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Tue 5 Feb 2019

Airline’s crazy $289 business class fare

Airline’s crazy $289 business class fare

It’s the business class fare cheaper than a seat in economy as Scoot airlines launches a massive sale on flights to Singapore for five days only.

The $10 to never avoid paying on a cruise

The $10 to never avoid paying on a cruise

Minimising costs on a cruise holiday is easy if you’re in the know — but spending this little extra as you go can wind up saving you thousands later.

Guest horrified by hotel bathroom

Guest horrified by hotel bathroom

A man staying at a hotel in New York has been left disgusted after turning on a tap and the sink quickly filling with brown water.

Melting ice is not all bad news for Greenland

Melting ice is not all bad news for Greenland

In this day and age, it is rather astonishing to hear of a country benefiting from climate change.

Sun 3 Feb 2019

Big banger G-Wagen makes the American road trip great again

Big banger G-Wagen makes the American road trip great again

How do you attack a big task with a blunt instrument? With brutal force, that's how. Enter the Mercedes-AMG G63.

Sat 2 Feb 2019

Travel tip that will score you thousands

Travel tip that will score you thousands

Airlines are working hard to win us over right now. Australia’s frequent flyers say these are the deals that will get you free flights.

Fri 1 Feb 2019

Guide to what you really need to know before towing

Guide to what you really need to know before towing

How difficult is towing a trailer? Very difficult — and mistakes can be painful, expensive and illegal.

Aussie woman’s horrific Thai detention

Aussie woman’s horrific Thai detention

Aussie woman Claire Licciardo spent 12 days locked in a Thai detention centre living her worst nightmare. This is what happened.

Thu 31 Jan 2019

Passenger fuming over ‘sad’ sandwich

Passenger fuming over ‘sad’ sandwich

An Emirates passenger has vented frustration on social media, after receiving a pretty poor excuse for a chicken sandwich.

Jetstar launch $149 flights to Japan

Jetstar launch $149 flights to Japan

The destination Australians can’t get enough of just got even more enticing, with Jetstar launching a half-price sale on flights to Japan.

Qantas is giving away points for free

Qantas is giving away points for free

Forget signing up to more credit cards than you can handle or taking flights you can’t afford, this is the easiest possible way to earn Qantas points.

Wed 30 Jan 2019

Sex in sand dunes is ruining the environment

Sex in sand dunes is ruining the environment

Tourists are being warned having sex on a popular nude beach in Ibiza is creating an unexpected problem — but no one seems to care.

Tue 29 Jan 2019

Tourist’s $887 taxi bill shock

Tourist’s $887 taxi bill shock

John and Susan Barrett just needed a cab to take them five minutes to their hotel in New Zealand. It cost them close to $900.

Drunk man thrown off flight for snapping iPhone

Drunk man thrown off flight for snapping iPhone

A “drunk” passenger has caused chaos on board a flight to Scotland, forcing the aircraft to make an emergency landing.

Tourist freed after ‘14 months of hell’

Tourist freed after ‘14 months of hell’

Laura Plummer was jailed for three years after bringing 290 painkillers into Egypt for her husband but has now been freed.

Sun 27 Jan 2019

Big mistake Aussies make in the US

Big mistake Aussies make in the US

They are the iconic sights we’ve been told not to miss out on. But there is a problem with following this advice.

Inside exclusive ‘adults only’ cruise

Inside exclusive ‘adults only’ cruise

Forget the kids’ club or the sound of excitable teens leaving a bar in the early hours of the morning. Because this lush cruise is for adults only.

Sat 26 Jan 2019

Not all Millennials blow their cash away

Not all Millennials blow their cash away

Emily McDonagh hates returning from a holiday with a drained savings account, so here’s what she does to stay motivated as a saver.

Island paradise’s warning after  deaths

Island paradise’s warning after deaths

Multiple tragedies have struck an idyllic island paradise popular with the rich and famous, promoting authorities to issue an urgent message.

Fri 25 Jan 2019

7 strangest things I’ve seen around Australia

7 strangest things I’ve seen around Australia

Everyone knows the Big Pineapple, but after a 14,500km road trip, this traveller says the country’s top Big Thing is one you’ve probably never heard of.

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