Travel

Travel & Vacations – from wanderlust to trip planner

If, like us, you permanently have a severe case of travel bug, then we think our travel features may just give you the shot in the arm of inspiration that you need. The team at est living can often be found day dreaming or discussing the essentials for the perfect trip planner. Whether you’re looking to adventure to far away places or take a vacation a little closer to home, est will share all of our top holiday destinations to ignite your very own travel ideas just so you’ll always be in the-know on where to go on holiday – no matter what time of year.

  • Casa Modesta

    Along the Algarve coast in Portugal, the hidden gem of a hotel is a family home turned eco-tourism retreat.

  • Nourishing New Year Eats

    Carla Oates aka The Beauty Chef helps us start 2017 on the right foot with nutritious, simple meal ideas.

  • Hotel La Feline Blanche

    Tucked away amongst the Mont Blanc alpine region, Hotel La Feline Blanc is perfect for a picturesque ski retreat.

  • Hotel Boca Chica

    Once a getaway for Hollywood’s elite, Acapulco is a fitting backdrop for this lovingly-restored 1950’s gem.

  • 48 Hours in Sydney

    Explore new finds and local favourites in Sydney with our curated weekender guide.

  • Shopping in Paris

    In the final entry to our Paris primer, we list the best places to shop for design, fashion and gifts in Paris.

  • A Parisian Culture Program

    In the third entry to our Paris primer, we curate an art and design itinerary to compliment days spent at Maison & Objet.

  • Right Bank Retreats

    In the second of our four-part Paris guide, we take to the Right Bank to showcase some of the most elegant homes to stay in, and the local lifestyle to enjoy.

  • Santo Maris Oia

    Our obsession with the Greek Islands reaches new heights with Santo Maris Oia, a boutique collection of suites atop Santorini’s prime sunset spot.

  • Left Bank Living

    In the first of our four-part Paris guide, we explore the vibrant left bank and handpick some of the homes to stay in for a solo endeavour, romantic getaway or family adventure.

  • Anglers Shack

    Stylist Simone Haag brings her treasure trove of vintage and Scandinavian finds to a 1960s Australian beachfront cottage.

  • Tuve Hotel

    As this year begins to get to the pointy end, this cleverly-designed Hong Kong hotel has us dreaming of a calming sensory retreat.

  • Casa Cook

    The rugged coast of Rhodes, Greece sets the backdrop for the new boutique hotel Casa Cook, designed by Michael Schickinger and Annabell Kutucu.

  • Nord House

    Nord House in Red Hill offers guests true Scandi style accommodation just a stone’s throw from all the Mornington Peninsula has to offer.

  • Ubud Retreat

    Set within the natural and cultural heart of Ubud in Bali, Bisma Eight offers a a boutique hotel experience like no other.

  • Masseria Moroseta

    Set above the ridge line overlooking the water and the town of Ostuni set beyond the olive trees, Masseria Moroseta is a true haven for those looking for laid back, stylish charm.

  • The Farm House

    In collaboration with Design Hotels, design studio Dreimeta has converted a once private residence into a nine guest room hotel, La Granja in Ibiza.

  • The Eastern Apartment

    The Eastern Apartment is a five minute stroll from the centre of Thredo Village.

Must see travel destinations

From Australia to Zimbabwe to exploring the unknown wonders of Colombia, we’ll share the must see travel sites.

Explore the best of Parisian Culture as part of our Paris travel guide, explore the coastal beauty of Philip Island with our feature on Angler’s Shack and celebrate tropical island life and boutique accommodation at The Slow in Canggu.

Get the best out of your weekend getaway when you have 48 hours in Sydney and forage through the metropolitan jungle of the Big Apple with a local tour guide who shares her insider tips of New York City. The est travel guide helps you create your own trip of a lifetime.