Meet the 'Nomad Barber'

Miguel Gutierrez gives a haircut in Cappadocia, Turkey.

The award-winning barber has trimmed hair and shaved beards in 21 different countries.

She quit her job to travel - at 35

Clelia Mattana at El Nido, Palawan.

Quitting a high-paid job at Burberry was a brave move, but Clelia Mattana has never looked back.

Colombia - beyond the drugs

Colombian farmers called "Arrieros" walk with their mules along a street in Medellin. Arrieros from all over the country ...

We took a family trip to the capital of a notorious former drug cartel. And it was OK.

Top spots for the school holidays

Surfers Paradise in Australia is a popular school holiday travel destination for families.

Exchange rates, new flight routes and even Brexit are luring families further afield.

Work out to a great view

Amazing view for a gym at Necker Island.

From Qasr Al Sarab to the Sabi Sabi Game Reserve, check out the world's 10 gym's with the most spectacular views.

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beaches

The Mediterranean's next big thing

An aerial view of Blue Lagoon, Malta.

Fierce knights, ancient cities, gorgeous swimming spots and the odd tortured genius.

The Maldives: A to Z

The A-Z of things you (probably) don't know about the Maldives.

The key to happiness

Guess Lonely Planet's top NZ beach

food

A snob-free wine tour

Spend an afternoon getting lost in the Hawke's Bay vines.

The idea of a wine tour can seem pretentious and intimidating - but one Hawke's Bay company is destroying the snobby stereotype.

Eat like an Eygptian

Sure, visit the Sphinx, the pyramids, ride a felucca on the Nile. But the true wonder of Egypt is Cairo's street food.

Would you be brave enough for a glass of blue?

Red, white and... blue wine?

It might look good on Instagram, but what does Spain's first blue wine taste like?

family

Colombia - beyond the drugs

Colombian farmers called "Arrieros" walk with their mules along a street in Medellin. Arrieros from all over the country ...

We took a family trip to the capital of a notorious former drug cartel. And it was OK.

Travelling while pregnant?

Make sure you read these top five tips to make your trip as comfortable as possible.

Surfers Paradise in Australia is a popular school holiday travel destination for families.

Top spots for the school holidays

Exchange rates, new flight routes and even Brexit are luring families further afield.

budget

She quit her job to travel - at 35

Clelia Mattana at El Nido, Palawan.

Quitting a high-paid job at Burberry was a brave move, but Clelia Mattana has never looked back.

Travel the world with a carry-on

This pair made a packing pact for their world trip: carry-on bags only. But was it a practical choice?

The taxi is "parked" with incredible views of the New York City skyline.

Spend the night in a taxi

Accommodation in New York definitely isn't cheap - but would you be willing to sleep in a taxi?

adventure

Meet the 'Nomad Barber'

Miguel Gutierrez gives a haircut in Cappadocia, Turkey.

The award-winning barber has trimmed hair and shaved beards in 21 different countries.

First leg of cycleway to open

Almost a decade after its inception, the first leg of the Te Anau to Manapouri cycle trail is set to open.

Clelia Mattana at El Nido, Palawan.

She quit her job to travel - at 35

Quitting a high-paid job at Burberry was a brave move, but Clelia Mattana has never looked back.

luxury

Work out to a great view

Amazing view for a gym at Necker Island.

From Qasr Al Sarab to the Sabi Sabi Game Reserve, check out the world's 10 gym's with the most spectacular views.

The Maldives: A to Z

The A-Z of things you (probably) don't know about the Maldives.

The festival takes place in wi-fi free locations like the Sahara Desert.

Restival: Relax at the anti-rave

As revellers rave it up at Glastonbury, a new "relaxation" festival is offering a completely different experience.

short breaks

Airbnb's most haunted rentals

Would you be brave enough to stay in this haunted rental?

Why rent an apartment when you could stay in a haunted castle, or a madness chamber?

Best Auckland daycations gallery

 Wanting a long weekend getaway but strapped for time, money, or both? Consider the daycation.

Snorkeler Tony Enderby surveying fish in their natural habitat at Goat Island Marine Reserve in Leigh.

Best Auckland mini-breaks gallery video

Ready for a mid-winter break from Auckland already? Why not consider ... Auckland.

couples

How I got married in Las Vegas

The writer gets married, Vegas-style.

It was time to be married, and what to do. A white wedding with all the trimmings? Yeah, nah.

The cruise for adults only

Dubbed the "desire cruise", this eight-day voyage promises naked passengers and erotic activities.

Kaz and Mariko are taking a year long trip around the world.

Couple's amazing honeymoon video

These newlyweds have brought their "selfie" game to a whole new level by using a drone.

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