LifeStyle: Travel

Travelling All The Time Won't Fulfil You

Saturday  07:12,   21 october 2017
Lifehacker Australia

via Wikimedia Commons. Welcome back to Mid-Week Meditations, Lifehacker's weekly dip into the pool of stoic wisdom, and how you can use its waters to reflect on and improve your life. This week's selection comes from Roman philosopher Seneca the [...]

This is what the life of a travel blogger really looks like

Saturday  07:11,   21 october 2017
Now To Love

Getting paid to travel the world is something most people can only dream over, but for Hayleigh Jade, it's a reality.It’s been the busiest month for travel I have ever[...]

6 Spooky Travel Destinations for the Halloween Season

Friday  06:52,   20 october 2017
The New York Times

While a few cities provide a spooky vibe all-year-round, festivals, theme park pop-up events and other haunted happenings elsewhere have helped make Halloween a travel season all its own.New[...]

Dreamliner touches down after maiden voyage

Friday  06:38,   20 october 2017

It took 700 people to build and will bring an unprecedented level of service to Australian shores, and now the Qantas Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner has touched down in Sydney after its maiden flight.The Qantas' Boeing 787-9 plane, which took 700[...]

14 brutal, beautiful images from this year's Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest

Friday  02:38,   20 october 2017
Business Insider Australia

The winning photo from the 2017 Wildlife Photographer of the Year contest is dark and bloody. A black rhino lies dead on the ground in South Africa's Hluhluwe Imfolozi Game Reserve, its horn brutally sawed off. Other winning photos showcase the[...]

Here's A Closer Look At Qantas' 787 Dreamliner Cabins

Friday  00:21,   20 october 2017
Lifehacker Australia

In a few hours' time, the first Qantas 787 Dreamliner will make its inaugural flight into Sydney. In a few hours' time, the first Qantas 787 Dreamliner will make its inaugural flight into Sydney. We were lucky enough to get a sneak peek [...]

Half a million people expected to flock to Bondi for Sculpture by the Sea

Thursday  07:41,   19 october 2017
Sydney Morning Herald

More than half a million people are expected to attend Sculpture by the Sea, with heavy traffic and delays in Sydney's east predicted.This year marks the 21st anniversary of the public art event which begins today and features more than 100[...]

Australian tourism to the US on the increase in 2017: Why Australia is bucking the 'Trump slump' trend

Thursday  07:02,   19 october 2017

It didn't take long for incoming President Trump's tough new entry policies to send a shiver of fear down the spine of the US tourism industry.In the first quarter of this year, foreign visitor numbers were down by 4.2 per cent. In May, the[...]

How to Deal With a Rude Seat Recliner on a Plane, According to an Etiquette Expert

Thursday  02:22,   19 october 2017

<p>Perhaps the only thing more frustrating than shrinking leg room on airplanes is when a passenger reclines their seat.</p>Conflict can usually be avoided with a delicate approach, according to Elaine Swann, who runs a lifestyle and etiquette [...]

These Are The Best Airlines In The World, According To People Who Love To Travel

Thursday  02:08,   19 october 2017

Flying is not everyone's favorite activity, to put it mildly — but many of us do love to travel.&nbsp;Flying is not everyone's favorite activity, to put it mildly — but many of us do love to travel. So how do we make our in-flight[...]

The best destinations for food: 15 dishes worth travelling to South America for

Thursday  01:51,   19 october 2017

If you love food, then you should be heading to South America. And you should be making it your goal to try all of these dishes.Arroz con pato, PeruDrawing influences from China, Spain and France, this is northern Peru's answer to paella: a dish of [...]

The biggest travel scams that target Australian women: Here's what you need to know.

Wednesday  07:41,   18 october 2017

When scammers imagine a vulnerable, naive, easy-to-manipulate tourist, they are straight up picturing… my face.&nbsp;I look chronically dopey – probably because approximately all of the time I have no idea what’s going on. I will hand over money [...]

See the Over-the-Top Perks of an Emirates Airlines Business-Class Flight

Wednesday  07:40,   18 october 2017

I'm not usually one to travel in what you'd call "luxury." I'm a bargain-hunting adventurer who picks the cheapest seat on the plane and who is happy as long as there's a bed to fall into at the end of the day. Or a[...]

PHOTOS: Inside the new Qantas Dreamliner 787

Wednesday  00:06,   18 october 2017
Business Insider Australia

Qantas has revealed the inside of its first 787-9 Dreamliner, which lands in Australia on Friday. The new plane, VH-ZNA, has been named Great Southern Land, and was handed over to CEO Alan Joyce at the Boeing factory in Seattle this week. It will[...]

Woman 'Chinning' Her Way Around The World Is Our New Body Image Hero

Tuesday  04:50,   17 october 2017
Huffington Post UK

Instagram is full of carefully crafted images, with filters and flattering angles left, right and centre.But one travel blogger, Michelle Liu, is reminding us all to rediscover our sense of humour and stick two fingers up to society’s beauty[...]