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Entrepreneur targets ‘flashpackers’ - The Australian
21 Jun 2019

Entrepreneur targets ‘flashpackers’  The Australian

Cashed-up New Zealand entrepreneur Andrew Cox is defying the rhetoric, declaring the backpacker market the most lucrative earner of all accommodation ...


The best ways to save on exchange rates and currency fees when you travel abroad - MarketWatch
26 Jun 2019

The best ways to save on exchange rates and currency fees when you travel abroad  MarketWatch

Getting the best deal matters — including when you're choosing whether to pay with cards or cash.


How to Curtail Currency Fees When Paying for Stuff Abroad - Middletown Press
18 Jun 2019

How to Curtail Currency Fees When Paying for Stuff Abroad  Middletown Press

This article was first published on NerdWallet.com. You spent months saving for your trip abroad and you've budgeted to stretch your money once you're there.


A new class of luxury hostels in Asia caters to ‘flashpackers’ - South China Morning Post
13 Jan 2018

A new class of luxury hostels in Asia caters to ‘flashpackers’  South China Morning Post

The baby boomer generation has spawned a new breed of travellers who demands deluxe dorms and hotel-like facilities. We take a look at how the 'poshtel' ...


Smart travelers keep a lid on currency fees when paying for stuff abroad - USA TODAY
18 Jun 2019

Smart travelers keep a lid on currency fees when paying for stuff abroad  USA TODAY

Whether you pay by credit card or cash abroad, getting the best deal matters. Our experts have advice on how to keep currency fees under control.


How This 30-something Went From Taking One Vacation in 10 Years to Traveling the World Full-time - Travel+Leisure
11 Oct 2018

How This 30-something Went From Taking One Vacation in 10 Years to Traveling the World Full-time  Travel+Leisure

Fate stepped in when a friend told her about Flash Pack, which specializes in adventure tours for 30- and 40-something solo travelers around the globe.


How This Couple Created A $13 Million Business On Their First Date - Forbes Now
30 Jul 2018

How This Couple Created A $13 Million Business On Their First Date  Forbes Now

A couple tells how they created a fast-growing travel startup and how they juggle work and marriage.


What the hell is a 'flashpacker'? - Travel Weekly
06 Feb 2018

What the hell is a 'flashpacker'?  Travel Weekly

No, we haven't misspelt 'backpacker', but rather are shining a light on a whole new type of traveller, and they're not schlepping around with giant packs and ...


"We got one million hits in two days", how a selfie transformed a travel business - Real Business - Real Business
17 Jan 2019

"We got one million hits in two days", how a selfie transformed a travel business - Real Business  Real Business

Flash Pack has had a mad few years since its inception in 2014. After the co-founders devised the idea for the travel company over a date, they've faced both ...


Northern Alberta family sells home, belongings to ‘give’r’ on year-long globetrotting getaway - Global News Calgary
09 Oct 2018

Northern Alberta family sells home, belongings to ‘give’r’ on year-long globetrotting getaway  Global News Calgary

Geoff and Patty Turnquist are leaving their jobs for now and have sold their home in Alberta's Peace Country region -- along with many of their possessions -- to ...


Rise of the flashpacker: Millennials splash more cash on holidays, less on travel insurance - Mozo.com.au
08 Feb 2018

Rise of the flashpacker: Millennials splash more cash on holidays, less on travel insurance  Mozo.com.au

You've heard of millennials, yuppies, DINKs and perhaps even HENRYs, but new research may well have unveiled a novel class of young, cashed-up, ...


Australia experiencing the emergence of new young travellers; the flashpackers - The West Australian
04 Feb 2018

Australia experiencing the emergence of new young travellers; the flashpackers  The West Australian

A new variety of Australian tourist has emerged ... the flashpacker. This holiday-bound creature has been described as between 18 and 24 years old, with a high ...


Are you a backpacker or a 'flashpacker'? - Daily Mail
01 Jan 2015

Are you a backpacker or a 'flashpacker'?  Daily Mail

Backpacking around the globe on a budget has evolved into 'flashpacking' as working professionals live it up on holiday. This can include wine-tasting and ...


Where to go flashpacking* | Travel - The Times
03 Jun 2017

Where to go flashpacking* | Travel  The Times

1 Cool Colombia Just saying “trek to the Lost City” sounds alluring, but after hiking along jungle paths for several days it is good to know that there's s.


