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Tasmania Hotel Named World's Best

Tasmania Hotel Named World's Best

Saffire Freycinet in Tasmania has been named the Best Overall Boutique Hotel in the World at the prestigious World Boutique Hotel Awards held in London.

The World's Top 10 Beaches

By Rose Jacobs On 4 Nov

With the sun finally blessing the majority of Australia in time for summer, it’s only appropriate that we celebrate the solar rays with a guide to 10 of the best beach destinations in the world.

Tips to Stay Safe When Travelling Solo

When travelling on your own, and especially when visiting places that have poor safety records, it's utter madness to have the attitude of "I'll be right.". Follow these basic precautions to help prevent losing your luggage, or getting into unnecessarily dangerous situations.

7 Reasons to visit Christmas Island

By Fiona Harper On 27 Oct

Christmas Island gets a lot of bad press. For all the wrong reasons. Long before the remote island starting appearing on TV screens as a haven for desperate refugees, island residents were hoarding their own secrets. Travel writer Fiona Harper dropped in to see what all the fuss is about.

North QLD Destinations to Suit Every Traveller

Whether it's an adventure packed holiday, some R and R or a fascinating lesson in culture and history - North Queensland packs a lot into a small space. Here, we show you the top destinations and things to do in North Queensland.

The Best of Byron Bay

By Rose Jacobs On 8 Oct

It doesn't matter if you're a true-blue Aussie or if you're a visitor to the Aussie shores chances are, the coastal town of Byron Bay has popped up on your radar. There's a reason for that. Our Travel Expert Rose Jacobs takes you there to discover why.

5 Tips for First-Time Campers

Follow these top camping tips to make sure your outdoor adventure runs smoothly!

11 of the World's Most Amazing Hotel Pools

These pools are sure to get even the most dedicated non-swimmers in their bathers!

The Best Aussie Beach Holidays!

By Fiona Harper On 21 Sep

With winter a distant memory and summer a tantalising prospect it’s time to start thinking about summer holidays. Travel writer Fiona Harper digs her toes into the sand at some of her favourite Aussie beaches.

6 Stopover Hotels Worth the Long Haul

No one likes a long haul, and just like a cheap bottle of wine, they tend to take their toll more as the years progress. Why not succumb to a stopover and ease the jet lag effect with a night or two in one of these smashing hotels.

How To Use Airbnb (and Have an Amazing Holiday!)

Heard the buzz about Airbnb? Here’s our guide to the service that is now making dream accommodation a reality – and your own abode a money making machine!