Have An Extra Bag In Your Carry On For Your Valuables

Pack an extra bag in your carry on in case you’re forced to check it — that way you can put your valuables in the extra bag (and under the seat in front of you).


Gallipoli Is Now On Google Street View

Travelling to Gallipoli is a rite of passage for many Australians, especially around Anzac Day. But if you can’t make it there, Google Street View now has an extensive collection of pictures of historic sites at Gallipoli, including the ability to explore more than 80 key locations on the Gallipoli Peninsula.


All The Ways Taxis Could Improve And Reduce The Threat From Uber

One of Uber’s most appealing features is that it isn’t providing taxis. So what should taxi services implement to fight off Uber’s customer-snaffling ways?


Keep Loose On Long Flights With These Simple Plane Exercises

Long haul flights can be really tough on you if you don’t approach them the right way. To keep your cramped body from getting too stiff at 10,000m, this graphic has seven exercises you can do on the plane to loosen up.


Reminder: Tigerair’s New Baggage Limits Kick In This Week

If you’re flying Tigerair later in the week, it would be wise to check both your booking date and the weight of your carry-on luggage.


The Best US Airlines For Cancelling (Or Changing) Your Reservation

Airlines love charging fees, but the worst is when you need to change or cancel your reservation. These fees can end up eating up the entire cost of your ticket. It’s not all bad news, though: some airlines have better policies than others. Let’s break down which are the best and which are the worst if you’re travelling stateside.


When It's Worthwhile To Join A Tour Group Or Go It Alone

Planning the perfect travel adventure involves making a lot of choices. You can make decisions easier by outsourcing it to a tour group, but guided tours won’t give you with the same experience as going it alone. Here’s how to decide the best approach for you.


The Cheapest Five-Star Destinations In The World

Five-star hotels tend to provide the best food and bedding in beautiful surroundings. Unfortunately, they also have a rate to match. There are exceptions to the rule, however. The latest Hotels.com price index has revealed fourteen countries where Australians can score five-star hotel luxury for under $250 per night. If you want to travel in style without paying through the nose for it, these are the destinations to consider.


How To Prepare For The Perfect Cool Weather Camping Trip

The weather may be cooling, but camping is still an option. Here are some tips to help you prepare for your next camping trip.


Ask LH: Can I Be Fined For Driving In A Car Park Without A Licence?

Hey Lifehacker, On a recent visit to a hotel with a mate, I decided to shift his car as a prank. I started his car and moved it six spaces over in the same car park. As I pulled in, a police car pulled up behind me, checked my licence and issued a fine as it was expired. Is this really an offence given I never left the car park? Might I be able to challenge the fine on that basis?