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Coastal Pacific rides again

Within minutes of pulling out of the Christchurch Railway Station on the Coastal Pacific, I was perving over the lush,

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Island hopping in New Caledonia

Words and images: Linda Shackelford ‘Welcome to the island closest to paradise’, beams my tour guide, Pierre, as he wraps

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Serenity in the Solomon Islands

New Zealand is blessed to have some of the best tropical offerings lined up only a few flying hours from

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Summer sizzle in Wellington

Summer is the perfect time to pay a visit to Wellington, particularly when you’ve got the freedom to take in

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The beauty of Byron Bay

Byron Bay’s elemental, health-affirming pleasures extend far beyond a breakfast diet of yoga and kombucha. The setting itself soothes the

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Wide horizons on the Indian Pacific

On-board the Indian Pacific, I was musing about how Aboriginals believe you can hear the earth humming in these parts.

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Papal trappings in Avignon

The heady scent of sage and rosemary wafted in the warm Avignon air as I made my way through the

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Tracing Van Gogh in Arles

It’s the perfume of Arles, the scent of jasmine, that wafted freely in the balmy air as I strode through

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Riverside gems of the Rhone

Roaming the riverside delights of the Rhone serves up a rolling photo shoot of scenic riches. Historic towns, some of

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What to see and do at Waihī Beach
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What to see and do at Waihī Beach

It’s one of New Zealand’s best loved seaside havens, but here’s the essential things to see and do at Waihī

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Culture and Heritage Highlights in Rarotonga
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Culture and Heritage Highlights in Rarotonga

Tear yourself away from the palm-fringed lagoon and explore Rarotonga’s culture and heritage. Escape the hum-drum of the daily grind

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Great experiences in Rarotonga
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Great experiences in Rarotonga

The sugar-white sands, waving palms and gin-clear lagoon are just the beginning of Raro’s great experiences. Lounging on sugar-white beaches

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