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Airlines

Flight test: Air Tahiti Nui business class

Flight Test The cabin is not full, so there's a nice feeling of space and relaxation.

New Zealand

New Zealand: Pinnacle of health

Robert Upe Robert Upe embarks on an unexpectedly rewarding journey of denial and depravation.

Cruising

The Cruise Director: Christmas cruises

photo:tim-mckenna.com.

Paul Gauguin cruise ship. Photograph supplied. SHD TRAVEL JULY 15 CRUISE.

Sally Macmillan Cruising around Australia during the Christmas holidays is becoming more popular.

New Zealand

The French connection

akaroa harbour

Kristie Kellahan discovers the story behind a proudly Gallic town on New Zealand's South Island.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Air New Zealand's first Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner

With its distinctive black livery, Air New Zealand's first 787-9 Dreamliner signals a start of an exciting new era for the airline.

Photos

The Brando luxury eco-resort, French Polynesia

Located on a breathtakingly beautiful private atoll, this eco-resort embraces the Polynesian culture and offers absolute luxury and comfort.

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Travellers Tips

Flight test

Flight test: Air New Zealand

Air New Zealand safety announcement

Flight Test The safety video is as entertaining as it is informative and puts me in a good mood.

Flight test

Flight test: Air Pacific economy class

Friendly service is the best feature on Air Pacific.

Flight Test The TV screens don't work, but at least the service is warm and friendly.

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Travel News

Deep love: How to join the 'Mile-Low Club'

Lovers Deep Submarine

JOHN O'CEALLAIGH 5:23pm | Sail the seas with your own private luxury submarine for just $318,000 per couple per night.

Virgin Australia axes Melbourne to Los Angeles services, announces daily flights to Brisbane

JAMIE FREED 1:15pm | Virgin Australia will increase flights from Brisbane to Los Angeles to a daily service and abandon its Melbourne-Los Angeles flights as rival United Airlines enters the latter route in October.

MH17, Elmo and Sophie Monk: What Qantas travellers are interested in

JAMIE FREED 12:28pm | Passengers can now watch news content on large screen at Qantas domestic business lounges and Qantas Club lounges in all capital cities.

Boeing introduces 'space bins' to increase cabin luggage space

11:08am | Boeing is introducing larger overhead lockers in its plane cabins to accommodate more hand luggage.

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