If kicking back on your own luxury banana lounge with a cocktail in hand sounds like your kinda thing, you need to get all over the reinvented InterContinental Hotel in Sydney's Double Bay. With a rooftop deck overlooking the harbour and some other very sophisticated inclusions planned for the redevelopment, it's set to be the city's new go-to destination for relaxation and grandeur.
I always dreamed of living in a penthouse, with a window you could stare longingly out of with a goblet of brandy - like they do on The Bold and the Beautiful. What could be better? This penthouse home was too breathtaking not to share with you, so let's look inside and gasp at its glory!
As interiors legend Karen McCartney celebrates the new edition of her book 50/60/70 Iconic Australian Houses hitting stores, I caught up with her to find out exactly what it is that makes a house iconic - and why she's smitten with Aussie homes.