Tourism

Fri 23 Nov 2018

New Outback Spectacular show to tug at Aussies' hearts

New Outback Spectacular show to tug at Aussies' hearts

Village Roadshow has announced a new multimillion-dollar production based on struggling farmers during the drought — and it’s a tear-jerker.

Black Friday: Incredible $233 Qantas flight

Black Friday: Incredible $233 Qantas flight

Travel companies are slashing prices on flights, cruises, tours and hotels. Check out the deals making today one of the best ever to book a holiday.

Stanthorpe pair fined $23,000 for fire safety breach

Stanthorpe pair fined $23,000 for fire safety breach

The Stanthorpe residents failed to install suitable safety measures to account for the number of people living at their properties.

Surprising change to Leaning Tower of Pisa

Surprising change to Leaning Tower of Pisa

It’s one of the most recognisable attractions in Italy — but there’s been a major change to the Leaning Tower of Pisa that will baffle tourists.

Dark truth behind tourists’ kind act

Dark truth behind tourists’ kind act

It seems like the right way to give back to struggling communities. But experts say we’re making a big mistake.

Tourists’ mistake costing Aussies $30m

Tourists’ mistake costing Aussies $30m

Australians are footing an expensive bill racked up by visiting holiday-makers, but some have found a clever way around it.

Thu 22 Nov 2018

Flyer mocked for ‘cheapskate’ act on budget flight

Flyer mocked for ‘cheapskate’ act on budget flight

An airline passenger has been slammed after complaining about being given a cup of ice instead of water, with many saying it’s his own fault for being “cheap”.

Video airline doesn’t want you to see

Video airline doesn’t want you to see

Josh Cahill had a “horror” flight to London. But when he whinged about it on social media mid-flight, things in the cabin got a lot worse.

$104 brekky fry-up everyone wants

$104 brekky fry-up everyone wants

Tourists are flocking to this cafe to try its famous breakfast. But there’s something unusual about the egg.

Tue 20 Nov 2018

New owner for Coral Sea Resort

New owner for Coral Sea Resort

Coral Sea Resort will now form part of the Abell Point Marina family following its purchase by Paul Darrouzet.

Fri 16 Nov 2018

RV facility given the tick as council selects preferred site

RV facility given the tick as council selects preferred site

The Marathon St oval has been confirmed as the best site for a new RV facility in Proserpine.

10 things to know before your next NZ trip

10 things to know before your next NZ trip

More luxury, more cruises, new destinations and flights. These are the best new travel experiences coming up across the ditch for 2019.

Tourists warned about shameless taxi scam

Tourists warned about shameless taxi scam

A couple has filmed the tense moment a cabbie tried to scam them out of almost $400 by telling a blatant lie.

Thu 15 Nov 2018

7 things to know before your next USA trip

7 things to know before your next USA trip

Things are changing in the US in 2019 — and you might even notice the difference as soon as you board the plane. Here are seven you won’t want to miss.

How this airline became the world’s best

How this airline became the world’s best

A familiar favourite has been knocked from its spot as the world’s best airline by a new contender. Here’s why passengers love it.

Embarrassing menu mistakes we make

Embarrassing menu mistakes we make

Chowing into some of our favourites is one of the main attractions of an Italian holiday. Problem is you can’t actually order them.

Big question about Aussies’ new No.1 hot spot

Big question about Aussies’ new No.1 hot spot

It’s been named one of the hottest destinations for Australian travellers in 2019, but there’s one thing everyone keeps asking: Is it safe to go?

Wed 14 Nov 2018

Travel queen’s ‘embarrassing’ confession

Travel queen’s ‘embarrassing’ confession

Catriona Rowntree is Australia’s queen of travel. But when it comes to packing, she reveals even gurus like her get it wrong.

Outrageous requests of Sex Island guests

Outrageous requests of Sex Island guests

The group behind the world’s most controversial holiday is spilling the drug and sex secrets of the cashed-up men who visit.

Surprising places Aussies are in danger

Surprising places Aussies are in danger

Some of our favourite travel destinations are among the most dangerous places in the world to visit, according to a surprise new list.

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