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Roaming fees see North Macedonia and Greece back on speaking terms:

February 23rd, 2019

Greece and its northern neighbour are rarely on speaking terms, but it seems the two European countries are finally on the verge of making it cheaper for their citizens to phone home.The country officially known as the Former Republic...

China's until-recently Forbidden City open to the public at night for the first time in 94 years:

February 23rd, 2019

Beijing's Forbidden City - traditionally off-limits at night for anyone except emperors, ghosts and visiting dignitaries - was lit up with lanterns and gasps after dark Tuesday as China celebrated the end of the Lunar New Year holiday.The...

Flying from Singapore to Mumbai aboard Singapore Airlines:

February 22nd, 2019

Steve Mutton flies aboard SQ422, from Singapore to Mumbai. Class: Economy, unfortunately, and waaaaay down the back in 58G (only one row behind me on this Boeing 777-200). The cabin felt a bit tired but it was clean and spacious...

What the cricketers who wouldn't fly to Napier can tell us about plane phobias:

February 22nd, 2019

A_HBT17246005.JPG The small planes that fly in and out of Napier Airport aren't for everyone. Photo / Warren BucklandWhat if the engine falls off, what if the wing snaps, what if the wheels don't go down, why is it making that...

Dubai: I've been through the desert:

February 22nd, 2019

Thomas Bywater ditches the air-conditioning for instant Araby on a long layover in Dubai. Dubai might be the most insecure city in the world.No sooner had their Saudi neighbours announced plans for a tower in Jeddah, taller than...

P&O cruise ship stays out at sea to avoid Tropical Cyclone Oma:

February 22nd, 2019

Passengers on a P&O cruise ship due to return to Brisbane tomorrow are stuck in the South Pacific as Tropical Cyclone Oma causes rough seas and strong winds. Passengers on a P&O cruise ship are being forced to stay an extra night...

Thai authorities still don't know when they'll reopen Maya Bay, made famous by The Beach:

February 22nd, 2019

Thai authorities are still unsure when they will reopen Maya Bay, a tourist hotspot made famous as the setting for the Leonardo DiCaprio movie The Beach .The beach on Thailand's Phi Phi island has been closed to visitors since...

Visiting Mexico City on $200 a day:

February 22nd, 2019

We've put together a guide for spending a perfect day in Mexico City for just $200. Mexico City is known as one of the best breakfast cities in the world— so start off with a hearty meal to fuel your day of activities. El Cardinal...

British Airways joins wave of airlines introducing 'non-binary' gender options:

February 22nd, 2019

British Airways is the latest international airline to announce it will offer a non-binary gender option when booking tickets for passengers who identify outside of male or female.The British carrier's announcement follows similar...

Faroe Islands offer free working holidays, while turning away tourists:

February 22nd, 2019

One of the most talked about destinations of 2019 are the tiny Faroe Island archipelago Breathlessly dubbed "the new Iceland" the eighteen rugged volcanic islands have much of the rugged, untouched charm that the better known North...

Burning Man's Marian Goodell 'disinvites' social media influencers:

February 22nd, 2019

Burning Man, the sprawling Nevada desert utopia for eccentrics, has taken a stand against "social media influencers" in an attempt to get back to its roots. First established in 1986, the annual Burning Man event takes place in...

He Tangata: Nadine Toe Toe of Kohutapu Lodge and Tribal Tours:

February 21st, 2019

Elisabeth Easther meets Nadine Toe Toe of Kohutapu Lodge and Tribal Tours, Murupara. My first job after leaving school was presenting the farm show at Rainbow Farm. I'd grown up on a dairy farm in a little country town called Ngakuru....

Snow in Las Vegas! Strip gets first white stuff in decade:

February 21st, 2019

A winter storm brought rare snowfall to the Las Vegas Strip, dusting casino marquees and prompting revelers to erect a snowman near the famous "Welcome to Las Vegas" sign.1.3 centimetres of the white stuff began falling late Wednesday,...

Flying from Taipei to Sydney aboard China Airlines:

February 21st, 2019

Lincoln Tan flies aboard China Airlines flight CI151 from Taipei to Sydney. The plane: Thrilled to be on board the airline's newest aircraft, an A330-300. Overhead storage was larger than normal, making it easier to get things...

Ask Away: Should you wrap your bag for extra protection?:

February 21st, 2019

Eli Orzessek answers your travel questions. In my travels, I've noticed a lot of kiosks at airports offering a service where they wrap your luggage in plastic. Does this actually do anything to protect your bags? Belinda Getting...

My holidays: Comedian Mary Bourke:

February 21st, 2019

Mary Bourke brings her stand-up show I Can Make You Irish! to the Auckland Fringe 2019 . Catch her at The Classic from tonight until March 2. What was your greatest holiday? I was doing a comedy tour of Cambodia and we spent...

Could airlines spy on us through in-flight entertainment systems?:

February 21st, 2019

Could your airline be spying on you as you fly? One passenger brought up the possibility after discovering a small camera under his TV screen.Singapore Airlines passenger Vitaly Kamluk discovered the camera while travelling on one...

'Extinct' Giant Galapagos Tortoise discovered 100 years after last sighting on Fernandina:

February 21st, 2019

A species of giant tortoise believed to be extinct has been discovered alive and well, more than 100 years after being eradicated from the Galapagos Islands.The environment minister to Ecuador, Marcelo Mata announced the discovery...

Experiencing the heart of Japan in Unesco protected Iwami Ginzan:

February 21st, 2019

Alex Robertson finds his feet in the perfectly preserved historic silver-mining town of Iwami Ginzan. Mr Arime stands outside his shop in Iwami Ginzan, the Unesco World Heritage silver-mining town at the heart of Shimane Prefecture....

UK expands no-fly zone for drones around airports:

February 21st, 2019

The no-fly zone for drones around British airports is being extended to 5 kilometres in an attempt to avert disruptions like the December groundings of flights at Gatwick Airport, officials said Wednesday.The Department for Transport...

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