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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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New Zealand’s Best Views: 7 Unmissable Lookouts

Few places on Earth are as naturally breathtaking as New Zealand. Equal parts humbling and empowering, its majestic beauty is a reminder of how lucky we are to call this planet home.  The South Island offers an abundance of mountains, lakes, fiords and rugged coastline, while the North Island is brimming with beaches, caves and national parks. Views like these are best enjoyed […]

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Food Festivals Australia: Our Pick of the Best

Celebrate the joys of gastronomy and travel by planning your next trip around the food festivals of Australia. A universal love language that sparks passion and creativity, food has a magical ability to bring people together. Every year, Australia’s culinary aficionados fill their calendars with incredible gourmet festivals, celebrating the country’s diverse range of fresh […]

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best holiday destinations

Best Holiday Destinations for Winter: Where are Aussies Escaping to?

Instead of chasing the sun and heading north, many Luxury Escapes travellers are opting to keep things local this winter, choosing the best holiday destinations close to home. Following more than a year of uncertainty, lockdowns and border closures, Australians are understandably more excited than ever to plan a winter escape – but where exactly […]

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best ski resorts in australia

Battle of the Best Ski Resorts in Australia: Which Mountain is Right for You?

Every winter, hordes of visitors head to the slopes dotted along Australia’s East Coast to get their thrill fix. From the picturesque and beginner-friendly terrain at Victoria’s Falls Creek to the big drops of Thredbo in New South Wales, there’s something for every age, ability and adrenaline level. These are the best ski resorts in […]

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Best Bars in Adelaide: 9 Hidden Speakeasies You Need to Know About

In the grid-like CBD, there’s an unspoken rule: the best bars in Adelaide are the hardest to find. Away from the bustling crowds sit intimate drinking dens, nestled in basements or hiding in plain sight on rooftops – these are the best bars in Adelaide, just waiting to be discovered by those in the know. […]

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Your Shout Next: Australia’s Best Breweries by State

Beer is everywhere in Australia – but there’s nothing quite like drinking it fresh from the tank and enjoying a frothy right where it was made at the best breweries. With over 500 breweries scattered across the country, there is, quite literally, something new to taste around every corner. So for those who appreciate an ale, love a lager, prefer a pilsner or savour a sour: here is our pick of Australia’s best breweries by state.  Ready to book your escape? View our hotel packages […]

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Things to Do in Victoria in Winter: 7 Must-Do Experiences

Bring on the chill with Victoria's top winter wonderland experiences. Victoria’s winters seem to start sooner, last longer and cut deeper than those of our sunnier states. But don’t despair – longer nights and colder days have their advantages. From lively night markets to steaming mugs of gooey hot chocolate and fireside wine tastings, Victoria is well practised in spicing up the colder months. So, shake […]

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wineries in south australia

7 Experiences at Wineries in South Australia for Those Who Want More Than Just Good Vino

At these wineries in South Australia, fine wine doesn’t just improve with age – it's enhanced by unique experiences, too.   From the Barossa to Adelaide Hills, Clare Valley and McLaren Vale, the cup runneth when it comes to incredible wineries in South Australia. Why stop at leisurely vineyard strolls, when you can zip through the vines on a Segway […]

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9 of the Best Places to Watch the Sunset on the Gold Coast

Watching the sun dip below the horizon is a truly magical experience – and when it comes to the Gold Coast, there’s no shortage of exceptional vantage points from which to watch the sky transform. Allow us to share the nine best nooks, rooftop bars, restaurants and lookouts to watch the Gold Coast sunset and […]

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which island in new zealand is better

Which Island in New Zealand is Better? North vs South Showdown

New Zealand is known the world over for its beautiful landscapes, but the appeal goes way beyond that. A country of adventure, culture and cosmopolitan charm, it all comes down to what you're searching for.  So, if you're wondering which island in New Zealand is better, let us help you choose. Landscape  Bestowed with unique and diverse landscapes, the North […]

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Things to Do in Melbourne for Luxury Lovers: 5 Unmissable Experiences - Luxury Escapes

Things to Do in Melbourne for Luxury Lovers: 5 Unmissable Experiences

As Australia’s cultural and culinary capital, the city offers a wealth of experiences for the luxury traveller. An ever-evolving landscape of fine dining, exclusive exhibitions and incredible experiences ensure no visit is ever the same – and keeps even the most discerning of art, culture and gastronomy aficionados on their toes. Here’s our pick of the top things to do in Melbourne for fans of the finer things.  Embark on an epicurean discovery  Melbourne’s dining scene is world class: a bounty of […]

