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Readers' travel photos of the week

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A New Zealand autumn at its best

Central Otago is one of the only places in New Zealand that experiences a stunning, glorious autumn with the changing leaves.

Hotspot of the week: Seville

Each April, Seville sets up a tented city for a week of serious partying.

The A to Z guide to Airbnb

It's not without its faults but there's no denying that Airbnb has shaken up the travel industry.

Why Waimate? Why not?

You don't arrive in Waimate by chance. It's not on the way anywhere, yet it's my sort of town.

Trading up to a life in NZ

Twelve years, four kids, four houses and four cars later, we know we're here forever.

I thought we were mates, mate

An Australian grapples with NZ's love-hate relationship with its neighbour.

Day trips from Perth

Need help with the best short escapes from the Western Australian city? Email us.

Visitor tax unlikely

Finance Minister Steven Joyce says more money does need to be spent on tourism infrastructure.

Kiwis fly to forget the wet

A summer-less year of rain and floods - plus cheap fares - are driving Kiwis to travel agents, to chase the sun.

Amazing racing around Oregon

The photography skills of a Wellington travel consultant helped a Kiwi team win an Amazing Race-style challenge.

Jetstar disputes 'worst airline' tag

The airline has come dead last in a new consumer survey - but is it fair?

Israel digging up the past

An archaeologists' dig in Caesarea hopes to triple tourist numbers in the Mediterranean city.

Meet the 'Snot Otter'

Despite looking "a bit comical" a US zoo is hoping to wow the crowds with this giant salamander.

25 beaches to see in your lifetime

From Iceland to the Philippines - how many of these beaches have you travelled to?

Experience wine, art and food

Archangel is the latest addition to award-winning vineyards making their mark in Central Otago.

Sri Lanka: Glamping with elephants

We were both woken abruptly by a thud on the canvas. Leopard? Elephant? I scrambled for our tent's window.

The nicest place to pee in NYC

The public toilet complete with freshly delivered flowers, imported tiles, classical music and artwork.

Cancer sufferer restrained on flight

The 65-year old was tied up, told he "needs to defecate in the chair" and left stranded on an island when he tried to sit in business class.

The best airport sleeping pods

Stuck in an airport and need some sleep? Here's some convenient sleep pods for a nap.

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