Australia
15 Of Adelaide’s Best Hotels For The Ultimate Vacay

While Sydney and Melbourne are often the go-to getaways for a cheeky weekender, Adelaide is one of Australia’s less-visited capital…

Australia
6 Ocean Pools In Australia Worth Travelling For

News flash, Australia is a vast ol’ continent completely surrounded by water. If that doesn’t tell you anything, it should at…

Australia
Scope Out Australia’s Dreamiest Coastal Walks

It’s no denying that Australia is a place rich with walks and hikes in all kinds of locations. From the biggest mountain walks to the…

Australia
11 Of The Coolest Motels To Visit Across Australia

While motels definitely arrived in Australia during the 50s, they really took flight as the hallmark of the great Aussie road trip during…

Local Escapes
How To Spend An Epic Weekend In Brisbane’s Scenic Rim

No doubt you’ve spent plenty of weekends on the Gold Coast, and even made the trek to Noosa more than a couple of times—but what…

Australia
Dive Into 8 Of The Best Airbnb Pool Stays Across Australia

Summer is well and truly here and that means one thing and one thing only—pool hangs (preferably with a cocktail in hand). Fortunately…

Travel
6 Future Travel Trends To Get Hyped For In 2022

The past two years have changed countless things but the entire travel industry experienced one of the biggest shake-ups.  …

Local Escapes
The Best Boutique Hotels In Perth To Book This Summer

Whether you're a Perth local in desperate need of a staycation or you're an out of towner looking for a Perth hotel that's…

Local Escapes
Auckland’s 22 Best Airbnbs In 2021, Whatever Your Budget

Auckland has some of the best Airbnbs around and we’re semi-obsessed (let’s be real, head-over-heels in love) with…

Travel
12 Of Australia’s Best Surf Beaches

Boasting some of the best beaches and waves in the world, it’s no wonder that surfing is heavily ingrained into Australian culture. So…

Travel
5 Idyllic Islands To Add To Your Bucket List

There’s something truly iconic about an island holiday. Whether it’s the beautiful waters that surround you, the fresh…

Australia
The Best Under The Radar Aussie Towns You Need To Visit

While it’s a bit of a bummer that international travel is off the cards for a while, it’s also a blessing in disguise as…

Australia
The Ultimate Guide To Spending A Long Weekend In Mount Isa And Cloncurry

If you’ve been watching the latest season of Survivor Australia, you’ll know that rather than flying the contestants to a remote…

Australia
The Best Camping Spots In Australia With A View

Start packing the nylon and get ready to cast a line, we’ve stumbled across the best camping spots in Australia with a mega view to…

Local Escapes
15 Of Queensland’s Best Airbnbs That Will Make You Want To Book A Staycay Immediately

Now that domestic travel is (mostly) back on the cards, just about everyone is planning their next holiday. The usual hot-spots…

Australia
Book In For A 3-Night Weekender At The Mornington Peninsula’s Most Luxurious Winery

In desperate need of a gourmet countryside escape, but don’t know where to start? We’ve got your back. Only With Urban List in…

Australia
10 Australian Outback Towns You Should Add To Your Travel Bucket List

Australia’s hot, wide-open spaces are dotted with some brilliant outback towns, all filled with a rich history, iconic pubs, steaming…

Australia
Australia’s Best Budget Accommodation You Need To Book This Year

If your bank account is feeling a little lighter than usual, fear not. We’re coming at you with the best budget accommodation in…

New Zealand
A Rookie’s Guide To Planning Your First Queenstown Ski Trip

Snow lovers assemble, we’ve curated your perfect Queenstown ski day. Within easy reach you’ll find luxurious resorts, pristine…

Australia
14 Cosy Cabins In Australia You Need To Nestle Into This Winter

Misty mornings, fire-pits, s’mores and outdoor foot claw tubs? That’s the kind of winter getaway we can subscribe to. Cabin…

Local Escapes
Visit The Best Parts Of Regional Victoria With Round Three Of The $200 Voucher Scheme

Since the 'ring of steel' was torn down last year, Melburnians had been out exploring regional Victoria again in massive…

New Zealand
New Zealand’s Most Beautiful Waterfalls

Gaze upon the natural wonder of a waterfall and you can't help but get lost. But how many have you seen in Aotearoa?  From the top…

Travel
19 Camping Essentials To Lift Your Outdoor Adventures This Winter

The phrase ‘all the gear, no idea’ is oft-thrown around the campsite, and while having that label slapped across your…

Local Escapes
LUMA Southern Light Project Is Coming To Queenstown Next Weekend So Wrap Up Warm

Forget what you know about the Southern Lights. Aurora Australis? Please… we have something much more exciting for you. Kicking…

Australia
8 Beautiful Snow Destinations In Australia To Plan Your Winter Getaway To This Year

