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Inside world’s biggest McDonald’s in Florida, offering McPizza, McPasta
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Inside world’s biggest McDonald’s in Florida, offering McPizza, McPasta

The world’s biggest McDonald’s houses things you would never expect to find at the fast-food chain. Located in the mammoth 1765sq m space in Orlando, Florida, the restaurant features a pizzeria, bakery and even an arcade. However, as cool as it is, there is one thing on the menu that took food blogger and influencer...

Male crew members now allowed to wear skirts on Virgin Atlantic flights
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Male crew members now allowed to wear skirts on Virgin Atlantic flights

Virgin Atlantic has scrapped rules on male and female uniforms so crew can “express their identity”. Richard Branson’s airline is also giving staff and passengers the option of having gender pronoun badges. And it has changed its online booking system so customers can have a gender-neutral title. Roughly ten countries – including the US, Australia,...

Smartwatch use while driving can see drivers fined
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Smartwatch use while driving can see drivers fined

Australians may be aware that touching their phone while driving can result in hundreds of dollars in fines and a hefty number of demerit points, but similar rules apply related to smartwatches. While there’s no blanket ruling applied across Australia for smartwatch use behind the wheel, the similarities to phone use mean using one causes...

Flight attendant reveals how to get a ‘free upgrade’ to first class
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Flight attendant reveals how to get a ‘free upgrade’ to first class

Now this is some first class advice. A flight attendant has shared her travel hacks to her 3.1 million followers, including when to snag the cheapest tickets and how to get upgraded to first class for free. “First things first, if you want a cheap flight, look for flights on Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays,” Cierra...

Venice floods: Tourists seen frolicking in muddy flood waters
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Venice floods: Tourists seen frolicking in muddy flood waters

Venice has flooded again. The popular tourist destination in Italy was hit by seasonally high waters, forcing tourists to sit at cafes barefoot, with others wading through the famous St. Mark’s square wearing gumboots, or not footwear at all. Each year between the months of October and January, sections of Venice experience extreme flooding. Stream...

Jetstar Australia: tourists stuck in Hawaii after more flights cancelled
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Jetstar Australia: tourists stuck in Hawaii after more flights cancelled

A young teacher has vowed “never” to fly Jetstar again after she said multiple last-minute flight cancellations left her $3000 out of pocket. “It’s gotten to the stage where I’d be happy to pay extra just for it not to be Jetstar,” Shanai Mari of Sydney told NCA NewsWire. Jetstar is under renewed pressure from...

Canola fields: Farmers blast new Instagram selfie trend
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Canola fields: Farmers blast new Instagram selfie trend

Tourists hoping to get a social media snap while basking in the rolling golden canola fields where flowers grow have bombarded country towns. In spring, people have flocked to Cowra, Temora and Coolamon in New South Wales and similar fields in Victoria in search of the perfect Instagram photo. It’s become so popular that even...

Traveller reveals why you should ditch neck pillows on a plane | Video
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Traveller reveals why you should ditch neck pillows on a plane | Video

A travel blogger has revealed the one thing she no longer packs for a trip – and she’s not the only one. Jen Lefforge, who is the wife of a pilot and behind the YouTube channel Joyful Living, said she “feels bad” for telling viewers this given she has encouraged subscribers to purchase it in...

Tourist killed by great white shark in shallow waters of South Africa
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Tourist killed by great white shark in shallow waters of South Africa

Warning: Distressing content A woman has died following a horror shark attack on South Africa’s southern Cape coastline on Sunday morning. The woman, believed to be visiting from Cape Town, was taking an early-morning dip in shallow waters to celebrate a bank holiday weekend when she was attacked, The Sun reports. In a sudden move,...

Thousands of Victorians caught speeding over AFL Grand Final long weekend
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Thousands of Victorians caught speeding over AFL Grand Final long weekend

Victorians committed more than 7000 driving offences across a “busy” AFL Grand Final long weekend for police. Drivers caught doing the wrong thing faced a statewide crackdown as a part of the five-day, statewide “Operation Scoreboard” which included the Grand Final and the Queen’s Memorial public holidays. Officers undertook 119,953 breath tests, with 224 motorists...