New Zealand's focus on 'high-value' tourists just isn't fair
OPINION: Travelling for leisure is a privilege, but New Zealand is looking at taking that privilege away from some people.
The district dubbed 'unwelcoming' just as NZ begins to woo tourists
One of the country’s top tourism destinations is being slammed for being too selective, driving its freedom campers out of the district.
Blowing his nose into a blanket could land US flyer a huge fine
The passenger also repeatedly ignored orders to wear a mask as US aviation authorities continue a crackdown on unruly travellers.
The words “Hawke’s Bay” could easily be substituted with “Food and Wine Country”, so famous is this sunny region for its delicious drop. It’s also home to the Art Deco capital, Napier, which was rebuilt in the architectural style following the 1931 earthquake, and celebrates its distinctive heritage with an annual festival.
Submissions drive bus proposals
The people have spoken and council has listened. Out of 143 submissions on the bus network, only one was against, so plans to beef it up have been moved forward.
Tourism in Antarctica is booming, but it's a complicated relationship
Fourteen new expedition vessels are scheduled to come online in 2021, most with fewer than 200 berths.
German airlines, rail company team up to reduce domestic flights
The aim is to encourage more people to switch from planes to trains for domestic routes, to reduce greenhouse gas emissions.