My holidays: Tommy Haas

Tommy Haas, who is playing at the Heineken Open in Auckland in 2014.
Tommy Haas, who is playing at the Heineken Open in Auckland in 2014.

What was your greatest holiday?

Turks and Caicos. Absolute lovely place!! It's like paradise.

And the worst?

Well, I cannot think about any really bad holiday. I choose my holidays wisely :)

If we bump into you on holiday, what are you most likely to be doing?

Relaxing or playing with my daughter.

If we could teleport you to one place in New Zealand for a week-long holiday, where would it be?

To the Lord of the Rings scenery. That's an amazing landscape.

How about for a dream holiday internationally?

I love Hawaii - it's so relaxing, and a great place for my family.

What's the dumbest thing you've ever done when travelling?

Travelling without a passport.

Complete this sentence: I can't travel without ...

... my ladies.

What's the best travel tip you've ever been given?

Always pack lightly.

What was the most memorable meal you've had while travelling?

Bavarian food at the Kafer in Munich. Delicious!

What's the best thing you've brought back from a trip?

A trophy!

Favourite airport to land at?

Munich.

What's the next trip you've got planned?

Lanai, in Hawaii. I'll let you know how it was.

World No 12 tennis player Tommy Haas is playing in Auckland at the Heineken Open from January 6.

- NZ Herald

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