LifeStyle: Travel

Why more Australians are opting for holidays without their phones

Wednesday  06:56,   18 july 2018
msn

In Australia, where connectivity in remote places is a challenge, the digital detox holiday may be a building block in the design of engaged, intimate holidays. The opportunity to be offline will likely need to be coupled with a new suite of[...]
LifeStyle / Travel

In-room record players, vintage furniture and 'rainmaker' showers: Why THIS is the perfect Sydney hotel to check into after a long flight

Wednesday  06:51,   18 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

MailOnline Travel's Colin Thorne checks into the Spicers Potts Point hotel and quickly gets into the groove thanks to his in-room record player and the hotel's beautifully boutique-y set-up.I'm in the Spicers Potts Point hotel, and the[...]

The top 10 most Instagrammed sunset locations in the world revealed - and it's California that tops the ranking with 5.7million snaps last year

Wednesday  04:06,   18 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Nothing touches the soul quite like a sunset, and we all know it – 286 million images of sunsets were uploaded to Instagram last year worldwide. Sicily, Sydney and London also feature in the top 10 list.But some places lend themselves to orange hues [...]

6 reasons why New England is foodie heaven

Tuesday  04:05,   17 july 2018
mydiscoveries.com.au

New England’s five states: Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island offer some amazing delights for foodies. Here are six of the best breweries, wineries and restaurants you should try if you are heading to this part of the[...]

Couple spend $40k converting a vintage school bus into a solar powered mobile home - and they now live on the open road with their pet dog, Milo

Tuesday  03:07,   17 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Nicholas Underwood from Atlanta and his partner Heather Yandziak of Ashburn, Virginia, wanted to travel across the US and decided on a bus conversion. The adventurous pair wanted the ability to stay out in the wilderness for long periods of time so [...]

5 ways to make long-haul flights more bearable

Monday  03:10,   16 july 2018
readersdigest.com.au

You don’t want to step off a long-haul flight looking like you’ve just wrestled a wild animal. Heed these 5 tips for a more comfortable flightThis flight will dethrone the Qantas service from Perth, Australia, to Heathrow, London, that now takes[...]

Positano Instagrams you legally have to take on holiday on Amalfi Coast

Saturday  06:35,   14 july 2018
harpersbazaar.com.au

The Amalfi Coast is frequented by everyone, from celebrities to honeymooners, for its dreamy mystique, luxurious restaurants and stunning landscapes. Of all the gorgeous communes along the seaside stretch, it's the little village of[...]

Where to eat Chinese food in New York City

Saturday  06:35,   14 july 2018
msn

Former Sydneysiders Eddy Buckingham and Paul Donnelly have called New York home since opening their restaurant Chinese Tuxedo in 2016. Here they share their tips for finding great Chinese in Manhattan and beyond.Eddy Buckingham and Paul Donnelly,[...]

Where to eat Chinese food in New York City

Saturday  06:35,   14 july 2018
msn

Former Sydneysiders Eddy Buckingham and Paul Donnelly have called New York home since opening their restaurant Chinese Tuxedo in 2016. Here they share their tips for finding great Chinese in Manhattan and beyond.Eddy Buckingham and Paul Donnelly,[...]

Could a NON-PILOT land an airliner? Flight crew reveal whether a member of the public could jump up and become the hero in an emergency

Saturday  06:34,   14 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Here pilots including America's Patrick Smith, author of Cockpit Confidential, explain just how tricky flying planes is - and why amateurs would need vast amounts of luck to avoid a catastrophe.‘After all,’ they think, ‘I’m good at Microsoft[...]

Inside China's Incredible 'Fake Cities'

Saturday  06:30,   14 july 2018
newsweek

Over 5,000 miles away from Paris is a 354-foot replica of the Eiffel Tower.Tianducheng—also known as “Sky City”—opened its doors to the public as a luxury housing estate in 2007 with a capacity to accommodate over 10,000 residents. It then remained[...]

AirAsia offers $51 flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur - but you'd better hurry

Friday  07:11,   13 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

For just $51, keen travellers can jump on a plane to Kuala Lumpur from Melbourne and escape the winter blues.Flights from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur are up for grabs for less than[...]

Japanese and Singaporeans now hold the world's most powerful passport

Friday  00:51,   13 july 2018
msn

Japan and Singapore have overtaken Germany to share the title of the world's most powerful passport.In the latest edition of the Henley Passport Index, the Asian countries knocked Germany down a rung to second place, for enjoying visa-free[...]

'Anybody can do it': Couple who travel the world together and DON'T come from 'family money' reveal how they afford their incredible lifestyle (and take these envy-inducing photos)

Thursday  04:10,   12 july 2018
dailymail.co.uk

Australian Jake Snow and his German girlfriend Marie Fe travel the world together, uploading incredible photos from their trips. So how do they do it?And Australian Jake Snow, 26, is no exception - using his shared profile with German girlfriend[...]

Once Colombia’s ‘Deadliest City,’ Buenaventura Is Coming Back

Thursday  01:35,   12 july 2018
msn

Love and tradition are key ingredients in the food — and drink and music — of Colombia’s rainy Pacific Coast region. This port city of 400,000 is at the center of it all.At Stall 06 in the dilapidated temporary quarters of the Pueblo Nuevo market,[...]