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Horror as giant octopus attacks diver

It looks like a scene from a horror movie. And if you weren’t scared of scuba diving before, you might be after watching this video. Shot while on a diving trip in Japan, footage shows the moment a diver from Mayak Gamov in Russia was grabbed by a giant octopus while exploring the Sea of Japan. The giant animal swims...

The world’s best countries for expats have been revealed

Ever catch yourself daydreaming about packing it all up, ditching the nine-to-five and jetting off overseas for a fresh start? Plenty of us dream about moving away – whether it be for a better quality of life or career prospects –  but where in the world is best for an expat in 2019?  A new study, from Globehunters analysed 34 countries...

Scary truth behind ‘luxury’ hotel

A stunning hotel in Manchester currently boasts luxury suites, an Olympic-size swimming pool, a casino and fine dining restaurants to enjoy as a guest. The only catch — it doesn’t actually exist. Called The Grand Pearl, the 235-room hotel is actually a scam, as it isn’t a real hotel. It claims to be on 26 Peter Street — which doesn’t exist. The fake...

Qantas to unveil new direct flights from Brisbane to Chicago and San Francisco

Travelling between Queensland and the United States will soon get a whole lot easier, with Qantas set to unveil new direct flights from Brisbane to San Francisco and Chicago. Qantas’ new route marks first time Chicago has ever been directly linked to Australia.    The airline has hinted in the past that non-stop flights from Brisbane to Chicago and San Francisco...

Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim Hike: Planning Guide and Checklist

Hiking the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim is a bucket list adventure. Over the course of nearly 24 miles, hikers descend below the level of the rim, cross the mighty Colorado River, and climb back up the other side. It’s challenging, it’s exhilarating, and it is truly an unforgettable experience. However, this is a massive hike and in order to have the...

How to Hike the Grand Canyon Rim-to-Rim

Awe-inspiring, challenging, exhausting, unforgettable…these are all words to describe the trek across the Grand Canyon. If you are up for a big adventure, hiking the Grand Canyon rim-to-rim is one for the bucket list. This is the land of extremes. In the summer months, the temperature can fluctuate along the trail as much as 80 degrees in one day. You...

Things I thought I’d never do on holiday

I’m usually the world’s laziest traveller. My usual style of holiday is one that involves me being picked up and plonked on the other side of the world to eat and drink my way through another city and culture. I’ll sometimes throw in a museum visit to add in some “proper” culture but if I’m completely honest, my holidays are mostly...

Rude monkey photobombs family snap

This is the hilarious moment a family got the holiday snap of a lifetime after a cheeky monkey photobombed their picture — and gave them the middle finger. While on a dream holiday in Bali, Indonesia, mum-of-three Judy Hicks, 37, thought it would be a great idea for her family-of-five to make a day trip to the popular Ubud Monkey...

A guide to Western Australia’s famous sideways waterfall

David Attenborough calls it "Australia's most unusual natural wonder" yet very few people have passed through it, and even fewer will ever get the chance. Famed for its untouched, rugged coastline, the Kimberly region also hides a secret natural phenomenon – the world's only sideways waterfall. There are no roads and very few boats off the northwest coast to get to...

$100 Helpline: Three incredible experiences for less than a $100 in San Diego 

Holidays are about accumulating happy memories – not holiday debt – so here at 9Honey Travel we created the '$100 Helpline' for Aussie holidaymakers who know good value when they see it, and want to get the most out of a destination. Our mission: to find you the best travel experiences of a particular region for under $100. With a...

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