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Keep it spicy: Chef's answer to a high-flying problem

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Chattan Farm: Big easy with Mother Nature

Pitching a tent with the family just got better, says Sarah Ell.

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Shandelle Battersby: Pre-trip prep

Shandelle Battersby: Pre-trip prep

Part of the fun of visiting a destination is going to it in your imagination first.

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Be the perfect passenger

Be the perfect passenger

Smart flyers stash stuff, share space — oh, and shower first, says Pamela Wade.

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Winston Aldworth: The winners are...

Winston Aldworth: The winners are...

The annual Travcom Cathay Pacific Travel Media Awards are a great night out ...

Amanda Gillies: The ship comes in

Amanda Gillies: The ship comes in

A month after Cyclone Pam, tourism has never been more important to Vanuatu, writes Amanda Gillies.

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Winston Aldworth: Safer than ever

Winston Aldworth: Safer than ever

Most of us don't consider the odds of dying to be sufficient disincentive to stop us from driving. We need to apply the same logic to flying.

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Linda Herrick: Forget about Jim? No chance

Linda Herrick: Forget about Jim? No chance

Thanks to the internet, booking a hotel has never been easier, and if you look carefully you can find some gems, writes Linda Herrick.

Winston Aldworth: A southern snub

Winston Aldworth: A southern snub

Air New Zealand's decision last week to cancel their Christchurch-to-Tokyo seasonal flights is a tough blow for the south.

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Steve Braunias: Sit back, relax, scream

Steve Braunias: Sit back, relax, scream

On a tropical break, Steve Braunias muses about how it's always worth finding something horrifying to read on your holiday.

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Winston Aldworth: Looking good in the air

Winston Aldworth: Looking good in the air

Once upon a time, airline passengers got dressed to the nines when flying internationally.

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Nic Hamilton: The parenting marathon

Nic Hamilton: The parenting marathon

Flying around the world with two little kids proves to be an exhausting test for Nic Hamilton's sanity - and for his marriage.

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