Otago Daily Times: Travel

Nero's buried golden palace to open to the public

Nero's buried golden palace to open to the public

The golden palace that the Emperor Nero built as a monument to himself after half of ancient Rome was consumed by fire is reopening to the public even though its renovation isn't finished yet.

Japan's lifts late-night dancing ban

Japan's lifts late-night dancing ban

Japan's cabinet has approved changes to a 66-year-old law that bans late-night dancing in clubs, a decision that will help businesses cash in on an expected influx of tourists ahead of the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.

Wined and dined

Wined and dined

Patrice Gaffaney finds an Aussie ecowarrior chef. 

Ancient Side beckons on Turkey's Mediterranean

Ancient Side beckons on Turkey's Mediterranean

After thousands of years of settlement by newcomers ranging from the ancient Greeks, Romans and Persians to pirates, Arabs and Jews, the town of Side on the Turkish Mediterranean coast is used to visitors.

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