As the southeast of Australia shivers through a cold snap, here are 10 places where the average winter temperature is well above 20 degrees.
Traveller's globetrotting backpacker, Ben Groundwater, finds the good, the bad and the ugly in the world’s best destinations. Ben is a columnist, blogger, feature writer, and host of Traveller's podcast Flight of Fancy, who has visited more than 80 countries during his 12 years in the industry. Ben was named travel writer of the year by the Australian Society of Travel Writers in 2014 and 2015.
We might miss so much of the world at the moment, but at least we have ourselves.
What if you could go travelling overseas right now? The truth is you can do this, through food.
What does luxury really mean to you? Is it beautiful linen in a king-size bed? An overwater bungalow? Or is it having plenty of free time to spend close to nature?
Our current border arrangements are not really working.
For viewers hoping to recreate the Lennox Hastie episode of Chef's Table, there's good news: this is the beach, this is the guide, and these are the mud crabs.
Say what you will about hotels, at least you don't have to spend an hour cleaning your room before you're allowed to check out.
Life moves in different ways in the Top End – and after spending a bit of time there you come to realise that that is a very good thing indeed.
So many of us have another country in which we feel safe, comfortable and among like-minded friends.
Travelling for leisure is a privilege, but New Zealand is looking at taking that privilege away from some people.
On this episode of Flight of Fancy we'll cover Australia's traditional cold-weather destinations, as well as a few that will warm you up.
There's plenty to do in Cairns above and below the water.
Any day now, something strange is going to happen to our perception of the US.
Now is not the time for a holiday, people say. Just see Australia, where it's safe. Stop being selfish and just wait.
Remember when we thought that the Airbus A380 – the world's biggest passenger jet – was the future of air travel?