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best wineries melbourne

Best Wineries in Melbourne: Raise a Glass to these Urban Wineries, Breweries & Distilleries

Think you have to drive hours out of the city to visit the best wineries in Melbourne? Think again!  Melbournites (and those without cars) rejoice, there are countless small-scale establishments right here in the CBD and inner-city suburbs. These hidden gems celebrate all things Melbourne, while of course crafting the highest quality drops. So save on fuel, keep it local and raise a glass to your next favourite watering hole.  On the hunt for rare urban wineries   Urban wineries are few and far […]

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gold coast hotels

Discover Gold Coast Hotels: One Night at The Star Grand

When it comes to tropical glamour, Gold Coast hotels do it best. Stay and play in style at The Star Grand Gold Coast, where pre-dinner cocktails lead to first-class fine dining and after-dinner drinks overlooking the city’s glittering lights.    Seekers of sunshine, sophistication and gourmet dining flock to Gold Coast hotels for good reason. This high-end beachfront playground has long proven it’s more […]

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things to do in new zealand

Things to Do in New Zealand: 10 Unmissable Experiences

An Antipodean travel bubble may be in the works, but we don’t need to be asked twice to visit New Zealand. Who needs the rest of the world when we have nature’s ultimate playground on our doorstep? From glowworm caves to thermal pools, bungy jumps to hobbit houses, New Zealand offers countless unique experiences just […]

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Things to Do in Tasmania: Five Ways to Reconnect with Nature

Welcoming, windswept and wildly beautiful, Tasmania invites you to reconnect with nature amid its backdrop of rugged mountains, pristine coast and verdant national parks.  From the crisp air to the spectacular scenery and the sense of abundant space, there’s no mistaking the feeling once you’ve touched down in Tasmania.   The distance that separates Tasmania from the rest of Australia is exactly what brings you […]

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things to do in sydney

Things to Do in Sydney: 7 Unmissable Moments You Need to Experience

Vibrant, iconic and utterly unique, this city is bursting with memorable experiences – here are seven things to do in Sydney that you simply cannot miss.  A lively city that embraces change, Sydney offers a new experience each time you visit. Its cosmopolitan energy and iconic landmarks never lose their charm, and hidden surprises can be found at every turn.  From soaring […]

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Los Cabos Flavours: An Interview with World-Famous Chef César Pita

As a world-famous Mexican chef, César Pita is passionate about cooking that comes from the heart, dishes that honour the soul of Baja and sharing his love of Los Cabos.   In partnership with Los Cabos Tourism, we talk to the top chef and owner of the newly opened Lumbre restaurant about his insight on Los Cabos’ unique charms, his must-sees during your next trip and the true elements of Mexican cuisine.   How […]

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things to do in queensland

Things to Do in Queensland: How to Get Your Nature Fix

With its palm-fringed, white-sand beaches, verdant rainforests and UNESCO World Heritage-listed Great Barrier Reef, Queensland is one of nature’s most exquisite adventure playgrounds. Whether you’re looking for a gentle stroll amid inspiring scenery, or something to really get your pulse racing, here’s our pick of the best things to do in Queensland to immerse yourself […]

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10 Things You Didn’t Know You Could Do in Brisbane

Bustling with riverfront bars, overflowing with cosmopolitan charm and easily accessible by foot, public scooter and CityCat ferry, sunny Brisbane welcomes you with a host of unique experiences.   While activities like strolling along South Bank, admiring Story Bridge and visiting the Botanic Gardens are popular for good reason, it pays to wander off the beaten track and seek out the city’s hidden delights.  From quirky cocktail bars to secret […]

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Top-tier drinks at Little Lon Distilling Co. are just one of the many things to tick off with 48 hours in Melbourne - Luxury Escapes

What to Do in Melbourne: 48 Delicious Hours in the CBD

Melbourne CBD has all your culinary cravings covered: whether it’s a hatted meal in elegant surroundings or juicy dumplings in an unassuming hole in the wall – you’ll find something to suit your tastes in one of the 230 laneways that form the city’s vibrant grid. You could spend days tasting your way through each and every corner of […]

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