Lombok makes comeback - TTR Weekly
23 Jan 2019

Lombok makes comeback  TTR Weekly

LOMBOK, 23 January 2019: Lombok's tourism is mostly back to business and ready to welcome visitors once more following a devastating earthquake and ...


The best party destinations for backpackers - The Guardian
28 Dec 2018

The best party destinations for backpackers  The Guardian

If pumping bass is your thing, these cities and travellers' haunts come alive at night, and boast friendly hostels when it's finally time to hit the pillow.


Top 10: the best hostels in Bangkok - The Telegraph
21 Jul 2017

Top 10: the best hostels in Bangkok  The Telegraph

An insider's guide to the best hostels in Bangkok, including the top places to stay for a city-centre location, private rooms, female-only dorms, breakfast, ...


Glampacking, Flashpacking: Backpacking boutique hostels - NEWS.com.au
07 Dec 2015

Glampacking, Flashpacking: Backpacking boutique hostels  NEWS.com.au

OLIVER Briggs' first night backpacking in Australia was not a good welcome to the country.


Flashpacking vs Backpacking: Tips on where to splash your cash and when to budget travel - TNT Magazine
13 Jul 2013

Flashpacking vs Backpacking: Tips on where to splash your cash and when to budget travel  TNT Magazine

Flashpacking vs Backpacking: TNT's guide on when to splash cash while travelling and when to save your pennies.


Lombok Tourism is open and hungry for business in 2019 | Buzz travel - Travel News | eTurboNews
22 Jan 2019

Lombok Tourism is open and hungry for business in 2019 | Buzz travel  Travel News | eTurboNews

Around 90% of tourism operations in Lombok, Indonesia, are back in business following the devastating earthquakes of August 2018. In the north west of.


4 Springtime Adventures Unlike Any Other - Forbes
21 Apr 2016

4 Springtime Adventures Unlike Any Other  Forbes

From swimming in glacier water between continents to glamping in the Australian bush, these are the adventures that you should be going on this spring.


Traveller vs tourist: The worst thing about being a travel snob - Stuff.co.nz
22 May 2018

Traveller vs tourist: The worst thing about being a travel snob  Stuff.co.nz

It might be nice to believe that you're seeing the world in a more sophisticated, more "authentic" way than everyone else, but you're probably not.


How budget travel has evolved from hippies, the original backpackers, to flashpacking - Daily Mail
01 Feb 2015

How budget travel has evolved from hippies, the original backpackers, to flashpacking  Daily Mail

As from camping came glamping, backpacking has led to flashpacking. This is how we went from hippies exploring the Silk Road to today's wanderers who still ...


19 Hacks to Save Money While Traveling Solo - Travel+Leisure
26 Jul 2018

19 Hacks to Save Money While Traveling Solo  Travel+Leisure

Costs can add up when you don't have a travel companion to split expenses with. Here are our tried-and-true tips to help you stay on budget—without.


Cambodia's backlash against 'disrespectful' party culture - The Guardian
02 Feb 2018

Cambodia's backlash against 'disrespectful' party culture  The Guardian

Siem Reap depends on tourists, but 10 have been arrested as the Angkor Wat town starts to lose patience.


Where in the world is Abdullah Al Jumah? - EsquireMe
14 Aug 2016

Where in the world is Abdullah Al Jumah?  EsquireMe

Abdullah Al Jumah is a self-proclaimed Saudi 'flashpacker' who spends his time traveling around the world and posting about his experiences all over social ...


Navigate Travel appoints Rooster as its first UK PR agency - The Drum
30 Oct 2018

Navigate Travel appoints Rooster as its first UK PR agency  The Drum

Navigate Travel has appointed Rooster as its first UK PR agency to boost bookings for its MedSailors, Yacht Getaways and Wild Kiwi brands.


Flashpackers do it in style - Sydney Morning Herald
22 Feb 2006

Flashpackers do it in style  Sydney Morning Herald

They're a new breed of tourist - the luxury backpacker. Genevieve Swart reports.


Cairns hotels: Esplanade Central development approved - The Cairns Post
12 Dec 2018

Cairns hotels: Esplanade Central development approved  The Cairns Post

A LUXURY 76-room hotel with a rooftop bar over the busiest McDonald's restaurant in Cairns has the thumbs up to start construction next year. Esplanade ...


