Winter starts to bite by the end of October and services and accommodation become harder to find.
Sydney-based writer and photographer, Michael Gebicki has been writing travel articles since 1982 and is Traveller's resident Tripologist.
Tokyo becomes a far richer experience if you have a guide.
Tips & advice: The Tripologist
Cruising altitude for most commercial jet aircraft is between 10,600 and 12,800 metres, although that higher altitude is not common.
Airbnb has some fine properties along the Atlantic seaboard close to a popular waterfront.
Some travellers do indeed travel independently in Iran and you can find plenty of feedback on the internet.
The medieval town of Chania is Crete's beauty queen, with architecture reminiscent of the Venetian and Ottoman empires that once ruled it.
Airlines may be forced to dump fuel if they have to make an emergency landing.
The island's three bus operators are a better option than trains.
There's plenty to see and do in Canada with a three-year old.
Two weeks is generous so I'd suggest the following itinerary.
How much would you pay for an old plane seat or seat-belt? Here are some unusual plane parts for sale.
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Sensational scenery, delightful villages, great local food and wine; this place would fit your requirements.