Private plane pile up in Sin City

It was dubbed the 'Fight of the Century' and the rich and famous were out in throngs to see it.

A capital cafe crawl

Midnight Espresso on Cuba street.

Wellington is almost as well-known for its cafe culture as it is for windy weather. We checked it out over a long weekend.

The Karl Lagerfeld of cheese

Some of the 130-plus varieties of French cheeses at the Noumea Festival des Fromages.

A festival in Noumea in June will star the Karl Lagerfeld of cheese.

Small bars, big city

The inventively named bar, Since I Left You in Kent St.

The cosy, quirky bars popping up in central Sydney are transforming the city's nightlife.

Six spots where it's cheap to stay

Tourists relax on a beach in the town of Boca Chica August 8, 2011. Tourist arrivals in the Dominican Republic has declined in comparison to other Caribbean countries, with a growth of 3.5% in the first half of the year, against an average of 5% growth across the Carribean region, local media reported. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Tags: TRAVEL BUSINESS SOCIETY)

Here are six spots around the globe that are incredibly affordable.

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beaches

World's best resort-free beaches

Once touted as "Mexico's last nude beach," Zipolite, along the southern coast of Oaxaca, now has more gawkers than those choosing to go au naturel.

Want to avoid resorts but still spend a holiday by the beach? Go to one of these places.

World's best islands in 2015

Tripadvisor has named the world's best islands in its Traveller's Choice Island Awards.

Why swimming is like a drug

The naked truth about Nudey Beach

food

A capital cafe crawl

Midnight Espresso on Cuba street.

Wellington is almost as well-known for its cafe culture as it is for windy weather. We checked it out over a long weekend.

Small bars, big city

The cosy, quirky bars popping up in central Sydney are transforming the city's nightlife.

Sein de Nounou, an "evocative" raw goat-milk cheese.

The Karl Lagerfeld of cheese

A festival in Noumea in June will star the Karl Lagerfeld of cheese.

family

A stroll at Arthur's Pass

On the boardwalk at Arthur's Pass with Temple Basin in the foreground.

The summit walkway is a favourite for views and easy-as-you-please walking.

How to stop creating little monsters on holidays

Modern parenting – often described as cotton-woolling or helicoptering – means making sure every second of the trip is, "Awesome!"

Prepare to be wowed at Universal Studios.

Theme parks: A survival guide for parents

Taking the family to Universal Studios is so much more fun if you arrive prepared.

budget

Six spots where it's cheap to stay

Tourists relax on a beach in the town of Boca Chica August 8, 2011. Tourist arrivals in the Dominican Republic has declined in comparison to other Caribbean countries, with a growth of 3.5% in the first half of the year, against an average of 5% growth across the Carribean region, local media reported. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz (DOMINICAN REPUBLIC - Tags: TRAVEL BUSINESS SOCIETY)

Here are six spots around the globe that are incredibly affordable.

Guide: Hawaii on a budget

The perception of Maui, the second-largest of the Hawaiian islands, as a destination for the rich is only partially true.

Tom Perko uses hitchhiking to cut costs on travel.

No money? Go travelling

An ex-stockbroker left home with no money to travel the world for five years.

adventure

Daredevil scales Orlando Eye

Wallenda braved rain and storm clouds nearby, making the short walk with arms outstretched in just a few minutes without incident at the attraction.

High-wire performer Nik Wallenda completed another death-defying stunt pacing untethered atop the 400-foot-high Orlando Eye.

In Pics: Scariest walkway opens gallery

The scariest, most dangerous footpath in the world reopens to tourists after safety improvements.

The camels that roam the area during the day know which farm to head to at night.

A lesson in life and death

It takes just 45 seconds for me to realise I could die out here. Easily.

luxury

Private plane pile up in Sin City

It was dubbed the 'Fight of the Century' and the rich and famous were out in throngs to see it.

It was dubbed the 'Fight of the Century' and the rich and famous were out in throngs to see it.

The most luxurious hotels in Paris gallery

Quirky and characterful, these places are often more original than the big international five-star chains.

Emirates A380-800 First-Class-Private-Suite-A

First class luxury with Emirates

Having a shower while at 40,000 feet? First class flying doesn't get much more luxurious than this.

short breaks

Auckland: Slow boat to slumber

TRUE ROMANCE: Despite the fact that you're sharing it with 70 or so others, getting around the Hauraki Gulf on a giant catamaran can be surprisingly romantic.

An overnight cruise around Auckland's harbour turns out to be a very calming - albeit undemanding - experience.

A bach beside the sea

Woodpecker Bay Bach on the West Coast has the best location in NZ, according to Bookabach.

Delamore Lodge on Waiheke Island.

6 of the best stays on Waiheke Island

Discover the great wine, food, views and laidback luxury on offer on Waiheke Island.

couples

Couple take heart-shaped flight

Air trafficking website Flightradar24 recorded the heart-shaped route.

A pilot and his wife took a heart-shaped flight over the Mediterranean, leaving aviation enthusiasts more than a little puzzled.

Couple get married, all over the world

As if one wedding isn't enough to organise, this couple are getting married, repeatedly, all over the world. 

Maui is so overwhelming in its charm that it can be a bit intimidating.

The land of honeymoons

Forget relaxing couple time - there's simply too much to see and do in Maui.

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