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Trekking in search of Ethiopia’s Gelada baboons

I’m standing close to the edge of a deep gorge, gazing out at the plunging drop framed by the misty blue haze of mountaintops when there’s a movement in the grass behind me. I almost jump out of my skin and move hastily back from the ledge. I turn just in time to avoid stepping on the...

Late season skiing offers half price in new Japan property

One of the luxury apartments Hakuba Valley, Japan has a long season and skiers and boarders can save 51 per cent off peak rates by staying in in April at a new, well-located, luxury apartment-style property in Hakuba. The Hakuba Valley will be welcoming its latest accommodation with the opening of the “Grand Phenix...

Huge discounts on flashpacker hostels in Europe and USA

Christmas has come early this year, friends, with STA Travel’s worldwide accommodation sale now giving you incredible discounts to get your 2020 looking LARGE! If you’re yet to experience the rich cultural tapestry that is Europe, now is your time to shine, with discounted accommodation calling you from country to country!

Save 20% on a Darwin hotel this summer

With its lush scenery, spectacular sunsets, and dramatic electrical storms, Darwin is the perfect destination for a short break this summer, as hot and humid days give way to sudden refreshing rains and locals and visitors alike embrace the tropical spirit of Australia. If you’re coming up to Darwin to see friends and...

Save US$1000 on an American Music themed river cruise

Includes free pre-cruise stay, unlimited drinks and shore excursions Discover the sights and sounds of America on a music-themed cruise along the Ohio and Tennessee Rivers - the birthplace of many popular music genres - and for a limited time, the American Queen Steamboat Company is offering Australians savings of up to US$1000...

Como Halkin – luxxy London hotel has an unusual history

4.5 / 5 stars THE LOCATION  When the letter comes that you’re being awarded a knighthood, this is the hotel to stay. Only a hop, skip and a jump from Buckingham Palace, you’ll be able to have tea with the Queen and still get back in time for afternoon champagne. On...

Six Senses Singapore retreat with a taste of ancient China

Fifty years ago she was the Kiwi Bond Girl, playing opposite, George Lazenby, the only 007 ever to hail from Australia. Half a century later she's one of the world’s architectural style icons, with passion and energy to burn. Anouska Hempel ... Bond girl to iconic interior designer