Room Check: Pepper Blue on  Blue Resort
Room Check: Pepper Blue on Blue Resort

Cherie Howie stays at Pepper Blue on Blue Resort, Magnetic Island, Queensland.

Ask Away: What are the rules on kava?
Ask Away: What are the rules on kava?

Eli Orzessek answers queries on economy seating and bringing kava back from Fiji.

When getting there's not half the fun
When getting there's not half the fun

Reality fails to meet expectations when Alexander Bisley spends half a day travelling from Toronto to New York.

Morocco: Land of extraordinary contrasts
Morocco: Land of extraordinary contrasts

Justine Tyerman embraces her suitcase and comes close to hugging a strange man at the airport in Marrakesh ...

International Travel

Europe: Ireland's passage of time
Europe: Ireland's passage of time

Ancient wonders and go-ahead capital Belfast highlights of two-city stay, writes Russell Blackstock…

Stephanie Holmes: Left, right and over it

DoC's confusing direction signs raise the ire of Stephanie Holmes.

'Europe's last dictatorship' goes visa-free

It's a flat, landlocked country most known for its chilly winters. It was famously dubbed the "last dictatorship" in Europe…

Tanzania: The lycra among the lions

Keeping one eye on the wildlife and the other on the road, Winston Aldworth takes to a bicycle for a new view of Tanzania…

Mexico: Face-to-face with Jaws
Mexico: Face-to-face with Jaws

Sadie Whitelocks' legs turn to jelly when a great white grips the side of her cage and she stares into…

Seven Instagram wonders of the world

The seven wonders of Instagram have now been calculated according to hashtags, and the Eiffel Tower, Big Ben and the Golden…

Where budget travellers need not apply

If you consider yourself too good to rub shoulders with commoners on holiday, this Pacific island nation should be on your…

My holidays: Erik Thomson

Mexico in 1993; I have vivid memories of travelling by myself off the beaten track and seeing amazing things.

Travel insider: Cambridge, England

Cambridge-born event manager Amy Cowan shares tips for seeing her hometown.

Newark to San Francisco on United Airlines
Newark to San Francisco on United Airlines

Audrey Young flies United Airlines flight 1885 from Newark to San Francisco.

UK city considers tourist tax

Bath, in the southwestern English county of Somerset, looks set to become famous for a whole new reason - as the first city…

Room check: Likuliku Lagoon Resort

Kris Shannon checks into a Deluxe Beachfront Bure at Likuliku Lagoon Resort on Fiji's Malolo Island.

Bar review: U Zlateho Tygra, Prague

Beer is king and space is limited in a classic old Prague pub, writes Peter de Graaf.

High life in the crown of the Jewel

The day we flew into Vancouver the talk was all about the royal visit. William and Kate were in town and the city was abuzz…

'Europe on $5 a Day' marks 60 years
'Europe on $5 a Day' marks 60 years

This year the legendary travel guidebook writer Arthur Frommer celebrates 60 years since the publication…

International Travel Archives

Travel

Tourists share worst racist experiences
Tourists share worst racist experiences

Seasoned travellers have been sharing their worst experiences of racism encountered in various countries around the world…

Infamous nude cruise to sail again
The price of moving to Auckland
He Tangata: Nic Mead
Never too old to travel
More Travel
Be part of the news. Send pics, video and tips to nzherald.

Send

© Copyright 2017, NZME. Publishing Limited

Assembled by: (static) on production bpcf04 at 19 Jan 2017 11:42:14 Processing Time: 1205ms