Tourism

Sat 11 Aug 2018

Can you drink on flights to Dubai?

Can you drink on flights to Dubai?

A woman claims she was arrested in Dubai after drinking wine on her Emirates flight. So is this a problem now?

Fri 10 Aug 2018

Last thing we want to deal with on flights

Last thing we want to deal with on flights

TERRIBLE news air travellers. As if the cramped seats and flight delays aren’t bad enough, now have to put up with this.

Tue 7 Aug 2018

Which Bali bogan are you?

Which Bali bogan are you?

YOU’LL crack up, you’ll cringe, you’ll cry. If you’ve ever been to Bali, you know every single one of these people. And the fact is, you are one.

Chaos as tourists flee Indo quake

Chaos as tourists flee Indo quake

THOUSANDS of tourists have scrambled to packed beaches to be rescued from Lombok and Bali after an earthquake killed a reported 142 and injured hundreds.

Yassss! $129 flight sale to world’s hottest spots

Yassss! $129 flight sale to world’s hottest spots

Just when you thought you’d left it too late to sneak away and leave winter behind, these hot airfares get you overseas for cheap — even at the last minute.

Sat 4 Aug 2018

40 jobs as luxury tourism operator expands in Whitsundays

40 jobs as luxury tourism operator expands in Whitsundays

Airlie Beach charter business locked in to provide exclusive dive and water sport services to the Island.

Fri 3 Aug 2018

‘Extraordinary’: Aussie climber rescued in NZ

‘Extraordinary’: Aussie climber rescued in NZ

AN AUSTRALIAN man trapped on a New Zealand mountain by severe weather since last week has been found alive in what’s been described as a miraculous tale of...

Thu 2 Aug 2018

Sad truth behind lost Aussie icon

Sad truth behind lost Aussie icon

IT WAS meant to be a place of joy. Instead, it ended up tearing two Aussie brothers apart and wiped $6 million from their accounts.

Wed 1 Aug 2018

Pyramid’s secret could help us today

Pyramid’s secret could help us today

THE Pyramids may have been built 4000 years ago but scientists have discovered something that could change the way we harness energy.

Thu 26 Jul 2018

Annoying airport rule could soon be gone

Annoying airport rule could soon be gone

Everyday people get caught out not correctly packing items like liquids in their bags, but a new scanner could put an end to this airport hassle.

Wed 25 Jul 2018

Tweed's new tourism body aims to build on its reputation

Tweed's new tourism body aims to build on its reputation

Tweed's newly appointed tourism promoters DR Tourism will hit the ground running in September

Tue 24 Jul 2018

The $35 flight ruining Aussies’ No.1 excuse

The $35 flight ruining Aussies’ No.1 excuse

It’s the one travel truth every Australian thinks they know. But these cheap fares could be enough to change your mind about your next holiday.

Sat 21 Jul 2018

Our ‘extraordinary’ forgotten city and what to do there

Our ‘extraordinary’ forgotten city and what to do there

IT’S the city where freakshakes were invented and some of the most popular places are free to get into. This is why it’s worth a visit.

Fri 20 Jul 2018

Tourism success story: A Coffs must see attraction

Tourism success story: A Coffs must see attraction

One of Coffs Harbour's must-see tourist attractions has welcomed its 100,000th visitor this week.

'GO HOME': No love lost between locals and visitors

'GO HOME': No love lost between locals and visitors

IT'S usually a favourite spot for selfies as people come into Byron Bay, but perhaps locals aren't impressed by the sudden population explosion.

Wed 18 Jul 2018

$10 item has this Coast flight attendant hooked

$10 item has this Coast flight attendant hooked

She’s been flying with Emirates for six years but this Australian flight attendant says when it comes to packing carry-on, this product has her ‘obsessed’.

Sickening issue with tourist city

Sickening issue with tourist city

THIS holiday mecca attracts 25 million visitors a year, including thousands of Aussies. But some are now too scared to walk the streets.

Sat 14 Jul 2018

Trouble in paradise as nation turns into ghost town

Trouble in paradise as nation turns into ghost town

Once bustling with tourists, this Caribbean paradise has descended into violence, becoming so dangerous visitors are leaving.

Wed 11 Jul 2018

Baffled locals find abandoned 747

Baffled locals find abandoned 747

Conspiracy theories quickly ran wild when a group of locals woke up to find what they believed to be an abandoned jumbo jet sitting in a muddy field.

Fri 6 Jul 2018

I got stuck in a middle seat for 23 hours. And won

I got stuck in a middle seat for 23 hours. And won

This traveller was given news every flyer dreads — the worst seat on the plane — and her heart sank. But she rose to the challenge in a way few would dare.

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