Up and Away
Journeys news and views from across the world.
Up in the Air
For those unable to choose a single holiday destination, Aman Private Jet Expeditions invites guests to embark upon carefully curated global travel experiences. Across 14 days, from January 21 to February 4, 2023, the company’s Adventures in the Americas tour whisks guests around five countries aboard a Bombardier Global Express 6000 aircraft, exploring snow-capped peaks, Mayan ruins, jungle-fringed beaches and the city that never sleeps, luxuriating each evening in one of Aman’s opulent resorts. From $170,000 per person. aman.com/journeys
Nestled amid an acre of established gardens, Moss Vale’s historic Seymour House is a dual-property estate in the NSW Southern Highlands. Artfully appointed furnishings and period details such as high ceilings, ledlight windows and an ornate fireplace create a picturesque escape for up to 16 guests. From $1,250 per night. airbnb.com.au
Saint Laurent is committed to travel safety, evidenced by its Cassandre Passport Case, rendered in grain de poudre embossed leather. Accented with metal “YSL” initials and featuring four internal card slots, the case’s slim profile and dual passport sleeves are designed for safekeeping. $660. ysl.com
Cradled by mountain ranges in Victoria’s High Country at the gateway of the King Valley, Lancemore Milawa hotel boasts 40 rooms and suites, onsite dining, a pool and sprawling gardens. Book in and discover the contemporary country residence’s sun-kissed palette, polished concrete floors, commissioned artworks and proximity to some of Australia’s most famous wineries. Bed and breakfast from $399/night. lancemore.com.au/milawa
When it comes to travel, Rimowa believes your wine bottles are as valuable as your wardrobe. The brand’s new 12 Bottle Case, designed in collaboration with Wine Access and manufactured in Germany, reveals a custom-engineered padded cushion interior (for those favourite drops), shrouded in the brand’s signatured grooved anodised aluminium outer shell. Dual locks protect your wares once the case is closed. $11,600. rimowa.com
Camping, but not as you know it. Check into one of Cygnet Bay’s eco-friendly glamping tents nestled at the tip of Western Australia’s Dampier Peninsula and discover some of the world’s rarest South Sea pearls. Guests are invited to soak up views of the adjoining mangroves or verdant bushland and brush up on their pearl knowledge with a pearl farm discovery tour or pearl grading class. Adventure-seekers can jump aboard boat rides through the untouched Kimberley Coast and the Buccaneer Archipelago. The pearl meat ceviche at Cygnet Bay’s homestead restaurant is not to be missed. From $264 per night. cygnetbaypearlfarm.com.au
After a multimillion-dollar refurbishment, the nostalgia-imbued Motel Molly has opened the doors to its Mediterranean-inspired beachside retreat. The 16-room boutique accommodation, situated in Mollymook, on the NSW South Coast, embraces its laidback coastal surrounds and is curated with pastel hues, Moroccan-style sunken baths, handmade tiles and Le Labo Santal 26 candles and bathroom amenities. Located metres from the sand, Motel Molly features three-, two- and one-bedroom apartments and several king suites. From $299/night. motelmolly.com.au
This is an extract from an article that appears in print in our fifth edition, Page 136 of Winning Magazine with the headline: “Journeys”. Subscribe to Winning Magazine today.