For a heart-thumping African wildlife experience try Mana Pools, where you can "walk" with lions, elephants, buffalo and hippo.
Craig Tansley is a freelance travel journalist based on the Gold Coast. He specialises in islands, ski resorts and adventure.
The best fly fishing on earth can be found in an overlooked corner of Patagonia.
There's no safer, nor cleaner – nor more geographically blessed – region on the planet.
Craig Tansley takes one of the planet's last combined cargo/passenger ship rides to the world's most isolated island archipelago.
Not a soul is around and the waves are sublime at this resort in the southern Maldives.
There's really no better spot to be in Brisbane's CBD than here.
Heiva allows its competitors to actually scald themselves with fire.
Trekkers in the lonely reaches of the Himalayas have a fierce single-mindedness about their quest.
Emergency exit rows on Australia's domestic airlines are often located at Row 13.
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It's unbelievably beautiful, unique and feels safer than many a tourist hotspot ... Yet few venture in.
We all knew W Hotels Worldwide would make a big splash when they first landed in Australia.
It's all about luxuriating in your own private universe.
Discover the parts of wild Fiji previously off limits to tourists.
There's herbs and spices I've never heard of, and the planet's latest superfood craze.