Hiking the Jordan Trail to Petra - Condé Nast Traveler
25 Apr 2018

Hiking the Jordan Trail to Petra  Condé Nast Traveler

A new cross-country trekking route is drawing adventure-seeking visitors to Jordan once again.


Why this investment banker quit his job at Merrill Lynch to bring 'flashpacking' to Sydney - Business Insider Australia
18 May 2016

Why this investment banker quit his job at Merrill Lynch to bring 'flashpacking' to Sydney  Business Insider Australia

It's a well-known fact that Sydney isn't cheap — especially when it comes to accommodation. Hospitality entrepreneur Jean-Claude Branch is trying to curb this ...


These beautiful heritage hotels are the best way to experience Bangkok - USA Today 10Best
09 Apr 2019

These beautiful heritage hotels are the best way to experience Bangkok  USA Today 10Best

Former decaying old buildings in Bangkok have been given a reprieve, being revitalized and turned into flashpacker digs. These classic stays are a nifty new ...


Flashpacking around the Thai islands you've (possibly) never heard of - Stuff.co.nz
10 Jul 2016

Flashpacking around the Thai islands you've (possibly) never heard of  Stuff.co.nz

Ever since a *fresh*-faced Leonardo DiCaprio discovered The Beach, we've all been searching for – or at least daydreaming about – stumbling across our own ...


Grown-up global style for an exotic home update - Telegraph.co.uk
16 Apr 2016

Grown-up global style for an exotic home update  Telegraph.co.uk

Less backpacker, more flashpacker – the globetrotter trend has grown up. Think natural textures, bold prints and rich, earthy tones. Accessories, from a selection, ...


Top 10: the best budget hotels in Bangkok - The Telegraph
13 Jul 2017

Top 10: the best budget hotels in Bangkok  The Telegraph

An insider's guide to the best cheap hotels in Bangkok, featuring the top places to stay for comfortable rooms, rooftop pools, buzzing bars, eclectic design and ...


10 luxury hostels that will change your view of budget accommodation forever... - Irish Independent
29 Aug 2014

10 luxury hostels that will change your view of budget accommodation forever...  Irish Independent

Can hostels really be both classy and cheap? Absolutely. A new breed of luxury hostel is shaking up Europe's budget accommodation scene, offering ...


10 of the best budget stays in Penang - The Guardian
05 Aug 2014

10 of the best budget stays in Penang  The Guardian

Hostels and B&Bs in Penang now offer travellers on a budget more style and amenities than ever. With the George Town festival in full swing, John Brunton ...


Traveling On A Budget? Visit This Country - Forbes
09 Feb 2019

Traveling On A Budget? Visit This Country  Forbes

Have you ever sat back and dreamt of traveling the world? You pack your bags, hop on a plane, and have one of those life changing experiences you see on ...


6 beautiful photos to capture in Jaipur, India - goodhousekeeping.com
17 May 2019

6 beautiful photos to capture in Jaipur, India  goodhousekeeping.com

Don't leave India's 'Pink City' without taking a photo of these 6 must-visit sites. These are the places to photograph on a trip to India.


Varanasi cleans up despite Ganges pollution failure - Nikkei Asian Review
30 Mar 2019

Varanasi cleans up despite Ganges pollution failure  Nikkei Asian Review

VARANASI, India -- On my first visit to India's ancient holy city of Varanasi, I passed a shocked British backpacker who was fixated by the sight of a.


Aussies take risks while travelling - ITIJ
28 Nov 2018

Aussies take risks while travelling  ITIJ

Australians are being warned about engaging in risky behaviours while travelling, including – but not limited to – failing to take out appropriate travel insurance ...


The hottest hotel openings for April - The Independent
28 Mar 2019

The hottest hotel openings for April  The Independent

From a zen-inducing property in Lake Como to a hip guest house in New Orleans and a tropical Australian island getaway, these are the most interesting hotels ...


Malaysia: Treasure Island - New Zealand Herald
08 Nov 2018

Malaysia: Treasure Island  New Zealand Herald

Tim Roxborogh finds someone to share 'his' haven in the South China Sea. I've been booking holidays to the same mountainous, jungle-covered island in the ...


