First-time visitors to Tokyo keen to see the hotspots will find the Yamanote rail line, which loops around the city, covers all bases.
The Swissotel Nankai is right in the heart of the action in the bustling south side of Osaka.
Victoria's Yarra Valley has charms beyond the cellar door. Here are the top drinking-free activities you can do.
A short train ride from anywhere yet wrapped up in a bustle-free bayside bubble, this hotel is best of all worlds.
There is nothing like this resort in this part of Indonesia.
Just wandering the streets at night you can hear bands bursting through the walls in this city.
Bold architecture and top-notch dining make this a great place from which to strike out into the Mornington Peninsula.
Barefoot luxury, vivid sea life and a delicious sense of seclusion await at the Fairmont Maldives.
Close to Orchard but away from the chaos, this is a great addition to Singapore's hotel arsenal.
I slept better here than on any recent full-fare carrier in Economy.
There's always a new hip neighbourhood, new places to eat and new things to do - no wonder everybody's moving to Melbourne.
There are more than 100 islands in French Polynesia, and if you go beyond Bora Bora, you will find some of the most beautiful spots on earth.
This late visionary architect - and his buildings - have now become tourist attractions.
Marysville is just an hour and a half's drive from Melbourne but feels more remote.
Taking two young boys on a 2600-kilometre, tri-state outback road trip. It's hard to know what to expect.