While we welcome foreign tourists, we'd much rather they arrived minus bugs, banned food, or other nasties.
OPINION: It's all those painful little things you have to do that tick you off at airports.
Metasearch sites have shaken up the travel industry, but hotels and airlines are fighting back.
Spectacular vistas? Check. Easy tramping? Check. Marlborough Sounds tramp ticks all the Great Walk boxes.
Qatar Airways makes a big, comfy, world-first play for premium customers.
Glasgow Airport's lost property bins are overflowing with soft toys, so it's taken a leaf out of Paddington's book.
In an effort to conserve fuel, more aircraft flying into Auckland will use a flight path that is normally limited to 10 planes a day.
Qantas flies in veteran 747 and an A330 to help refuel stricken jets at Auckland Airport.
It's farewell to the queen of the sky - after nearly 50 years in the air, the iconic 747 is being retired.
If "SSSS" appears on your boarding card, be prepared for extra attention from security.
OPINION: Airports wouldn't function properly if they didn't make your journey a little more stressful.
British Airways says burning nappies and chocolate bar wrappers will power its 787 Dreamliners.
Pilots and air crew use a host of codes and phrases for flying. How many can you get right?
It's all parties and free flights and they're just glorified waitresses. Yeah, about that...
New technology could mean a big reduction to one of the main causes for the fear of flying - turbulence.
There's good and bad news for airline passengers wondering if they can fly out of Auckland.
Air NZ crew chip in as more flights cancelled due to Auckland Airport's fuel disruption.
Finding enough pilots and crew members to meet future demands will be hard, but are people ready to fly on pilotless planes?
The first round of grants from the Government's $100m tourism infrastructure fund attracted 43 applications for visitor facilities.
Jet passengers can expect longer waits on the tarmac as part of measures to eke out fuel.
Government employees are being asked not to take non-essential air travel as the Auckland fuel crisis threatens to deepen.
"The oddest place I have been to and I've been to all sorts of weird places."
OPINION: Seen the castle? Tick. The museum? Tick. The gallery? Tick. Holidaying is more than ticking off a list.
Mass cancellations over holiday schedules set to leave about 400,000 passengers in the lurch.
Hawaiian Airlines is stepping up its Auckland to Honolulu service.
Thin walls, a bathtub next to the bed, two-way mirrors - the list goes on and on.
Fight from Auckland to Fiji forced to return due to "mechanical issue with aircraft air valve".
Alternate holiday destinations are becoming more affordable to travellers.
Labour is backing plans to give the area the same international status as the pyramids. National: not so much.
The active volcano is one of multiple Whakatāne attractions to get the Google Street View treatment.