Set within a 2,400-hectare working farm, The Lodge at Kauri Cliffs serves up Hamptons charm in a luxurious 22-suite home away from home where you feel totally relaxed from the moment you arrive.
Traveller: Tina-Louise Jackson
Room: Deluxe Suite
Address: 139 Tepene Tablelands Rd, Matauri Bay 0245,
These sublime wellness retreats offer the ultimate in pampering in a luxurious setting, writes Julie Miller.
1. Aro Hā, New Zealand
Located in one of the planet’s most sublime mountain locations, Aro Hā (Maori for “in the presence of divine breath”) focuses on achieving optimal living practices, utilising
Leave the rush of everyday life behind at some of the world’s most remote hotels. Kate Powell shares the extraordinary destinations where the journey – often by air or sea – is more than worth the effort.
1. Explora Patagonia, Chile
Perched amid the wild mountain terrain
Challenge your own perception of what’s possible for your next sojourn with our top 25 most awe-inspiring experiences.
1. Search for polar bears
Join the migration of majestic white polar bears as they make their way over icy rivers and across the subarctic plains to the seal-rich
Exploring the world on horseback offers a novel perspective for travellers looking for authentic experiences and extraordinary landscapes. If you prefer the saddle to the tour bus, these Globe Trotting rides will have you champing at the bit as equine enthusiasts Kate Pilcher and Marnie
As the popularity of gin continues to grow, establishments from San Francisco to Wellington are cropping up to cater for connoisseurs, writes Kate Powell.
The Distillery, London
Home to two bars – The Restroom and Gintonica – this building is a four-floor mecca dedicated to gin on Portobello
Taupo is home to three of New Zealand’s most iconic luxury lodges, world-class fly-fishing experiences and two of the country’s top 10 golf courses.
Immerse yourself in style on the shores of the Waikato River at Huka Lodge, long considered one of the top retreats in
The Rees Hotel’s dedicated five-star ski concierge can book all your ski, rental, stay and spa arrangements prior to touching down in Queenstown, giving you more time to relax, ski and enjoy the luxurious ambience.
Snopro will come to you and custom fit your ski gear while