Travel News

Thu 20 Sep 2018

5m from the edge: How pilots saved flight 134

5m from the edge: How pilots saved flight 134

THE flight from Sydney touched down in NZ and began to slide. And with the end of the runway fast approaching, it was not stopping.

Wed 19 Sep 2018

Tourists detained after prank ‘backfired’

Tourists detained after prank ‘backfired’

THESE friends were on their first overseas holiday when they decided to play a harmless prank on some locals. It did not end well.

Cute baby wallabies melting tourists' hearts

Cute baby wallabies melting tourists' hearts

CHEEKY wallaby joeys have melted hearts at iconic Cape Hillsborough, after poking their heads out of mum's pouch for the first time

Everything you need to know about Sugar City Sounds 2018

Everything you need to know about Sugar City Sounds 2018

A YEAR since Sir Elton John graced Mackay, we're gearing up for another night of entertainment greatness.

Tue 18 Sep 2018

A new love for city's labyrinth

A new love for city's labyrinth

Once upon a time you'd avoid Melbourne's laneways, now they are a famous tourist attraction

Hostie’s mid-flight proposal ends in disaster

Hostie’s mid-flight proposal ends in disaster

THIS is the moment the boyfriend of a flight attendant popped the big question 30 minutes into a flight. It didn’t end well.

Tourist bashed after refusing sex

Tourist bashed after refusing sex

A WOMAN has been left “barely recognisable” after she rejected the advances of a stranded tourist at a popular holiday resort. WARNING: Graphic images.

Mon 17 Sep 2018

How Aussies mess up in Thailand

How Aussies mess up in Thailand

WHEN it comes to tourist behaviour in one of our favourite holiday spots, an Aussie expat who’s lived there for a decade has seen it all.

Moment airport worker steals from suitcase

Moment airport worker steals from suitcase

A BAGGAGE handler has been busted opening a passenger’s bag and pocketing the contents in an astonishing scene caught on camera.

Sun 16 Sep 2018

It's a canny way to the rich life

It's a canny way to the rich life

Cannes is costly and filled with the trappings of wealth, so when it all gets too much, head for the hills.

The hack that'll save you money when booking a holiday

The hack that'll save you money when booking a holiday

DO you know about this clever hack? It could be the reason the “special deal” has now doubled in price!

Sat 15 Sep 2018

Hell on the high seas: $4.6m cruise stuff-up

Hell on the high seas: $4.6m cruise stuff-up

HE HAD flu-like symptoms so made a simple trip to the cruise doctor. But then, a series of shocking and unfathomable blunders unfolded.

Millions splashed on Heron and Wilson Islands

Millions splashed on Heron and Wilson Islands

The upgrades are expected to lure more tourists to the island

SpaceX sending man to the moon

SpaceX sending man to the moon

SPACEX’s lunar loop mission finally has a confirmed passenger, but their identity remains a closely guarded secret.

Fri 14 Sep 2018

Glamorous life of a live-in nanny

Glamorous life of a live-in nanny

A ‘TRAVEL nanny’ has revealed life inside her very enviable, luxurious job. It makes living with your boss okay.

9 rules of packing that changed everything

9 rules of packing that changed everything

SHE was a chronic overpacker, but then this traveller discovered the secret formula to the perfectly organised luggage.

New road rule enforced from today

New road rule enforced from today

ATTENTION all NSW drivers. From today, you will have to follow a new road rule. If you don’t, you could be hit with a $448 fine.

A culturally and historically important site

A culturally and historically important site

Temple to be included in the Local Environment Plan as a place of local historical interest.

Thu 13 Sep 2018

‘I got in my car and cried’: Flyer’s Qantas ordeal

‘I got in my car and cried’: Flyer’s Qantas ordeal

AN AUSTRALIAN traveller’s holiday in Bali is in tatters after he was removed from his Qantas flight and referred to the police.

55 murders a day in paradise

55 murders a day in paradise

MILLIONS of tourists flock here for the stunning beaches and lush mountains, but things are spiralling out of control. And it’s not Mexico.

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