Flying from Wellington to Auckland with Air New Zealand

Flying from Wellington to Auckland with Air New Zealand

Grant Robertson flies NZ416 from Wellington to Auckland with Air NZ. The plane: An Airbus A320. Class: Standard economy. Price: One-way fares start from $56. Flight time: The usual 55 minutes or so, no delays. My seat: 4F. Fellow passengers: Sunday morning…

Christopher Elliott: Thou shalt not take hair dryers

Christopher Elliott: Thou shalt not take hair dryers

Should hotel guests help themselves to anything, asks Christopher Elliott. Hotel operators are on to you. Instead of supplying rooms with unlimited mini-bottles of shampoo and conditioner, for example, some have installed dispensers in the showers that can be refilled. When Lynn…

These Are the Happiest States in America

These Are the Happiest States in America

Hawaii has once again been named the happiest state in America, according to a new ranking by WalletHub. Though really, who could blame the people of the Aloha State for having a little spring in their step? They do, after all, have…

Sandals to remove single-use plastics by November

Sandals to remove single-use plastics by November

Sandals Resorts International has announced that all 19 Sandals and Beaches Resorts across seven Caribbean islands – including Jamaica, the Bahamas, St. Lucia, Antigua, Grenada, Barbados and Turks & Caicos – will eliminate the 21,490,800 single-use plastic straws and stirrers used across…

Accommodation upgrades for Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp

Accommodation upgrades for Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp

andBeyond has recently upgraded the twelve classic tents at its prestigious andBeyond Kichwa Tembo Tented Camp, situated on a private concession in the Masai Mara. andBeyond Kichwa Tembo offers a variety of accommodation types, from the traditional classic tents in the shade…