Best way to see Cappadocia video

What's the best way to see Cappadocia? From up above.

This Turkish town is home to one of the world's best experiences.

Exploring the Great Wall

Wear layers when visiting the Great Wall - it can be chilly.

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NZ's most romantic spots

Take a helicopter ride to a glacier and mountain peak for an unforgettable picnic in Queenstown.

You don't actually have to try very hard to plan a romantic getaway in New Zealand.

Things to do on Valentine's Day

See how pygmy marmoset couple Wicket and Cuzco will be spending Valentine's Day at Wellington Zoo.

Looking for some last-minute Valentine's Day inspiration? Here are our picks around the country.

A taste of China in NZ video

Chinese New Year attracts tens of thousands of visitors from China every year.

Celebrate the Year of the Monkey by checking out some of NZ's most fascinating heritage sites.

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UK hits NZ with health charge

Kiwis wanting to spend more than six months in the UK on their OE will soon have to pay up.

Kiwis wanting to spend more than six months in the UK on their OE will soon have to pay up.

Exploring the Great Wall

Heading off on an overseas adventure? Send your travel questions to us.

An endless Indian summer

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5 things to do on Valentine's Day

See how pygmy marmoset couple Wicket and Cuzco will be spending Valentine's Day at Wellington Zoo.

Looking for some last-minute Valentine's Day inspiration? Here are our picks around the country.

Annah Stretton's Morrinsville

Annah Stretton shares some of her favourite things about Morrinsville, Waikato.

Take a helicopter ride to a glacier and mountain peak for an unforgettable picnic in Queenstown.

Most romantic spots in NZ

You don't actually have to try very hard to plan a romantic getaway in this country.

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Beach campaign breaks $1m

The beach for sale in Awaroa Inlet is surrounded by Abel Tasman National Park.

There is less than one week left to own a slice of paradise along New Zealand's shoreline.

Q&A: How you can buy a beach video

You could own a slice of one of New Zealand's pristine beaches. Here's what you need to know.

Banned from Egypt - over a selfie

Let's buy a beach video

travel troubles

Trapped for 2 hours, 'no big deal'

Passengers are being assessed by ambulance staff after being trapped on Christchurch's gondola for almost two hours.

Passenger trapped in swaying gondola slams company's "no big deal" response.

Two planes collide in mid-air

Two planes have collided in mid-air and plunged into the ocean off LA. No word of survivors.

Damage indicates cruise ship 'hit rocks'

Huge snakeskin in Kiwi's luggage

south america

The Kiwis of Rio de Janeiro's Carnaval video

The glamourous passistas of the Carnaval parades attract thousands of visitors to Rio.

As Brazil's beach capital amps up for its renowned Carnaval event, Kiwis are putting the finishing touches to their costumes.

The country taking Airbnb by storm

As Airbnb's fastest growing market, this developing country is hastily rolling out the welcome mat.

Insider's guide to Rio Carnaval video

Three Towers hike a bucket list item

middle east

Kiwis key in Dubai's zipline video

Been there? Done that? You've probably not seen anything quite like Dubai's XLine before.

A steep, 90m drop is only inches away as the building drops straight down to the concrete below.

A toast to Shiraz

Facelifts, nose jobs, chadors teamed with Japanese sun visors, rare artefacts and friendly people – Iran is a fascinating paradox.

See the home of Star Wars

20 reasons to visit Dubai with kids

pacific islands

Life on a private island

Ever wondered what it would be like to have an island to yourself?

Castaway bliss

There's no TV or wi-fi. Just the soothing melody of Fijian waters gently lapping.

A spectacular Fiji sunset captured at Tropica Island Resort on Malolo Island.

Fiji for a first-timer gallery video

How do you enjoy Fiji when you can't swim, hate the sun and are scared of coconuts falling on your head?

australia

Top 6 Tassie whisky distilleries

Bespoke Gin Workshops are held at William McHenry & Sons Distillery at Port Arthur.

