It's finally time to put the flop back into drop. After two long years, the South Pacific is reopening to the world
Island escapes are irresistible, but why do we keep revisiting predicable places?
The Yorke Peninsula has always been a favourite getaway for South Australians, yet has remained off the radar to interstate visitors. They don't know what they've been missing.
Fiji's resorts are full of Australian tourists after the country became the first Pacific nation to open to Australian tourists quarantine-free late last year.
Stunning Lord Howe Island is home to the world's most southerly coral reef.
There's a lot more to Polynesia than postcard perfect beaches.
Here's something amazing to think about: you're only getting to see half of the world.
Keen to head back to Bali but nervous about taking that first step after reopening? Here's a guide to returning from an Australian right on the spot.
Australia has some beaches where you don't need to get in the water to have a great time.
Merimbula is far enough from Sydney and Melbourne that it has avoided short-break busyness and big-city pretensions.
Phuket's newest resort, the Melia Phuket Mai Khao faces the island's longest stretch of Andaman beachfront. A stay here is about sundowners and a rehab with sea breezes.
Travel in a pandemic may seem confronting, but once I figured out where to get all my testing done, it was not much different to 2019 travel, except with masks.