Marshmallows over the fire, mulled wine on the deck, a European feast after an entire day of slippin’ downslope—not much beats a…

Australia
Grab Your Mates And Rent This Entire Private Island In The Whitsundays

Here’s the deal, international travel is looking like a pipe dream at the moment so we’ve found the very trip that will satisfy…

Travel Tips
Jetstar Is Dropping $10,000 Worth Of Free Flight Vouchers Today

It’s usually custom when it’s someone's birthday to buy them a present, but as Jetstar turns 17 today, they’re the…

Australia
Make Tracks To Byron Bay For This Epic Music Festival Held In A Brewery

Amazing news: Festival Of The Stone is back for 2021 and heads up, tickets will sell out real quick. For those who aren’t familiar,…

Australia
12 Of The Best Solo Getaways In Australia

Nothing is more liberating than packing your bags and taking yourself on a solo trip filled with more “me time” than you can…

Travel
Escape The City To These 4 Easy Getaways

Every year when winter rolls around, we start to feel that familiar sluggish fatigue set in. And when your hair is sticking up in all…

Australia
10 Of The Best Places To Honeymoon In Australia This Year

Truth be told, honeymoons are the best part of a wedding celebration. The aisle has been walked, the rings safely delivered, the people have…

Australia
Here’s How To Get Your Hands On The Government’s 800,000 Half Price Flights

When we dropped the news a few weeks ago that the government was doing us all a solid and delivering a $1.2 billion tourism boost with…

Travel
Here’s How You Can Win The Ultimate Remote Getaway And Work Far From Home

It’s true 2020 was the year of loungewear, online music festivals and banana bread but for a lot of us, it also transformed our…

Australia
The Ultimate First Timer’s Guide To Adelaide

Since we’re all staying on our own big ol’ island in the Southern Hemisphere these days, there’s no better time to cross a…

Australia
Qantas Has Launched Mystery Flights To Who Knows Where So Pack Your Bags

If you miss the adrenaline rush of travelling somewhere unknown, we totally feel you. There’s nothing quite like stepping off a plane…

New Zealand
Grab Your Carabiners, Here’s Where To Find New Zealand’s Best Canyoning Spots

If you’re on constant lookout for new adventure and enjoy a healthy dose of adrenaline in your bloodstream, then canyoning is a…

Things To Do
Up Your ‘Gram Game At New Zealand’s 10 Most Beautiful Lavender Farms

With its bright purple colour and distinctive floral aroma, lavender is a favourite flower for many. And while it may be known to repel…

Local Escapes
15 Epic Things To Do In Waiheke That Aren’t Drinking Wine

Don’t get us wrong—we love wine as much as the next person, and with Waiheke's famed vineyards scattered all over the…

Travel
Reconnect With Nature And See Tassie From A New Perspective With These Active Adventures

After the tumultuous year that was 2020, it’s no wonder that we’re doing holidays differently. We’re placing newfound…

New Zealand
8 Stunning New Zealand Lakes You Need To Visit At Least Once

When we think lakes, we think campfires, still waters and a sense a serenity. Sometimes it’s nice to have a reminder of the beautiful…

Wellington
50 Epic Free Things To Do In Wellington That Won’t Cost You A Penny

They say the best things in life are free and we couldn’t agree more. And while it may be hard to find a free lunch, having a good day…

Travel
Add These Adrenaline Activities In Tasmania To Your Adventure Hit List

Imagine untouched wilderness, rugged terrain, tranquil waters and your wildest adventure yet, all waiting for you just a short flight…

Travel
Book An Entire Floor At The QT For The Ultimate Party With DJs, VIP Drinks And A Pop-Up Bar

It’s something that’s usually reserved for the rich and famous, but now, you too can achieve baller status by renting out an…

Australia
Check Out 50 Of The Best Trips You Can Book Right Now

As borders reopen and Summer heats up, it’s time to make tracks. So many places to see;  so much unused annual leave to take. So…

Travel
Why This Is The Best Place For An Off-The-Grid Escape

From rugged coastlines and turquoise waters to untamed wilderness and lush mountains, Tasmania is bursting with off-the-grid beauty begging…

Travel
8 Reasons To Escape To Tasmania And Reconnect With Your Best Self

If the pandemic has taught us anything, it’s that focusing on our mental and physical wellbeing, reconnecting with those who…

Travel
Venture To Australia’s Edge And Book A Sun-Soaked Sojourn In The Tropics This Summer

International travel may be out for the holiday season but the good news is, we’ve found Australia’s hottest and most underrated…

Australia
Get Lost In 7 Sprawling Sand Dunes Across The Country

There’s a certain charm to the sprawling expanse of a sand dune, and they also give you plenty of cred on the ‘Gram. Sure,…

