Brisbane

    What’s Happening on Australia Day 2014

    Your Australia Day Social Planner The Australia Day long weekend holds a special place in the hearts of Aussies – as well as helping us through the January back-to-work slump, it provides a good excuse to beat our chests about this great land of ours. From beer can throwing to rubber ducky races, there are […]

    Where to Drink Beer in Australia

    Rum was once the tipple of choice in Australia (and, moreover, a form of currency) and wine is all the rage today. But beer, sweet beer, has a special place in Oz. Here’s a rundown of joints where atmosphere and taste collide.

    Where to Keep Cool in Australia This Summer

    With Prime Minister Julia Gillard’s feet constantly on the fire, it now seems the rest of Oz is under the spell. Wildfires rage. The meteorological heat index has new colours – ominous purple and vile violet. And ghastly as it is, temperatures of 54°C – or 129.2 degrees Fahrenheit – now enter the discussion with […]

    Best Bookshops in Australia

    This is one for the bookworms. While Down Under famously caters to the outdoorsy, those of us who prefer the comfort of a flat white and a good novel have plenty of places to choose from. With that in mind, discover our favourite bookshops in Australia.

    Best Hotel Gyms in the World

    You have to be in good shape to take on a world-class city like San Francisco, Munich or Tokyo. A classy hotel gym can help you feel the burn and, indeed, burn off those holiday kilos before you return home. With that, discover a lucky thirteen top-shelf hotel fitness centres.

    Best Drive-In and Outdoor Cinemas in Asia Pacific

    We love the cushy comforts of the modern megaplex but, once in a while in good weather, the opportunity to enjoy a flic outdoors without the nuisance of full-blast air con is too good to miss. With that, we present the best drive-ins and outdoor cinemas in Asia Pacific.