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Wed 28 Aug 2019

How Brisbane has redefined its image

How Brisbane has redefined its image

With its melting pot of culture, the city is no longer just Sydney or Melbourne's inferior little cousin.

Tue 27 Aug 2019

Ridiculous amount it costs to ride anti-Adani bus

premium_icon Ridiculous amount it costs to ride anti-Adani bus

For a hefty 'donation' you can secure your seat on new tours of CQ

Bali's drastic solution for misbehaving Aussies tourists

Bali's drastic solution for misbehaving Aussies tourists

Too often we hear stories of Australian tourists being violent, disrespectful and breaking the law in Bali. Now there are calls for a tougher approach.

Mon 26 Aug 2019

Simple mistake costing you hundreds

Simple mistake costing you hundreds

If you thought taking a ski trip this winter would be cheap, think again. These mistakes will cost you dearly, but here’s how to avoid them.

Sun 25 Aug 2019

Gold Coast finds its new rhythm in cultural revolution

Gold Coast finds its new rhythm in cultural revolution

The city is out to prove it's more than tans and tourism, with plans to take its arts and music scene global.

Sat 24 Aug 2019

$200 trick will change how you fly

$200 trick will change how you fly

For just a couple of hundred dollars, this cheeky upgrade when booking your next flight will make your journey almost as good as business.

Chic AirBNB lures Insta-famous guests

premium_icon Chic AirBNB lures Insta-famous guests

A New York-style loft a stroll from Mooloolaba beach has become the unexpected AirBNB success luring Instagram influencers, brands and guests in droves.

Fish industry's state-wide fear of 'death by regulation'

premium_icon Fish industry's state-wide fear of 'death by regulation'

Seafood industry leaders blast planned changes at Tin Can Bay AGM and say it could wreck Tin Can Bay's dolphin tourism as well as fishing economy

Fri 23 Aug 2019

15 seconds of hell thanks to flyers’ mistakes

15 seconds of hell thanks to flyers’ mistakes

Just 15 seconds of turbulence on a flight was so extreme, passengers prepared for the end — and flight attendants blamed one thing.

Thu 22 Aug 2019

Qantas a step closer to 19-hour flights

Qantas a step closer to 19-hour flights

Qantas wants to fly us direct from Sydney to New York and London. First, it needs to make sure we can handle the marathon journey.

Wed 21 Aug 2019

Surprising 20km Medicare rule you need to know

Surprising 20km Medicare rule you need to know

A DANGEROUS assumption about Medicare is costing Australian holiday-makers thousands. Here’s where they’re getting caught out.

Sunset at Karumba Point reveals hidden beauty of travel

Sunset at Karumba Point reveals hidden beauty of travel

The sun is the star of the show in Gulf country, where there's time to ponder the past while making new memories.

Stranded in Bali on life support

premium_icon Stranded in Bali on life support

An Australian father-of-five is stranded in Bali on life support after having a stroke while on holiday

Tue 20 Aug 2019

Stash of bottles could mean jail for couple

Stash of bottles could mean jail for couple

They might look like a bunch of bottles, but the contents within each is enough to land this couple behind bars for six years.

Aussie’s ‘reckless’ act after a night out

Aussie’s ‘reckless’ act after a night out

After a big night out in one of the world’s party cities, this Aussie tourist had a simple request: Take him to one of the world’s most dangerous suburbs.

Mystery stone baffles scientists

Mystery stone baffles scientists

An artefact housed in a small crypt in London is said to have mystical powers. Yet scientists have no idea where it came from.

Mon 19 Aug 2019

DIVE IN: Why now is the perfect time to swim with whales

premium_icon DIVE IN: Why now is the perfect time to swim with whales

If you have ever thought about swimming with whales, now is the time to dive in

Sun 18 Aug 2019

Best way to keep a Tokyo adventure on track

Best way to keep a Tokyo adventure on track

Seeing one of the world's busiest cities takes planning, research ... and trains.

Sat 17 Aug 2019

$12k in three weeks: ‘An addiction’

$12k in three weeks: ‘An addiction’

Jarrod Partridge and his wife racked up a $12,000 credit card bill on a “no-expense spared” three-week holiday to Japan.

What happened in hotel room 49?

What happened in hotel room 49?

A horror death has changed this tiny island forever. This is the story of a luxurious resort, an investment banker and a dead handyman. WARNING: Graphic

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