australia-&-oceania


On Our Radar: The Langham, Gold Coast
This gleaming Australian high-rise hotel will be the first beachfront property for the ultra-luxe brand.
AC Hotels by Marriott Opens Melbourne Outpost
A rooftop infinity pool and Spanish-inspired dining venues await at a 40-story tower in the Southbank neighborhood.
The New Face of Byron Bay
Long past its ’70s hippie roots, this idyllic Australian destination has evolved into a buzzing beachside town where wellness and sustaina...
Brisbane’s Riverfire Showcase Gets a New Date
The fireworks display will now take place on September 3, during the opening weekend of Queensland’s biggest cultural event.
Kimpton Debuts Its First Australian Hotel
The art-filled bolthole in downtown Sydney also features dining venues by celebrity chef Luke Mangan.
15 Reasons to Visit Australia in 2022
With New South Wales, Tasmania, and Victoria already open to vaccinated travelers, it’s time to start planning that next trip down under.
Marriott Debuts Hotel in Melbourne’s Docklands
The brand-new property features 189 contemporary rooms, four bars and restaurants, and a rooftop infinity pool.
Seeing Queensland through an Aboriginal Lens
Home to the second-largest Aboriginal population in Australia, Queensland today offers an impressive array of indigenous tourism experiences...
Coronavirus: Australia to Close Borders for at Least Three Months
Border restrictions would likely be the final measure lifted and would stay in place even if other rules were eased.