Kris Fa'afoi is Labour's Tourism Spokesperson and MP for Mana

What was your greatest holiday?

Greece - beautiful islands and the ruins were just enchanting. The home of the clever clogs! Locally, Northland - we camped and golfed, and it was cheap and beautiful.

And the worst?

Dubai - not a great place for backpackers IMHO. Also Wellington Airport for 24 hours when I was meant to be in Nelson was not much fun.

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

Swimming, beating my brothers at golf or chasing the kids around a shopping mall.

What's your dream destination?

I lived in London for a few years. It's a great city.

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

Getting dragged into a shop in Dubai and realising that if I didn't buy a dodgy knock-off DVD, then that the crazy merchant wouldn't let me leave.

What will you always have in your hand luggage?

Spare clothes, I fear getting my check-in lost.

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

A decent book and Snoreze (Yes, I am that guy on the flight).

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

A guitar - it was such a great deal.

Favourite airport to land at?

Wellington - It's always nice getting home and the wind makes it an adventure.

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

Melbourne for a weekend in September. I have visited only for work back in the early 2000s - can't wait.