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Turkey: An airbrush with history

In Turkey, those who do not want to remember the past are choosing to concrete over it, writes Ewan McDonald.

Shark haven is diver paradise

Palau's fishing-free ocean sanctuary is a huge draw for adventure divers, writes Neil Sands.

Winston Aldworth: An art walk for Auckland
Winston Aldworth: An art walk for Auckland

In Vancouver last year, I was struck by the coolness of the Digital Orca sculpture by Douglas Coupland which graces the…

Pamela Wade: Pigs might fly
Pamela Wade: Pigs might fly

Don't be surprised to see a pet perched at the sharp end of the plane, writes Pamela Wade.

Lee Suckling: Do you take a risk with AirBnB?
Lee Suckling: Do you take a risk with AirBnB?

AirBnB isn't for everyone. And it's definitely not for the apprehensive or risk-adverse, writes Lee Suckling.

Winston Aldworth: What I did in my holidays
Winston Aldworth: What I did in my holidays

I was lucky enough to have some superb international travel last year. It's a perk of the job.

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Lucy Lawless: Beware the vampires deep in the gorge

Lucy Lawless: Beware the vampires deep in the gorge

Dad had us eating out of the palm of his hand on the long holiday road trip up north to Grandma's.

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Elisabeth Easther: 'Tis my season to be smug

Elisabeth Easther: 'Tis my season to be smug

Elisabeth Easther thinks she's found the perfect solution for a stress-free Christmas.

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Grant Bradley: What I love about aviation right now

Grant Bradley: What I love about aviation right now

Herald aviation correspondent Grant Bradley looks at the trends exciting the plane nerds.

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Winston Aldworth: Truly nutty behaviour

Winston Aldworth: Truly nutty behaviour

We've all been there. Some macadamias are delivered to you in your First Class seat just before takeoff and the nuts are SERVED IN THEIR PACKET INSTEAD OF IN A BOWL!

Diana Balham: A clean break

Diana Balham: A clean break

Nasty latrines are tolerable but a good wash is a must, even on the most basic camping trip, says Diana Balham.

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Winston Aldworth: Parks, not carparks

Winston Aldworth: Parks, not carparks

We should ban all vehicles from the summits of Auckland's volcanoes, writes Travel Editor Winston Aldworth.

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Jim Eagles: Actually, Bob, plenty grows

Jim Eagles: Actually, Bob, plenty grows

Verdant Ethiopia surprises Jim Eagles.

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Winston Aldworth: Disposable undies expectations

Winston Aldworth: Disposable undies expectations

It's not often I get sent a pair of undies in the post. But last week, I got a brief taste of how it must feel to be Tom Jones.

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Winston Aldworth: The colour of foreign money

Winston Aldworth: The colour of foreign money

The new Kiwi banknotes released by the Reserve Bank last week have brought a mixed response.

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Eveline Harvey: Next time, pack the granny

Eveline Harvey: Next time, pack the granny

Quality family time turns into a nightmare holiday when Eveline Harvey's family is hit by the tantrum-gastro-injury trifecta.

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