LifeStyle: Travel

The world's safest cities have been revealed

Sunday  07:00,   20 august 2017
Now To Love

Switzerland makes an appearance 3 times in the top 9 safest cities in the world.Website Numbeo conducted the study by comparing user generated data and compiling an index of low to high crime rates in major cities around the[...]

Mandarin Oriental, Hong Kong review: Jet-set glamour at Hong Kong's truly luxury hotel

Sunday  07:00,   20 august 2017
MSN

The 501-room Mandarin Oriental has been emblematic of Hong Kong glamour since 1963. THE FOODThere's a host of restaurants, bars and cafes inside the hotel, as one would expect, including the two Michelin-star Pierre on the 25th floor. However,[...]

Bride-to-be sues airline for €2.9m after wedding dress disaster

Saturday  07:16,   19 august 2017
MSN

Finding your dream wedding dress isn’t an easy task which is why brides get so emotionally attached once they have found it. However, one bride-to-be had the ultimate wedding dress disaster when travelling from Boston to her native Jamaica on[...]

I Was Stranded in the ATL Airport For 48 Hours — This Is What I Learned

Saturday  07:16,   19 august 2017
MSN

As someone who flies more than 50,000 miles every year, I've experienced my fair share of flight delays. As someone who flies more than 50,000 miles every year, I've experienced my fair share of flight delays. It's usually just a minor[...]

How to Have a Economy Flying Experience That Isn't Awful

Saturday  07:16,   19 august 2017
MSN

We'd all love all our flights to be at the front of the plane, but for most of us, flying first class is a (very) rare treat. We'd all love all our flights to be at the front of the plane, but for most of us, flying first class is a[...]

What You Need to Know For an Amazing Amsterdam Adventure

Saturday  07:15,   19 august 2017
MSN

Simply put, Amsterdam is a stunner. No, scratch that thought. It's a dream destination. After just one visit, you'll forever have the image of houseboats bobbing sketched in your mind and the sound of bike bells ringing in your ears. Even a year[...]

This Boeing jet is a luxury cruise ship for the sky

Saturday  06:41,   19 august 2017
Business Insider Australia

This month, the boutique cruise line Crystal Cruises added a new vessel to its fleet. This month, the boutique cruise line Crystal Cruises added a new vessel to its[...]

How To Avoid Getting Sick On A Cruise Ship

Friday  06:55,   18 august 2017
Lifehacker Australia

Cruise ships are considered to be notorious hotbeds for illness, especially the "firing out both ends" kind. Cruise ships are considered to be notorious hotbeds for illness, especially the "firing out both ends" kind. If you'd[...]

Aussie dollars paying for ‘ten new Balis’ in Indonesian tourism boom

Friday  05:41,   18 august 2017
9News.com.au

Indonesia is planning "ten new Balis" as part of a hoped-for tourism boom, and Australian tax dollars are helping to pave the way. The government is providing funding for the initiative through the World Bank.The sites for the proposed[...]

This budget airline giant wants to stop passengers drinking at airports!

Friday  03:36,   18 august 2017
Easyvoyage

This budget airline giant wants to stop passengers drinking at airports!The carrier wants to see a ban on all sales of alcohol before 10am and a limit of two drinks per boarding pass in airports. This would be in addition to current rules which ban[...]

The reason Prince William isn't actually meant to fly on the same plane as George and Charlotte

Thursday  08:06,   17 august 2017
Harper's Bazaar (UK)

<p>We love it when the Royal Family goes on an international tour.</p>Because it tends to be just as the popular family disembarks the plane together that we see some of the best moments from the junior royals. Like Prince George's post-flight [...]

The Economist names Melbourne as world's most liveable city for seventh year running

Thursday  04:55,   17 august 2017
ABC News

<p>Melbourne has once again been named the world's most liveable city by The Economist, receiving a perfect score for healthcare, education and infrastructure.</p>The Economist Intelligence Unit's (EIU) Liveability Index ranks 140 cities[...]

Comment: Why politics belongs in the travel section

Thursday  03:35,   17 august 2017
MSN

Travel is fun, politics is not. Why put the two together? I've witnessed this plenty of times. Whenever I get even slightly political in this column, if I just mention in passing my dislike of a particular politician, or a party, or an ideology;[...]

$28.75 charge to visit Elvis' grave during vigil upsets fans

Wednesday  05:26,   16 august 2017
Associated Press

For nearly four decades, fans of the late singer Elvis Presley have made a solemn procession past his grave at his Graceland mansion during the annual candlelight vigil commemorating his death, without paying a penny.&nbsp;For nearly four[...]

A couple's innocent holiday photo is confusing blokes everywhere.

Wednesday  03:57,   16 august 2017
Mamamia

A photograph of two young lovebirds on vacation has gone viral because the top of the woman’s arm has disappeared and it appears as if she’s… carrying a palm tree.&nbsp;Initially, everyone was confused when Facebook user The Archbishop of[...]