Oceania

Home to some of the world’s best destinations for nature lovers, Oceania offers every kind of adventure. Ride righteous swells off Australia’s best surfing beaches or experience the thrills of a South Island road trip. The great outdoors never looked so great

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10 Iconic Australian Road Trips – Top Experiences & Hotels

Road tripping is one of the best ways to see Australia’s scenic landscapes, from its stunning coast to otherworldly landscapes in the western outback. Whether you hire a campervan or 4WD, there’s an adventure to be had in the land Down Under. On the most iconic Australian road trips, you can enjoy the freedom of the open road while soaking up some of the world’s most incredible scenery.
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Discover New Zealand by Car – South Island Road Trip

Striking mountain scenery, dramatic icy fjords, sacred Maori heartlands — you’ll find them all on New Zealand’s South Island. Also known by its native name, Te Waipounamu, this southern frontier is a jagged landscape of rocky extremities and plunging cerulean lakes. You could spend years exploring this thrilling natural playground. But if you’re short on a time, don’t worry. The very best of this beguiling region can be condensed into a well-planned South Island road trip.
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The Perfect Tasmania Road Trip – Itinerary, Tips and Top Hotels

Tasmania is Australia’s beautiful southern island state home to majestic waterfalls, gorgeous beaches and glacial lakes. In addition to its picture-perfect natural wonders, The Apple Isle offers a wide variety of wildlife, small-town charm and gourmet food and wine scene. Due to its compact size, a Tasmania road trip means you won’t have to travel hundreds of kilometres per day to access its beautiful coastal and mountainous regions.
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Where to Go Wine Tasting in Australia: A Full-Bodied Guide

With an unparalleled variety of climates and terroirs to chose from, wine tasting in Australia outshines most other New World destinations. Concentrated in the southwestern and southeastern corners of the country, local vineyards have been thriving Down Under since the early 19th-century. Fruity, full-bodied Shirazes are the national claim to fame. But Aussie grapes are a diverse bunch, ranging from killer Cabernets to refreshing Rieslings.
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13 Eco-Friendly Resorts in Australia for a Guilt-free getaway

Have you ever heard of a “green getaway”? At Australia’s top eco-friendly resorts, you can experience the country’s incredible natural beauty without worrying about your environmental footprint. From island retreats to luxury glamping, these sustainable sanctuaries are as luxurious and relaxing as they are eco-friendly, with access to memorable outdoor adventures, locally-sourced cuisine and accommodation with pristine nature views.
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CBD or Fitzroy — Where’s Best To Stay in Melbourne?

CBD or Fitzroy — Where’s Best To Stay in Melbourne?

Melbourne might be Australia’s second city, but it comes first at pretty much everything else. Regularly topping the rankings as the world’s most liveable destination, it’s low...

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Bottoms Up: Top 9 Intoxicating Melbourne Rooftop Bar Hotels and Sky Lounges

Bottoms Up: Top 9 Intoxicating Melbourne Rooftop Bar Hotels and Sky Lounges

Nothing beats drinking in the view from a Melbourne rooftop bar hotel. The pours in Australia’s second-largest city are arguably the best in the nation, and while its Insta-worthy...

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15 Popular Hotels in Melbourne for Every Style & Budget

15 Popular Hotels in Melbourne for Every Style & Budget

Melbourne is Australia’s trendiest city, offering up world-class restaurants, captivating museums and exhilarating sport. Known for its art-filled alleyways, you can explore its...

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Dive Into These 14 Spectacular Gold Coast Hotels with Indoor Pools

Dive Into These 14 Spectacular Gold Coast Hotels with Indoor Pools

The Gold Coast is an exciting getaway in Australia, famous for its golden beaches, spectacular surf, family-friendly theme parks and rainforest hinterland. Stretching from Surfer’s...

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