Travel
50 Of Australia’s Best Daycays, Staycays And Vacays

As lockdown lifts and Summer heats up, it’s time to make tracks. So many places to see; and so much unused annual leave… We…

Travel
Unwind At 6 Of Tasmania’s Most Breathtaking Retreats

As far as breathtaking holidays go, Tasmania has the sweeping views, fresh air, and gourmet dining experiences that make it your ideal…

Travel
Here’s How You Can Win 1 of 7 $15K Airbnb Travel Coupons To Use Around Australia

It sure has been a year to remember, but if there’s one thing we're taking away from 2020, it’s a newfound…

Australia
From Beachside To Bushland, Throw Down A Blanket At Australia’s Best Picnic Spots

Depending on the state, there’s been quite the disparity between what social activities one can engage in this year. There is,…

New Zealand
Here Are The 10 Best Places To Stay In The Coromandel So Pack Your Bags

The Coromandel Peninsula, home to some of the country’s most idyllic beaches, native flora and relaxed seaside towns, is the ideal…

Australia
Pack Your Bags, These Are The Most Beautiful Airbnbs In South Australia

There's a plethora of reasons to visit South Australia, stat. From the sprawling wineries, stunning peninsulas and rugged…

Australia
Take In Lagoons And Rocky Gorges With This Complete Guide To South Australia’s Kangaroo Island

Acknowledgement Of Country: Urban List respects and honours Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Elders past, present, and future. We…

Career
Treat Yourself To The Most Incredible Places To Take A “Workation” In Australia

Hot tip—if you’re able to work remotely, you need to be planning your next “workation” stat. Think relocating…

Australia
Plan A Green Getaway With The Most Gram-Worthy Sustainable Escapes In Australia

A green getaway is more than just a fun alliteration—it’s the way we should all be travelling going forward. We’re talking…

Local Escapes
Game On, You Can Now Book Yourself An Uno Or Pictionary-Themed Holiday House

Lover of board games? Always pack a deck of cards when you go on holidays? Well you’re going to love the new holiday houses that…

Australia
Take In The View From 7 Lofty Treehouse Stays On Airbnb Around Australia

Remember when you were a little tacker and you thought anything was possible? The idea that you’d grow up to be an astronaut was…

Local Escapes
Pack Your Bags, You Can Fly To Hamilton Island For Just $129 This Summer

You can stop mapping out how you’re going to tackle that 12 hour drive to Airlie Beach, because we’ve got a better idea. With…

New Zealand
Uncover Hidden Gems On This Bucket-List Worthy Retreat To New Zealand’s South Island

Our neighbour New Zealand is absolutely spoilt for choice when it comes to gram-worthy trips that will make all your mates back home…

Local Escapes
Pack The Dog Toys, This Luxe Hotel Is Now Offering Puppy-Friendly Stays

Let’s face it, border closures aren’t the only thing stopping us from going on holidays at the moment—there’s also…

Australia
Book A Stay At Australia’s Wildest Airbnbs

Gone are the days when booking your next getaway was limited to a handful of hotels. These days, the places you can stay get weirder,…

Australia
Satisfy Those Travel Urges And Snap Up The Last Seats On Qantas’ Flight To Nowhere

You’ve no doubt heard about the Qantas’ flights to nowhere selling out within 10 minutes. Well, the good news is that there are…

Australia
Step Up Your Adventuring With 5 Of The Best Alpaca Farms Worth Visiting In Australia

Sometimes, it’s just necessary to take yourself out of the nine to five hustle and treat yourself to some wide-open plains filled with…

Australia
Put Our Furry Friends First With The Best Ethical Animal Experiences Around Australia

We humans are beyond intrigued by animals, and often take any opportunity to get closer to a furry, flying or underwater friend. But more…

Australia
Plunge Into Your Gumboots With 6 Of The Most Incredible Farm Stays In Australia

Picture this, you’re sitting on a wraparound verandah, boots kicked up, cold beer (or a glass of wine — take your pick) in hand,…

Travel
Gaze Up In Awe At The Country’s Biggest Things

Australia. Home of those graffiti-covered laneways, a big white building made up of several sail-like structures and of course, a myriad of…

Local Escapes
Treat Yourself, This Uber-Luxe Camping Trip Is Better Than A European Holiday

So, you’ve finally accepted that the endless-summer escape to Europe you’ve been saving your pennies for is definitely off the…

Travel
Unplug From The World At 7 Of Australia’s Most Secluded Tiny Houses

Booking yourself and your significant other a few nights’ stay in a tiny home has without a doubt become the travel trend of 2020.…

Sustainability
Explore Mother Nature With This Epic Range Of Outdoor Gear Made From Recycled Plastic Bottles

