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Guilty of carbon footprint during air travel? Let’s make it sustainable.

Passengers are also advised to travel light, as heavier baggage can result in greater carbon footprint. Flights can account for around 2.5 per cent of global...

In between flights: Airport lounge hacks for every flyer

The best place to go, while in transit is an airport lounge. Here you’ll enjoy a comfortable quiet space, dedicated work area with free Wi-Fi and what not.

Lebanese spread

Say the word Lebanon and what comes to mind instantly is round and fluffy bread, shawarma, tabouli, shisha, high pitched music, belly dancing… and perhaps, thanks to news reports, mortar shells and machine guns. As I visit there,...

A sneak peak at the new The Oberoi Marrakech

Visit the locales of the film Sex and the City 2 this Christmas.
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Travel diaries: On board a cruise to the South Pacific

Once a year, I join a cruise to relax and recharge, to a destination that offers balmy tropical days, crimson sunsets, swaying coconut palms and golden sandy beaches. Last year it was Vanuatu and...
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A 13-day luxury road trip through the Balkans – Croatia, Slovenia and more

The Balkan region - named after the Balkan Mountains and comprising of several countries - is fast entering every traveller’s bucket list. Croatia ranks near the top, with Slovenia, Bosnia & Herzegovina, Montenegro, Albania,...

A winter holiday at the magical Mount Baw Baw, Victoria

There’s something about the great white expanse of snow that makes us let go of our grown up persona and engage in activities that trigger the inner kid in us.

Nepal strives to convert Everest trash into treasure

In a bid to save Mount Everest from trash, Nepal just concluded a month-long cleaning campaign where over 10,000 kg of rubbish was collected from the region. The mega clean-up campaign coordinated by government and...

Travel diary: a few days in Alaska, exploring the last frontier

“If you’d like to join us you’d be most welcome,” said Mike, a Wrangell local where I’d just spent the last few hours exploring, leaving the world heritage listed site of ancient petroglyphs until...
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36 hours in Jervis Bay: beaches, dolphin cruises and maritime history

A port of Canberra’s own - to rival Sydney! Think I am joking? Absolutely not! This is one of the astonishing facts we discovered about Jervis Bay, apart from the fact that it is...