Club Med's new property in that honeymooner heaven, the Maldives, flags a new direction.
As one of Australia's most successful spa entrepreneurs, Lyndall Mitchell travels to health retreats constantly. On her last trip she visited 60 spas in 15 countries. Here, Mitchell reveals to Kay O Sullivan her 10 most magical places on earth to relax and recharge.
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Sarfraz Manzoor explores the islands beyond the genteel playgrounds of the rich.
Tripologist Michael Gebicki conceives all that's perfect for the most relaxing, pampered, luxury getaway of your dreams.
The natural high of a holiday perched above tropical waters is a memory that lasts forever. Our travel writers share their experiences.
Nigel Tisdall finds idyllic cycle paths and room to move on the Maldives' southernmost Addu Atoll.
Now that independent travel in the Maldives is possible, J.J. Robinson plans a DIY itinerary.
Divers and honeymooners swarm to the Maldives archipelago. There are literally thousands of postcard-perfect islands, with white sand, palm trees and crystal clear waters.This is a place to chill out and enjoy the views while sipping a pina colada from your bungalow that's doubtlessly perched over the waters of a private island. If you can summon the energy, snorkel or dive with its abundant marine life.