Virtuoso Life Australia/New Zealand - March/April 2011 - 1
AUSTRALIA | NEW ZEALAND EDITION
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10 sublime beach Resorts Top travel specialists share where they’re sending their clients for the best beach getaways.
By Larry OLmsted
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Interview Ben Lytle’s request for his travel specialist: Map out my threeyear globe-trotting plan.
47 | WeLL traveLLed
Let the spirit move you Tap into
island healing at Hawaii’s top spas.
by eLIzAbetH Woodson
the Call of Crete Answering the summons to table on this Greek island is a memorable affair.
7 PassPorT 13 | suIte taLk Inside the Taj Palace,
Mumbai’s Tata Suite, and interior designer Thierry Despont. by eLAIne GLUsAC
50 | GO Green maldives on a mission Might this nation become
the world’s first country powered by renewable energy? by CostAs CHRIst
By rOBert draper
beyond the Umbrella Stow the crossword, hold the cocktails (for now), and add some action to your next island adventure.
14 | CIty tO GO Sculpture installations and sunset cocktails in Key West.
by bob MoRRIs
53 | GIvInG BaCk
travel with meaning The president
By aarOn GuLLey
of Big Five Tours & Expeditions shares the lessons he’s learned from his elders.
by CostAs CHRIst
treasures of sicily Exploring a different kind of Italian idyll. By ted LOOs
exCLusIve Offers Discover the greatest up-to-the-minute deals and exclusives of the Virtuoso network.
face time The experience:
Communing with Easter Island’s moai.
MARCH | APRIL 2011