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Dunedin, a mecca for street art

Natalia Rak's mural Love is in the Air.

Over the past few years, the Dunedin street art scene has exploded.

'Auckland, the best place on earth' video

Local board pays former tradie cum internet star $15,000 to promote the places he grew up exploring.

A cob cottage for all

Baby dolphin frolicks in harbour


Australia’s most expensive hotel opens

The 500 room hotel is designed to attract a high-spending clientele.

When rates only start at $1600, you expect every aspect of the experience to be flawless.

Top 7 Aussie spots for 2017

Add some of these little-known, and some popular, gems to your travel bucket list.

Gold Coast Mayor Tom Tate says the new park will not compete with other theme parks in the area.

Gold Coast's $600m theme park video

People still want man-made fun: Mayor welcomes Chinese entertainment company's big plans.

pacific islands

Tonga trip teaches technique

Jess Erb, 24, is headed to Tonga as part of a Unitec programme.

A love for animals has led a vet to a unique learning programme.

Samoa's newest luxury resort

An artificial island just outside of Apia is home to Samoa's newest vacation spot.

Sheer luxury on Laucala

Island paradise is back in business

uk and ireland

Mystery houseboat washes ashore

The make-shift boat with a note inside was relatively intact after crossing the Atlantic Ocean.

This make-shift boat with a note inside was intact after crossing the Atlantic Ocean.

London's best new restaurants

These hot new eateries focus on just one item - and they do it well.

Why this is the world's best hotel

Why Chinese tourists love this town


Gothic ice dome rises

A gothic-style ice dome is seen at the mountain resort of Hrebienok in Slovakia.

Fifteen sculptors worked for weeks to shape 90 tonnes of ice into a gothic-style dome in the mountains of Slovakia.

Klosters: Skiing with the royals

Stunning scenery, easy to get to, and a big favourite with the Windsors.

Linz: Unloved but lovely

White rainbow a wonder


Local bites in Hawaii

Bookshelves in The Study at the Modern rotate to reveal a bar.

Don't underestimate the gastronomic scene in Hawaii.

Love locks 'unsightly litter'

Affection for love locks locations has grown phenomenally in recent years, but state officials in Hawaii have become the latest to demand their removal.

Snorkelling with green sea turtles

Tourists find Hawaii's hidden gem video


Death Valley in the fast lane

A view across the salt flats in Badwater Basin, California.

One muscle car, one teenager and one dad go cruising California's Death Valley.

Sharyn Casey's celeb spotting 101

Opinion: Here's how to guarantee your brush with fame in the most famous town in the world.

Reasons to visit Palm Springs

5 unique places to stay in NYC

canada & alaska

Where to get close to polar bears

Polar bear swimming in the Beaufort Sea on the northern coast of Alaska.

You can be mere metres from the fierce animals and they are as oblivious as cows grazing in a field.

Tourist sights worth braving crowds for video

For every gorgeous shot of a world wonder there's another of a massive tourist crowd.

Holiday alternatives to America

The world's most scenic railway ride

south america

My encounter with Planet Earth's snakes video

A video of an iguana fighting off serpents has gripped the world and I know exactly how that poor guy feels.

A video of an iguana fighting off serpents has gripped the world and I know exactly how that poor guy feels.

DiCaprio's island resort revealed

Drawing inspiration from Belize's ancient Mayan ruins, this eco-friendly resort will also heal the island.

Four days to Machu Picchu

South America on a Shoestring


Full of beans in Bali

Bali Pulina Plantation has picturesque views.

Is it taking experiential tourism too far when you pay top dollar for the world's most expensive toddy cat coffee?

Japan’s bizarre hot-tub rollercoaster

A proposed spa-themed amusement park will allow visitors soak in hot pools while riding on rollercoasters.

More to Indonesia than Bali

Tourist sights worth braving crowds for video


The hotel pool everyone wants to photograph

The plunge pool at Riad Yasmine in Marrakech.

Images of this Moroccan pool are pouring into Instagram.

'Crashing witch' illustrates news threat

The rise and spread of fake news makes traditional journalism even more important, says Stacey Knott.

Great forbidden love affair

Breakfast with the giraffes

middle east

'BREAKING! This is real news' gallery

It started with the "fake news" reports that actor Jeff Goldblum had fallen 60 metres to his death at Kauri Cliffs.

OPINION: This year, truth is stranger than the fake news. So can you tell the difference? Try our quiz.

Shiny Dubai from the sky

Dubai is obsessed with large and shiny and what better way to see it then from the air.

Dead Sea brings laughter and pain

Petra is rose-red and awe inspiring

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