Travel

Thai skyscraper planned

Higher than a bird, almost as high as some planes. It's Super Tower. And it's coming to Bangkok.

London’s going to the bears

JILL SCHENSUL

London could soon become unbearable. Because of — ironically enough — bears.

High in the Himalayas

ANUP KAPHLE AND WHITNEY SHEFTE

We crossed the Thorung La Pass after a gruelling trek. Death had missed us by two days.

Top spot for expats

Switzerland is the world's favourite destination among expats, a poll on quality of life has found.

20 reasons to visit Washington DC

DAVID WHITLEY

It's the best of America on show, from the Martin Luther King Jr Memorial to the Declaration of Independence.

Bora Bora on a budget

Bora Bora

Need help planning a trip to Bora Bora? Email us at travel@stuff.co.nz.

Trans-Tasman route cancelled

Ratepayers subsidised almost $10m of the soon-to-be-cancelled Rotorua to Sydney flights.

A 'quantum leap' forward

JAMIE FREED

Business class travellers will be able to recline during take-off and landing in new Qantas A330 seats.

Where to go next year

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN

The hottest destinations in the world to visit in 2015 have been announced by Lonely Planet.

Coping with a hostel

BEN GROUNDWATER

Checking in after spending some time in hotels, it all felt a bit ... rough.

Sick Kiwi girl happy to be home

Relieved mother and daughter arrive back in NZ after a two-week medical ordeal in Australia.

'The ugliest city square in the world'

The Turkish Prime Minister has labelled Taksim Square the 'ugliest square in the world'.

Getting outdoorsy

AMELIA ROMANOS - AAP

As I headed for Switzerland's Jungfrau region - an adrenaline capital of sorts - I put on my big kid face.

Heathrow flights cancelled

Around one in 10 flights may be cancelled at Britain's biggest airport Heathrow on Tuesday due to stormy weather

More heys and giddays

Tourism numbers climb

More visitors are arriving from Australia and the United States, but numbers from China have declined, new figures show.

Walking with the cheetahs

LAURA WALTERS - Stuff

Animal enthusiasts are getting a chance to get up close and personal with Africa's most endangered cats.

Honey smugglers busted at airport

Two would-be honey smugglers have been turned back on arrival at Auckland airport.

Beat the cliche

EWEN BELL

Some photographic tragedies are so common on holidays that they qualify as cliches. Here's how to avoid them.

Beautifully weird and creepy

TONY HICKS

There's almost a tangible feeling to crossing the threshold. Is it the history or something creepier?

Lonely Planet rates New Zealand

Stuff

New Zealand rates some honourable mentions in Lonely Planet's top 10 lists for 2015.

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