Visit our new website:

Greece: Lush gems of the Ionian sea

  • Sun, 13 Aug 2017 13:27
Lunch is the pivot of the Greek day, writes Annabel Langbein It was around lunchtime on a Sunday when my family and I touched down in Kefalonia. A voluptuous Greek woman with a wild mane of raven-black hair swooped down on us as... - Travel


Save big on top tech magazines.

Related Stories

The single-parent guide to travel
  • Sun, 17 Dec 2017 07:22

Simplify your travel plans to cater for your little one . . . and your sanity, writes Louise Rae. I consider myself a well-versed, experienced and rel...

Flying from Auckland to Doha with Qatar
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 19:25

Donna McIntyre flies Auckland to Doha on Qatar QR921. The plane: B777-200LR Class: Economy. In seat 33D, down the back. Flight time: At 17hr 50m, ...

Indonesia earthquake: New Zealand Golf Open tournament director Michael Glading in Jakarta for 6.5 magnitude quake
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 17:25

Michael Glading was 16 stories up when the floor beneath him began to "move like crazy".The North Shore man was sleeping in his Jakarta hotel room whe...

Gould not interested in NSW assistant role
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 15:26

Former NSW coach Phil Gould says he won't be joining Brad Fittler's coaching panel for the 2018 State of Origin series. Rugby League

Greece prepares to do away with compulsory sharia in Western Thrace
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 12:59

AS PART of a passionate campaign to solve an apparently non-existent problem, American state legislatures have been presented, over the past decade, w...

Teen battling cancer: 'my only wish would be to meet Paul McCartney'
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 11:25

Fans are in for a treat with mostly clear skies expected for the Paul McCartney concert in Auckland tonight.The Metservice is predicting fine weather ...

Kayaker in trouble at Opape Beach, Bay of Plenty
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 09:31

A kayaker is being treated after hitting his head on rocks at Opape Beach in Bay of Plenty this afternoon.Emergency services were called to the scene ...

New Gold Coast chair Watt eyes staff boost
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 07:24

Former Brisbane chairman Dennis Watt is eyeing a boost in staff after taking over as executive chairman of the Gold Coast NRL club. Rugby League

Gramado, Brazil: Where Christmas starts in October
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 05:30

Brazilian newlyweds Júlia and Marcos Muniz found what they were looking for when they picked Gramado for their honeymoon: peace, quiet and a refreshi...

Coast junior Elgey eyes Titans NRL future
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 03:40

Kane Elgey is keen to put a horror 2017 behind him and be the successful local face the Gold Coast Titans hierarchy are searching for. Rugby League

Plane turns around because of man biting passengers
  • Sat, 16 Dec 2017 01:40

A plane flying from Los Angeles to New York had to be diverted to Las Vegas after, somewhere up above Utah, a man suddenly began biting his fellow pas...

Flying from Palmerston North to Auckland with Air New Zealand
  • Fri, 15 Dec 2017 23:35

Alexander Robertson flies from Palmerston North to Auckland aboard NZ5110. The plane: ATR 72-500. It's like a pencil with wings. Class: Cattle. On ...

News Categories