Luxury island escapes

Fiji Defcon

These resorts exist purely to help you forget what's waiting for you back home (for just a little while).

Dream tropical getaways Certain travel luxuries are worth the splurge Guide: How to pick a Pacific Island

Napier hotels win out

Blue Karma Resort If you want to go to the best hotels in NZ, don't book a flight for Auckland - go to Napier.

A winter weekend away

The Rees Queenstown You don't need snow to appreciate Queenstown, especially when hunkered down at a luxury resort.

Pause and hit refresh

gwinganna It would be a mistake to focus on what you can't have at here.

Top 10 places to relax

Gaia Retreat and Spa Explore the ten most magical places on earth to relax and recharge.