The annual National Geographic Photo Contest is underway, with entries open until the end of June. Here's our shortlist of entrants so far.
TripAdvisor has announced it's Traveller's Choice Destination Awards for 2013. See the top 15 destinations as picked by you...
Many of us slept in treehouses when we were kids, but the grown-up versions feature more than just a weathered mattress, candle and secret treasure map...
Travel visa assistance website GlobalVisas.com has revealed the 10 toughest countries to get a visa for – and why. Would you make the effort to visit any of these place?
Taking up over 7000km of coastline, Brazil has warm, soft white sand, palm trees and gorgeous deep water. Join us on a journey through this vibrant country.
Reflections of generations past, take a visual journey through ten of the world's most dazzling UNESCO heritage listed sites.
From Bordeaux in France to our very own Margaret River, these are the must-see vineyards of the world.
Spain's MP-203 highway costing 70 million euro has remained unfinished for 6 years.
Grab your buddies, your beers, and your best plaid golfing attire for a mancation where 18 holes are never enough.
As if you needed another reason to pack your suitcase and head off on an adventure, these movies are bound to get you in the mood for travelling.
Beauty is in the eye of the beholder, but these rainbow-splattered cities are undeniably the most beautiful cities in the world.
Looking down on city life always puts things in perspective. As night falls, Australia’s urban areas offer sky-high viewing points where tourists and locals alike can look down on the bright lights below.
Dining at fancy restaurants is always fun when you’re on holiday, but the best way to find local cuisine when you’re travelling is to eat the street food.
With years of travel experience under our belts, take our advice and get ready for your next trip by learning our essential travel tips.
Travel blogger and former acrobat Jaime Davila has put the rest of us to shame with his unique holiday snaps.
This incredible photo gallery shares the life of an orthodox Jewish surfer through the lens of surf writer and photographer Gai Shtienberg.
Dubai's Burj Khalifa may be the world's tallest building, but it does not lay claim to the highest observation deck...
Is your sex life in a rut? Break free from routine and take your partner overseas to one of these luxurious hotels guaranteed to kick-start your love life.
When the speed of life becomes too much, a holiday at the end of the world might be just what you need. These are our picks for the top hotels to get away from it all.
Niki Feijen is a phenomenal photographer born in the Netherlands, with an addiction to shooting Urbex scenes and staircases. Urbex, short for Urban Exploring is the examination of the normally unseen or off-limits parts of urban areas or industrial facilities. Niki visits and photographs abandoned buildings, tunnels, industry, castles, churches, hospitals, hotels…and staircases.
For a top tipple, some might say it’s hard to beat a bar with floor-to-ceiling windows looking out over some seriously spectacular scenery. But everyone’s idea of a great bar is different and there are so many amazing places for a drink that we felt the need to do a little research into the best. Here are our top 10 most luxurious bars around the world.
Things got a little hot in Edinburgh during the city's annual Beltane Fire Festival - a massive celebration of dance, fire, ritual and drumming held on the 30th April.
An adventure along one of the world’s most famed waterways will transport you not only to an era of slower travel, but also to the heart of another culture.
French graphic artist Romain Jacquet-Lagreze has created a stunning photographic journey between the buildings of Hong Kong. His new book - Vertical Horizon - is like a contemplative dive into the raw nature of Hong Kong and an expression of its vertical elan. Take a look at some of the mesmerizing images.
'Happy End' is a photo-project by German photographer Dietmar Eckell about miracles in aviation history - 15 airplane crashes where all on board survived and were rescued from remote locations. The planes have remained abandoned for anything from 10 to 70 years.
Going underground hasn’t been this exciting since Batman first introduced Robin to the Batcave. If you’re looking to get darker and deeper on your next adventure, keep the world’s most amazing caves in mind.
There's something fascinating about visiting temples and monasteries when you travel...
Skipping a row of planks across a shallow stream is one thing, but having to hang on to a rusty wire for dear life as you cross a raging river is enough to make even the strongest person weak at the knees. Take a look at some of the scariest footbridges in the world.
Enjoy an endless summer inspired by some of the most beautiful beaches on our planet...
The armed forces of Australia and New Zealand have a proud history of service. From their brave campaigns during World War I right up to today’s conflicts in the Middle East, ANZAC forces are recognised for their sacrifice. These sites commemorate the ANZAC soldiers who proudly served their countries.
Celebrating the 2,766th birthday of Rome, the Natale di Roma festival was held in Rome over the weekend. Featuring hundreds of actors dressed in traditional costumes, the event included a parade past the Colosseum and re-enactments of historic battles.
Travel is a wondrous thing, but it can also be a little stressful at times too. With that in mind, we've compiled some handy travel gadgets to help make your holiday more relaxed.
Designed to blow your mind, these hotels and resorts take nature to the next level – literally. Perched high up on cliff tops boasting unbeatable views, plan your next luxury holiday to one of these incredible getaways.
With humanity continually looking to the future, some relics of the past get lost along the way. Despite often being illegal to enter, some people defy the laws to capture the beauty in the forgotten.
Locals and tourists in Thailand have welcomed the start of summer at the annual Songkran festival, celebrated as the traditional New Year’s Day from April 13- 15.
Here’s a pick of some of our favourite Intrepid tours for families.
With the recent unveiling of the new Qantas uniform, we thought we'd dive back into the Qantas archives and take a look at some of their previous fashion-forward uniforms.
Coachella, a favourite of music fans and celebrities alike, is an annual three-day music and arts festival held in the Californian desert. This year's lineup included Red Hot Chili Peppers, Grimes, Major Lazer, The Lumineers and more. Check out the festival highlights here.
Take a look at how life’s vital resource water manifests itself around the world. Covering 71% of the Earth’s surface, we bet you’ve never seen water quite like this.
If you're looking for a change in life, why not volunteer abroad? Volunteering is a great way to get out of your usual routine and experience a culture that's different from your own.
The Skytrax 2013 World Airports has named the top 10 airports in the world. How many have you been to?
The world Economic Forum has ranked 140 countries on how welcoming they are to tourists. Check out the 10 countries considered the most foreigner-friendly.
Discover why Taiwan is one of the most fascinating and beautiful places in the world!
Kermit on Tour is a hilarious photoblog of Kermit's trips around the world. So far, the world's most famous frog has travelled to 62 locations in 33 countries!
From Mad Max to The Great Gatsby, Australia has been a filming location for countless movies over the years. Here's where to find some of the most well known filming locations across the country.
Take advantage of the diverse geography of Australia and head out of the cities for some of the best getaways this country has to offer. These spots are guaranteed to excite and invigorate, and boast some of the most spectacular landscapes you’ll ever see.
The Four Seasons Bali at Sayan has taken on a transformation to make them more romantic, more in touch with nature and more authentically Balinese.
Take a look at today's "Photo of the Day" - April
The world is filled with incredible places that, let's face it, most of us will never see. We dare you, however, to get out there and see the best of the world.
Australian Traveller Magazine's have revealed their top 100 travel secrets of Australia, here are the top 10.