Post-lockdown, it’s safe to say most of Australia’s population would list ‘hiking’ as one of their hobbies. And as…

Local Escapes
Start Saving, Here’s Why A Stay At This Luxe Country Lodge Should Be On Your Bucket List

If you’re looking for an epic romantic getaway location, one not too far from Brisbane but that will feel like a million miles away,…

Travel
Take In The Serenity At 7 Of Australia’s Most Remote Destinations

‘Lotta space in Australia, and for the most of us, we’ve only seen very limited parts of this vast land. Sure, your Gold Coasts,…

Australia
Get Off The Beaten Track And Check Out Australia’s Strangest Attractions

Australia’s home to some fairly iconic attractions; we’ve got that big building in Sydney made up of several white sails, a…

Travel
Pull Out The Maps, Here’s A Definitive List Of Which Borders Are Open In The Country

After months of virtual cooking masterclasses, socially-distanced walk dates and unnecessary tiffs with fellow residents of your household,…

Local Escapes
Book In Your Annual Leave, This Epic Adventure Is Your Next Getaway

We’ve all been waiting with bated breath for Coronavirus restrictions to finally lift so we can do what we do best—travel. With…

Travel
Explore Your Own Backyard With Australia’s Best Caravan Parks

Living in Australia, we are blessed with an abundance of stunning, sprawling landscapes to immerse ourselves in. Whether it’s…

Travel
Take Off Interstate, Australia Could Be Getting Another Airline Flying Between Major Cities

The number of airlines in Australia is looking like it’ll diminish with Virgin’s future up in the air, but all hope is not lost…

Australia
Make Your Way Across The Country And Check Out Australia’s Eeriest Ghost Towns

Ghost towns. You see them in flicks, you hear about your mates visiting them and you’ll often read about them on obscure international…

Australia
Pack The Wagon, These Aussie Natural Wonders Are Primed For Exploring

The Great Southern Land is spoilt for choice when it comes to big open spaces; all you really need to do is head toward the red centre and…

Travel
Pretend You’re Overseas With These Other-Worldy Local Destinations

International travel may be a distant reality, but with our own backyard filled with so many natural wonders, a bit of imagination and a…

Travel
5 Cosy Retreats In Tasmania That Are Worth The Road Trip

When road tripping through Tasmania, every route is a scenic route. And even though you need to fly there first, renting a car and driving…

Travel
Live Your Best Life With This Indulgent Sydney Weekend Itinerary

Living the lavish lifestyle of your dreams can often come at a hefty cost but we’re here to give you some sweet, sweet news. Not only…

New Zealand
Get Ready To Feast At 9 Of New Plymouth’s Best Restaurants

Home to one of one of Aotearoa’s most beautiful and towering mountains—Mount Taranaki—art galleries and black-sand…

New Zealand
Take To The Sky At One Of New Zealand’s Best Parasailing Spots

What better way to get a glimpse of the world-famous New Zealand scenic landscape than a bird’s eye view from your very own…

New Zealand
Keep It Under Your Hat, Here’s Where To Find New Zealand’s 7 Best Hidden Beaches

New Zealand has no shortage of spectacular coastlines. In fact, our country has 15,000 kilometres of coastline—making it the ninth…

Nelson
Discover The Best Things To Do In Nelson

Nelson has an undeniably relaxed vibe about it. Situated on the beautiful eastern shores of Tasman Bay, the second-oldest settled city in…

Things To Do
Throw A Towel Down On 7 Of The Absolute Best Beaches On The Gold Coast

You could be forgiven for thinking the Gold Coast is just one long stretch of sand, with nothing but the rugged good looks of lifeguards to…

Local Escapes
Meet The Aussie Travel Start-Up That Will Challenge Your Love For Airbnb

With each passing year, the more people to jump aboard the share economy, the more we’re forced to sift through mounds of sub-par…

New Zealand
Hot Spot | Everything To Eat, See And Experience In Waiheke

Just a short ferry-ride out of Auckland, is a magnificent island called Waiheke. Technically, it’s part of Auckland, but… it…

New Zealand
Pinkies Up, We’ve Found The Best Wineries On Waiheke Island

Waiheke Island is well-known for being one of the best islands in the world due to its pristine beaches and—of…

Local Escapes
Look Inside Cabarita’s New Beachside Retreat—The Hideaway Glamping

Let’s be honest, camping is not for everyone. Roughing it takes a certain type of person, and you either love it or you hate it. There…

Local Escapes
Where To Find Melbourne’s Best Hotels

To be honest, we’re always looking for an excuse for a holiday in Melbourne. Fortunately, the southern city is packed with…

Travel
7 Mini-Breaks In Tasmania That Will Warm You Up This Winter

Sitting at the world’s edge, as far south as you can go before hitting Antarctica, lies a small but bountiful isle. Where lush…