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7 Reasons to Visit Jordan (other than the Treasury in Petra)

Adventure, EARTH, Regions

There are cities, landmarks and experiences that make the cut on most bucket lists. And a visit to the ancient metropolis of Petra in Jordan is one of them. Petra is most famous for Al Khazneh (the Treasury). And while this is an absolute must-see for anyone travelling through Jordan, this remarkable country has so much more to offer.

Image courtesy of Visit Jordan

24 Mediterranean islands you wish you knew about

Adventure, Dive, EARTH, SEA, STAY

From Greece to Malta, the Mediterranean is full of secret islands waiting to be explored. But with so much choice (and so much beauty) how do you choose which islands to visit? With this ultimate guide, First Class will take you off the beaten path to some of the lesser known islands scattered throughout the Mediterranean.

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Ultimate Guide to Luxury Festivals

EARTH, Festivals, Lifestyle, STAY

Tackle the festival season in style with the ultimate luxury festival guide.

Festivals were once associated with warm beer, mud and poorly pitched tents. No more. From couture fashion to champagne sprays, the festival scene has gone luxe. With yachts, yurts and Michelin starred dining on offer, there really is no other way to festival.

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Balloon Over the World’s Driest Desert

BALLOON, EARTH, SKY, STAY

Take to the skies of San Pedro de Atacama for a unique ballooning experience.

Atacama is the world’s driest non-polar desert. But you won’t find an arid wilderness here. From vast salt flats to flamingo flocked lakes, this extraordinary region is bursting with life. What better way to take it all in, than with a birds-eye view.

Image courtesy of Awasi Atacama

The Edge of the World

Adventure, EARTH, SAFARI, STAY

See a colony of Emperor Penguins in the White Desert of Antarctica and Africa’s Big 5 all in one adventurous holiday.

When it comes to epic destinations, Antarctica and South Africa are at the top of any list. Head to Antarctica and South Africa for the ultimate explorer’s adventure with Scott Dunn. From extreme weather to extreme wildlife, this once-in-a-lifetime exploration of Antarctica and South Africa will see you travel across glaciated landscapes and relax in some of Africa’s most exclusive safari lodges.

Image courtesy of Scott Dunn

Alaska: A Bespoke Journey

Adventure, EARTH, Inspiration, Regions

Travel by land, air and sea across south-central Alaska with Tailor Made Alaska: Kenai Fjords to Denali by Abercrombie & Kent.

Alaska is raw, unforgiving and incomparably beautiful. It provides a rare opportunity to see bears up close, raft amongst glaciers and witness the snow-capped wonders of this vast country. With Abercrombie and Kent leading the way, travellers can experience Alaska first-hand on a custom-designed tour.

Image courtesy of Abercrombie & Kent

Breakfast at Tiffany’s

CITY, EARTH, Lifestyle

The stage is dark, and Sydney Opera House’s Concert Hall is dim. The waiting audience is ready to travel back to 1961, to time of beehives and fashionable elegance, and all that is Breakfast at Tiffany’s.

Image courtesy of Robert Catto

Memorable Mother’s Day

EARTH, Inspiration, Lifestyle, Travel

With Mother’s Day around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about how to celebrate. From female empowered island retreats to race car driving, treat your mum like the queen she is. Check out our top five Mother’s Day inspired destinations and activities.

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Eco-Luxe for Earth Day

EARTH, Inspiration, Lifestyle, STAY

Earth Day was designed to inspire awareness and appreciation for the incredible planet we live on. The first Earth Day was celebrated on April 22nd, 1970. Over the last 49 years, Earth Day has expanded from the original 20 million Americans to over 1 billion people participating in Earth Day activities. In celebration of our wonderful planet and all who call it home, here are our top five eco-friendly hotels across the world.

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Green Cuisine

EARTH, Inspiration, Lifestyle, SHOP

Anyone who has walked along King Street in Newtown (Sydney’s coolest suburb), may have wondered why there are queues out the door, down the street, and sometimes, around the corner. Those queues can only mean one thing – good food. And not just any food, the restaurants with the biggest queue are vegan. Here are the top four vegan restaurants in Sydney, Australia (with a cheeky bonus two from around the world).

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