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Ski & Winter in Pacific

A helicopter will be on hand to deliver you from your luxury boat to the backcountry every day.

New Zealand

Queenstown heli-skiing: The sexiest way to travel to the slopes

Craig Tansley Helicopters, perfect powder and luxury yachts await, writes Craig Tansley.

New Zealand

Mount Cook heli-skiing: Time for a soft landing

HELIPRO TOURS

Craig Tansley A helicopter rises above the top shelf in New Zealand's Southern Alps, writes Craig Tansley.

New Zealand

Still time to take stocks

shd travel september 22 guided tour nz by Bronwen Gora *** low res	*** Bronwen sourcing hi-res ASAP

shd travel september 22 guided tour nz by Bronwen Gora *** low res *** Bronwen sourcing hi-res ASAP

New Zealand's ski season winds up as late as mid-October, so a last-minute trip for some mountain magic is definitely not out of the question, writes Bronwen Gora in this special guide.

New Zealand

Kiwi chalet, Euro vision

JUNE 16 NEON POM POM NZ

JUNE 16 NEON POM POM NZ

Rachael Oakes-Ash discovers a resort in the land of the long white cloud that's an oddball tribute to the Euro chalet.

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Mountain high: learning to ski in Queenstown

Skiing at the Remarkables, Queenstown

Coronet Peak and the Remarkables teach beginners to ski in a spectacular setting.

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Snow

Tweet it from the mountains

Real-time reports, high-tech lift passes and smart ways to clock your speed: technology has officially arrived, writes Rachael Oakes-Ash.

Map of Pacific

Travel News

Korean pop culture lures tourists for plastic surgery

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2:43pm | In a district made famous by the song Gangnam Style - women walk down the street with bandages over their faces and around their heads.

The decline of first class as airlines add business beds

12:50pm | World's top airlines may follow in the in footsteps of Virgin Atlantic abandoning the traditional three-class seating plan.

Legroom gadget sales jump after seat recline spat on plane

11:12am | Demand is high for a gadget that blocks seats from reclining after a scuffle between two passengers forced a jet to make an unscheduled landing.

Teens take world's scariest selfie

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 26 Aug | Three students have gone to sickening lengths to take the world’s scariest selfie.

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