Travel

Sun 18 Feb 2018

Horrible truth about long-term travel

Horrible truth about long-term travel

ANYONE who tells you long-term travel is glamorous is lying. Kindly enjoy this list of every sticky situation I found myself in while abroad for a year.

Passengers reject 'unacceptable’ offer after cruise from hell

Passengers reject 'unacceptable’ offer after cruise from...

PASSENGERS on board a cruise that descended into three days of violence have rubbished the company’s offer of compensation.

Sat 17 Feb 2018

Make a great Cape escape

Make a great Cape escape

South Africa's port city is a fascinating hub of history and culture, nestled beneath the spectacular Table Mountain

Sojourn to savour in the heart of Melbourne

Sojourn to savour in the heart of Melbourne

The Victorian capital's famous foodie attractions whet the appetite for a sophisticated city break

Thu 15 Feb 2018

A sunrise so spectacular it's raised fears for public safety

A sunrise so spectacular it's raised fears for public safety

A SPECTACULAR sunrise has been caught on film shining over Haleakala National Park in Hawaii - and crowds are jumping over each other to catch it.

Tue 13 Feb 2018

Reporter goes undercover to bust hotels

Reporter goes undercover to bust hotels

IRINA got a job as a hotel cleaner in order to lift the lid on exactly what staff get up to in your room. Get ready to be very disturbed

The highlight of my trip to China cost 20¢

The highlight of my trip to China cost 20¢

China’s masked wonders — those adorable black and white bears — are just the beginning in the emerging city of Chengdu, capital of sizzling Sichuan Province

Darwin: Just add water

Darwin: Just add water

Experience the Top End during the wet season for all its thunderous glory

Moment woman walks from chopper crash

Moment woman walks from chopper crash

A WOMAN is seen walking away from the fiery wreckage of the helicopter crash that killed three in the Grand Canyon in an incredible photo.

Mon 12 Feb 2018

Dad’s sneaky luggage trick is the ultimate in humiliating acts

Dad’s sneaky luggage trick is the ultimate in humiliating...

YOU may think you have the most embarrassing father in the world, but be thankful he hasn’t done anything like this.

Aussie killed in brutal bar fight

Aussie killed in brutal bar fight

AN Australian man is dead after a brutal bar fight in a notorious Thai party town.

Sun 11 Feb 2018

Panic as door falls off plane

Panic as door falls off plane

PASSENGERS were horrified when their plane’s emergency exit door fell off its hinges. But the airline is denying responsibility, blaming someone on board.

Sat 10 Feb 2018

Making the most of Mexico

Making the most of Mexico

When travel arrangements don't work it can be a drag - and as Ann found - that may be the best thing about Puerto Vallarta

Cruise to Mackay in 2020-21?

Cruise to Mackay in 2020-21?

Tourism and Events Queensland in talks to bring cruise liners to Mackay

Fri 9 Feb 2018

Outrage over ‘freeloading’ couple

Outrage over ‘freeloading’ couple

AN AUSTRALIAN man and his German partner found a way to travel New Zealand on the cheap — and it’s made people very upset.

How about a holiday in Hobart?

How about a holiday in Hobart?

Postcards with Glenda Halliwell

Thu 8 Feb 2018

Weird laws that could get you in trouble

Weird laws that could get you in trouble

The world is filled with unusual rules that you might not even realise you’re breaking. Here are some of the most bizarre and dangerous examples

‘It just didn’t look right’: Hot-air balloon crashes

‘It just didn’t look right’: Hot-air balloon crashes

BREAKING: Seven people have been taken to hospital with injuries after a hot air balloon crash landed north east of Melbourne

Wed 7 Feb 2018

Mystery of ‘hostie’ images on lost phone

Mystery of ‘hostie’ images on lost phone

A PASSENGER left her phone behind on a plane. Days later, some very strange images started appearing on her iCloud.

What is wrong with this picture?

What is wrong with this picture?

PASSENGERS are being “tricked” out of their money when they book flights, and they are angry. Now the airlines are under investigation.

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