LifeStyle: Travel

De-Clutter Your Hotel Room As Soon As You Check In

Saturday  04:37,   06 january 2018
Lifehacker Australia

Photo by William Warby A hotel room, however well appointed, is an alienating dream-space. You're supposed to do all your most intimate things in this place designed and furnished and filled by someone else. =If I'm going to spend three days in[...]

Disney World’s Worst Attraction May Finally Be Closing for Good

Friday  03:50,   05 january 2018
Travel + Leisure

While most Disney attractions around the world are beloved by the fans who ride them, even the Mouse can make a mistake. When it comes to Magic Kingdom, many fans would agree: that mistake is Stitch’s Great Escape. When it comes to Magic[...]

These are the world's safest airlines 2018

Friday  01:06,   05 january 2018
Relaxnews (AFP)

Attention nervous flyers: A new report has identified the world's safest airlines for 2018, with Qantas Airways getting a special mention. In the newest edition of's annual safest airlines list, analysts identified[...]

Jet lag: What causes it and how to get over it

Friday  00:36,   05 january 2018

Jet lag. We all suffer from it, but like so many of life's small afflictions – poverty in one's youth, taxes – jet lag affects the rich classes less. Even though a flyer in business class is crossing exactly the same number of time zones as[...]

Here's how to survive travel with your parents.

Thursday  03:21,   04 january 2018

The popularity of multi-generational travel is on the rise as Aussie adults seek to return to their roots or complete their travel bucket lists alongside their adventurous mums and dads. Imagine how special it would be to accompany your[...]

This Hotel Offers Puppy Cuddles on Demand

Thursday  00:16,   04 january 2018
Travel + Leisure

The Hotel Nikko San Francisco has appointed a “Canine Operating Officer” in charge of visiting guests and dispensing dog kisses. The Hotel Nikko San Francisco has appointed a “Canine Operating Officer” in charge of visiting guests and[...]

Inside New York's stylish new Times Square hotel and celebrity hangout which boasts one of the city's largest rooftop bars -- and has rooms from $99 a night

Wednesday  23:11,   03 january 2018
Business Insider Australia

Moxy Times Square opened its doors in September 2017. It offers guests designer rooms, co-working spaces, restaurants, bars, and a very large rooftop from the bargain price of $US99.While Airbnb is an increasingly popular option among travellers,[...]

France leads sustainability tourism index

Wednesday  03:30,   03 january 2018
Relaxnews (AFP)

France has emerged the world leader in promoting sustainable tourism, in a new report which ranks which countries are best at preserving their social, cultural and environmental capital. In The Economist's Sustainable Tourism Index, the podium is[...]

A Recent Study Shows How Travel Can Change Millennials' Lives For the Better

Wednesday  03:00,   03 january 2018

Based on our social feeds alone, it seems like more millennials are investing their money in travel and experiences than previous generations have. Global travel company Contiki recently released a new study, The Power of Travel, that[...]

10 Travel Trends on the Rise in 2018

Wednesday  02:00,   03 january 2018

Often called the wanderlust generation, more and more young people are jet-setting than ever before. We move for so many reasons — the stories, the lessons, the lifelong memories, or to see if the Indian Ocean is really that blue. And the travel[...]

What it's like to fly on TAP, the airline with the 'most handsome crew' in the world

Wednesday  01:35,   03 january 2018
Tech Insider

The things we look for in an airline are usually comfort, good service, and good value — but a recent travel ranking also put the attractiveness of the crew at the top of the list. MONOCLE’s Travel Top 50 — an annual list selected by the magazine's[...]

Best countries and cities to visit in 2018: The 18 places you should visit this year

Wednesday  00:21,   03 january 2018

Stuck for travel ideas for the next 12 months? Can't figure out where to go or what to do next? Check out the list below for my picks of 2018's best destinations. And start packing.Ten new Balis. Depending on your opinion of the original[...]

China to open its first high-end ski resort complex

Tuesday  23:51,   02 january 2018
Relaxnews (AFP)

China is set to open its first luxury, world-class ski resort complex, which local officials say will rival the skiing conditions of the Alps. Set to open in the city of Baishan in northeast China's Jilin province, the resort aims to become [...]

5 travel resolutions every family should make for the New Year

Tuesday  03:11,   02 january 2018

From setting daily photo competitions to packing more to help local community projects, Peter Moore reveals 5 ways you can make your family trips more lively, satisfying and fun in the New YearChuck in an activity, however, and all of a sudden it's[...]

Flight leaves Auckland in 2018, lands in 2017

Monday  23:56,   01 january 2018

The time-travelling plane arrived in Honolulu in a year we've already said goodbye to.Hawaiian Airlines flight HAL446 was due to depart Auckland Airport at 11:55pm on December 31,[...]