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Rarotonga: A bit of a stretch

Paddleboard yoga brings out the best in Andrew Frampton (at least in his head).

Bar/fly: Limes Hotel, Brisbane

In Brisbane on a Sunday? Take a dip and sip Pimms at a party up high in Fortitude Valley, writes Daniel Richardson.

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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.

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…

Jim Eagles: How to say bug off
Jim Eagles: How to say bug off

Yes, you can avoid the runs when you travel.

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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Winston Aldworth: Swapping adventure for a spot of pampering

Winston Aldworth: Swapping adventure for a spot of pampering

We Kiwis have tended to think of ourselves as adventurous types, but a survey by Qantas suggests we've become a bit more aspirational in our vacation outlook.

Winston Aldworth: Toilet? You should've gone before we left

Winston Aldworth: Toilet? You should've gone before we left

Would you give up the right to spend a penny inflight in return for saving a few bucks on your airline ticket?

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Matt Heath: If you are too laid-back I might fly into a rage

Matt Heath: If you are too laid-back I might fly into a rage

Passengers who recline without thinking are no friends of mine.

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Ben Stanley: Sleepless in transit lounge

Ben Stanley: Sleepless in transit lounge

Ben Stanley's nine hours in Houston International Airport feel like torture.

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Winston Aldworth: A homecoming far from home

Winston Aldworth: A homecoming far from home

A nosey up the family tree is the one trip that everyone should make.

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Jim Eagles: Departure from tradition

Jim Eagles: Departure from tradition

Some simple technology would surely ease our passage through airport transit.

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