Find out why Tasmania is getting a name for itself as the whisky capital of Australia.

The real 'Straya video

This is where pioneer history and dinosaur fossils have withstood the tests of drought and distance.

To mark Australia Day, it's worth celebrating the things we do better than anywhere else, writes Ben Groundwater.

Aussie: Better than anywhere else?

According to an Australian travel writer, there are some experiences his country does better than anywhere else.

europe

UK hits NZ with health charge

Kiwis wanting to spend more than six months in the UK on their OE will soon have to pay up.

Kiwis wanting to spend more than six months in the UK on their OE will soon have to pay up.

The best way to see Cappadocia video

It might be called the land of the beautiful horses but this Turkish town is home to one of the world's best experiences.

Breathtaking underwater world video

Need for Speed in Bologna

uk and ireland

Why you should go solo in London

In Hyde Park, bicyclists ride a path adjacent to horse trails.

Who needs company when you've got pubs, parks and plenty of tours to keep you entertained?

How to get into London's exclusive clubs

Fancy rubbing shoulders with London's movers and shakers? Here's how.

Wandering into a wizarding world

20 reasons to visit Dublin

usa

NASA men share love of space video

Apollo 13 astronaut Fred Haise beside a picture of his younger self (extreme right) and the rest of his crew

An Apollo 13 astronaut and a leader from the Mars mission talk about space travel.

Slumber party with penguins

After the daytime visitors have left, California Academy of Sciences reopens for the second shift of explorers.

Surviving a wilderness course

Big Apple to winter wonderland

canada & alaska

Get it while it's cold

Kayaking through a floating iceberg.

The sun is out, the water is calm, and the adventure is on, with a nice, wild Alaska edge.

Fine dining on the rails

"It's like a symphony," says executive chef Jean Pierre Guerin from inside the Rocky Mountaineer's Goldleaf Service kitchen.

The town no-one wants to leave

Rumbling through the Rockies gallery video

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The best way to see Cappadocia video

What's the best way to see Cappadocia? From up above.

It might be called the land of the beautiful horses but this Turkish town is home to one of the world's best experiences.

Cute with a conscience gallery

Baby hyenas, monkeys with luscious-locks and smiling baby hippos make up a magical adventure at Wildlife Reserves Singapore.

Brian Wilke looks at photos of his 2006 trip to Russia and Siberia.

Mystery map among nine years of gifts gallery

Nelson man Brian Wilke is responsible for a mysterious map of Nelson found in Siberia.

cruising

Cruising's economic waves

P&O's Pacific Pearl is home-berthed in New Zealand for a record five-month tour of duty.

Cruising has become a half-billion dollar industry for New Zealand as Kiwis and foreigners discover the joys of life on the ocean waves.

Love on the high seas gallery

With Valentine's Day just around the corner, there could be no better time to plan a romantic cruise.

Cruisy summer

Amazing awaits on the Amazon gallery

snow

Kiwi caught in US snow storm

Snow covers the deck of Joanne Clapp's home after a massive snow storm in the east coast of the United States.

As record US blizzard rages on, Kiwi looks on the bright side and enjoys a few days off work.

Ski fields battle for early birds

Canterbury's Porters ski field has fired back in a price war with NZ Ski Group's Mt Hutt.

Boeing 757 touches down in Antarctica

Mt Hutt named best ski resort

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Most romantic spots in NZ

Take a helicopter ride to a glacier and mountain peak for an unforgettable picnic in Queenstown.

You don't actually have to try very hard to plan a romantic getaway in this country.

The best way to see Cappadocia video

It might be called the land of the beautiful horses but this Turkish town is home to one of the world's best experiences.

See how pygmy marmoset couple Wicket and Cuzco will be spending Valentine's Day at Wellington Zoo.

5 things to do on Valentine's Day

Looking for some last-minute Valentine's Day inspiration? Here are our picks around the country.

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Beach campaign passes $1.1m mark

Kiwis behind crowd-funding efforts to buy an Abel Tasman beach confident of hitting their target this week.

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