This year, the centenary of his birth, offers a perfect opportunity to hike the Dylan Thomas trail.
We travel to relax, or for thrills, or to be educated - but what if we just need some good cheer?
When chef Peter Kuravita travelled across Mexico, he got more than he bargained for.
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Skiers in search of season-pass bargains need to act quickly.
If you come here to eat first and line-dance second, you won't be the first.
"Breakfast in London, lunch in Paris, dinner in Barcelona." I read that as nothing short of a challenge.
Don't let Europe's vast railroad system intimidate you. It's the best way to see the sights.
Don't forget to take your appetite for this culinary fest in London.
There's something alien in the chicken noodle soup. "It's ... an eyeball!"
More travellers are heading to high risk destinations without vaccinations.
You won't believe what some travellers - and travel companies - have done on Twitter.
Flights in Auckland and ferry services in Wellington have been disrupted by the weather.
Passenger says he feels lucky to be alive after tyre on Boeing 737 explodes mid-flight.
Concerns about scenery clashes with sentimentality in the City of Love.
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Kiwi couple Jo Crabb and Stephen Allwood live in rural France, and in Martinborough.
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They say beer should be drunk within the shadow of the brewery.
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True love took Wellingtonian Scotty Donaldson to Ecuador.
A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.
A passenger who touched the buttocks of a crew member has been ordered to behave.
After having a blast there on a family holiday, I went back with a friend and it was even better.