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St Patrick’s Day is a holiday we embrace every year in Oz – a day to have fun and celebrate everything Irish! My other half is Irish, so I’ve been lucky enough to go back and forth to Ireland many times over the last 10 years and it’s become my home away from home. It’s …

Airport security is important, but even the most patient travellers would rather avoid a loooong line before their flight (who wouldn’t?). That’s why we’ve rounded up some of the best ways to breeze through your next security check as fast and fuss-free as possible. They’ll make life easier for you and your airport security team …

For six years I’d been travelling with endometriosis and didn’t even know it. I didn’t know the pain I was experiencing multiple times per month, the fainting, the back aches, leg pain and the vomiting were all part of it either. For those who don’t know much about it, endometriosis is a disease in which …

It’s no secret that many Aussie communities – particularly small and regional towns – have been doing it tough. We’re in the midst of one of the worst droughts in 800 years and we’ve been experiencing the most extreme bushfire season in recorded history. The recent rain has brought much-needed relief to some areas, but …

Hey Wotif Insiders! My name’s Mark and I’m a wedding photographer. I also run a geeky photography blog called Shotkit. My days are spent taking pretty photos of brides and grooms, or reviewing the latest camera gear. Now, I know you’ve probably got the latest fancy smartphone with nine lenses and the ability to make …

Another year, another Christmas done and dusted. And don’t our wallets and waistlines feel it! One of those I am fine with – as Lizzo says, I’ll be slapping on my ass, getting thicker and thicker, WOO. The other one I hate with a vengeance. Apparently one-in-three Aussies go into debt over Christmas – and …

Not sure where to holiday in 2020? Lucky for you, the stars have the answers. We spoke to astrologer Janusz Donatowicz to find the best getaways for every horoscope. Check it out! Aries (21 March–19 April) Janusz says: Sometime after 12 April would be a good time for a getaway. Saturn will have a short …

With the weather warming up, it can only mean one thing… festival season is here! But you know what that also means? It happens every time: forgot this, left that, should’ve remembered such and such. This time around, make sure you don’t forget to pack the festival essentials. Here are 12 must-brings for ANY festival …

No destination in Australia does holiday apartments better than the Gold Coast. There are sooooo many to choose from! But with all those properties at your booking fingertips, how do you narrow it down to the very best option? Well, I can’t confess to having tried them all, but I can vouch for the awesomeness …

The idea of taking your kids on a long-haul flight might make you think about having your family holiday closer to home. Like, in the lounge room. But it’s not that scary – we promise! The secret is in clever carry-on packing. Sure, there are the obvious essentials, like a water bottle, a change of …