LifeStyle: Travel

How I Make Traveling With Relatives Work

Sunday  04:11,   31 december 2017

How I Make Traveling With Relatives WorkWhat’s the secret? Honestly, I think it was that we found a balance of togetherness vs. space. I know that people talk about this all the time when discussing group travel, but it was like we hit that sweet[...]

Why Some Hotels Are Getting Rid of 'Do Not Disturb' Signs

Saturday  04:25,   30 december 2017
Travel + Leisure

Although frequent travellers may keep "Do Not Disturb" signs on their doors to avoid interruptions for turn-down service or unnecessary cleanings, several hotels are now modifying their procedures in the interest of increased security. At[...]

New Year's Eve plans ruined after Tigerair cancels flight

Saturday  04:25,   30 december 2017

A woman claims her New Year's Eve plans – and the plans of many other passengers – have been ruined after Tigerair cancelled a flight without notice. A woman claims her New Year's Eve plans – and the plans of many other passengers – have been[...]

Four Of The Most Unique Hotels In New York City

Friday  03:50,   29 december 2017
Huffington Post UK

If you’re visiting New York City, deciding where to stay can be overwhelming. If you’re looking for something different – something with its own unique style – look no further. Here are four of NYC’s coolest hotels.YOTEL New YorkThe brainchild of[...]

Why John Travolta can't wait to visit the Illawarra

Friday  03:20,   29 december 2017

Hollywood icon John Travolta has issued a Christmas message to fans as he prepares to fly a historic Boeing 707 to New South Wales.The Pulp Fiction actor is preparing for the flight to take place at an unconfirmed time next[...]

Model Chrissy Teigen live-tweets nightmare flight after "suspicious" airport mix-up.

Thursday  23:42,   28 december 2017

For most, flying eight hours and landing exactly where you took off would be an inconvenience. A nightmare. But, for model-come-detective Chrissy Teigen, it was an opportunity to uncover hidden identities and expose an international[...]

Ultimate travel checklist: Things you need to know and do before you travel

Thursday  23:01,   28 december 2017

Everyone forgets stuff when they travel. So here's the ultimate travel checklist you should bookmark.Our foul-ups are wonderful teachers and the first rule of successful trip preparation is a checklist. Checklists are ideal for mundane,[...]

Dreamworld reveals new ride a year after rapids tragedy

Thursday  06:45,   28 december 2017

After posting a $62 million loss, the Gold Coast theme park has unveiled the first step of its plan to bring back visitors.The theme park will invest in a new state-of-the-art simulator attraction to be housed inside the former IMAX[...]

The best cruise ships of 2017: Seven highlights of the seven seas

Thursday  04:05,   28 december 2017

The standout developments of everything the cruising world had to offer in 2017. BEST NEW CRUSE SHIPSilver MuseLaunched in April, Silversea's flagship 596-passenger vessel is an upmarket European-styled gem that stands out in the mostly American[...]

Flying in aeroplanes exposes people to more radiation than standing next to a nuclear reactor -- here's why

Thursday  03:35,   28 december 2017
Business Insider Australia

Travelling the skies by jet lifts us far from the hustle and bustle of the world below. But many flyers don't know that soaring miles above Earth also takes us out of a vital protective cocoon.But many flyers don't know that soaring miles above[...]

China Just Broke Its Own Record for the Longest Glass Bridge in the World

Wednesday  06:52,   27 december 2017
Travel + Leisure

China has revealed its newest and longest glass bottom bridge. China revealed its newest and longest glass bottom bridge over the[...]

You Can Go Ice Skating on This Hotel Rooftop in Budapest

Tuesday  02:21,   26 december 2017
Travel + Leisure

Ice skating is a fun winter activity on its own, and it’s even better with a gorgeous view. On top of the Hotel President in Budapest, Hungary, visitors can find one of the best views in Europe while also taking a skate around a[...]

Here's What $45,000 per Night Will Get You on This Private Maldivian Island

Tuesday  01:51,   26 december 2017
Travel + Leisure

Everyone loves taking a sunny vacation, but there are certain inconveniences that come with spending a week with hundreds of other people at a beachfront resort. And we do know that too many properties water down the tequila for those[...]

The Five Golden Rules Of Train Travel That Nobody Follows

Monday  01:21,   25 december 2017
Lifehacker Australia

Over the past year, I’ve had to catch trains to and from work every day. In that time, I’ve <g class="gr_ gr_8 gr-alert gr_spell gr_inline_cards gr_run_anim ContextualSpelling multiReplace" data-gr-id="8"[...]

Why we take our kids to sand dunes, salt pans and mud holes

Sunday  04:21,   24 december 2017
ABC News

While others are dreaming of trips to galleries, museums, ancient temples, theme parks and ski fields, we scheme ways to reach really remote, wide open places, perhaps with a solitary tree for some shade, writes Mary LloydWe have a few nights locked [...]