Archive for October, 2019


‘No respect for the locals’: Bali tourist blasted over ‘shameful’ bikini act

October 31st, 2019 by

A tourist who was snapped wearing a skimpy bikini inside a Bali convenience store has divided the internet, with many people blasting her for the “inconsiderate” and “shameful” act.In a post shared to the Bali Expats Facebook page…

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How aeroplane food goes from the kitchen to your flight

October 31st, 2019 by

More than 44,000 flights take off around the world every day, and many of those onboard are hungry. On shorter flights, these passengers may opt for a snack pack; on longer ones, they may get a full-fledged meal.Preparing the latter…

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‘Don’t be these people’: Mum shames couple who stole reserved train seats

October 31st, 2019 by

A pregnant mum who reserved train seats for her three children and herself has shamed a couple online after they reportedly refused to move.Amanda Mancino-Williams, 37, was travelling with her children on the CrossCountry train…

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Woman fakes pregnancy to avoid Jetstar’s excess baggage fee

October 31st, 2019 by

A woman has revealed the bizarre way she tried to avoid an airline’s excess baggage fee before getting caught out by staff.Flying from Melbourne to Sydney, Rebecca Andrews decided to fake being pregnant after she suspected her luggage…

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Strange story of eerie floating hotel in North Korea that Kim Jong-un wants to destroy

October 30th, 2019 by

It was a luxury hotel of a kind the world had never seen before.The five-star Four Seasons Barrier Reef Resort opened off the coast of Townsville in 1988 as the world’s first floating hotel.Featuring tennis courts, nightclubs,…

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‘Wildest things I’ve seen’: Former cruise worker reveals secret parties on ship

October 30th, 2019 by

A former cruise worker has revealed the secret bars on a ship where staff indulge in wild parties ? and guests have no idea.American man Brian David Bruns, a former cruise ship crew member and best-selling author behind the Cruise…

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Grandfather charged after toddler’s fatal fall from cruise ship

October 30th, 2019 by

Authorities in Puerto Rico have charged the grandfather of a toddler who fell to her death from an open cruise ship window with negligent homicide.On July 7, Royal Caribbean International’s Freedom of the Seas ship was docked in…

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Most Norfolk Islanders want to cut ties with Australia and join New Zealand – survey

October 30th, 2019 by

A blistering recent poll shows Norfolk Islanders want to renounce Australia and join New Zealand. via GIPHY The rebels outnumber those who want free association with Australia, with 37% of the vote compared to 35%. via…

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Ask Away: Is it safe to head to Hong Kong?

October 29th, 2019 by

Eleanor Barker answers your travel questions Is it safe to travel to Hong Kong? What is the latest advice? History is in the making in Hong Kong, but you don’t have to fear it. I sought recent reviews on various online platforms…

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Japan cracks down on tourists’ bad behaviour with $140 fine

October 29th, 2019 by

Tired of tourists thrusting their cameras in the faces of geisha as they clip-clop on wooden “geta” sandals through Kyoto, residents of the Gion district have banned photography on private lanes and are imposing a fine of Y10,000…

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