Chiang Mai, in Thailand’s north, is famous for elephants, jungle and foreigners boasting of exceptionally high living standards.
Jetstar has started charging for babies travelling on transtasman and international flights.
Cruising the Danube, Antony Boomer reignited the sense of wonder and excitement he felt as a child viewing pictures of Austrian castles.
Antony Boomer from Dunedin recently returned from a European river cruise. Increasingly an option of choice for travelers from Otago in Europe, the tour commenced in Munich before cruising along the Danube finishing in Vienna.
From cacao beans to truffles, the history of chocolate has been curated inside New York's first museum dedicated to the sweet treat.
It may not be too late to open yourself to the unexpected gifts and new experiences that hitchhiking brings, says Maureen Howard, who is on her midlife OE.
Much of Louisiana’s early riches came from sugar but there was a bitter history behind the wealth. Pam Jones finds the truth of the slavery that built the region difficult to swallow.
On the second anniversary of a massive earthquake in Nepal, Andrew Waterworth, of Wanaka, reflects on his recent trekking adventure in the Langtang Valley.
Seabird enthusiast Neville Peat visits the fabled Farne Islands off England’s northeast coast.
Britain should aim to secure visa-free travel between the UK and the EU in negotiations to leave the bloc, an association of travel agents say.
A bystander who touched off a social media furor after she saw United Airlines stop two teenage girls dressed in leggings from boarding a flight admits she did not fully grasp the situation when she started tweeting her indignation.
David Josland travels to the little-known territory of Nagorno-Karabakh near Iran where periodic conflict still arises.
As a keen photographer and partial to South East Asian cuisine it was a real treat for Gary Harley from House of Travel Dunedin to revisit some of his favourite areas in Vietnam and Cambodia...
A woman has singed hair and a blackened face after her battery-operated headphones exploded mid-flight from Beijing to Melbourne.
Scott K. MacLeod spends three days shivering and hobbling his way along the Motatapu Track.
Dunedin’s Janine Mallon has ticked off a bucket-list destination with a tour of southern Africa.
The team from The Travel Brokers — Janine Mallon’s office in Dunedin — have recently been globetrotting in the quest to find exciting new adventures for their clients.
Dunedin’s Antony Boomer fell in love with India, so wanted to share it with his wife and two boys. He took them on a journey to the southern states of Kerala and Tamil Nadu.
On the back of a significant wartime anniversary, Pam Jones explores the place that began World War 2 for the United States.
A hotel in Japan is defying the digital books trend and appealing to guests who prefer to curl up with a traditional paper book.