As Qualia turns 10, we look at the rise and rise of Australia's luxury lodges.
This is a story with a happy ending that was a long time coming.
Forget silver service or high thread-count sheets; the new luxury is a lot more laidback.
Conformity and 'sameness' were once vital to the big hotel brands. Now the key is difference.
Over my short tenure as a hotel butler, I was privy to things I never thought could happen.
It's hard to imagine this stunning lodge was left abandoned for years - except for a lone Tasmanian Devil.
This 1600-km journey takes more than 30 hours. And I wish it was even longer.
Built on the shores of Goa's famous Vagator Beach, the hotel's location is first-class.
Explore Thomas Hardy's Dorset from the luxury of Summer Lodge.
First-class air travel first appeared in the 1950s, and while it's evolved into a no-holds-barred luxury experience, it's now a threatened species.
About half of this large Boeing 777 is taken up by premium seating. But there's a good reason.
The most amazing hotels you could ever stay at.