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Review: the JR East bullet train to Japan’s gyoza capital

Whisper quiet and with a cabin experience akin to the pointy end of an aircraft, this rail journey is first class all the way.

Tony O'Kane |

Review: Vomo Island Fiji’s exclusive Reef House residence

Following the debut of its sixth residence, this long-adored resort has set a new gold standard for barefoot bliss.

Chris Ashton |

Review: cruising to New Zealand on the Celebrity Eclipse

From awe-inspiring Milford Sound to Napier, Dunedin and beyond, this Kiwi cruise is packed with lasting memories.

Norman Beck |

These walking tours will change how you see Australia

With fine wines and multi-course dinners, these off-road adventures are sure to leave a long-lasting impression.

Chris Ashton |

Take your holiday to new heights at NZ’s best hotels

Next time you head across the ditch, these are the five star hotels you need to be checking into.

Chris Ashton |

How to eat, stay and play in Byron Bay – in style

Set your watch to relaxation as you explore the luxurious side of Australia’s most easterly holiday town.

Chris Ashton |

Paradise awaits: the South Pacific’s best luxury resorts

Just across the pond and beyond, our island neighbours are home to some truly unforgettable escapes.

Chris Ashton |

Travel tales: Luke Mangan bites into Capri, St Tropez

The chef also talks essential bites in New York and the one restaurant he returns to again and again.

Chris Ashton |

Time travelling in Seoul: a guide to its past and present

From futuristic plazas to centuries-old palaces, there’s plenty to see and do in this Asian metropolis.

Chris Ashton |

These Japanese onsen are worth travelling for

Dreaming of a trip to Japan? You certainly will be after seeing these enchanting onsen hot springs.

Chris Ashton |

Island vibes await in the Maldives’ best resorts and hotels

It almost goes without saying, but the Maldives really is as beautiful in person as you imagine.

Lana Bogunovich |

Five ways to make the most of your next holiday

How to save time, money and even boost your Qantas Points balance at the same time.

Staff Writers |

Father’s Day gifts for the dad who loves travel

This curated collection is sure to please any high-flying dad, though you might find something for yourself too.

Chris Ashton |

Enjoy these nine uniquely Australian travel experiences

It’s time to see Australia through fresh eyes, and these unsung wonders are just the ticket.

Bloomberg Pursuits |

Cruise into culinary heaven with three famous chefs

Cunard sets sail once more on a voyage to delight anyone who enjoys good food and sensational wine.

Norman Beck |

Travel tales: Tom Williams reveals his number one travel tip

The affable TV presenter on Hawaii, Austria and the one meal he’ll never forget (even if he’d probably like to).

Chris Ashton |

Singapore’s list of Michelin Star restaurants swells to 55

Michelin has added five new One Star restaurants to its Singapore list, with one also securing a Green Star.

Chris Ashton |

Qatar’s finest: the best luxury hotels in Doha

Whether it’s minimalist chic or over-the-top hotel extravagance you seek, you’ll find it in Qatar.

Staff Writers |