From fireplaces to cosy up next to, and outdoor bathtubs in a quirky stone house on rocky headlands, to a small hut high up in the mountains, Stayz.com.au has scoured the nation to find their top holiday homes for warming winter weekenders.
TripAdvisor has announced the results of its annual air travel survey of more than 10,000 Australian travellers.
If you want to transport yourself to the space age, here’s your chance. You may soon be able to set up camp in futuristic-looking portable egg-shaped pods — because, yes, they actually exist.
Built in 1989 and designed by Antti Lovag for the french fashion designer Pierre Cardin, the Palais Bulles near Cannes in France is known as the House of Bubbles. The place is notorious for its legendary festival parties and other grand events.
In this modern day of persistent business travel, hotel spas are getting a workout. And so are our expectations. While the $5 Balinese beach rub might still attract those on a shoestring budget, the rest of us desire something a little, uh, classier. If this sounds like you, read on; we’ve collated the world’s hottest hotel spas and they’re sizzling:
Conan O’Brien will host a special overnight stay in the rafters of the “Conan” studio through Airbnb.
“No man can live his life and emerge unchanged. He will carry, however faint, the imprint of the desert, the brand which marks the nomad; and he will have within him the yearning to return, weak or insistent according to his nature. For this cruel land can cast a spell which no temperate clime can match.” –T.E. Lawrence
Ah, Thursday night — the only truly social night of the week. It’s the night when babysitters are booked, friends convene, and drinks are imbibed. There are no family obligations to fulfill, no amateurish weekend crowds to elbow through — and the possibilities are endless. The night starts after work and ends whenever you want. In any city. All over the world.
In the spirit of YOLO (You only live once), one grandmother is travelling around the world at the impressive age of 80.