3 beautiful walks north of Auckland to explore this weekend
Fancy a day trip away from the city? These three walks have birds, bush and beach all covered. Words: Extract from Greater Auckland Walks by Peter Janssen 1. Tawharanui...
6 days ago - NZ Life & Leisure
‘Isolate': Warning for NSW residents
Auckland has been officially labelled a hotspot by NSW Health meaning all arrivals from the city will need to go into hotel quarantine.
7 days ago - Travel News
State shuts border to New Zealand
Queensland is shutting its border to New Zealand after an outbreak of COVID-19 in Auckland, forcing travellers to quarantine for two weeks.
7 days ago - Travel News - 2 articles
6 Reasons to Put New Zealand on Your Travel List
As the vaccine rolls out and travel begins to pick up, it's time to start dreaming of your next international trip. Here's some destination inspiration for you. Take a visual...
7 days ago - Global Traveler - 2 articles
Air New Zealand to trial Covid vaccine passport on Sydney flights
Airline aims to ‘streamline health verification' for travel as vaccinations begin Air New Zealand will trial a digital vaccine passport in April on flights between Auckland and...
8 days ago - The Guardian - 2 articles
Airline's move to fly safely again
Air New Zealand is taking steps towards a vaccine passport system, starting with a trial of a health verification app on flights between Auckland and Sydney.
8 days ago - Travel News
‘Disgusted': Locals horrified by find in falls
A popular swimming hole in south Auckland, New Zealand, has been forced to close after a sudden spike in pollution linked to faeces.
1 month ago - Travel News
When does it make sense to buy a coastal city home instead of a beach house?
Why travel to the bach when the main cities like Auckland, Wellington and Christchurch all have attractive coastal suburbs not far away from the CBD.
1 month ago - Stuff
Cordis, Hangzhou Opens in Sci-Tech City
Cordis Hangzhou, Sci-Tech City opened, joining sister properties in Shanghai, Beijing, Dongqian Lake, Hong Kong and Auckland. Located in Hangzhou Future Sci-Tech City, the...
1 month ago - Global Traveler
One 18-Hour Flight, Four Coronavirus Infections
An outbreak aboard a September flight from Dubai to New Zealand offers researchers, and airlines, an opportunity to study in-transit contagion.
1 month ago - NY Times
The headlines of Very International People
Gourmet to go! 17 brilliant, unexpected ways with a microwave - from risotto...
Microwaves are not just for poaching eggs. You can make a vast array of gourmet meals in minutes - from steamed fish to vegetarian chilli and sponge puddings They were once...
News: Mixed response to Budget from UK travel sector
The UK tourism industry had broadly welcomed the Budget delivered by chancellor Rishi Sunak - but there were also calls for more tailored support for high street travel agents.
Jamaica stiffens Covid test entry requirement
Jamaica has tightened the window in which visitors must take a Covid-19 test prior to arrival.
Smokies sees more than 12M visitors despite virus closure
Despite closing for more than a month because of COVID-19, the Great Smoky Mountains National Park experienced its second busiest year on record last year
Is this the UK's nuttiest place to stay? The incredible copper-clad 'Conker'...
The Conker is part of the Red Kite Estate in Llanafan-fawr. On the inside there's a big duvet-clad double bed that transforms into a coffee-table area. And on the outside...
Majorcan estate where Richard Branson will build 'the most luxurious hotel...
It will occupy a plot on the tycoon's Son Bunyola Estate, which is part of the Virgin Limited Edition portfolio of posh properties. He has recently been granted planning...
Collins to back Haaland for Interior, sealing her approval
Maine Sen. Susan Collins says she will support New Mexico Rep. Deb Haaland to be Interior secretary
House Hunting in Italy: A Tower North of Milan, South of $1 Million
In the Lake Maggiore area, near Italy's border with Switzerland, ‘understated buyers' are being lured away from ritzier destinations.
How Has a Pandemic Year Changed Your Idea of ‘Home?'
Office, gym, classroom: our living spaces have had to do it all. As we approach one year of hunkering down, we want to hear how your notion of “home” has evolved.
Hornblower Group finalizes ShoreTrips purchase
What role the founders of the troubled cruise excursion provider, Barry and Julie Karp, will play going forward remains unclear.