Otago Daily Times: Travel

10 reasons to visit the US

10 reasons to visit the US

Pam Jones highlights some of the areas to be showcased at the annual IPW travel and trade conference in the United States and finds some special reasons to visit, including on the road less travelled.

Return to travelling solo an adventure

Return to travelling solo an adventure

Perpetual wanderlust has led to various circuits of the globe for Pam Jones, but her next overseas trip will be one of her most significant ever.

Looking for Taiwan

Looking for Taiwan

''Made in Taiwan'' summarises what many Kiwis know about the subtropical island state which calls itself the Republic of China. Former Otago Daily Times reporter Joe Dodgshun got a flying taste of its rich and evolving culture in the capital, Taipei, on a stopover enroute from New Zealand.

Work or play the island way

Work or play the island way

The Pacific region represents both idyll and altruism for Bannockburn man Bruce McPherson, who is spreading the word about both the tourism and volunteering opportunities the area presents. Pam Jones reports.

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