LifeStyle: Travel

How To Make Economy Class Tolerable On A Long Flight

Monday  00:26,   10 september 2018

If you’re facing the prospect of 10+ hour flight in crowded, cramped economy class, remember that there are still some in-flight luxuries they can’t take from you at the security gate. We can make the worst section of the plane feel slightly less...[...]

Cambodian reptile cafe slithers into people's hearts

Sunday  06:10,   09 september 2018

For anyone terrified of an albino python, an orange corn snake or a scaly, bearded iguana, Chea Raty says getting up close and personal at Phnom Penh's first reptile-themed cafe is the only remedy.Taking off from the cat cafes already popular in [...]

Traveling alone helped me confront my fear of being by myself

Sunday  06:06,   09 september 2018

What happened when my facade as a strong, single woman started to crumble.When I booked the trip, I imagined all the things I would do by myself in Paris. I would walk along the Seine. I would spend hours in the Musée d’Orsay. I would eat pastries...[...]

These Are the World’s Busiest Airlines

Saturday  05:56,   08 september 2018

The International Airport Transport Association (IATA) reported on Thursday that there were 4.1 billion air passengers in 2017, more than ever before and a 7.3-percent increase over 2016.The 62nd World Air Transport Statistics report, which tracks...[...]

Revealed: Egypt is the fastest growing tourist destination, but France receives the most visitors

Saturday  05:56,   08 september 2018

Visitor numbers to Egypt jumped 55.1 per cent in 2017 compared to the previous year, according to official figures from the United Nations World Tourism Organisation.Visitor numbers to Egypt jumped 55.1 per cent to 8.6 million in 2017 - a huge...[...]

Florence Is Banning Tourists From Snacking on the Streets

Friday  16:32,   07 september 2018

On Tuesday, Florence passed a new ordinance banning tourists and locals alike from eating on the sidewalks, curbs, and doorsteps of the city's historic center.Before you say goodbye to your daydreams of indulging in a delightful cup of hazelnut...[...]

The world's top museums revealed: TripAdvisor

Friday  04:10,   07 september 2018

Paris has claimed the honor of being home to the world's top museum -- but it's not the Louvre.In TripAdvisor's annual Travelers' Choice Awards for Museums, the Musée d'Orsay took the top spot for 2018, far ahead of the world's most visited...[...]

5 reasons to go to Western Australia

Friday  04:10,   07 september 2018

Western Australia tourism promotes the state with the tag line: Experience extraordinary. Our largest state has a lot to brag about. Here are five reasons why you should consider WA for your next holiday. Wildflowers2018 is expected to be the best...[...]

Jetstar flight attendant and mum-of-two reveals her top tips for flying with kids - and the trick to stop their ears from hurting when the plane descends

Friday  00:56,   07 september 2018

Jetstar Cabin Crew member and mum-of-two, Carrie Lawrie, shared with FEMAIL how she makes travelling with children a breeze. She also revealed the one thing to give them on the descent.Australian Jetstar cabin crew member and mother-of-two, Carrie...[...]

Why some vacationers like to dress to impress: travel survey

Thursday  04:27,   06 september 2018

If you're the type of holidaymaker who spends as much time planning out your vacation wardrobe as your travel itinerary, the results of a new global survey show you're hardly alone. With New York, Milan and Paris set to pull out the...[...]

Disneyland to serve booze for first time next year

Thursday  00:31,   06 september 2018

Tired, overheated parents of tired, overheated children will soon be offered an R-rated attraction at Disneyland, with the opening of a Star Wars-themed cantina that will serve booze. When Oga's Cantina opens at Star Wars: Galaxy's Edge in...[...]

If You Want to Visit This Famous Italian Island, You'll Have to Apply

Tuesday  00:32,   04 september 2018

If You Want to Visit This Famous Italian Island, You'll Have to ApplyUp until 10 years ago, Montecristo wasn't open to tourists at all, and access is still extremely limited. The island opens to visitors twice per year — once from April 1...[...]

One perfect weekend: Where to eat and drink in Waikiki Beach, Hawaii

Monday  04:01,   03 september 2018

Surfing, cocktails, barefoot in the sand, Waikiki offers the perfect winter escape.© Supplied Outrigger Reef Waikiki Beach Resort. But in the past decade or so Waikiki Beach has become even more of a destination thanks to its blossoming food and...[...]

NZ aviation experiences you need to try

Sunday  06:05,   02 september 2018

New Zealand's diverse landscapes are the perfect backdrop for aerial adventures. This holiday list that will take you to new heights.New Zealand by air makes for spectacular sightseeing. Vast coastal expanses, high mountain peaks, deep...[...]

5 reasons why you need to visit Turkey

Sunday  06:00,   02 september 2018

Turkish baths are just one of the reasons why you need to put Turkey on your travel list.Here are five reasons...[...]