5 images of the incredible Red Beach in China

Every year from mid-September to mid-October, this beach in Panjin, China turns red. It isn’t caused by sand or minerals but a type of sea weed Sueda. It starts growing during April and May, then …

5 images of the incredible Red Beach in China

Every year from mid-September to mid-October, this beach in Panjin, China turns red. It isn’t caused by sand or minerals but a type of sea weed Sueda. It starts growing during April and May, then …

Stargazing in Uluru

Nothing in Australia is as readily identifiable as Uluru. No matter how many times you've seen it in postcards, nothing prepares you for the hulk on the horizon.

Would You Pay $150K to fly on the Four Seasons Jet?

This year, Four Seasons tried to elbow its way onto our fantasy flight lists with its new Four Season private jet - a converted, tricked-out Boeing 757 that whisks guests on month-long …

10 outstanding views that will take your breath away

You don't have be a hardcore hiker to appreciate how amazingly beautiful the world is when viewed from the trail. Some of these incredible views require only a little walking and the rewards truly …

Expedition cruising in the Maldives

Regular readers of The Expeditionist will be used to learning about all manner of ships from the trusted and sturdy former Soviet oceanographic vessels through to the new wave of luxurious …

Salt Palace: Hotel made entirely from salt

On the edge of Salar de Uyuni, southwest Bolivia’s stunning salt desert, sits Hotel Palacio Del Sal - the Salt Palace. This interesting hotel certainly lives up to its name...

4 epic animal escapes in the wild

This plucky porcupine managed to get the better of a hungry leopard on the prowl in Kruger National Park, South Africa.

10 ultra-luxurious glamping spots around the world

Luxury camping, or “glamping,” means you no longer have to rough it to enjoy the wilderness and beauty of nature but these 10 spots take it above and beyond, offering every service imaginable.

8 jet lag hacks that work

We all know that jet lag can be a killer and you want to make the most of your holiday and hit the ground running, here are some tips from experts and frequent travellers that really do work.

Climb if you dare: World's scariest stairways

Sometimes the only way to get where we are going, or to enjoy the most spectacular view, we have to climb a staircase or two. Some of the trails are steep, precarious and downright scary but the …

6 extreme glaciers where you can ski all year

Just because the Aussie ski season is coming to an end and northern hemisphere resorts aren’t quite open yet, that doesn't mean you have to completely give up your love of skiing or snowboarding. …