Simon Upton report calls for new departure tax to pay for hydrogen planes, support Pacific islands
We can fund zero-carbon tech and support the Pacific Islands by requiring everyone flying overseas to pay a new tax, says the Parliamentary Commissioner for the Environment.
13 days ago - Stuff
News: Aruba leads latest list of quarantine-free destinations
Aruba, the Pacific Islands, Bhutan, Timor-Leste and Mongolia have all been added to the UK quarantine-free travel list. Guests arriving from the countries will no longer be...
3 monthes ago - Breaking Travel News
3 GLORIOUS RESORTS REOPENED
In the wake of lockdowns and extended social distancing, many people are eager to get away from it all and jet off to an exclusive resort while there is still some sunshine to...
5 monthes ago - Luxury Travels
Ebonie and Steev's trans-Pacific courtship
Ebonie and Steev got together despite living on different South Pacific islands.
7 monthes ago - Stuff
A whole other world in paradise: Exploring Palau with scuba-centric luxury yacht Black Pearl
Nature has given urban dwellers some great surprises under lockdown, and if this has inspired you to see what else there is in the untouched parts of the world, then luxury...
8 monthes ago - A Luxury Travel
Social distancing yacht charters in 2020
Leave the city far behind this Summer and reconnect with loved ones and nature in wild, wondrous destinations only accessible on a luxury yacht charter. With social distancing...
9 monthes ago - A Luxury Travel
Luxury travel news this week: Coronavirus update
Here's a round-up of luxury travel stories that have caught the eye this week. To make sure you receive these new weekly alerts in your web browser, please
10 monthes ago - A Luxury Travel
Paradise islands that almost nobody has visited, still
There are popular and typical destinations, islands with paradisiacal beaches to which everyone has gone... or at least dreams of doing so. But on our big blue planet there are...
11 monthes ago - A Luxury Travel
Delivering a difference: Pacific clinics get a helping hand with repurposed medical equipment and prosthetics
Lending a hand: Janette Searle. Medical equipment that would have ended up in the rubbish dump is getting a new life in the Pacific Islands thanks to an innovative social...
One year ago - NZ Life & Leisure
Saving the planet: our top 5 eco-friendly hotels around the world
With environmental awareness an increasing concern across the globe, especially when it comes to hot topics such as global warming and plastic waste, luxury hotels are also...
One year ago - A Luxury Travel
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Five achievable skincare resolutions we should embrace this year
Beauty Expert Amy Houlihan shares five simple statements that will help you transform your beauty regime this year. From supporting local to SPF, these are resolutions you'll...
The Release Date for Supreme X Nike SB Dunk Low Is Out
It's almost a tradition that streetwear behemoth, Supreme will collaborate with sportswear giant Nike to release new sneakers every season. And for Spring Summer 2021, the...
Five true crime podcasts you need to have a listen to
If you're like me you will already have your favourite go-to podcasts, but in case you've missed these - or are new to the genre! - here are my top five true crime podcasts.
Light the way: Brighten up your life with these buys
Pendant, floor lamp, sconce or chandelier. .. the right light fitting helps set the mood.
Restaurants are reportedly being hurt by refund request scams
A Korean restaurant beloved by influencers and Angelinos has allegedly gone out of business due to fraudulent refund requests from customers who received their food.
Is working from home making us feel paranoid?
Many of us may feel stressed and anxious while working from home, without realising or understanding why. But an expert has the answers.
The unstoppable influence of Kate Middleton's fashion is incredibly boring
COMMENT: The Duchess of Cambridge trots out safe, royal appropriate outfits time and time again - and we can't add to cart quickly enough.
‘We can't afford that': State's plea to PM
The Palaszczuk government has again demanded the JobKeeper wage subsidy program be extended for the tourism sector after it was revealed international travellers wouldn't be...
The Performance of Racial Passing
Though Nella Larsen's classic 1929 novel is understood to be a tragedy, it also exposes race to be something of a farce.
Maryland restaurant pays employees almost $500G in back wages for...
On Monday, the Department of Labor announced that Mezcal Mexican Restaurant and Bar had paid more than $500,000 in back wages, liquidated damages and civil penalties.