Europe

The UN will tell you there are 44 countries in Europe but the EU will disagree. Depending upon your camp there are either 47, 49, 50 or 51. No matter how many there are a lot of amazing cultures to discover.

The UN will tell you there are 44 countries in Europe but the EU will disagree. Depending upon your camp there are either 47, 49, 50 or 51. No matter how many there are a lot of amazing cultures to discover.

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The World’s Best Opera Boxes

You’ve seen them in Pretty Woman. Bond Villains like to hang out in them and so do Mission Impossible assassination targets. Opera boxes. It’s where royalty sits.

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Chic openings in Monaco

Introducing the best new addresses for fine dining to chic and glamorous partying as Monaco revives some legendary locations.

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Emirates Business Class review

From setting foot inside Emirate’s salubrious Business and First-Class passenger lounge in Sydney Airport to exiting the plush A-380 upper-deck business class cabin for the last time, I felt completely comfortable and well-cared for.  And it made for one of, if not the, best flight of my life.

Berlin courtesy of Stefan WIdua and Unsplash
Berlin, Rachmaninov, and Barramundi with Professor Michael Field

First Class Magazine’s Nicole Lenoir-Jourdan sits down with 2MBS Fine Music Sydney’s Professor Michael Field to talk all things music and travel.

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New Luxury Boutique Hotel in Kefalonia

Perched above a secret cove and remote beach, Eliamos strikes the perfect balance between seclusion and easy access to and from the Greek island’s enchanting beaches, nature and towns.

Loch Druidibeg National Nature Reserve, Isle of South Uist, Outer Hebrides. Picture Credit: P.Tomkins / VisitScotland
Spring in the isles of Scotland

Whether an enthusiastic outdoor adventurer or an avid island hopper, Scotland’s plethora of almost 800 islands provides a wealth of rugged and sandy coastlines to choose from for the perfect spring getaway.

Grand Hotel Krohnhof St Moritz
Putting on the ritz in St Moritz

Located three hours by train from Zurich Airport in Switzerland’s Engadin Valley, St Moritz is the kind of place where the sole airport is reserved just for private planes and where accommodations include the European Alp’s largest selection of 5-star deluxe hotels.

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King Charles III Coronation celebration In London

In celebration of His Majesty King Charles III’s Coronation (6 May 2023), Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London has specially curated a series of bespoke experiences and events to mark this special moment in British History.

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Amanzoe in Greece reopens for 2023

Set on a peaceful Peloponnese hillside overlooking the Argolikos Gulf and its endless blue seas, Amanzoe is a modern-day Acropolis, surrounded by fragrant gardens and olive groves.

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Which suite to choose at London’s Goring hotel?

The closest luxury hotel to Buckingham Palace, The Goring has been a firm Royal favourite for many years and is the only hotel with a Royal Warrant for hospitality services. Since 1910, every reigning monarch has walked through the hotel’s doors.

Roman Bath Six Senses
Six Senses launch in Rome

A peaceful haven nestled in the beating heart of the Eternal City, Six Senses Rome opened its doors in the historical Palazzo Salviati Cesi Mellini on March 16

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Simpson Travel’s hand-picked villas

Australians can now book an outstanding range of villas and boutique hotels from one of the UK’s best-loved villa rental companies, Simpson Travel (www.simpsontravel.com).

Opening image credit: Roberto Sorin