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Il Patriarca in Tuscany, one of the best vineyard escapes in Italy - Luxury Escapes

Italy’s Wine Regions & Vineyard Stays

From the unique terroir of Piedmont to old-world seclusion in Umbria, fall head over heels with a wine-filled escape among Italy’s fruitful vines.  With more than 4,000 years of history and 350 official varieties across 20 varied regions, the scope of Italian winemaking is immense. So before you head straight for Tuscany, it’s worth noting […]

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An aerial shot of The Reef House resort in Palm Cove, recently named the best beach in the world by Conde Nast Traveler - Luxury Escapes

Condé Nast Traveller Names Australia's Palm Cove the Best Beach in the World for 2024

Flourishing wildlife, stunning natural landscapes and a charming cobble-paved esplanade have earned Queensland's Palm Cove the prestigious title of the world's best beach, according to Condé Nast Traveller. Queensland's Palm Cove has been honoured as the best beach in the world by Condé Nast Traveller, with the magazine highlighting the region's charming palm trees, stunning […]

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Keemala is one of the best honeymoon resorts in Phuket – Luxury Escapes

The Best Honeymoon Resorts in Phuket 

From pillowy-soft sands and coral-fringed bays to secluded jungle hideouts and glittering spas, rustle up the romance at some of Phuket’s best honeymoon resorts.  Few things are better than a laidback, sun-soaked and ultra-luxurious honeymoon. With its plethora of plush resorts and villas cocooned by sapphire seascapes and breezy palm-lined stretches of sand, Thailand’s largest […]

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Elephants crossing a river in Sri Lanka - Luxury Escapes

5 Different Ways to Tour Sri Lanka 

Calling lovers of luxury, cycle enthusiasts and dedicated foodies! These are the best ways to explore the Jewel of the Indian Ocean.  Sri Lanka is a world away from worlds, an island of sprawling tea plantations, golden beaches, ancient temples and thrilling waterways. Embracing the spirit of this paradise has never been easier with tours […]

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An image of Niseko, Japan, to illustrate an article on the crème de la crème of global winter destinations - Luxury Escapes

The World’s Best Ski Resorts From Japan to New Zealand  

From the legendary Canadian Rockies to the prime powder of Japan, we take the guesswork out of choosing your next winter escape.   Whether your ideal ski escape revolves around the diversity of post-slope activities (après ski) or solely on abundant snowfall, there’s a resort to match.   This curated guide on the crème de […]

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A scenic cliff face in Oia, Santorini, Greece – one of the most popular destinations in Europe to visit during the summer - Luxury Escapes

The Best Time to Go to Europe 

Euro-summer, a snow-filled winter, or sensational spring: make the seasons work for you and your next European adventure.   There’s never been a wrong time to explore Europe. However, if you’re going to make the journey, why not take advantage of the best times to visit the continent’s 40-plus diverse countries?   From taking to the Swiss […]

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Yona Beach Club, one of the best beach clubs in Thailand - Luxury Escapes

The Best Beach Clubs in Thailand for 2024

Though Bali is usually top of mind when it comes to beach clubs, Thailand is hot on its heels with a wealth of sleek oceanfront bars. Picturesque beaches are a staple of every Thailand escape – waves crashing on golden sands, cabanas surrounded by palm trees and delicious aromas wafting from the surrounding restaurants. However, […]

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Hideaway Beach Resort & Spa, Maldives, one of the Maldives best honeymoon resorts - Luxury Escapes

Isle Do: The Maldives’ Best Honeymoon Resorts

These are the best resorts in the Maldives for a honeymoon – whatever your couple style. Barefoot walks on paradise sands, intimate candlelit dinners, private villas suspended over opalescent waters and extraordinary experiences: the word ‘honeymoon’ and the Maldives go hand-in-hand. With its high concentration of luxury resorts, it’s hard to go wrong in this […]

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An image of Hagia Sophia, Istanbul, to illustrate an article on Turkish Airlines new Melbourne to Istanbul route - Luxury Escapes

Turkish Airlines Launches Inaugural Istanbul to Melbourne Flight on 2 March 2024

Istanbul’s rich history, culture and architectural marvels are now easier to reach than ever, with Turkish Airlines announcing direct services from Melbourne.   Melbourne has become the first Australian city to secure direct flights to Istanbul, with Turkish Airlines confirming the long-awaited service will commence on 2 March 2024. The move will see the widely connected […]

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Cruise passengers enjoying caviar in the surf, one of the surprising experiences on Seabourn cruises - Luxury Escapes

Caviar in the Surf & 4 Other Surprising Seabourn Cruise Experiences

Caviar served from a surfboard in the Caribbean, shopping with the chef at Turkish bazaars and submarine expeditions in the Arctic: Seabourn excursions dive deeper. If scratching beneath the surface of a destination is your holiday modus operandi, Seabourn is a cruise line to have on your radar. With purpose-built expedition ships, Zodiacs and submarines […]

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Il Patriarca in Tuscany, one of the best vineyard escapes in Italy - Luxury Escapes

