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Bad news for Aussie travellers

Big price rises on the way for Aussie travellers in 2020: report

Bad news for Aussie travellers

Travel prices within Australia set to rise by almost double the global average.

Cruise boss tells all

CMV cruise boss explains the science behind creating a compelling cruise season

Cruise boss tells all

Imagine putting together six different seasons for a fleet of ships cruising around the world.

Strange custom confiscations

The strangest items confiscated at customs

Strange custom confiscations

You’d be amazed at some of the items that have been confiscated at customs.

Weird passenger ‘perversion’

What do you think of this strange passenger perversion?

Weird passenger ‘perversion’

There are two types of airport people: late people and early people. Which one are ...

Eight dark tourism destinations

Your complete guide to visiting dark tourism destinations

Eight dark tourism destinations

Why do dark tourism sites draw millions of tourists every year?

Foreign exchange secrets

Four foreign exchange secrets for travellers

Foreign exchange secrets

Four foreign exchange tips to consider before travelling overseas.

How to skip the line at attractions

Three ways to skip the lines at tourist attractions

How to skip the line at attractions

Sick of the lines at busy tourist attractions? Here’s how to skip them.

How to drive a cruiser crazy

Annoying habits that drive cruise passengers crazy

How to drive a cruiser crazy

Travel expert Gary Bembridge shares the 12 things that drive cruisers crazy.

Aussie town tops APAC best list

Aussie favourite named best Asia-Pacific destination

Aussie town tops APAC best list

An Aussie hotspot has been named the number one Asia-Pacific destination for 2019.

How travel improves retirement

Why the Government should promote travel as a health measure

How travel improves retirement

Academic says local tourism helps retiree wellbeing and improves ageing.

Pilots don’t want you to know …

Pilots don’t want you to know …

Pilots don’t want you to know …

What do pilots do they don’t want passengers to know about?

China’s favourite Aussie brand

China’s favourite Aussie travel brands will surprise you

China’s favourite Aussie brand

Ever wondered which brands are most respected by our Chinese visitors?

Is Iran really that bad?

Travel Vision: Is Iran really that bad?

Is Iran really that bad?

Dutch documentarian goes to Iran to see if the western media has it all wrong.

Why are Fijians so happy?

Why are Fijians so happy?

Why are Fijians so happy?

Why are Fijians so happy? Because they live in the place where happiness finds you.

First-time travellers’ biggest fears

First-time travellers’ biggest fears

First-time travellers’ biggest fears

These are the biggest fears felt by first-time travellers.

Spytech installed on tourist phones

Is China installing surveillance apps on tourists’ smartphones?

Spytech installed on tourist phones

Investigation finds that Chinese authorities are installing spy apps on tourists’ phones.

No passport, no problems!

Passports could soon be replaced by smartphone

No passport, no problems!

A new trial could soon see the end of paper passports in favour of smartphones. ...

Best Latin American rail journeys

Nine best Latin American rail journeys

Best Latin American rail journeys

Nine rail tours that take in all the very best that Latin America has to ...

Are the ‘frills’ worth it?

Full-cost carriers or budget airlines: Which offer better value?

Are the ‘frills’ worth it?

Expert compares costs of flights on major airlines with budget airlines.

Oregon is a travel fantasy

Oregon creates the ultimate travel fantasy

Oregon is a travel fantasy

Travel Oregon has animated its state, creating the ultimate travel fantasy.

Singapore loses its crown

Singapore Airlines loses its world’s best crown to Qatar

Singapore loses its crown

Singapore Airlines loses its crown, and Qantas makes a return trip to the top 10. ...

Prep and pack for a long flight

Travel Vision: How to prepare and pack for a long-haul flight

Prep and pack for a long flight

Expert shares tips on packing and preparing for a long-haul flight and overseas holiday.

Spare a thought for the locals

Life inside the world’s most overcrowded destinations

Spare a thought for the locals

Have you ever spared a thought for the locals who live in popular tourist destinations?

A brief history of cruising

A brief history of cruising

A brief history of cruising

Cruise expert Douglas Ward explains how cruising began.

Things you can only do in Scotland

Five things you can only do in Scotland

Things you can only do in Scotland

Five activities unique to Scotland, and how to see this bonnie land on a budget.

Frequent flyer revamp a good thing?

Who benefits most from Qantas’ frequent flyer revamp?

Frequent flyer revamp a good thing?

Who will benefit from the Qantas frequent flyer overhaul? You, Qantas or its nemesis?

