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    The Pinnacle of Excellence : Hyatt Hotel Canberra

    If Australia had it’s own royal family, it is only natural to assume that they would take up residence in our nations capital, the lovely Canberra. With its rich historic significance, iconic national monuments – our fictional royals and their refined pallets would fit right in! In between frequenting sophisticated cafes and appreciating the many art [...]

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    These 5 Hotels are Hollywood Stars

      Is it just us, or are so many of the best Hollywood movies set in hotels? And we don’t mean just any hotel – our favourite films are set in power-hotels: huge complexes with lust-worthy amenities, sprawling pools and sumptuous spas. Not to mention lavish treatment that certainly lives up to each hotel’s Hollywood status. [...]

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    Australia’s Taste Sensations: Our Monthly Picks

    We’re the first to recommend international travel in pursuit of a good meal, but sometimes we’re guilty of forgetting that some amazing, world-class meals can be had right on our doorsteps without leaving the country. In Australia’s Taste Sensations, we share some of our favourite restaurants that you don’t have to travel far for – [...]

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    Enchanting Cambodia: Siem Reap and Phnom Pehn

    Welcome to the gateway to Cambodia’s Eighth Wonder of the World. A place where ancient civilisation once thrived and modern civilisation still does. Siem Reap – and the UNESCO World Heritage site of 12th century Angkor Wat within it – is one of our planet’s most visited travel destinations. With a perfect combination of old-world charm, vivid [...]

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    Majestic Island Escape: Mai Samui Resort and Spa

    They flutter in and out of the office, buzzing about their business while channeling their inner spirit animal- the swan ( gracefully gliding above the surface while frantically kicking below). Despite the occasional break in Zen-like character (frazzled demeanor, minor nervous break down etc), we are ever grateful for the magical moment when our Travel [...]

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    The Marco Polo: A New Glamper Van from Mercedes-Benz

      We’ve declared our love for glamping before (that’s glam camping for those of you who have yet to be enlightened) and Mercedes-Benz’s new Marco Polo camper van is only pushing our outdoorsy obsession even further. The Marco Polo goes above and beyond existing compact camper vans in terms of comfort and style, which, let’s [...]

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    Places of Pinterest: Waitomo Glowworm Caves

    In our regular column, Places of Pinterest, we serve up the low down on those iconic travel images that pinners love – how to get there, where to stay, what else to see nearby… all the details that you need to turn your virtual daydream into reality.   This Time: Waitomo Glowworm Caves, New Zealand [...]

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    Close Encounters of the Wild Kind: Elephant Safari Park & Lodge, Bali

    We are absolutely thrilled to bring you our latest Bali deal, which is possibly our most unique escape yet – a 3 night adventure experience at the Elephant Safari Park & Lodge in the beautiful Ubud mountain region of Bali.  Voted one of National Geographic’s top ten most unique hotels in the world and having received numerous [...]

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    GOURMET
    Australia’s Taste Sensations: Our Monthly Picks

    We’re the first to recommend international travel in pursuit of a good meal, but sometimes we’re guilty of forgetting that some amazing, world-class meals can be had right on our doorsteps without leaving the country. In Australia’s Taste Sensations, we share some of our favourite restaurants that you don’t have to travel far for – [...]

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    Relax at These European Yoga Retreats

      Sure, your typical retreats in Southeast Asia and Australia are nothing to complain about. What could be better than a few days of repeated yoga sessions, healthy meals and rejuvenating massages?  Sometimes, though, you just want to add a little bit of Euro-flare to your escape, and we’ve found a few places that offer [...]

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    Places of Pinterest: Kakslauttanen Arctic Resort

    In our regular column, Places of Pinterest, we serve up the low down on those iconic travel images that pinners love – how to get there, where to stay, what else to see nearby… all the details that you need to turn your virtual daydream into reality.   This Time: Glass Igloos at Kakslauttanen Arctic [...]

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    These Hamptons Hotels are Hot

      Long Island, New York may once have been most famous for its 1920s Great Gatsby days when NYC’s rich and famous built lavish mansions for country homes on the island’s North Shore. These days, though, the action’s out east, where the island’s two forks provide plenty of picturesque coastline and prime real estate. The [...]

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    Long Layover? These Airports Have Awesome Amenities

    We’re no strangers to a long layover and although the time between flights does represent a special occasion in which it’s acceptable to pig out on junk food and splurge on expensive magazines, it’s always nice when your temporary airport home surprises you with something fun. Like a swimming pool, or even a golf course. [...]

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    Belmond Hotel Cipriani, Venice, Italy

      It’s no secret that Venice draws the rich and famous to its watery-wonderworld year round and it’s even less secret that the many in the hottest crowd make it to the Belmond Hotel Cipriani. Although the hotel’s staff is discreet about celebrity guests, it’s hard to argue with photographic evidence showing the likes of [...]

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    Places of Pinterest: Benagil Sea Cave

    In our regular column, Places of Pinterest, we serve up the low down on those iconic travel images that pinners love – how to get there, where to stay, what else to see nearby… all the details that you need to turn your virtual daydream into reality.   This time: Benagil Sea Cave, the Algarve [...]

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