IATA, ICAO call for African aviation safety plan

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) and the International Civil Aviation Organisation (ICAO) have outlined the need to implement the Africa Strategic Improvement Action Plan to address...

Record passenger growth for Sydney Airport

Sydney Airport has announced record figures for international and domestic passenger traffic for June 2012, with international numbers up 10.4 percent year on year.

Carnival Breeze Day 10: Maybe next time Messina

It’s not often that I decide not to get off the ship at a port, especially when I haven’t visited the city before, but cruising the Mediterranean can really be exhausting so I decided a quiet day rel...

Queen Elizabeth Day 3: A Queen in Sydney

It doesn't matter how many times I sail into Sydney, the sight of the harbour's glistening lights as the liner eases her way through the heads is ever breathtaking.

Japan: a nation of iron chefs

Sushi, tempura, ramen, yakisoba. You probably know these dishes. But what about ishikari-nabe, hiyajiru, funazushi, fukagawa-meshi?

Slip-ups cost TripAdvisor $80k

TripAdvisor has been fined US$80,000 by the U.S. Department of Transportation (DOT) for violating the agency’s new rules on full fare advertising.

Music festival Rocks Norwegian Pearl

The world’s largest and longest running floating music festival will return in 2013 when Sister Hazel and Sixthman hosts Rock Boat XIII aboard Norwegian Pearl.

The Peninsula Hotel Tokyo

Located in the heart of Tokyo and within walking distance of almost everything, The Peninsula Hotel Tokyo truly is the gateway to the Japanese capital.

Qatar leads Asian assault on airline awards

Asian carriers once again dominated the SKYTRAX World Airline Awards, with Qatar Airways taking home the prestigious Airline of the Year prize for the second consecutive year.

World of Coca Cola flavours for Royal

Royal Caribbean has partnered with Coca Cola to introduce Freestyle soda machines offering 125 different flavours of Coke products across their fleet.