Luxury Leisure

Travel tales: Michael Klim on Bali, Noosa and Zermatt

The Australian swimming legend dives into his long-time holiday favourites and new discoveries.

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.

Stop, stay, explore: inside Perth’s growth as a stopover hub

With non-stop flights to Europe, Africa and more, the city’s living up to its role as Australia’s...

Australian dining experiences worth travelling for

Mussels shucked fresh from the sea or foraging for ingredients via helicopter, anyone?

This 6-star Scenic cruise is the ultimate Antarctic journey

Antarctica is closer than ever before with these exclusive voyages from Australia and New Zealand.

Australia’s top luxury wellness retreats

From ice baths to yoga, hiking and breathwork, these stress-free getaways are just what the docto...

How to explore the remote Galapagos Islands in style

This UNESCO listed paradise is brimming with unique sights, and how you choose to explore is an i...

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.

Four Seasons luxury superyachts: high style on the high seas

The luxury icon will soon transport its distinctive service and style to the Caribbean and Medite...

Sézanne Tokyo named Asia’s top restaurant; see the full list

It was a good year to eat in Bangkok and Tokyo, according to the Asia’s 50 Best awards.

Sail into luxury in these ultra-glamorous cruise suites

Private butlers and in-room theatres are a mere taste of the opulence awaiting on the high seas.

Romance on rails: the new La Dolce Vita Orient Express

Launching in 2025, this new Orient Express is bringing a taste of 'the sweet life' to the rail li...

Five star style: the best luxury hotels in Hobart

The Apple Isle capital is home to a concise, elevated mix of luxury hotels.

Why Lombok is now the perfect side trip from Bali

A suite of new luxury hotels are giving fresh reasons to visit Bali’s underrated neighbour.

The best new luxury hotels opening in 2024

From Taipei to London, Byron to Palm Springs, these are some of the much-anticipated new hotels o...

Raise a glass at Australia’s best winery stays

Great food and fabulous wine are just the appetisers at these full-bodied vineyard hotels, resort...

Abu Dhabi essentials: 11 ways to really discover the city

From heart-racing adventures to deep diving through Emirati culture, Abu Dhabi can tick every box...

Tastings by tram essential in this South African wine region

There’s no designated driver required in full-bodied Franschhoek, an easy side trip from Cape Town.