The 15 Best New Restaurants in Oklahoma City - Eater
29 Jan 2018

The 15 Best New Restaurants in Oklahoma City  Eater

Today Eater returns to Oklahoma City to focus on 15 of the most in-demand restaurants, bars, and coffee shops. We turn to Nathan Aguilera, the OKC native and ...


The best of Cambodia, whether you’re a backpacker or millionaire - South China Morning Post
24 Apr 2017

The best of Cambodia, whether you’re a backpacker or millionaire  South China Morning Post

Once a backpackers' haven, Cambodia is shaking off its image as a cheap holiday destination to dive into the realms of luxury. Here's how to enjoy it whatever ...


Amazing drone footage showcases Peru's 'Rainbow Mountain' - 9Elsewhere
29 Mar 2017

Amazing drone footage showcases Peru's 'Rainbow Mountain'  9Elsewhere

A touring company has taken a drone along on a trek through the Andes – and the results are nothing s...


Phnom Penh in three days: holiday itinerary | Travel - The Guardian
20 Nov 2013

Phnom Penh in three days: holiday itinerary | Travel  The Guardian

WHERE TO STAY. Phnom Penh's hotel scene has seen rapid expansion in recent years, providing plenty of options, from stylish boutique hotels in converted ...


Travelling solo? Here's everything you need to know - Evening Standard
10 Nov 2017

Travelling solo? Here's everything you need to know  Evening Standard

There are many reasons why you might have put off your travel dreams — maybe your friends dropped out like flies or plans never moved pasted Whatsapp.


No more hippy trail routes as backpackers become tourists - Phys.Org
08 Feb 2016

No more hippy trail routes as backpackers become tourists  Phys.Org

Low cost airlines, natural disasters, regional competition, tightening visa rules and terrorism have all changed backpacking in South East Asia.


Go big or go home - Inquirer.net
02 Aug 2015

Go big or go home  Inquirer.net

Rather than be stuck in a job he didn't like, entrepreneur Jonathan Lee opted out of the rat race to start first a hotel and then a food business. His move to leave ...


Is This the Future of the Hotel Minibar? - Condé Nast Traveler
17 Sep 2013

Is This the Future of the Hotel Minibar?  Condé Nast Traveler

The Netherlands' newest contribution to the hospitality scene: takeout minibars, sold at reception desks and stocked with beer, jenever, and tasty cheese ...


Travel is the best way to spend your children's inheritance - Telegraph.co.uk
09 Feb 2015

Travel is the best way to spend your children's inheritance  Telegraph.co.uk

The day you retire can be simultaneously scary and exhilarating. Your income has been halved at a stroke – if you are lucky. But time, finally, is on your side.


The shift from luxury travel to authentic experiences - Bizcommunity.com
28 Feb 2017

The shift from luxury travel to authentic experiences  Bizcommunity.com

Travellers are more concerned with the narrative of the trip than the brand-based luxury elements that traditionally drove travel purchase decisions...


Jordan's red desert: travels with the Bedouin look - The KXAN 36 News
21 Feb 2019

Jordan's red desert: travels with the Bedouin look  The KXAN 36 News

Lonely, vast, God-like. So Lawrence of Arabia describes the Wadi Rum in his diaries. 100 years later, the beauty of the red desert robs still the breath.


Queens of the north - ABC Local
01 Oct 2015

Queens of the north  ABC Local

Stories of running away from home, hitching a ride, forging a passport, changing countries, switching genders, and ultimately becoming a drag queen at ...


The best hostels in Marrakech - The Telegraph
18 Feb 2018

The best hostels in Marrakech  The Telegraph

An insider's guide to the best hostels in Marrakech, including the top places for clean and quiet rooms, roof terraces, swimming pools, quirky interiors, convivial ...


Riva Surya Hotel Review, Bangkok, Thailand | Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
18 Feb 2018

Riva Surya Hotel Review, Bangkok, Thailand | Travel  Telegraph.co.uk

Read the Riva Surya Hotel, Bangkok, Thailand hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best hotel ...


Life after death in Vang Vieng - Bangkok Post
12 Feb 2017

Life after death in Vang Vieng  Bangkok Post

The roof rack on the songthaew was built for backpacks, but on this trip into town there was only one. The pink metallic roller bags and airline carry-on had to ...


