72 Hours in New York

72 Hours in New York

New York can be a little overwhelming—to put it lightly—every time we visit there’s a new slew of must see and dos. To make your next Gotham sojourn little easier, our WLU correspondent on the ground has rounded up some of the best (mostly downtown) places to dine, drink, stay and explore in the world’s most frenzied, roiling metropolis.

Look of love: The chicest Valentine’s Day hotels to spend the night in

Look of love: The chicest Valentine’s Day hotels to spend the night in

It’s rather magnificent to be in love, right? Thing is, when it comes to Valentine’s Day stayovers, the prevailing mise en scene can be a little, well, cliché: petals scattered across white sheets, embroidered robes for two. To help you toast your romance in chic and memorable surrounds this year—and elude the cheesiness—we present an edit of amorous settings catered to more discerning duos. Best of all, there’s not a teddy-clasping-a-love-heart in sight. Amour pour toujours!

This Sunburnt Country

This Sunburnt Country

Wild, rugged and ancient, Australia is home to some of the world’s most spectacular and varied landscapes. On this vast island continent, you’ll find lush tropical savannahs and pure, unsullied beaches. You’ll explore underwater wonderlands dotted with multi-hued coral and remote, red-rocky outcrops that feel like giant works of abstract art. Just in time for Australia Day (which, by the way, we’re very much in favour of changing to a time that’s respectful to all), we’ve jotted down our ten favourite stays that capture the splendour of this land.

THE VERY BEST OF THE VERY BEST!

THE VERY BEST OF THE VERY BEST!

SYDNEY: January blues be banished – it’s time for hotel lovers the world over to raise their glasses to the winners of the Mr & Mrs Smith Hotel Awards… And the first to be popping corks will be Provençe’s art-packed escape, Villa La Coste, named Best Smith Hotel 2018 – the judges and the public alike swayed by its elegant design, artistic endeavours, first-class fare and creative caché.

Breathe Deep: The most luxurious wellness retreats to try in 2018

Breathe Deep: The most luxurious wellness retreats to try in 2018

As Nicola Moulton writes in British Vogue, “wellness retreats are the new holiday choice for overworked, overachieving urbanities.” Fine by us. For the perpetually busy, taking time out to reflect and rejuvenate—physically and mentally—can feel like another annoying to-do. But a new slew of luxury reprieves from modern life do the chef-cooked meals and scheduling for you. All you have to do is show up with an open mind.

CHASING SAINT NICHOLAS: The best cities to spend Christmas in...

CHASING SAINT NICHOLAS: The best cities to spend Christmas in...

‘Tis the season to ... take as long a holiday as your diary permits. If you’re in the mood for a last-minute sojourn abroad, there’s no shortage of snow-capped cities and Christmas Market capitals to spend December 25th in—mulled wine on hand. We’ve jotted down our picks of the best—and sometimes, most unexpected—destinations serving up a generous dose of yuletide charm.

Travel in Style with Karen Bell

Travel tips and hotel hangs and from co-founder of the hugely successful interior-travel stimuli feed The Stylephiles (@thestylephiles), Karen Bell shares her secret addresses, travel essentials, favourite design hotels and much more! X

Concept by Sophie Baker
Filmed by Aymeric DeMeautis
Karen Bell @thestylephiles represented by Wanderlust Union

Travel in Style with Nadia Fairfax

The term ‘jetsetter’ is often bandied about gratuitously, but in the case of Nadia Fairfax it’s a perfect fit. The editor, content creator and model spends much of her time travelling between New York and Sydney—staying in boutique hotels and working from airport lounges—and has become one of Australia’s biggest icons in the realms of fashion and luxury travel.

In this 'Travel in Style' video episode Nadia shares with us her travel motto, jet lag cure, travel essentials, favourite hotel hangs and travel apps, plus her next bucket list destination, which is sure to have you in a state of wanderlust.  Hope you enjoy and stay tuned for the next instalment! X

Concept by Sophie Baker
Filmed & Edited by Luisa Brimble
Talent: Nadia Fairfax represented by Wanderlust Union
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Travel In Style with Megan Morton

Concept by Sophie Baker
Filmed & Edited by Luisa Brimble
Talent: Megan Morton represented by Wanderlust Union
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Do you suffer from Wanderlust?  We do, and in fact we are in a constant state of wanderlust and that's why in the 'Travel in Style' video series we talk to tastemakers about their favourite travel destinations, travel mottos, hotels on their hit list, travel icons, the countries that took their breath way and much more!  Hope you enjoy and stay tuned for the next instalment! X