Most common cause of delays

Study reveals the most common causes of airport delays

Most common cause of delays

Who knew beards would cause so much damage to our holidays?

How to get more leg room

Cheap and cheeky tricks to get you more leg room

How to get more leg room

Ever wanted to know how to get more leg room on a plane?

Always wear your seatbelt

Here’s why you should always wear your seatbelt

Always wear your seatbelt

There’s a reason the captain says you should wear your seatbelt at all times.

Big news for airlines

Big news for airlines may mean lower fares

Big news for airlines

Big news for Australian airlines that will hopefully translate to lower fares.

No more missed connections

No more missed connections

No more missed connections

United launches a new tool that eliminates missed connections from your itinerary.

Solo cruising made affordable

Solo cruising made affordable

Solo cruising made affordable

Coral Expeditions is expanding its solo traveller program.

Qantas says bye to shonky scales

Qantas says bye to shonky scales

Qantas says bye to shonky scales

Qantas will remove all ‘shonky’ analogue scales from airports.

Whale of a time in the Whitsundays

Whale of a time in the Whitsundays

Whale of a time in the Whitsundays

Jodi Clark shares her Whitsundays whale experience.

See more of Melbourne

See more of Melbourne

See more of Melbourne

Iconic Melbourne properties, usually closed to the public, are open for the weekend.

Tom Gleeson’s Sydney spoof

Tom Gleeson’s Sydney spoof

Tom Gleeson’s Sydney spoof

Tom Gleeson slays Sydney as a tourist destination.

Over-tourism: Is there a better way?

Over-tourism: Is there a better way?

Over-tourism: Is there a better way?

Locals have a love/hate relationship with tourism. Is there a way to make them happy?

Busting budget travel myths

Busting budget travel myths

Busting budget travel myths

Leon busts five budget travel myths.

Guaranteed empty seat next to you

Guaranteed empty seat next to you

Guaranteed empty seat next to you

One clever airline has created a fare where no-one sits in the seat next to ...

US extreme vetting includes Aussies

US extreme vetting includes Aussies

US extreme vetting includes Aussies

Aussie travellers must disclose social media account info for access to the US.

Qantas announces new partner

Qantas announces new partner

Qantas announces new partner

New alliance could lead to lower fares, more convenience and faster travel times.

No detergent portable washer

No detergent portable washer

No detergent portable washer

This portable washer uses new technology to clean your clothes without detergent.

Chernobyl 33 years later

Chernobyl 33 years later

Chernobyl 33 years later

What you’d see on a day tour of Chernobyl.

Virgin cutting baggage allowance

Virgin cutting baggage allowance

Virgin cutting baggage allowance

Virgin reduces the baggage allowance for its Velocity frequent flyers.

Aussie airports under threat

Aussie airports under threat

Aussie airports under threat

Australia’s major airports are under threat, but nobody seems to care.

How to get half-price flights

How to get half-price flights

How to get half-price flights

The two ‘secret’ points programs that will get you flights at less than half the ...

Yule love Blue Mountains Yulefest

Yule love Blue Mountains Yulefest

Yule love Blue Mountains Yulefest

Your complete guide to New South Wales’ favourite winter festivals.

How to stay warm on a cold flight

How to stay warm on a cold flight

How to stay warm on a cold flight

Pack these carry-on essentials to stay warm on a cold flight.

A journey through the clouds

Travel Vision: A journey through the clouds

A journey through the clouds

A video that takes you through some of Canada’s most remote and stunning vistas.

The new boom in boomer travel

The new boom in boomer travel

The new boom in boomer travel

Heritage tourism is the latest boomer travel trend

Chaos coming to Australian airports

Chaos coming to Australian airports

Chaos coming to Australian airports

The TWU has declared war on Australian airports.

Get the best flight for your points

How to get the flight you want using your frequent flyer points

Get the best flight for your points

Point Hacks experts explain how to get the flight you want using points.

Uber to take on sea and sky

Uber launches scuBer and eyes the sky next

Uber to take on sea and sky

Uber has launched an underwater ridesharing submarine and plans to trial UberAir next.

The Great Bear Rainforest

The fabled all-white Spirit Bear and its ancient rainforest home

The Great Bear Rainforest

Follow one of the world’s rarest animals through untouched wilderness.

Seven sexy Italian seaside towns

Where the sun shines year round: Gorgeous Italian seaside towns

Seven sexy Italian seaside towns

These gorgeous Italian seaside towns are the stuff dreams are made of.

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