Southeast Asia : Traveller Tips
Ute Junker If you need to get over it you should get away from it. Here are the best places to go.
The Backpacker Don’t pack too much. Turn off your phone. Get good insurance. The dos and don'ts of spending 12 months overseas.
Karen Halabi Which destinations should you cross off your list? Some of them may surprise you.
Jane E Fraser Shall we add it to the list of Dumb Ways to Die? Heading to high risk holiday destinations without vaccinations is about as smart as eating a tube of superglue, but more and more Aussies are doing it.
The Tripologist Which long-haul airline out of Australia has the widest economy seats?
Mark Juddery When a bag containing my laptop and smartphone was stolen in London, it was a shock to me - but not to the locals.
The Tripologist Confidence counts - don't make yourself a target when you're travelling.
Stuck in transit? Feeling bored? Brian Johnston finds 50 fun things to do at the world's airports.
Flight Test Pay the $15 to preselect your seat. We learned the hard way.
The Tripologist So, you’re all packed and ready to go. The Tripologist, Michael Gebicki, shares his secrets to avoid the traps and ensure your next adventure does not become a nightmare.
Flight Test The famed 'Singapore Girl' cabin crew style is professional and courteous, but not inclined towards chit-chat.
Craig Platt The comfort is as good as you'll get in economy class, despite the garish colour scheme.
Tripologist Penang's George Town is one of the most atmospheric and likeable cities in all of south-east Asia.
Tripologist After Phuket, wee want somewhere warm and relaxing with great food.
People sometimes think their medical conditions rule out holiday travel - but this isn't necessarily so.
Thailand's monsoon season signals the arrival of affordable luxury-hotel packages, writes Leisa Tyler.
Tripologist When I tried to book an exit row seat aboard with Air Asia, I was shocked to discover that I am over the age limit.
Chris Pritchard Aussie tourists make plenty of cultural gaffes, and some travel agents think Bali is to blame.
Tripologist How can I get the best economy seat that's not an emergency exit?
Tripologist It's not too hard to avoid excessive mobile roaming charges with a little extra preparation.