Cheap, Exotic Beach Resorts Around the World - SmarterTravel.com
12 Jan 2009

Cheap, Exotic Beach Resorts Around the World  SmarterTravel.com

Just because your money's tight doesn't mean you can't afford a beach vacation to the far-flung hideaway of your dreams. Make an exotic escape a reality with ...


Karl Ove Knausgaard: Norway's Proust and a life laid painfully bare | profile - The Guardian
01 Mar 2014

Karl Ove Knausgaard: Norway's Proust and a life laid painfully bare | profile  The Guardian

Profile: Already a sensation at home, the author of a brutally honest autobiography is set to become an international literary superstar. But the candour of Karl ...


Riad Layla Rouge Hotel Review, Marrakech, Morocco | Telegraph Travel - Telegraph.co.uk
27 Feb 2018

Riad Layla Rouge Hotel Review, Marrakech, Morocco | Telegraph Travel  Telegraph.co.uk

Read the Riad Layla Rouge, Marrakech, Morocco hotel review on Telegraph Travel. See great photos, full ratings, facilities, expert advice and book the best ...


Ecomama Hotel review, Amsterdam - Pebble Magazine
16 Jan 2018

Ecomama Hotel review, Amsterdam  Pebble Magazine

More boutique than budget, this eco-friendly hostel is beautifully decorated, consciously designed and centrally located. We love it.


First look at $10m-plus Esplanade Central hotel development - The Cairns Post
11 Nov 2018

First look at $10m-plus Esplanade Central hotel development  The Cairns Post

A LUXURY hotel development “on the best corner in Cairns” is set to change the face of the Esplanade. The Esplanade Central hotel development above the ...


Penang guide: what to do, plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels - The Guardian
16 Dec 2017

Penang guide: what to do, plus the best bars, restaurants and hotels  The Guardian

Its street food scene is legendary and the capital George Town, one of the hottest destinations in Asia, now buzzes with nightlife – but the verdant island's ...


Thailand's top 10 beach hotels and places to stay on a budget: part two - The Guardian
15 Oct 2013

Thailand's top 10 beach hotels and places to stay on a budget: part two  The Guardian

Following our initial round-up of great beach pads in Thailand, here are 10 more good-value resorts for those who would rather avoid the party hotspots and ...


Adam Diment, the superstar spy novelist who vanished for four decades - The Guardian
30 Mar 2017

Adam Diment, the superstar spy novelist who vanished for four decades  The Guardian

Once a million-selling man about town, he has cultivated obscurity for many years. But that may be set to change as his books are readied for republication.


Hot in Thailand: Drag shows, zip lines and fancy backpacker digs - CNN Travel
14 Jun 2012

Hot in Thailand: Drag shows, zip lines and fancy backpacker digs  CNN Travel

Trade fairs are generally joyless affairs. All those meetings. The speeches. The social networking lunches. The hangover after a night of dancing in the hotel bar ...


Top 10 hotels, hostels and B&Bs in Phnom Penh, Cambodia - The Guardian
29 Aug 2014

Top 10 hotels, hostels and B&Bs in Phnom Penh, Cambodia  The Guardian

Cambodia's capital has some of south-east Asia's most affordable boutique hotels, urban resorts, B&Bs and hostels, writes Lara Dunston.


Normcore: how a spoof marketing term grew into a fashion phenomenon - The Guardian
17 Dec 2014

Normcore: how a spoof marketing term grew into a fashion phenomenon  The Guardian

A term coined for a tongue-in-cheek 'trend predictions agency' – and then taken up by everyone from fashion editors to Gap – has exposed the media's ...


Trekking popularity prompts warning - ITIJ
09 Oct 2017

Trekking popularity prompts warning  ITIJ

Aussie interest in adventure focused travel destinations is on the rise, says research obtained by Comparetravelinsurance.com.au.


48 hours in Melbourne: Hotels, restaurants and places to visit - The Independent
06 Oct 2016

48 hours in Melbourne: Hotels, restaurants and places to visit  The Independent

Why go now? Melbourne has long prided itself as Australia's arts capital. This year its premier arts showcase, the Melbourne Festival (5-23 October; ...


The Tower of London poppies are fake, trite and inward-looking – a Ukip-style memorial - The Guardian
28 Oct 2014

The Tower of London poppies are fake, trite and inward-looking – a Ukip-style memorial  The Guardian

Jonathan Jones: Four million people will flock to see the 888246 ceramic poppies deposited in the Tower's moat to mark Remembrance Day. It's disturbing that ...


