Africa : Article
Louise Southerden On January 1, Cape Town takes over from Helsinki as World Design Capital for 2014.
These days Australians of all ages are taking extended holidays everywhere with the midlife "year off" emerging as a hot new trend, writes David McGonigal.
The Cruise Director
Sally Macmillan If you like the idea of using some time at sea for broadening your knowledge (rather than just your waistline), you can find an amazing variety of expert lecturers working on cruise ships across the...
The Tripologist Stories get kids to appreciate the drama behind some of Paris' monumental wonders.
SALLY WEBB Richard Branson has managed to nab some of the most picturesque spots on the planet.
A journey in Livingstone's footsteps gives proof of Malawi's hospitality, writes Alison Stewart.
Flight Test The Qantas cabin crew deliver unerring and friendly service on this long-haul from South Africa to Sydney.
Andrew Bain takes a hike in the hills of Swaziland.
Winsor Dobbin Held over five weekends, this festival in the Italian capital of white truffles dates back 84 years.
Jane Reddy I am not big on resorts, preferring to stay in small boutique hotels and avoiding anything tropical.
A wine country boutique hotel reflects the lives of its owners, writes Alison Stewart.
The culinary mastermind behind the late, legendary El Bulli, Ferran Adria offers his expert guide to the world's best restaurants.
Best of the best
Our travel writers name their ultimate A-Z of 'bucket list' experiences around the world.
It's game on for an unforgettable adventure, writes Katrina Lobley in this first-timers' safari guide.
Cruise lines are recognising the value of longer stays in port, writes Louise Goldsbury.
The Tripologist How do I get travel insurance for a pre-existing medical condition?
A resort a few hours from Cape Town, has become an agent of ecological and social change, writes Alison Stewart.
Tracey Spicer There's a moment in every traveller's life when you know you've gone too far.
Jane Reddy Kevin Kwan's debut novel, Crazy Rich Asians, is a social satire of the Asian super-rich (Allen & Unwin).
Rachel Olding Rachel Olding traces the life of a legend through the monuments to his legacy.