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Plane flying over mountains near Queenstown, New Zealand

23 Jul 2021 16:21

The New Zealand travel bubble will close – what are your rights?

Written by Eliza Buglar

The Trans-Tasman travel bubble between Australia and New Zealand has closed. Compare the Market helps you find out what your rights are for cancelled travel.

23 Jul 2021 11:00

After the games: The fate of Olympic stadiums

Written by Eliza Buglar

Ever wondered what happened to the dozens of stadiums that hosted the Olympics over the years? We sifted through history to find out their fate after the Games.

Plane flying through the sky

15 Jul 2021 09:38

Airlines opening additional domestic routes with focus on Aussie holidays

Written by Nahima Kern

Major Australian airlines are set to open new domestic flight routes in a bid to boost travel around the country. Find out more with Compare the Market.

A visual evolution of world maps

29 Jun 2021 15:50

A visual evolution of world maps

Written by James McCay

Join us as we explore the world through historical maps, and trace how humanity drew its way across the Earth.

Friends taking selfie on cruise

16 Nov 2020 13:48

Cruise restrictions: When can I sail the seas again?

Written by Phillip Portman

Planning a holiday? Check out the cruise restrictions that are limiting travel around Australia and what it means for your plans.

30 Oct 2020 14:34

Touring the world from your couch: How popular is VR travel in 2020?

Written by Eliza Buglar

With worldwide lockdowns bringing travel to a standstill, 2020 hasn’t gone easy on global tourism. But what has lockdown done to tourism through virtual reality?

29 Sep 2020 07:30

The PICE Index on environmental quality

Written by Matthew Keogh

To determine environmental quality, we've created the PICE Index’ for the 10 most-visited cities in the world. How will it affect your future travel plans?

grey nomads driving in a caravan

27 Aug 2020 15:27

Life as a grey nomad: Things to know before hitting the road

Written by Phillip Portman

There’s nothing more exciting than hitting the road as a grey nomad, so read our top tips and tricks for making your trip run as smoothly as possible.

A map of Australia with Brisbane, Sydney and Melbourne highlighted.

26 Aug 2020 16:18

How a 1,000km/h high-speed train could change life as we know it

Written by Hannah Norton

Research insights surrounding developing transport technologies suggest what high-speed trains could do to improve travel across the globe.

31 Jul 2020 17:37

Ski lift passes in high demand despite COVID-19 second wave

Written by Heonji Kim

Just before Victoria’s second wave, the demand for ski lift passes had soared with thousands queueing online to get their passes.The total number of Google searches for ‘lift passes’ and ‘ski passes’ (908 searches) were at an all time high...