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Simpson Desert Travel Guide

ARTICLES

World's Strangest Bars

These wild watering holes—lodged underwater, built within a tree, or carved of ice—make for memorable happy hours from Scandinavia to Antarctica.

Bringing Local Culture to Hotels

Hotels used to be the last place you'd find enriching interactions with the local population—until now. Shane Mitchell looks at a new wave of retreats...

Australia's Rustic-chic Lodges

From a retrofitted whistle-stop to a cabin at a cattle ranch, a new circuit of intimate lodges brings travelers to the heart of Australia
HOTELS

Birdsville Hotel

The Birdsville sits at the edge of Australia’s Simpson Desert, home to fat-tailed marsupial mice, sand dunes, and little else. (Aussies say it’s located “out in bloody... more ›


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