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Turkey's delights

Travel back in time from the war cemeteries of Gallipoli to the ancient wonders of Istanbul.

Iceland: Quirky capital a gem in the off-season

Ellen Creager soaks up some natural wonders and architecture under Reykjavik's midnight sun.

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Mathew Dearnaley: Look before you Leipzig
Mathew Dearnaley: Look before you Leipzig

Lost without translation on his German journey Mathew Dearnaley finds that sometimes every traveller needs a local hero.

Winston Aldworth: Used to daydream in that small town
Winston Aldworth: Used to daydream in that small town

According to an Expedia survey, us city slickers are more likely to try and outdo family and friends when planning our next…

Rob Cox: Double down on the breakfast buffet
Rob Cox: Double down on the breakfast buffet

When children first encounter a hotel buffet, writes Rob Cox, the noise and mess could match seagulls at a picnic fare.

Winston Aldworth: Writing about the front of the plane
Winston Aldworth: Writing about the front of the plane

I'm often asked by readers why we review so many Business Class services in our Flight Check column.

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Trudy de Graaf: The apple's collateral damage

Trudy de Graaf: The apple's collateral damage

Trudy de Graaf pleads with NZ Customs to consider the confusion of long distance travellers.

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It's over-sized and over here

It's over-sized and over here

Today, a new visitor enters the Auckland skies. Singapore Airlines is switching up their services into Auckland by bringing an A380 into the game.

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Tony Marks: Grey dollars up for grabs

Tony Marks: Grey dollars up for grabs

Footloose, fancy-free retirees have cash but no one's selling, says Tony Marks.

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Winston Aldworth: Manners maketh the mobile traveller

Winston Aldworth: Manners maketh the mobile traveller

Expedia and Egencia have just released their 2014 Global Mobile Index report, a study of how travellers use and relate to mobile devices.

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Jim Eagles: How to say bug off

Jim Eagles: How to say bug off

Yes, you can avoid the runs when you travel.

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Winston Aldworth: Black box debate is not black and white

Winston Aldworth: Black box debate is not black and white

Deadpan comedian Steven Wright once wondered: "Why don't they make the whole plane out of that black box stuff?"

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Danielle Murray: If we ever get out of here alive

Danielle Murray: If we ever get out of here alive

Nothing brings together a bunch of strangers like communal suffering, writes Danielle Murray.

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Winston Aldworth: When first class isn't quite flash enough

Winston Aldworth: When first class isn't quite flash enough

Among the unexpected booms from the Global Financial Thingymajig was a new market of first-class airline passengers.

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Donna McIntyre: Through the eyes of a child

Donna McIntyre: Through the eyes of a child

Travelling with her savvy children gives Donna McIntyre new perspectives.

Graeme Lay: A red alert in these troubled times

Graeme Lay: A red alert in these troubled times

Since 9/11, flying has become a tedious ordeal - made even worse if your boarding pass is circled in felt pen.

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