Italy’s Wine Regions & Vineyard Stays

From the unique terroir of Piedmont to old-world seclusion in Umbria, fall head over heels with a wine-filled escape among Italy’s fruitful vines.  With more than 4,000 years of history and 350 official varieties across 20 varied regions, the scope of Italian winemaking is immense. So before you head straight for Tuscany, it’s worth noting […]

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A picture of Lake Daylesford to illustrate ChillOut Festival in Daylesford, one of the best things to do in Australia in autumn - Luxury Escapes

Things to Do in Autumn in Australia: Your 2024 Guide

From watching dogs surfing to tasting South Australia’s finest wines, these autumnal events offer something for every kind of traveller. Summer is often touted as the best time for live music, outdoor activities and highly anticipated events. But wherever you find yourself at the changing of seasons, autumn in Australia is brimming with far-flung festivities […]

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Cherry blossom trees during sakura season on the grounds of Hirosaki Castle, one of Japan's top cherry blossom destinations - Luxury Escapes

Sakura Ahead of Schedule: Japan's Cherry Blossom Season Forecast Revealed for 2024

Blossom forecasting has begun in Japan, with the country's famous spring attraction set to make an appearance in the coming weeks. Japan's highly anticipated cherry blossoms are expected to bloom earlier than usual this year, as revealed in the 2024 annual sakura forecast. Set to begin as early as mid-March in Fukuoka, Kochi, Tokyo, Hiroshima […]

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Artist's impression of Gundari Resort in Greece - Luxury Escapes

Mamma Mia! Greece's Hottest New Hotel Set for its Debut Summer Season

Greece welcomes a new era of sustainable luxury with the much-awaited launch of Gundari Resort, opening in May 2024 on Folegandros island. Folegandros, an untapped island between Paros and Santorini, will welcome the brand new Gundari Resort to its southern coast in May 2024. Spanning 80 acres on the rugged cliffside, the resort is set […]

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Aerial view of Anantara Golden Triangle Elephant Camp & Resort surrounded by lush forest which is one of the most outstanding stays in Thailand's golden triangle - Luxury Escapes

Golden Treasures: Roadtripping Northern Thailand's Golden Triangle

On a northern Thailand road trip, Paul Chai spends a memorable night in a “jungle bubble” in the Golden Triangle surrounded by elephants, gets blessed by a monk in Chiang Mai and visits a quirky modern temple with more bling than Vegas-era Elvis. Resting on a fallen log in the Thai jungle, the air hefty […]

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Palm trees over a pristine beachfront at Tokoriki Island Resort which is one of the best resorts in Fiji, the coral capital of the world - Luxury Escapes

3 Top Stays in Fiji: Coral Capital of the World

So named by underwater explorer Jacques Cousteau, Fiji is as versatile as it is beautiful. It can mean a romantic trip away, a fun-filled family holiday or an ultra-luxurious, out-of-this-world escape. We highlight three luxury stays for a variety of different travellers. Travellers flock to Fiji for many reasons: to meet the locals through village […]

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Kuranda railway in the world's oldest rainforest - Luxury Escapes

8 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Cairns  

Move aside sun, sand and surf: Cairns’ rich outback, ancient geological heritage and UNESCO Heritage-listed vistas are just the tip of the itinerary.   Few places in the world can take you from the world's oldest continually surviving rainforest to savannah plains in one day trip – Cairns is the place that truly delivers it […]

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A persons arm places a plate of prawns and lettuce on a set table as part of A Table Somewhere festival, one of Australia's best food and drink festivals - Luxury Escapes

Grab Your Fork: 11 Aussie Food & Drink Festivals to Dine For

Noodles made with fresh abalone, pizzas piled high with truffles and tropical delights from the far north, Australian food festivals highlight the best and brightest of our regional cuisines. Cooking shows the world over love to tell us how food brings people together, but that is particularly true of a good food festival. Lovers of […]

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The Golden Lion Pub aboard the new Cunard cruise ship, the Queen Anne.

Meet Queen Anne: Cunard Cruises Unveils Grand New Ship

Combining heirloom sophistication with a modern aesthetic, Cunard’s Queen Anne is set to rule the sea – bringing together a lavish ballroom with a rooftop DJ booth. The world’s oldest cruise line just got a little younger. Cunard has unveiled the newest addition to its fleet, Queen Anne, due to set sail for the first […]

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Sunset at The Pass in Byron Bay with a surfer waiting to catch a wave

The Pass in Australia's Byron Bay is Named Best Beach in the World

Frothy surf, soft sands, bohemian-hip culture and rich Aboriginal history have combined to crown Byron Bay's The Pass as the best beach in the world, according to Lonely Planet. Australia's Byron Bay has taken the pole spot in Lonely Planet's latest book, Best Beaches: 100 of the World’s Most Incredible Beaches. Renowned for its pristine […]

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The famous crossing in front of Shibuya Station in Tokyo, awarded first place in Tripadvisor's Trending Destination category for 2024.

Tripadvisor Names Trending Travel Destinations for 2024

Tripadvisor's Best of the Best Trending Destinations are in for 2024: Japan, South Korea, Vietnam and the Philippines are the places to be. The illustrious Tripadvisor Travellers’ Choice Awards Best of the Best list for 2024 has been released, with Dubai named the Top Destination in the World for the third year in a row, […]

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