Travel

Sun 10 Jun 2018

Lava of islands - Hawaii a destination to dream about

Lava of islands - Hawaii a destination to dream about

Hawaii has its peaceful side, even as a volcano shoots out rocks.

We quit work to live on the road

We quit work to live on the road

FOR MOST of us, the thought of travelling abroad and ditching the nine-to-five grind usually stays as a dream — unless you try living like this couple.

Australia’s most unreliable airports

Australia’s most unreliable airports

SOMETIMES flight delays are unavoidable, but there are some Aussie airports in particular that you should avoid if you want to depart on time.

Sat 9 Jun 2018

Plane ‘three seconds from crash’

Plane ‘three seconds from crash’

THIS is the jaw-dropping moment a packed passenger plane came just metres from the water during a landing attempt that shocked onlookers.

Sneaky luggage trick you need to know

Sneaky luggage trick you need to know

IT’S one of passengers’ top peeves when it comes to flying, but it turns out there’s a sneaky way to get around it that few people try.

Fri 8 Jun 2018

Boy badly hurt passing through baggage claim

Boy badly hurt passing through baggage claim

A TWO-year-old boy is in a serious condition after he climbed onto a conveyer belt and ended up inside an airport’s baggage handling system.

Thu 7 Jun 2018

'I HAVE A BOMB': 15 minutes of pure terror on MH128

'I HAVE A BOMB': 15 minutes of pure terror on MH128

FOR 15 long minutes, 221 passengers and crew aboard Malaysia Airlines flight 128 thought they were going to die.

Passenger’s absurd airline complaint mocked

Passenger’s absurd airline complaint mocked

WHEN Stefan Lim took to an airline’s Facebook page to complain about his “utterly disappointing” premium economy experience, he didn’t expect this response.

Windowless planes are coming

Windowless planes are coming

PEERING out a plane window will become a thing of the past amid revolutionary plans to change air travel forever, resulting in cheaper, faster, more comfortable and...

Wed 6 Jun 2018

Cruising and charity

Cruising and charity

Travel Centre Coffs Harbour is not all about selling you a cruise holiday, we also support the global charity of Mercy Ships and Hands Across the Water.

Airfares are about to get more expensive

Airfares are about to get more expensive

AIRLINE bosses are worried about escalating fuel costs and yep, they say it might have to come to this.

Plane left ruined after horror flight

Plane left ruined after horror flight

PASSENGERS on an American Airlines flight feared for their lives as a terrifying hailstorm battered the nose of the plane and shattered the windscreen.

Tue 5 Jun 2018

Worst attempts to join the Mile High Club revealed

Worst attempts to join the Mile High Club revealed

MANY have fantasised about it, but getting frisky on a plane is not as sexy as it seems. Passengers and cabin crew have revealed their most awkward Mile High Club...

Man flies for 17 hours without using toilet

Man flies for 17 hours without using toilet

QANTAS has been left baffled by the odd behaviour of a business class passenger on its marathon Perth-London route.

Mon 4 Jun 2018

WORK/LIFE BALANCE: How to travel without quitting your job

WORK/LIFE BALANCE: How to travel without quitting your job

WORK/LIFE balance is at the top of many wish lists. But this guy increased his annual holidays from four weeks to 52 weeks - without quitting his job.

Sun 3 Jun 2018

How Sam survives flying long haul

How Sam survives flying long haul

THE Sunrise presenter has just come back from that small wedding in the UK. What’s her indulgence when flying 23 hours both ways?

Embrace the chill in state's coldest town

Embrace the chill in state's coldest town

Head for the Granite Belt to experience all four seasons with warm welcomes and mornings as crisp as the apples.

Seven places where the Aussie dollar is doing well

Seven places where the Aussie dollar is doing well

LOOKING for a cheap overseas holiday? These countries are where Australians can enjoy the biggest savings right now — and there are a few surprises.

The way to go is light on a flight

The way to go is light on a flight

Scaling the heights of embarrassment is no fun in airport queues as I show my husband's hoard to the horde.

Fri 1 Jun 2018

The travel hack you need to know

The travel hack you need to know

AFTER travelling the world for years, this Aussie couple has found one awesome trick along the way that has left us very impressed.

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