Last year UNESCO named its 1,000th World Heritage Site, so it is getting harder to narrow down the ones you really want to see. But if you're interested in fascinating and sometimes bizarre history, these nine World Heritage Sites are worth your attention. And maybe even a trip.
I've always dreamed of staying in an overwater bungalow. And last night, I got my chance — at Walt Disney World in Florida. Twenty Tahitian-style overwater bungalows have opened just minutes from the Magic Kingdom. They’re part of the massive renovation of the iconic Polynesian Villas & Bungalows and the newest addition to the Disney Vacation Club.But whether you're in Bora Bora or Florida, staying in an overwater bungalow like this doesn’t come cheap. These villas start at a mind-boggling US$2,137 a night, if you're not a member of Disney Vacation Club.My daughter Lucy and I were the first people to spend the night in one of the bungalows. Here's a sneak peek at what it was like to stay in the lap of luxury at Disney.
Here in Australia, we don’t really know what it’s like to live like royalty. Sure we have faux castles and stately homes, but nothing beats the real thing. If you want to live like a real life Cinderella, try staying the night in one of these lavish castle hotels around the world.
Plane forced to land after a passenger allegedly attacked a flight attendant over a missing sandwich.
Forget carting around giant travel wallets and over-sized guidebooks; modern travel has become a lot easier with nifty travel apps. We check out our favourite 10:
Italy is planning on turning one of its most famous landmarks into a luxury hotel.
When we last saw Game of Thrones two of its most interesting characters were travelling, and not for pleasure: The too-smart-for-his-own-good Tyrion had to go on the run after murdering his vengeful ex and complete jerk of a father, and teenage badass Arya hit the road because … well, because she really had nothing else to do.
The Sydney Cricket Ground, home of the Swans, has today been listed as the biggest property to ever feature on Airbnb, and four fans have an opportunity to book it for a never-before overnight stay experience.
Escape groundhog day with a fitness-focused trip that will have you returning home healthier and happier than ever. Here’s our pick of the 10 best fitness retreats:
Ask Aussies where Japan’s best snow spots are and you’ll probably hear the names ‘Niseko’ and ‘Hakuba’ as top picks, but dig beneath the surface and the nation has a mountain of resorts at your ready. Tomamu by Hoshino Resorts is a powder lovers’ retreat also geared at families, boasting some of Hokkaido’s most pristine snow.