Thousands of Millennials take a backpacking pilgrimage to Australia every year, a trend that is greatly benefiting the country’s agricultural industry

Backpacker tourism: Australia’s wandering workforce

Thousands of Millennials take a backpacking pilgrimage to Australia every year, a trend that is greatly benefiting the country’s agricultural industry

As the 2014 Commonwealth Games fade into memory, attention is already shifting towards the next host city – and there’s a lot more to Australia's Gold Coast than just a set of new tennis courts

Australia’s Gold Coast fast becomes a top place to travel to, and settle

As the 2014 Commonwealth Games fade into memory, attention is already shifting towards the next host city – and there’s a lot more to Australia’s Gold Coast than just a set of new tennis courts

The National Maritime Museum has beaten off the Aussies over an English masterpiece, but we may not have heard the end of the heated debate on artistic heritage

Australia wants its art back

The National Maritime Museum has beaten off the Aussies over an English masterpiece, but we may not have heard the end of the heated debate on artistic heritage

Jane Anson introduces us to her pick of the Australian 'terroir-led' wines

Australian reds

Jane Anson introduces us to her pick of the Australian ‘terroir-led’ wines

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Australia

Australia is a highly urbanised nation, with the majority of the population squeezed into a few cities clinging to the coast. Inside lies the Australian …

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Ravaged by climate change, Australia’s iconic Great Barrier Reef is facing the worst crisis in its history. Without drastic action, we risk losing one of the most valuable ecosystems on our planet

Saving the Great Barrier Reef

Ravaged by climate change, Australia’s iconic Great Barrier Reef is facing the worst crisis in its history. Without drastic action, we risk losing one of the most valuable ecosystems on our planet

Haiti’s history is one of both greatness and tragedy. Now known as the poorest country in the western hemisphere, the state is looking to tourism for a second chance

Haiti experiences a tourism revival

Haiti’s history is one of both greatness and tragedy. Now known as the poorest country in the western hemisphere, the state is looking to tourism for a second chance

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Advances in passenger service systems mean airlines are increasingly connected, with consumers more integral to the development process than ever before

Airlines are more reliant on information technology than ever

Advances in passenger service systems mean airlines are increasingly connected, with consumers more integral to the development process than ever before

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OverseasGuidesCompany.com supplies some helpful tips on how to maintain your social life and make new friends after moving abroad

How to stay social after moving abroad

OverseasGuidesCompany.com supplies some helpful tips on how to maintain your social life and make new friends after moving abroad

Sitting at the junction of Europe and Asia, Istanbul has the potential to become one of the world’s standout business hubs – once its start-ups have secured the capital that anxious investors are unwilling to provide

Istanbul: where worlds collide

Sitting at the junction of Europe and Asia, Istanbul has the potential to become one of the world’s standout business hubs – once its start-ups have secured the capital that anxious investors are unwilling to provide

Though it was once seen as the retail gateway into the African continent, South Africa has failed to live up to that reputation

South Africa has a lot of potential, but not enough growth

Though it was once seen as the retail gateway into the African continent, South Africa has failed to live up to that reputation

The meetings industry has responded positively to a changing working environment following a series of quite extraordinary adjustments

IACC: what changes can we expect in the meetings industry?

The meetings industry has responded positively to a changing working environment following a series of quite extraordinary adjustments

The strength of sterling will affect how much visitors to the Rugby World Cup have to spend

What do currency changes mean for Rugby World Cup fans?

The strength of sterling will affect how much visitors to the Rugby World Cup have to spend

For centuries, the influence of China has been felt across the globe. But the Asian superpower’s growing authority doesn’t only affect the economy: China’s impressive presence is also having an impact on culinary habits

Chinese cuisine takes centre stage across the world

For centuries, the influence of China has been felt across the globe. But the Asian superpower’s growing authority doesn’t only affect the economy: China’s impressive presence is also having an impact on culinary habits

Looking out upon a stunning seafront vista, the Shangri-La Hotel The Marina, Cairns is positioned within a site of remarkable natural splendour

Shangri-La The Marina, Cairns

Looking out upon a stunning seafront vista, the Shangri-La Hotel The Marina, Cairns is positioned within a site of remarkable natural splendour

Every year, OverseasGuidesCompany.com (OGC), publishes a detailed look at the comparative cost of living across Europe – and further afield

Where is it cheapest to live in Europe?

