How a Swedish holiday island cut its emissions by 78 per cent
With small changes in energy production, heating, fuel and food, this island became carbon-neutral in less than 12 months – without skimping on the experience it offers visitors.
STUDY: World’s riskiest destinations top most Aussie travellers’ wish lists
Australians are prepared to accept the risk and bypass Smartraveller ratings, according to this alarming new research.
Travel Oregon’s CEO on why cannabis isn’t a huge destination driver, and why being the biggest isn’t best
by Harriet Morris
Travel Weekly recently went one-on-one with Travel Oregon’s Todd Davidson. We even have a photo to prove it.
Aussie man in intensive care after mob beating in India
Local police are trying to establish whether the 35-year-old Melbournite was “misbehaving” as locals have alleged.
STUDY: These are the top travel destinations for Generation Z
Just when you thought you’d gotten your head around Millennial travellers, Generation Z is here to throw a spanner in the works.
Beaches closed in France after nearly 900kg of cocaine washes ashore
You’d have to assume French drug dealers would be livid over all this free cocaine being found by potential customers.
REVEALED: The 10 best and worst destinations for seniors (and one’s in Australia)
You could argue that this study is also useful for younger travellers wanting to avoid slow pokes on their journeys abroad.
St Mark’s Square closed as Venice hit by third record tide
by Christian Fleetwood
St Mark’s Square was closed on the weekend after Venice was inundated with a nearly five-foot flood, marking the third time within a week that waters have peaked this high.
Destination Wrap: Great Barrier Reef Rodeo, Samoa in state of emergency, NSW & WA tourism awards winners + MORE!
Yes, you read the headline correctly – some absolute mad man is holding a rodeo by the Reef. Find out what that’s all about, plus the latest updates from your clients’ fave destinations, here.
Sardinia mulls entry fee for popular tourist beach
Amidst battling sand thieves and Google Maps glitches, Sardinian authorities are now grappling with the ecological damage of one of its most popular beaches due to overtourism.
Aloha Friday Wrap: Hawaiian Airlines’ 90th anniversary festivities, Kaua‘i and Maui updates + MORE!
Travel Weekly once again serves up a bi-weekly dose of Hawai‘i news, best taken with a nip of coconut rum.
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