Korean Air chairman sorry for daughter's nut rage

2014-12-12 10:25

Korean Air chairman apologizes for daughter's 'foolish' behavior in nut rage incident.

Dutch actress and adventurer reaches South Pole on tractor

2014-12-10 16:08

Manon "Tractor Girl" Ossevoort arrived at the South Pole after chugging along on a tractor from Europe through Africa and across the frozen wastes of Antarctica.

SA city tops Telegraph travel list

2014-12-10 10:51

Just a few days after Durban found itself among the New7Wonders Cities, another South African city was named the best in the world by the Telegraph Travel Awards 2014.

Top secret destinations for 2015

2014-12-08 19:00

Well not so secret anymore. But here are TripAdvisor's top 'destinations on the rise' for the coming year.

5 terrible tourist traps

2014-12-03 20:15

Reddit recently asked its users to vote for the most disappointing tourist destinations in the world. This is what they said.

Thai police raid beach, confiscate sun umbrellas and loungers

2014-12-01 14:40

Tourists were left flabbergasted when Thai police raided a popular Phuket beach over the weekend, confiscating sun umbrellas and loungers.

'I hate Thailand' video goes viral

2014-11-30 13:05

Turns out to be a rather strange, soppy and somewhat twisted tourism campaign for the country. Check it out.

Police swoop on 80 airports in global ticket fraud crackdown

2014-11-28 14:02

Police have arrested 118 people in an unprecedented globally-coordinated swoop on plane ticket credit card fraud, a billion-dollar organised crime industry.

WATCH: Spectacular humpback whale feeding frenzy

2014-11-25 18:35

Watch as humpback whales, birds and seals gather for a feeding frenzy of note of the coast of Monterey Bay in California.

kulula gives Jack Parow a bath to encourage online check-in

2014-11-24 08:46

The low-cost airline recently ran a fun campaign to remind travellers how easy checking in online really is, ahead of the busy festive season.

And the world's best airlines are...

2014-11-20 21:00

We compare two highly regarded 'best airlines' list to establish which carriers could be considered top of the pops.

Mandela-inspired sunglasses art vandalised

2014-11-18 10:18

The Mandela-inspired, art installation in Cape Town has been vandalised with reminders of Marikana. Shameful? OR an enhancement?

WATCH: Now that's a sandcastle!

2014-11-15 13:30

A towering sandcastle in Brazil by an American artist is vying for the world record for the tallest of all time.

In today's edition of weird Australian antics...

2014-11-14 13:20

We often joke about the strange things Australians seem to get up to, but this time round it was actually for a good cause. See what they did on Bondi Beach!

Asiana service to San Francisco suspended for 45 days

2014-11-14 09:53

South Korea on Friday ordered a 45-day suspension of Asiana Airlines' service to San Francisco as a penalty for one of its planes crashing there last year, the transport ministry said.

Woman detained at SA airport for 37 days

2014-11-12 10:22

A Chinese woman was detained in a small room at the Cape Town International Airport for 37 days after being denied entry to South Africa.

Awkward! Hot air balloon lands tourists inside Indian jail

2014-11-05 11:50

A hot air balloon carrying foreign tourists landed in a jail in northern India and caused panic among prison officials who thought a jailbreak was being attempted.

Shhhh! Top secret travel tips

2014-11-04 13:09

Clear your browser's cookies before booking flights, never visit India during summer and comfort eat all you want. Check out these quirky secrets from the Twitter travel community.

WATCH: What happens when a cellist and a beatboxer board the same flight

2014-11-04 11:03

A beatboxer and a cellist joining forces for an impromptu performance... not that's not something one see's every day. Especially not on a flight!

Carnival launches first fast wireless network for cruise ships

2014-11-04 09:02

Carnival Corp has said it is outfitting its cruise ships with a hybrid wireless network that will provide guests more reliable and faster connectivity at sea.

German tourist found dead in Australian national park

2014-10-30 10:03

The body of a German tourist was found at a campsite in Australia's Northern Territory, media reports citing police said.

