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The Best Hotels for Stargazing

For all the beauty and adventure of a luxury stay in a remote location, the greatest payoff can come from above. Here are 12 hotels for serious stargazing.

Top 10 Gastronomic Highlights of the Year

The Top 10 Gastronomic Highlights of a year of travel.

2014 Grand Awards: Africa & Australasia

Winning hotels from the 2014 Andrew Harper Grand Awards in South Africa and Australia.

New Hotel Discoveries in Tasmania

Tasmania is one of the most beautiful places I have ever been. A day rarely passes when I don't recall my first glimpse of Wineglass Bay in Freycinet National Park.

Outstanding Hobart Restaurants

Before leaving home, I had read several paeans to the quality of Tasmanian cuisine. I didn't really know whether to believe them or not, though frankly, I was inclined to be skeptical. I am pleased to report that, on the contrary, the rave reviews are entirely justified. The local seafood, produce and wines are outstanding, and a generation of young and imaginative chefs is making exceptionally creative use of them.

What to Do in Tasmania

Located 45 minutes north of Hobart, The Agrarian Kitchen cooking school is surrounded by an organic farm that provides most of the produce used during lessons.

Tasmanian Cooking School: The Agrarian Kitchen

Copyright Agrarian Kitchen Located 45 minutes north of Hobart, The Agrarian Kitchen cooking school is surrounded by an organic farm that provides most of the pr

MONA, Tasmania

Overlooking the Derwent River, the Museum of Old and New Art (MONA) comprises a striking set of sandstone galleries that house one of the largest private art collections in the Southern Hemisphere.