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Tips & News

Here’s How You Can Hang Out With a Bunch of Platypuses in Australia

Yes, dreams really do come true.

Best Airline Lounge American Express

Tips & News

The Best Airport Lounges in the World — and How to Get In

From Paris to Sydney, these amazing airport lounges offer gourmet restaurants, relaxing spas, and more.

Udaipur

Inspiration

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top Cities in Asia-Pacific

For every frenetic and high-speed thoroughfare, there’s a narrow, hidden bylane.

Hotels & Resorts

World’s Best Awards 2021: Top Hotels and Resorts in Australia, New Zealand and South Pacific

If you’re heading down under or out into the middle of the Pacific, these are the bucket lists for you.

Culture

Hooray for Aussiewood! Here’s Why Hollywood Has Moved to Australia

Heartthrob Chris Hemsworth isn’t the only one living his best life Down Under.

Food & Drink

These Are the 10 Hottest Tables in Sydney

Despite the lockdown last year, Sydney’s dining scene has flourished during COVID.

Hotels & Resorts

6 Staycations in Australia You Want to Book Now

Across Australia, urban hotels are debuting or reinventing themselves for the closed-border era. Whether you’re looking for an incredible staycation or planning your next city getaway, these luxe properties make the perfect home base.

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Tips & News

T+L It List 2021: These are the best new hotels in the world this year

Presenting the Travel + Leisure It List 2021

Tips & News

Air New Zealand to Test Out Digital Health Passport on Its Auckland-Sydney Route

THIS SPRING, AIR NEW ZEALAND WILL BEGIN a trial period with a digital health passport as flying with test results or proof of vaccination in a digital format becomes more prevalent in air travel. The airline will trial the digital travel pass app developed by the International Air Transport Association (IATA), on flights between Auckland and Sydney […]

Hotels & Resorts

This is the Sydney Hotel Everyone is Talking About

Game-changing debut alert! With its resort-style infinity pool, abundance of world-class restaurants and insane views, Crown Sydney is injecting a new brand of glam into the harbor city.

Inspiration

Top 5 Cities in Australia, New Zealand, and the South Pacific

Sydney returns as the category favorite on the strength of its iconic harbor and postcard-worthy beaches.

Hotels & Resorts

You’ll Want To Book These Places For Your Next Business Trip

All work and no play is no way to do business travel. Mix up your next corporate trip with rooftop cocktails, sightseeing or soaking up the sun.

Inspiration

What Lockdown Looks Like for 10 People Around the Globe

Apart, but somehow not alone. Here’s what lockdown looks like for 10 people across the globe.

Inspiration

8 Off-The-Wall Family Trip Experiences

Mix things up on your next family trip with activities that get the imagination—and the adrenaline— flowing.

Hotels & Resorts

The Fullerton Sydney

Housed in the former General Post Office (“GPO,” first opened in 1874, at No. 1 Martin Place), Fullerton merges grandiose heritage architecture with contemporary culinary, art and cultural experiences, giving guests the opportunity to explore Sydney past and present.

Hotels & Resorts

A Hotel Scene: Where Old Meets New in Sydney

In recent years, developers have been converting a string of historic structures into imaginative lodgings.

Tips & News

Three Ways To Experience Sydney By Boat

There are more than 70 beaches bordering both the Pacific and Sydney Harbour, from the world-famous Bondi to the lesser-known Lady Martins. But you’d be remiss if you didn’t actually get out on the water— and take full advantage of the city’s idyllic setting.

Food & Drink

How to Pub-Crawl Like a Local in Sydney

Millers Point, a dockworker enclave that dates from the early 1900s, is a character-filled neighborhood best explored by touring its bars.

Food & Drink

Melting Pot Sydney Cooks Authentic and Nouveau Asian with Aplomb

In Australia, immigration, largely from Asia, is a hot-button issue. What isn’t in contention: the Asian culinary culture here flourishes.

Inspiration

Art at the Edge of the World

Sydney is in the midst of a cultural renaissance, with a booming contemporary art and festival scene that could rival any on the global stage. Tony Perrottet explores the creative side of Australia’s iconic city by the sea. Plus, where to stay, eat and drink right now.

Hotels & Resorts

3 Cozy Australian Hotels with Big Perks

Across Australia, compact quarters among the great outdoors are sometimes the coziest way to spend a weekend. Eloise Basuki uncovers a few tiny hotels offering big experiences.