California orders quarantine for travelers who have had contact with Ebola patient, Obama not happy

2014-10-30 09:49

California health officials ordered any recent travelers to the state from an Ebola affected country who have had contact with an infected patient to be quarantined for 21 days.

New Yorkers HATE Taylor Swift for being their new Global Welcome Ambassador

2014-10-29 11:45

Singer, songwriter, actress and now also Global Welcome Ambassador for one of the world's most sought after cities. New Yorkers are NOT happy.


Libyan carriers banned from European airspace

2014-12-11 16:39

The European Union on Thursday banned all Libyan airlines from operating in its airspace, citing passenger safety concerns.

Nut rage spat latest stumble for Korean Air family

2014-12-10 12:42

When South Koreans heard that a Korean Air Lines executive delayed a flight because she was angry at being served macadamia nuts in a bag there was outrage but no surprise.

Baby on board! Woman gives birth on flight

2014-12-10 09:13

A Southwest Airlines flight landed in Los Angeles with one more passenger than when it took off.

Top secret destinations for 2015

2014-12-03 21:35

Well not so secret anymore. But here are TripAdvisor's top 'destinations on the rise' for the coming year.

Travel: it's written in the stars!

2014-12-03 19:00

Feel like taking a trip, but just not sure where to go? No worries! Let your Zodiac sign guide you!

‘Insensitive’ tweet gets Malaysia Airlines in hot water

2014-12-01 11:23

A tweet sent out by Malaysia Airlines over the weekend was labelled as insensitive, as it drew an uncomfortable parallel with the MH370 disaster.

Bolt comes loose on plane, smashes into window mid-flight

2014-11-28 15:11

A passenger on a Air Canada Express flight saw his life flash before his eyes recently, when a bolt came loose from the propeller and smashed into his window.

Namibia's airline spreads wings to the Middle East

2014-11-25 09:15

Namibia's national carrier Air Namibia is seeking partnerships with Fly Emirates, Qatar Airways and Turkish Airlines to open routes to the Middle East.

Sea Point's Mandela-inspired sunglasses vandalised

2014-11-18 09:16

The controversial Mandela-inspired, sunglasses-shaped art installation on Sea Point promenade has been vandalised with reminders of Marikana.

fastjet hopes to secure funding early next year

2014-11-14 11:09

Budget airline fastjet Plc said it expected to secure funding for its operations early next year and that it had received permits to operate flights in Zambia.

UK relaxes transit visa regulations for South Africans

2014-11-12 09:34

The British High Commission has announced somewhat relaxed transit visa rules for travellers from South Africa, Lesotho and Swaziland.

WATCH: Elephants discover GoPro at watering hole, have a ball

2014-11-05 15:12

Watch this super cute, yet sort of nerve-wracking footage of elephants in Zimbabwe's Hwange National Park trying to figure out the latest GoPro technology.

WATCH: Plane takes off on Alaskan highway

2014-11-04 11:42

Sometimes, when you live in a far-flung corner of the world and you forget where your car keys are, just take the light aircraft to the pub/convenience store.

‘Be careful, Ebola’ note puts flight into lockdown

2014-10-31 09:28

It seems like ‘Ebola’ is the new ‘bomb,’ as yet another flight was subjected to a terrifying ‘joke’ by a passenger.

British jets intercept Latvian plane over southern England

2014-10-30 09:59

Two British Royal Air Force Typhoon jets were scrambled to intercept a Latvian cargo aircraft over southern England and escort it in to land at Stansted airport, but no security threat was found, officials said.

fastjet launches flights from Joburg to Zanzibar

2014-10-29 12:01

The pan-African budget airline will be offering a service to the Tanzanian island three times a week from OR Tambo.

PICS: Selfies with wild bears? These people are crazy!

2014-10-28 10:30

If you thought the whole camel selfie trend was slightly weird, we've got something even stranger and infinitely crazier for you!

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