Tramping ‘‘the last unspoilt coast of Europe’’ is a challenging and rewarding experience, writes Doug Hansen.
Can’t make Paris Fashion Week? Don’t worry. Sarah Vilela da Silva explores a modern alternative and finds out what’s hot in the European fashion capital.
The people of Otago are taking their wanderlust to the water with ocean and river cruising increasingly becoming their holiday of choice. So, what’s all the fuss about? It’s simple – cruising ticks...
It’s a view to take your time over. The view that inspired the creation of Australia’s capital city, writes Mike Yardley.
The lambs are frolicking, the mountains are snow capped, the blossom is blooming and the roads are quiet. It's the perfect time to travel in Central Otago, Rebecca Fox discovers.
Wanting an old-school camping experience, John Shaw and Ian Sutherland packed their mountain bikes and headed to the Waitaki Lakes to get away from it all.
As Dunedin prepares to shrug off its winter coat, Siobhan Downes emerges from the oven of Dubai's sweltering 50degC summer.
Get access to exclusive deals and expert travel advice at the House of Travel Otago Inspiring Journeys Travel Expos. Happening in five centres throughout the region from September 19-26, the expos...
Do you fancy sampling a taster of America’s Mother Road? Illinois ticks all the boxes, capturing the essence, the kitsch and evocative spirit of America’s greatest byway, writes Mike Yardley.
There is no better opportunity to assess your touring holiday options than by visiting our annual House of Travel expos across the region in September. Many of our touring holiday partners will be...
It feels perfectly natural to be welcomed into Venice on a floating taxi and a sea of culture Sarah Vilela da Silva discovers.
Most people will be able to think of a few times in their life when they've paused, taken a breath, and said to themselves: `what the hell was I thinking?'.
Seattle rates as one of the most captivating US cities to visit, with a heady mix of boundary-pushing architecture and a bumper foodie scene. Mike Yardley finds out what all the fuss is about.
A short break in our biggest city this winter can offer a relaxing and, if you are lucky, sunny time away. Rebecca Fox discovers Auckland’s less well-known foodie spots.