Every year, OverseasGuidesCompany.com (OGC), publishes a detailed look at the comparative cost of living across Europe – and further afield

While the air travel industry remains one of the safest in the world, travelling regularly for business inevitably provides employees and employers alike with a unique set of risks

How to travel wisely

While the air travel industry remains one of the safest in the world, travelling regularly for business inevitably provides employees and employers alike with a unique set of risks

While largely unknown in many countries, rugby union has been gaining momentum as one of the world's most profitable sports. The upcoming Rugby World Cup 2015 in England will act as a showcase of the sport’s recently commercialised image

Rugby becomes an increasingly lucrative sport

While largely unknown in many countries, rugby union has been gaining momentum as one of the world’s most profitable sports. The upcoming Rugby World Cup 2015 in England will act as a showcase of the sport’s recently commercialised image

The year may have gotten off to a tragic start for the amiable chief of AirAsia, but his fearless determination suggests that Tony Fernandes is more than ready to face the challenges ahead

AirAsia’s Tony Fernandes sets his sights high

The year may have gotten off to a tragic start for the amiable chief of AirAsia, but his fearless determination suggests that Tony Fernandes is more than ready to face the challenges ahead

As the home of one of Europe's largest congress centres and the host of Expo 2015, Milan is a key player on the global conference and exhibition scene

MiCo cements Milan’s position as a conference and exhibition leader

As the home of one of Europe’s largest congress centres and the host of Expo 2015, Milan is a key player on the global conference and exhibition scene

The weather, quality of life and scenery were all cited as some of the most popular reasons Brits choose to move abroad. So where are they relocating to?

The top 5 destinations Brits are moving to

The weather, quality of life and scenery were all cited as some of the most popular reasons Brits choose to move abroad. So where are they relocating to?

Whether making a lengthy business trip or a series of short city breaks, Frasers Hospitality strives to make sure that every stay counts

Frasers Hospitality: a global leader in hospitality

Whether making a lengthy business trip or a series of short city breaks, Frasers Hospitality strives to make sure that every stay counts

MSC Cruises offers an impressive range of journeys across the world, and is the winner of Business Destinations' Best MICE Cruise Company in the Middle East, 2014 award

MSC Cruises sails into travellers’ hearts

MSC Cruises offers an impressive range of journeys across the world, and is the winner of Business Destinations’ Best MICE Cruise Company in the Middle East, 2014 award

Over a year on from her mammoth three-year, 10,000-mile walking expedition, Business Destinations speaks to National Geographic’s 2014 Explorer of the Year Sarah Marquis about some of her travelling highlights

Lust for travel: explorer Sarah Marquis tells us about her adventures

Over a year on from her mammoth three-year, 10,000-mile walking expedition, Business Destinations speaks to National Geographic’s 2014 Explorer of the Year Sarah Marquis about some of her travelling highlights

Food and drink events Winter 2015

While the long months of winter might feel dreary to some, for others they signal the arrival of some of the world’s greatest culinary festivals

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In 2011 Christchurch was flattened by the most destructive earthquake New Zealand has ever seen. But as the Christchurch Rebuild project gets underway, the city is shaping up to become better than ever before

Christchurch bites back after devastating 2011 earthquake

In 2011 Christchurch was flattened by the most destructive earthquake New Zealand has ever seen. But as the Christchurch Rebuild project gets underway, the city is shaping up to become better than ever before

