Ovolo Nishi Canberra lobby

Why you should visit Canberra – the capital of cool

Cool Canberra is now a hip hub becoming known for its hot hotels, museums and galleries instead of for its politics and bureaucracy

A Sydney staycation to top your back-to-travel list

With local travel restrictions easing, the era of the staycation is arriving. We tried the Fullerton Hotel in Sydney in the early days of coronavirus and it passed with flying colours (and many macarons).

Western Australia road trips

Regional travel: your guide to the best road trips in Western Australia

It’s time to start exploring what’s on your doorstep. Keeping in line with WA’s restrictions here are the best ways to enjoy regional travel right now.

Sailing is the new green

Sustainable social distancing: sailing is the new green

The message of sustainability (and social distancing) is everywhere now, so seeing the world under sail may be the most enriching way to holiday for the better.

Wellness at home: COMO Shambhala

5 resorts bringing their luxury wellness offerings online

Hotels and resorts around the world have jumped on the online wellness trend to provide their services virtually and satisfy our travel withdrawals.

Visiting Chantilly: the cream of French elegance

Just out of Paris in northern France, an elegant historic enclave of horses, castles and luxury claims some of the most stunning tourism experiences.

Mozambique, Azura Quilalea, Private islands, Africa

Five-star luxury in Mozambique

It does come as a surprise that Mozambique has pristine coral reef, fascinating history and luxurious private island resorts.

South Australia road trips

5 road trips in South Australia to kickstart your travels again

We’ve selected our favourite road trips in South Australia to help locals (and soon tourists) see the best of what this stunning state has to offer.