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Taumeasina Island Resort, Samoa

Hotel Review: Taumeasina Island Resort, Samoa

Taumeasina Island Resort offers breath-taking views of the Pacific Ocean and a scenic backdrop featuring the mountains of Upolu. Romance is certainly in the air.
Saletoga Sands Resort, Samoa

Hotel Review: Saletoga Sands Resort, Samoa

Honeymooners and those of you with romance in your heart, how do you fancy falling out of bed straight on to the white sand? At Saletoga Sands Resort in Samoa you can.
Samoa palm trees and beach

7 things to see and do in Samoa

Just five hours from Australia's east coast and across the Pacific lies Samoa. Consisting of 10 islands of which only four are inhabited, Samoa forms the heart of Polynesia with time honoured customs that are still an integral part of everyday life.
Admiring the sunset after paddle in Noosa

Sunset after paddle in Noosa River

After the paddle session in Noosa River, SUP yoga instructor Frida stopped to admire the sunset.
Auckland, New Zealand

Give me one good reason to visit Auckland, New Zealand

If you are up for a scrum, the biggest event in rugby this year will be staged in New Zealand.
Qantas A380 flying over Sydney Harbor

Inflight entertainment takes off with Qantas – free Netflix and Spotify

In-flight entertainment is about to take off in a new way as Qantas announces it is introducing free access to Netflix and Spotify.
Sydney Opera House and bridge

Gap Year in Australia: unmissable highlights

It is unlikely that a two-week holiday in Australia will do. But you can choose this continent to explore through a gap year.
Hawaiian Airlines Boeing 767

It’s official: Hawaiian Airlines are allowed to weigh people before they fly

Hawaiian Airlines have been awarded the right to keep on weighing their larger passengers on its route to American Samoa.
Noosa Festival of Surfing - two sufers with dogs

Noosa Festival of Surfing – surf with your dog

The Noosa Festival of Surfing in Queensland, Australia is the only surfing event in the world where you can surf with your dog.

Finding paradise in Hamilton Island, Great Barrier Reef, Australia

Hamilton Island in the Whitsunday archipelago enjoys tropical climate and is right off the Great Barrier Reef - perhaps the world's greatest natural wonder.