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Hawaiian Airlines review

Hawaiian Airlines Sydney to Honolulu Business Class Flight Review

We review the comfort, service, entertainment, food, amenities and baggage for Hawaiian Airlines while flying from Sydney to Honolulu.

Closed: Win a Vacations & Travel and Bathing Shed prize pack!

This competition is now closed and the five winners have been contacted on Instagram. To celebrate the exciting relaunch issue of Vacations & Travel, we’re giving away five prize packs which include a copy of the latest issue plus a Bathing Shed set, worth $68.95 each!  Australian brand Bathing Shed has launched two new products… Read more »

Queensland Rainbow Beach tour

Rainbow sunshine: A photographic journey of the Sunshine Coast

Travelling up Rainbow Beach to Fraser Island brings plenty of opportunity to bask in the colour and beauty of this wild corner of the Sunshine Coast.

Mother's Day 2020 gift ideas

The best gift ideas to treat your mum this Mother’s Day

We’ve rounded up some of our favourite travel-inspired gift ideas for Mother’s Day 2020 to make gift giving a little easier during the coronavirus.

Vacations & Travel Autumn 2020: The Adventure Issue

9 reasons to buy the new Vacations & Travel Adventure Issue

The Autumn 2020 issue of Vacations & Travel is on sale now and this edition is all about adventure! Here’s all the reasons why you will love it.

Photo Essay: French Polynesia

Islands of plenty: a photographic journey of French Polynesia

A journey through the islands and waters of French Polynesia provides abundant natural beauty – both on land and sea.

Carl Kapp collection. Image: Julia Balla

Our top vacation essentials for your next beach holiday

Planning a holiday by the water this year? We’ve rounded up some of our favourite vacation essentials all under the theme of ‘water holidays’.

Win a five-night stay at Royal Sonesta in New Orleans – CLOSED

Congratulations to Chris Turner from NSW on winning a five-night stay at Royal Sonesta in New Orleans. Vacations & Travel magazine, in conjunction with New Orleans Tourism, is giving readers the chance to win a five-night stay, for two, at the Royal Sonesta New Orleans, USA, valued at approximately A$4,400.   THE PRIZE INCLUDES:  Five… Read more »

9 reasons to buy the new Vacations & Travel Touring issue

The spring issue of V&T is on sale now, and this edition is all about tours and touring.

Vacations & Travel’s cultural vacation essentials

Editor Katrina Holden shares some of her top vacation essentials, from designs by Indigenous Australian artists to pieces crafted by artisans.

Vacations & Travel issue 111: Design: Editor's Picks

Top designs picks from around the world

Vacations & Travel editor Katrina Holden rounds up some of her top design picks from around the world.

Tried & Tested: The Library, Koh Samui

The introduction of two new villas creates a new chapter for The Library, a literary-themed resort on Chaweng Beach in Koh Samui, Thailand.