An expert travel guide to Bangkok | Telegraph Travel - The Telegraph
05 Jun 2019

An expert travel guide to Bangkok | Telegraph Travel  The Telegraph

Read our Telegraph Travel expert guide to Bangkok, including the best places to stay, eat, drink as well as the top attractions to visit, and all of the information ...


Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad - MarketWatch
24 Jul 2014

Surprising ways to pay for your dream trip abroad  MarketWatch

I hear this from my friends and colleagues all the time: They've always dreamed of traveling, but actually doing it seems out of reach. With everyday financial ...


Taking a year off to travel? Here Are 8 Types of People You'll Meet on the Road - Bustle
28 Aug 2014

Taking a year off to travel? Here Are 8 Types of People You'll Meet on the Road  Bustle

Summer has come to an end, and while some people are packing their bags to make the big trek back to campus, you're packing your bags for a much different ...


Airbnb another casualty of high property prices in Hong Kong - South China Morning Post
06 Jul 2018

Airbnb another casualty of high property prices in Hong Kong  South China Morning Post

While the rest of the world experiences a boom in Airbnb listings and capsule dorms, most visitors to Hong Kong stay in hotels, a survey shows. High property ...


10 of the best ways to enjoy Berlin … on a budget - The Guardian
18 Aug 2015

10 of the best ways to enjoy Berlin … on a budget  The Guardian

See fine art and classical music for free, eat great-value street food and stay in cheap but very stylish hostels … Here are 10 ways to have a brilliant time in Berlin.


Discover Colombia's lost city and its spectacular coast - The Times
04 Feb 2017

Discover Colombia's lost city and its spectacular coast  The Times

We clamber up 1,260 mossy, rough rock steps, little clouds of mosquitoes in our wake. Finally, breathlessly, we reach the sun-drenched monumental central ...


Heritage and history in Penang, Malaysia, - NEWS.com.au
18 Sep 2013

Heritage and history in Penang, Malaysia,  NEWS.com.au

FOR years it was known as the Pearl of the Orient. Then Penang lost its lustre, at least to the outside world as its importance on the globe's trade routes lessened ...


The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt – review - The Guardian
19 Oct 2013

The Goldfinch by Donna Tartt – review  The Guardian

Donna Tartt's overlong and tediously Potteresque adventure leaves Julie Myerson baffled and disenchanted.


What's the best hand luggage bag? - Skyscanner News
10 Jan 2017

What's the best hand luggage bag?  Skyscanner News

Go hand luggage only: Skyscanner staff and travel bloggers review the cabin luggage they use for travel, so you can find the best hand luggage bag to suit you.


Swiss hostel turns on 'five-spa' treatment for budget travellers - The Guardian
22 Sep 2014

Swiss hostel turns on 'five-spa' treatment for budget travellers  The Guardian

Saas-Fee hostel offers jacuzzis, massage, hot tubs and tapas in region of one of world's most expensive ski destinations.


Youth Travel Matters: Understanding the Global Phenomenon of Youth Travel | UNWTO Reports - Hospitality Net (press release)
22 May 2008

Youth Travel Matters: Understanding the Global Phenomenon of Youth Travel | UNWTO Reports  Hospitality Net (press release)

This global overview of the youth and student travel industry – reveals the latest trends in youth travel destinations, products and innovations – based on in depth ...


Where to find the best surf in Portugal - The Times
11 Feb 2018

Where to find the best surf in Portugal  The Times

The surf in Portugal is the most consistent in Europe, and the wave at Ribeira d'Ilhas is so reliable, you can see it on Google Earth. The ideal place for a.


The YHA was set up by volunteer members. Now it's refusing to listen to them - The Spinoff
16 May 2018

The YHA was set up by volunteer members. Now it's refusing to listen to them  The Spinoff

Former YHANZ board member and Opoutere YHA member Mark Ebrey argues that the national board of the Youth Hostel Association is losing touch with the ...


Cocaturismo: How Cocaine in Colombia Became a Tourist Attraction - Utne Reader Online
07 Nov 2017

Cocaturismo: How Cocaine in Colombia Became a Tourist Attraction  Utne Reader Online

After Pablo Excobar's death, Medellín became even more steeped in the drug trade. Now, cocaine in Colombia had infiltrated every aspect of the culture, even to ...


