Archive for posts tagged with 'Getaways'

Spa coaster


Japan wants to open the world’s strangest theme park

The Japanese city of Beppu is attempting to open a spa-musement park, including an onsen roller coaster. If you've…



Australia is getting a massive Wallace & Gromit exhibition

You’ll have a chance to journey into the world of acclaimed British animation studio Aardman when this massive…

La Cité du Vin


The hottest places to travel in 2017

The travel gurus at Lonely Planet have revealed their hot tips for 2017. Canada, Choquequirao and Bordeaux are among…

Tokyo Bay


The best city in the world is…

More than 100,000 votes have been cast, and the winner has been revealed. Condé Nast Traveler received 100,000 votes fro…



You can stay at Dracula’s castle this Halloween

Nestled in the Carpathian mountains in the heart of Transylvania, Bran Castle is a little spooky, but you have to…

My New Caledonia


Discover the South Pacific’s best kept secret

Bonjour! It’s time for you to explore some of the world’s most stunning beaches, flavours and wildlife,…

Brisbane Airport


Brisbane Airport named the best in Australasia

Brisbane Airport (BNE) has been named ‘Australasia’s Leading Airport’ at the 23rd World Travel…

Maheno Shipwreck


Australia’s cheapest beach holidays revealed

A new report from the Roy Morgan Institute of Research has revealed Australia’s most budget-friendly beachside…

KitKat Chocolatory


Australia is getting its first permanent KitKat Chocolatory

KitKat is launching its first ever permanent store in Australia, and we’re already booking our flights. After…

Arafel Park


Australia’s best holiday homes revealed

These 10 holiday homes have beaten a field of 40,000 contenders to be named Australia’s best. From romantic escape…

The Fashion Press


This Kit Kat Museum is the perfect excuse to visit Japan

Love Kit Kats? Looking for a ridiculous reason to go on holiday? Tokyo’s new Kit Kat Museum has got you covered.…

Crowded House


Crowded House announce ‘encore’ concerts at the Opera House

Don’t dream, it’s not over. 20 years after they supposedly said “Farewell to the World” on the…

Three great staycation spots near Brisbane


Three great staycation spots near Brisbane

There’s nothing better than getting away for a few days just to escape the buzz of everyday life and find time…

Flight attendant


Flight attendant channels Looney Tunes for safety announcements

We should all listen to airline safety instructions — but, if we’re being honest, most of us tune out and ignore…



This Australian city is the second friendliest in the world

The world’s friendliest cities have been revealed — and an Australian city came in second. Sydney is the second…

Michelin street food


Where to find Michelin-starred meals for under $5

Cheap, yes. Nasty? No way. Two street food stalls have just made history by being awarded Michelin stars. As any…



UNESCO names 21 new World Heritage Sites

Here are 21 new entries for your bucket list. Following their annual meeting in Turkey, UNESCO have added 21…

Street art


From brick walls to colourful creations: London’s East End a canvas for street artists

At first it seemed like every other street near London’s Brick Lane. Murals were sprawled across the crumbling…