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Staying at the Travelodge Perth
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 05:31

Stephanie Holmes checks into Travelodge Perth. Location: On Hay St, in Perth's sedate CBD. Getting there: I arrived by luxury coach at the end of a...

Research the best rate before going to Cuba
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 03:23

I'm about to go to Cuba (get there before America stuffs it up) and I'm a bit confused about how to get the currency. I have asked around but tend to ...

Pamela Wade: Keeping local flavour
  • Fri, 18 Aug 2017 01:23

Passion, knowledge, that's what we want in our tourism service, writes Pamela Wade. The stories you've been reading in this Travel magazine, and the...

Dive squad joins search for men lost in Tongariro bush
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 23:28

A dive squad will scour streams and creeks tomorrow as part of the search for two men who went missing in Tongariro National Park.The pair were last s...

Staying at the Sofitel Le Grand Ducal, Luxembourg
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 21:23

Leighton Luke stays in a Luxury Valley View king room overlooking the Old Town How big? Not very big at all. The Sofitel has 128 rooms and suites in...

Parramatta Eels v Gold Coast Titans: NRL round 24 live scores, stats and commentary
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 19:24

There has been a lot of talk about Jarryd Hayne and his Titans career this week but the former Parra man won't be taking on his old club tonight. Foll...

These tourist attractions are fooling everyone
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 17:34

Have you ever visited the spot marking the dead centre of Europe? Or the Greenwich Meridian Line? Or, perhaps, the official middle of the world?We've ...

A social and literary tour of Cornwall
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 15:28

Xenia Taliotis meets the pretty Cornwall villages that have inspired artists for centuries It's windy at the top of Pendennis Castle . Were I not we...

Poll: Greens in danger zone as Jacinda Mania sees Labour surge
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 13:47

The Green Party has plummeted below the five per cent threshold it needs to return to Parliament while Labour has soared in the first political poll s...

Robbers use screw driver in Waitakere dairy robbery
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 11:28

Three heavily disguised offenders, one armed with a screwdriver, have robbed a dairy in West Auckland.Police are investigating the aggravated robbery ...

Travellers being warned they could face prison time for using e-cigarettes in Thailand
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 09:26

By Julia Corderoy Electronic cigarettes may be widely used by smokers as a quitting aid but travellers are being warned they could face a lengthy pris...

Kearney right to question effort: Johnson
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 05:23

Injured Warriors playmaker Shaun Johnson has admitted coach Stephen Kearney was right to question his side's commitment after a five-match run of outs...

Herald daily quiz: August 17
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 03:29

• App users try the quiz here. - National

He Tangata: Far North Tourism Specialist Anika West
  • Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:25

Elisabeth Easther talks to Far North Tourism Specialist Anika West. I grew up in England, Dad was half Austrian and half Polish and Mum's Swedish so w...

Pottery enthusiast's 4200-pot collection astounds Auckland Studio Potters Society
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 23:23

By Luke Kirkness A man clearing out his father's home after his death was shocked to discover about 4200 pottery pieces crammed into the Auckland pro...

Jarryd Hayne's career and coaches
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 21:26

Jarryd Hayne has played under several coaches during his sporting career. Rugby League

Flying from Ardmore to Waiheke with Flight Hauraki
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 19:24

Eveline Harvey takes a short hop over the Hauraki Gulf The plane: A Cessna 172 Skyhawk. Airport experience: Our main issue was directing our Uber d...

Warriors look to Foran for NRL polish
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 17:25

Profligate in last week's NRL loss to Canberra, the Warriors are hoping the return of Kieran Foran for Friday's match against South Sydney makes a dif...

NRL round-24 preview panel
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 15:33

The preview panel for round 24 of the NRL. Rugby League

Police investigating NZ preacher who said gay people should be shot
  • Wed, 16 Aug 2017 13:24

The West Auckland pastor who posted a sermon clip online calling for gay people to be shot is being investigated by police.Logan Robertson, pastor of ...

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