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    Margaret River Opulence: Cape Lodge

      We packed our bags to the brim with our most elegant wine drinking/gourmet food eating attire and set off to the fabulous five star Cape Lodge Resort in the Margaret River. Just a three-hour drive from Perth, this charming pastoral paradise is the perfect place to rest, relax and recharge while enjoying a trifecta [...]

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    Vietnamese Delights: Pullman Danang Beach Resort

    Mix in spectacular weather and a brilliant coastline with incredible local cuisine (perfected over centuries) and voila, you have Danang, Vietnam. As one of the most sought after beach destinations in Asia, our Travel Team were promised a vibrant holiday atmosphere, post-card worthy sunsets and food so fragrant and delicious that our pallets would forever [...]

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    Le Meridien Khao Lak Beach & Spa Resort

    To bring our readers this week’s holiday destination, we decided to dabble in a bit of time travel (you know, the totally realistic kind). We packed our bags for Khao Lak, Thailand and found ourselves in the the Patong of decades ago – characterized by stunning tranquility, leafy green foliage, a lushly tropical feel and [...]

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    Vibrant Reef & Turquoise Water: Green Island Resort

    One for the Bucket List When you are asked to head to one of the seven Wonders of the World , you count your lucky stars, pack your bags and board the plane before anyone has a chance to change their mind! For this week’s getaway, we traveled to the Great Barrier Reef’s Green Island [...]

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    How to Visit Kerala’s Famous Backwaters

      Mention India to someone who’s been and you’re just as likely to hear about swaying palms and mirror-still canals as desert forts and ancient temples. Kerala’s iconic backwaters have become one of India’s most popular tourist experiences, and for good reason. India’s most southwestern state consists of a magical patchwork of electric green rice [...]

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    One&Only Palmilla, Los Cabos

      Besides killing it in TV and movies, Jennifer Aniston, Eva Longoria and Real Housewives of New York City alum Bethanny Frankel all have one thing in common: time allegedly spent at One&Only Palmilla Resort in Los Cabos, Mexico. The resort was built back in 1956 by the then Mexican president’s son and even then [...]

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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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    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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