Different types choose option - Otago Daily Times
09 Jan 2010

Different types choose option  Otago Daily Times

It was a year many in the tourism industry would rather forget, but 2009 was a good year for the backpacker industry, Hamish McNeilly reports. Have backpack ...


World Running Guide: Cusco, Peru :: Health :: Features :: Fitness :: Paste - Paste Magazine
17 Jul 2017

World Running Guide: Cusco, Peru :: Health :: Features :: Fitness :: Paste  Paste Magazine

Finding a city's secret spots can only really happen at human speed. In this series, World Running Guide, we'll provide information to help you discover your next ...


Tech Billionaires Plan on New Zealand for Apocalypse - Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting
15 Feb 2018

Tech Billionaires Plan on New Zealand for Apocalypse  Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting

How an extreme libertarian tract predicting the collapse of liberal democracies inspired the likes of Peter Thiel to buy up property across the Pacific.


Thailand's secrets: Blissfully quiet beaches, traditional villages and - The Independent
13 Dec 2014

Thailand's secrets: Blissfully quiet beaches, traditional villages and  The Independent

Thailand is a master in the delicate balance of being both exotic and accessible: it delivers a chilli-spiked dose of South-east Asia with all the modern comforts.


5 lesser-known spots in Cape Town to Instagram this December - Memeburn
23 Nov 2017

5 lesser-known spots in Cape Town to Instagram this December  Memeburn

Wally's Cave may have been barred from the public, but where else can you snap a trendy yoga selfie in Cape Town this December?


TNT magazine put into administration - Australian Times
17 Sep 2013

TNT magazine put into administration  Australian Times

TNT Multimedia, publisher of TNT Magazine and associated websites, was formally put into administration earlier this month. This is not the first time the popular ...


The top 10 best places to stay in Rocky and Cap Coast - Rockhampton Morning Bulletin
01 Nov 2016

The top 10 best places to stay in Rocky and Cap Coast  Rockhampton Morning Bulletin

Hotel booking site Trivago have narrowed down the top five accommodation sites for both Rockhampton and for the Capricorn Coast. Rockhampton's newest ...


Youth dictionary released - how many words do you know? - Coventry Telegraph
09 Sep 2014

Youth dictionary released - how many words do you know?  Coventry Telegraph

Would you be able to hold a conversation with youths these days?


Top 10 good-value hotels in Singapore - The Guardian
05 Mar 2014

Top 10 good-value hotels in Singapore  The Guardian

It's the world's most expensive city, packed with luxury hotels, but where do you go when you want style at a good price? We have the top picks.


Dubai News | News Centre - Dubai Media Office
12 Feb 2017

Dubai News | News Centre  Dubai Media Office

Thousands of students in the UAE will have the unique chance to meet some of the greatest authors in the world at the Emirates Airline Festival of Literature ...


Mind your slanguage, and don't be an erk. YOLO - The Guardian
28 Mar 2014

Mind your slanguage, and don't be an erk. YOLO  The Guardian

Gary Nunn: Slang should be celebrated, not condemned. It enriches our language – from bloomers to booze, from cool to ceebs, and from doing a Lohan to ...


Best flight delay ever! Passengers hit by 22-hour wait to return to UK get to see in New Year on beach in Mexi - Daily Mail
02 Jan 2015

Best flight delay ever! Passengers hit by 22-hour wait to return to UK get to see in New Year on beach in Mexi  Daily Mail

A Thomson flight hit by a 22-hour delay from Cancun, Mexico, to Gatwick, saw passengers celebrating the New Year on the beach instead of in the air.


Shark by Will Self review – a dazzling followup to Umbrella - The Guardian
28 Aug 2014

Shark by Will Self review – a dazzling followup to Umbrella  The Guardian

Self delivers the second volume of his trilogy, and it's a remorselessly daring tale of unorthodox psychiatry and apex predators, writes Stuart Kelly.


Easy-Going Hostels That Won't Break the Bank - Inquirer.net
27 Apr 2018

Easy-Going Hostels That Won't Break the Bank  Inquirer.net

Labor Day weekend is approaching and last-minute plans are inevitable. But you still have a few days to get some planning in order, like accommodations.


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