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What lies beneath

Scuba, eat, tan and repeat. That pretty much sums up my time on luxury vessel Spirit of Freedom.

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Dirty secrets of the hotel trade
Dirty secrets of the hotel trade

The news last week that the top hotel rooms are not always the cleanest will have had most of you squirming.

Rachel Ward: World in our web
Rachel Ward: World in our web

Look online but book directly with Africa's hotels, writes Rachel Ward.

Review: Clever Travel Companion
Review: Clever Travel Companion

The Clever Travel Companion's T-shirt and tank top keep valuables almost concealed and right under your nose.

Getting smart about the weather
Getting smart about the weather

The weather hasn't changed, but how we find out about it has.

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Hot, summer days ... spent in the office

Hot, summer days ... spent in the office

While most of you were cowering under what was left of your tent on the Coromandel or up north, I was holding the fort here in Auckland, Shandelle writes.

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Kevin Pilley: Behold, this work of mould

Kevin Pilley: Behold, this work of mould

Forget museums or art galleries, hotel rooms are full of aesthetic masterpieces, says Kevin Pilley.

Ticking the destinations off the list

Ticking the destinations off the list

After a long year, Travel Editor Winston Aldworth looks ahead.

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These shoe checks are stink

These shoe checks are stink

Andrew Alderson socks it to an attempted martyr.

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If Wellington builds it, they won't come

If Wellington builds it, they won't come

Taxpayers should not be funding the extension of Wellington Airport's runway, writes Winston Aldworth.

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Spare me a cabaret, old chum

Spare me a cabaret, old chum

Intrepid travel writer Kevin Pilley goes belly up at yet another folk show.

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Kiwis in search of the sun

Kiwis in search of the sun

Our annual survey shows how much Kiwis love getting away - especially to the beach, writes Shandelle Battersby.

Richie McCaw - oh, captain, my captain!

Richie McCaw - oh, captain, my captain!

How choice would it be if the national carrier were to sign up the country's most eligible pilot?

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Kevin Pilley: Your feedback is appreciated

Kevin Pilley: Your feedback is appreciated

It's India's business to know your rating - of everything, says Kevin Pilley.

Flying visit from VIP puts home in new light

Flying visit from VIP puts home in new light

A weekend with her 5-year-old nephew allows Shandelle Battersby to enjoy some of what Auckland has to offer from a kid's perspective.

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