A storm of political instability has put Bangkok back in the limelight this year. Laura French takes a look at the changing face of the world’s most infamous city, where streets heaving with seediness meet a business hub brimming with opportunity

Bangkok transforms into tech hub

A storm of political instability has put Bangkok back in the limelight this year. Laura French takes a look at the changing face of the world’s most infamous city, where streets heaving with seediness meet a business hub brimming with opportunity

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Silicon Valley has been king of the start-up world for decades, but not for lack of competition. Lizzie Meager counts down ten of its rivals

10 of the hottest start-up locations

Silicon Valley has been king of the start-up world for decades, but not for lack of competition. Lizzie Meager counts down ten of its rivals

Hotel of choice for international sports stars, The Torch Doha gives every guest a true taste of Qatari luxury

Experience the wonders of Qatar with The Torch Doha

Hotel of choice for international sports stars, The Torch Doha gives every guest a true taste of Qatari luxury

In the heart of Europe, Montenegro is the ideal location for medical tourism, and Optimal Day Hospital is the perfect place for expert eye treatment

Eye specialist Optimal benefits from Montenegro’s medical tourism boom

In the heart of Europe, Montenegro is the ideal location for medical tourism, and Optimal Day Hospital is the perfect place for expert eye treatment

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From the ashes of a bloody civil war, modern Sri Lanka was born. Today it is one of the most promising business destinations in Asia, with unprecedented growth and plenty of opportunity. Rita Lobo looks at the long road from war to riches

All eyes on Sri Lanka

From the ashes of a bloody civil war, modern Sri Lanka was born. Today it is one of the most promising business destinations in Asia, with unprecedented growth and plenty of opportunity. Rita Lobo looks at the long road from war to riches

Lynne Martin is determined to make the most of her life by renouncing possessions and travelling the world, and now she's encouraging others to do the same

73 years old and travelling the world: the adventures of Lynne Martin

Lynne Martin is determined to make the most of her life by renouncing possessions and travelling the world, and now she’s encouraging others to do the same

Located in the bustling business area of Orchard Road, Singapore Marriott Hotel and its dedicated events team are the apple of the city’s corporate eye

Singapore Marriott is the best business hotel on the island

Located in the bustling business area of Orchard Road, Singapore Marriott Hotel and its dedicated events team are the apple of the city’s corporate eye

The best events around the world this season

Summer’s leisure and cultural highlights

The best events around the world this season

Food festivals are increasing in popularity, and interesting niche versions are springing up across the globe. Here are three of the best

The season’s best food and drink events

Food festivals are increasing in popularity, and interesting niche versions are springing up across the globe. Here are three of the best

Here are eight top tips to make your move abroad as seamless as possible

Moving abroad? No need to sweat with these handy tips

Here are eight top tips to make your move abroad as seamless as possible

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Does the thought of planning a family trip to Paris conjure up images of despair rather than delight? Never fear, Family Twist takes care of every detail, making sure your family break in Paris is one to remember

How to plan the perfect Paris family holiday

Does the thought of planning a family trip to Paris conjure up images of despair rather than delight? Never fear, Family Twist takes care of every detail, making sure your family break in Paris is one to remember

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Camping needn’t mean roughing it; glamping holidays provide adventurous travellers with luxurious, eco-friendly accommodation

Glamping: the tent commandments

Camping needn’t mean roughing it; glamping holidays provide adventurous travellers with luxurious, eco-friendly accommodation

Lack of cocktails and 250 Russians come close to pushing Stuart White over the edge as he travels through the Red Sea

A nervous breakdown in the desert? Stuart White comes close

Lack of cocktails and 250 Russians come close to pushing Stuart White over the edge as he travels through the Red Sea

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From trendsetter to bestseller, Juliana Buhring talks to Joss Wyatt about Guinness World Records, oranges and inner greatness

Juliana Buhring: around the world by bike in 152 days

From trendsetter to bestseller, Juliana Buhring talks to Joss Wyatt about Guinness World Records, oranges and inner greatness

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