If island getaways are a travel fantasy, then even better are whole congregations of islands.
Resorts have come a long way from over-crowded pools, long lines for mediocre buffets and unimaginative (boring) activities.
Islands & beaches
Australia has more than 8000 islands to choose from. Here are the 10 best for a holiday.
The world's best islands offer so much more than five-star resorts and endless beaches.
Besides swimmers and sunscreen, pack a few poses for Bali's biggest resort.
The idyllic islands of the Maldives were anything but tranquil in this action-filled visit.
You can't beat an island holiday for sheer escapism. Knowing you're surrounded by open water fosters a sense of complete removal from the daily grind of commuting, spam emails and overpriced coffee. But which country has the most islands on Earth? And of those islands, which is the perfect place to relax? Read on...
Here are 20 reasons why this tropical paradise may just offer the perfect family getaway.
I see aquatic spectacles from everywhere, including the glass-bottomed floor in the lounge area and the bath.
Beaching, brunching and boho hair buns – I can get use to this so called Byron Bay life.
Sometimes it's the little things that make all the difference.
From snorkelling in coral reefs to swimming between two continental plates, the best places to go underwater.