The prospect of searing heatwaves driving holidaymakers to cool mountains and children asking grandparents about their memories of snow is focusing minds in Alpine ski resorts in Europe.
On a recent trip to Guatemala with her small child, Cindy Carcamo found her parents' concerns gave way to fun.
Ice cream is pretty great. So is a luxurious Queenstown getaway. Combine the two, and you’ve got a recipe for success. Daisy Hudson checks out NZ's first ice cream-themed hotel room.
Dunedin writer Neville Peat went to the Society Islands in this sestercentennial James Cook year to visit Tahiti and Ra’iatea, formerly known as Havai’i.
Iceland has many things in common with New Zealand, which is amazing, considering in many aspects Iceland is New Zealand’s opposite, finds Roy Sinclair.
Iceland, shaped by the unpredictable violence of volcanoes, glaciers and earthquakes, is the result of 64 million years of continual transformation and rebirth,writes Roy Sinclair.
Tahiti was James Cook’s Polynesian gateway to Aotearoa New Zealand 250 years ago. Dunedin writer Neville Peat went to the Society Islands in this sestercentennial Cook year.
Inspired by The Jungle Book, Mark Johanson travelled to India's "Tiger State" to track the big cats.
Retro signage, neon-lit shops, roadside kitsch, classic cars, epic scenery and the untamed sense of adventure are the timeless temptations of a drive on Route 66, Mike Yardley writes.
On a recent trip to the Chatham Islands, New Zealand’s easternmost outpost, David Thomson discovered things are just a little different than on the mainland.
The familiar names of the electric tram route through Edinburgh seems to promise something similar here, writes Bill Campbell.
This Caribbean getaway is so laid-back there’s not a single stoplight on the island, writes Patti Nickell.
If you want to know about relentless cold and damp, talk to Dunedin doctor Richard Stephenson, who recently completed what is believed to be the first unsupported ski and packraft crossing of Iceland.
A dawn jog around the magnificent temples of Angkor is the perfect way to meet an ancient country with deep roots, finds Martin Love.