Chris Ashton

Chris Ashton

Byron Bay, NSW

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The best wireless noise-cancelling headphones

Tune out the world and create your own private audio oasis with these discrete earbuds and bold o...

Airbus’ new Airspace concept is a thing of high-tech beauty

From touchscreen windows to 3D printed interiors, this is a glimpse of how travel could look in t...

Ultimate luxury: Australia’s best resorts and hotels

These glamorous escapes are sure to reach the top of your Down Under wish list.

Singapore’s Jenga-like Pan Pacific Orchard hotel is now open

The Garden City’s second Pan Pacific Hotel is enveloped by lush foliage, bringing the outside wor...

Singapore Airlines unlocks free WiFi from nose to tail

KrisFlyer members can soon scroll to their heart’s content as unlimited Internet takes off on alm...

Adina Apartment Hotel Brisbane, history with a modern edge

From offices to a radio station and bank, this heritage-listed address has housed it all, but its...

12 Australian dining experiences worth travelling for

More than simply a great meal, these gourmet delights are destinations in their own right.

Travel tales: Justin James of Adelaide’s Restaurant Botanic

From Copenhagen to New York, the chef behind Australia’s best restaurant takes us on a journey wo...

Qatar Airways debuts exclusive Louis Vuitton Lounge in Doha

The freshly-opened Garden lounge now has a fashionable VIP hangout, though you’ll need to pay to ...

Qantas makes long-awaited return to San Francisco

After multiple delayed restarts, the red-tailed roo is once again a regular presence in Fog City.

Lufthansa Technik unveils lavish Boeing 777-9 VIP cabin

This light-filled luxury jet concept sports enough room for you and your whole entourage.

Qantas doubles Tokyo flights in time for Japan ski season

Aussies seeking a Japanese escape are in luck with Qantas doubling down on its flights to Tokyo.

Why Tokyo’s tropical islands are its best-kept secret

From hot springs and hiking to active volcanoes and snorkelling, Tokyo’s islands are its most pre...

Singapore Airlines A380 soars in Sydney, Melbourne

The superjumbos add more first class options for high flyers bound for Singapore and beyond.

More airlines saying ‘leave your passport in your pocket’

Digital-first technology is becoming the new ‘express ticket’ for boarding or entering the freque...

Soak up some rays at the best luxury hotels in Brisbane

The Sunshine State burns brightest in its glamorous capital, and it has a chic hotel scene to mat...

At 17+ hours, Qatar Airways’ longest flight is back

On the long trek between Auckland and Doha, the airline’s cosy business class Qsuite is definitel...

Travel tales: Matt Moran on his most memorable meal ever

The award-winning chef on Singapore, Vegas and why the NSW Central tablelands is punching above i...

Two days in paradise: why Fiji is the ultimate stopover

With stunning islands, luxurious resorts and plenty of beaches for well-deserved RnR, it’s almost...

Luxury sleeper trains bringing back the romance of rail

Sip martinis as the world’s great cities and landscapes pass by right outside your window.