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Bright Vivid Sydney Fills the Cultural City With Light, Music & Ideas

Jun 6, 2014  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

Right now, Sydney, Australia is flooded with color for their annual light, idea, and music exhibition Vivid Sydney (which runs until June 9). Tons of installations, sculptures and projections can be seen while strolling around downtown or while floating along Sydney Harbor, making it a must-see event for locals and visitors. Don't believe us? Check out these amazing photos and book your plane ticket immediately (or plan for next year, but that's much less inspired).

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Crown Group is Turning Sydney Into Luxury Capital One Development at a Time

May 28, 2014  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich  |  1 Comment

As the leading developer in Sydney, Crown Group is making us want to book a one-way flight to Australia right now and after you drool over these pictures, you'll want to do the same. CEO Iwan Sunito and his team are seriously setting the bar for luxury residential and mixed-use structures, offering incredible designs and architecture you typically only see in five-star resorts. Plus, they often choose sites that are pretty uninspired and turn them into buildings that give the surrounding neighborhood a boost.

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Australia's Controversial Luxury Car Tax is Up for Debate in New Report

Feb 5, 2014  |   Contributor: Mila Pantovich

For those of you who live in Australia and are in the market for a luxury car, you probably already know all about the controversy surrounding the luxury auto tax (which is 33 percent on some cars that cost over $60k). Well, according to The Age, the tax is up on the chopping block yet again for being so unpopular.

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Cirque Hatches Their New Egg in Sydney

Sep 27, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

Cirque du Soleil will be presenting their new family oriented production: OVO. World-famous and likely one of the most unique experiences that you and your family should take part in. The act is already going on and up until November 4th Read More

Opera Bar

Aug 1, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

Situated on the lower concourse adjacent the world-famous Sydney Opera House, this fine location has some of the most spectacular views in all of Sydney.... Read More

Different Drummer

Aug 1, 2012  |   Contributor: Michael Pearse

A superb tapas and cocktails lounge in the busy Glebe restaurant district, Different Drummer is beautifully named in that they are one of those spots that really do follow the beat of their own, well, drum and offers one of the best things to do in Sydney.... Read More

Olympic Host Cities After the Games | From London to Sydney (Photos)

Jul 27, 2012  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

Host cities are expected to marshal tremendous resources in a relatively short time-span to create state-of-the-art constructions, first-class athletic facilities and streamlined infrastructure–all of which is under a worldwide spotlight during the Olympic Games. But these are not set pieces, to be broken down after the curtain falls.... Read More

Olympic Facilities After the Games

Jul 27, 2012  |   Contributor: Lena Katz

Olympic host cities are expected to marshal tremendous resources in a relatively short time-span to create state-of-the-art constructions, first-class athletic facilities and streamlined infrastructure–all of which is under a worldwide spotlight during the Games. But these are not set pieces, to be broken down after the curtain falls. Olympic facilities stand for decades, often even outlasting the public memory that once upon a time, the Games came here.... Read More

Adventure Travel to Australia | The Best Glamping Destinations Part II

Jan 26, 2012  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

We already told you about five ultra-luxe glamping experiences across Australia ranging from tiny Pacific coral cays to desert tents in the Red Center. Now it’s time to take a look at five more fabulous nature experiences with one just a few minutes from the center of Sydney, and others that are in some of the planet’s most isolated spots.... Read More

Travel to Australia for the Glamping Experience of a Lifetime

Jan 16, 2012  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

Australia holds some of the world’s wildest, most unspoiled and unique landscapes — from the rainforest and reefs of Queensland to the Red Center of the Northern Territory to the rugged wilderness of Western Australia.... Read More

8 Ideal Destinations for the Solo Traveler

Jun 14, 2011  |   Contributor: The Daily Meal

Traveling alone has many more pros than it does cons. You don’t have to work around anyone’s schedule but your own, you get to choose your every meal, and you get all the glory of your travel triumphs (and the hilarity of your mistakes) all to yourself.... Read More

South Australia Travel: Three Luxury Lodges Down Under

Jun 7, 2011  |   Contributor: Eric Rosen

Sydney might have the Opera House; Queensland has the Great Barrier Reef; The Northern Territory is where you'll find Uluru; but South Australia is the state with three distinctive Luxury Lodges of Australia properties that showcase the best of Australian opulence, as well as the special character of three very unique, quintessentially down under settings.... Read More

Australia's Five Must Have Experiences

Feb 10, 2011  |   Contributor: Elizabeth Hansen

Paul Hogan aka Crocodile Dundee promised to "slip a shrimp on the barbie" for us and Americans and others flocked to Australia in record numbers. But will Oprah Winfrey have the same impact on Australian tourism?... Read More

Travel to Australia: There's Nothing Like It

Oct 6, 2010  |   Contributor: Christina Stewart  |  1 Comment

Luxury Vacation Favorites: From a picnic spot at a billabong to the best spot to meet roos in the wild, Australians love to talk about their favorite Australia vacation places. Now thousands of Aussie locals have shared their photos and memories on Australia.com, which inspired us with our own list of must-do experiences. PS - Even if you’ve been there’s a chance to go back and win a $10,000 trip if you share your favorite vacation, too.... Read More

It's Time for Australian Food & Wine

Jan 29, 2010  |   Contributor: Christina Stewart  |  1 Comment

Luxury Vacations: From fish and chips to lamb and lobster, Australian cuisine is as vast and varied as the outback itself.... Read More

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