Category Archives: News

Mudbrick Owners Retreat 1

Mudbrick Owners Retreat

It’s not often that I hesitate writing about an experience in fear that the secret gets out and it ruins my very own paradise – this was the case with my recent stay at the ‘Owners Retreat’ on Waiheke Island.

Air Pacific Featured

Revealed: Air Pacific’s New A330’s

After months of nail-biting anticipation, Air Pacific (or should we say Fiji Airways) has finally released details of its new aircraft livery and revamped cabin product to be delivered on its new A330 aircraft. The new birds are expected to

Looking towards Mount Eden. Photo credit: Pumicehead

Funky outdoor activities in Auckland, New Zealand

Jack gives us the inside scoop on whats on offer around Auckland for the outdoor traveller… do you have any other activities that aren’t on the list? Of all the cities in New Zealand, Auckland is the most busy and

Asiana 1

Review: Business Class on Asiana, Lufthansa & Thai

Layla Roberts is the founder and owner of Concierge Connections – a virtual concierge and personal assistance business helping clients in Australia (and those from abroad) organise their social and travel plans. In her recent trip to Europe, Layla agreed to share

Fiji Airways Brandmark

New Fiji Airways logo revealed by Air Pacific

Air Pacific has released its new logo when the airline changes its name to Fiji Airways in 2013. As reported earlier this year, the airline is undergoing a major transformation as it awaits the arrival of its brand new A330’s.

Top 10 crazy crosswind landing videos - FlymeFunky

Top 10 crazy crosswind landing videos

  Youtube is littered with some amazing windy landing videos. Today we bring you the best of the best. Did you pack a change of undies? 1. Crosswind landings in Düsseldorf 2. Malaysia Airlines 777-2000ER at Narita 3. Airbus A319 landing


Ultimate Plane Porn

  A friend shared this amazing video – shot in the cockpit of an Avianca aircraft. Scenes include the aircraft landing at various South American airports and unique and unusual vistas that aren’t usually seen by fare paying customers. You


‘FortyTwo’ Luxury Holiday Rental, Queenstown

“Spacious, immaculate and carefully considered 42 sets a new standard for luxury accommodation in New Zealand.” My partner and I arranged with some friends to escape the hustle and bustle of Sydney and head over to Queenstown, New Zealand for a


Air New Zealand 777-300ER Visits Wellington

It’s not very often that Wellington receives wide body aircraft so plane spotters and aviation geeks alike flocked to Wellington International Airport today to get a sneak peak of a visiting black beauty. The Air New Zealand 777-300ER is specially


Qantas chucks the Jumbo’s back on to LAX-JFK!

Qantas previously offerred flights to New York via Los Angeles on its 747-400 aircraft but some time ago pulled the jumbo’s off the route citing low demand. This caused outrage for first class flyers who had to downgrade to business


Welcome to!

  Thanks for joining us! We are a bunch of passionate travellers who like to see the world and write about what we see, do and experience. Many travel sites have limited information thats targeted towards trendy younger travellers –