Travel News

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Blogger branded ‘stupid’ over Insta pic

Blogger branded ‘stupid’ over Insta pic

This influencer risked it all for the perfect Instagram shot — and it’s made people furious.

Travel queen’s ‘embarrassing’ confession

Travel queen’s ‘embarrassing’ confession

Catriona Rowntree is Australia’s queen of travel. But when it comes to packing, she reveals even gurus like her get it wrong.

Outrageous requests of Sex Island guests

Outrageous requests of Sex Island guests

The group behind the world’s most controversial holiday is spilling the drug and sex secrets of the cashed-up men who visit.

Surprising places Aussies are in danger

Surprising places Aussies are in danger

Some of our favourite travel destinations are among the most dangerous places in the world to visit, according to a surprise new list.

Tue 13 Nov 2018

Clever way this mum lives mortgage-free

Clever way this mum lives mortgage-free

Tired of renting, this young mum managed to buy her family home outright — and still saves $1800 a month.

Secret trick in Boeing’s new plane wing

Secret trick in Boeing’s new plane wing

Flyers will notice something different about Boeing’s latest aircraft that will have a world-first feature never seen on a commercial plane before.

Sassy reply to moaning passenger

Sassy reply to moaning passenger

An air stewardess’s hilarious response to a moaning plane passenger apparently demanding a window seat has gone viral.

Sun 11 Nov 2018

Brisbane is our next 'world city'

Brisbane is our next 'world city'

Check out its rapid trajectory to steal the 'exciting and livable' mantle from its southern counterparts.

Sat 10 Nov 2018

Meet the couple that bought an entire town

Meet the couple that bought an entire town

MEET Queensland’s newest property ‘moguls’ — the Harley Davidson-riding grandparents who bought deserted town Allies Creek.

This is not a typo: $199 flights to Hawaii

This is not a typo: $199 flights to Hawaii

Hawaii, Japan, Bali, Thailand, New Zealand … Jetstar’s having a massive sale and your next overseas trip is looking ridiculously affordable right now.

Fri 9 Nov 2018

Aussies warned of deadly mozzie-borne Bali disease

Aussies warned of deadly mozzie-borne Bali disease

AUSTRALIAN travellers have been warned about visiting parts of Indonesia after a recent spike in a deadly mosquito-borne brain disease.

Get in line: $40 Aldi suitcase you need in your life

Get in line: $40 Aldi suitcase you need in your life

It’s as cheap as you’ll find — and the experts say this luggage is as good as Samsonite. The latest Aldi sale is tipped to see queues out the door.

Thu 8 Nov 2018

Flight passenger’s disgusting find

Flight passenger’s disgusting find

WHEN Matthew Meehan boarded his plane he thought, “Not another flight that smells bad.” Then he found something disturbing under his seat.

Ridiculous airfares to luxury island

Ridiculous airfares to luxury island

IT’S the destination known for its sky-high prices, until now. A mega-sale with rock-bottom fares to this island paradise is about to launch.

$54k bill after girls’ trip tragedy

$54k bill after girls’ trip tragedy

CHARLOTTE Carter had been looking forward to a girl’s holiday to Dubai. Tragedy struck in the taxi from the airport to her hotel.

The $9 Kmart knock-off every traveller needs

The $9 Kmart knock-off every traveller needs

It’s the greatest packing invention of the past 50 years — but do you really need to pay the big bucks? This traveller tried them all and here’s what she found.

Wed 7 Nov 2018

Genius way flyer avoided baggage fees

Genius way flyer avoided baggage fees

THIS traveller’s simple but brilliant hack let him get around an airline’s strict baggage rules and avoid being slugged by extra charges.

This trip to Borneo is life-changing

This trip to Borneo is life-changing

In the exotic jungles of North Borneo, tragedy melds with beauty during a special trip of remembrance for the soldiers who died in WWII.

Weird things people do on Qantas flights

Weird things people do on Qantas flights

THESE veteran Qantas flight attendants have seen it all. Now they’re dishing the dirt on bizarre in-flight behaviour that still has them shaking their heads.

Tue 6 Nov 2018

Passport blunder tears family apart

Passport blunder tears family apart

A NEW Zealand man can’t meet his newborn son after authorities lost his passport and then allegedly lied about what happened.

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