LifeStyle: Travel

Passengers will soon have one less thing to argue about on long flights.

Tuesday  05:07,   21 february 2017
Mamamia

There are few things more annoying than sitting next to someone on a long flight who refuses to keep the window shutters closed. The moment the rest of the aisle attempts to get some sleep during a 15-hour haul, the person next to the[...]

Glamorous airline pilot becomes Instagram sensation with stunning snaps from cockpit and exotic destinations she's paid to visit

Tuesday  05:06,   21 february 2017
Mirror

Eser Aksan Erdogan, 31, has amassed a legion of fans after sharing selfies in her uniform and shots from her down time in places such as Thailand and Mexico.Eser Aksan Erdogan has amassed a legion of fans after sharing selfies of herself in the[...]

Lost Futures: The vanishing architecture of Britain

Tuesday  04:21,   21 february 2017
MSN

<p>Owen Hopkins’ new book “Lost Futures: The Disappearing Architecture of Post-War Britain”, published by the Royal Academy of Arts, studies the rise and fall of buildings constructed in Britain between 1945 and 1979.&nbsp;</p>The 112-page [...]

Chile's Marble Caves Might Just Be the Most Beautiful Natural Wonder

Tuesday  04:10,   21 february 2017
House Beautiful

Being inside these caves is like being inside the Aurora Borealis.The peninsula doesn't sit deadpan on the water - propped up on rock pillars, formed by 6,000 years of waves slapping up against calcium carbonate, the underside has eroded into a[...]

People are freaking out about American Airlines' new 'basic economy' tickets - but it may not be as bad as it seems

Tuesday  03:06,   21 february 2017
Business Insider Australia

These days, few terms engender such strong and visceral reactions from US airline passengers than "basic economy".These days, few terms engender such strong and visceral reactions from US airline passengers than "basic[...]

Rolls-Royce plans crewless ships by 2020

Monday  03:51,   20 february 2017
Sky News

Rolls-Royce is planning to release the first of its fleet of crewless ships by 2020. The engineering giant is working with government-backed groups across northern Europe on the autonomous vessels.The company estimates that the move could cut sea[...]

Parents sue QANTAS after their child was injured on flight

Monday  03:51,   20 february 2017
NowToLove

One family are currently seeking more than $200K after their little boy’s pinky was maimed on board an A330 flight from Manila to Sydney last month.According to KidSpot, the injury has caused young Cameron to lose part of his[...]

Peruvian pilgrimage to the Rainbow Mountain

Monday  03:50,   20 february 2017
MSN

Nina Karnikowski discovers how to push herself and conquer her biggest fears in the mountains of Peru.What's the worst that will happen? I[...]

Airbnb is officially getting into the luxury vacation home business

Monday  03:50,   20 february 2017
Business Insider Australia

Airbnb got its start when its founders set up an air mattress in their apartment living room and rented it out to visiting tourists.&nbsp;Now nearly 10 years later, Airbnb has expanded from a cheap air mattress in a crowded city apartment to[...]

These Transparent Kayaks Give You Incredible Views of the Ocean While You Paddle

Monday  03:50,   20 february 2017
Travel + Leisure

For those who want to see just how dazzling the ocean's coral reefs and marine life can be, a kayak company has the answer. The Crystal Explorer from Florida's Crystal Kayak Company is a completely transparent canoe-kayak hybrid that lets you[...]

The insider tricks that'll save you money when you book airfares.

Monday  03:50,   20 february 2017
Mamamia

Everyone has that friend who somehow manages to book cheap flights out of nowhere. “I just casually booked $99 flights to Thailand, including luggage!” she says, while you casually bang your head against a wall after cursing yourself for paying an[...]

Air travel safety: How safe air travel is compared with other forms of transport

Monday  03:20,   20 february 2017
MSN

Although they attract enormous attention, commercial aircraft crashes are a lot like shark attacks. Measured against the number of air travellers, the number of deaths from air crashes is minuscule. The index the airline industry prefers to use is[...]

Pilots Swear by This Carry-on Bag

Monday  03:20,   20 february 2017
Travel + Leisure

Finding the perfect carry-on bag is a bit of an oxymoron: what you need to pack can vary wildly, depending on your destination and the length of your trip.&nbsp;• Pilots love Brightline[...]

Virgin Australia is starting flights to Hong Kong

Sunday  03:50,   19 february 2017
Business Insider Australia

Virgin Australia is about to start flying to Hong Kong.&nbsp;The airline today announced an alliance with HNA Aviation (which owns 20% of Virgin Australia), Hong Kong Airlines and HK Express to code share to Hong Kong and on to[...]

Taking items from hotel rooms: What can you take from your hotel room?

Sunday  03:50,   19 february 2017
MSN

Chances are you've come across something in a hotel room that would look just swell in your own home.The water substitute in the miniature gin and vodka bottles, the whiskey that gets replaced with weak tea, the hole in the bottom of the beer[...]