What would you do with only 48 hours to see the best of this Turkish city? Want to know where  to eat, stay and play on the Bosphorous.  Read TheLuxeTraveller’s guide to Istanbul here in The Sunday Telegraph’s Escape travel section:  http://www.heraldsun.com.au/travel/world/eat-drink-play-and-stay-in-the-turkish-capital/story-fnjjvcm1-1227374579423 Here is the story reproduced below as it appeared nationally in News Ltd […]

There’s a reason this country is dubbed Restaurant Australia. And that’s because quite simply, Australia has the best food in the world.  France and Spain: relax, it’s a bold call but a fair one. The LuxeTraveller has eaten her way around the word but never had food as good as in the New World. Four […]

Not many travellers to Morocco make it past Marrakech Fez and Casablanca, but on the western coast of Morocco, between Essaouria and Casablanca, lies a small quiet fishing village and seaside resort town. Just a 2.5-hour drive from Marrakech and 2 hours from Casablanca, Oualidia is the ideal place to unwind from the whirling pace of Marrakech and […]

Layana Resort and Spa, a destination spa on Koh Lanta Yai Island south of Krabi and Phuket, has been chosen the Best Luxury Destination Spa in Thailand in the 2015 World Luxury Spa Awards.  The Best Luxury Destination Spa in Australia was Gwinganna while the Woodland Spa in the UK took out the overall award as the […]

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