It's the Year of the Pig – the perfect chance to celebrate all porcine pursuits.
Writer Katrina Lobley – who specialises in travel and the arts - lives in Sydney with a Belgian barge dog that reacts badly to seeing suitcases emerge from the closet.
From bathing in white sand beaches to trekking in a rainforest jungle, these are the best places to visit in February.
A new guidebook, Destination Art: 500 Artworks Worth the Trip, pinpoints where to find some of the world's best artworks. Katrina Lobley has compiled this edited extract.
From Olympic cyclist Anna Meares to actor Jacki Weaver.
Encountering glaciers, gold, bears and beads on a seven-day Voyage of the Glaciers cruise on Star Princess from downtown Vancouver
Log cabins, beer and taxidermy, it's all on tap in Alaska's most populous city.
Nashville might look a little naughty but it's as nice as pie.
Disney World's sheer size – 112 square kilometres - boggles the mind. The crowds are also something else.
Besides swimmers and sunscreen, pack a few poses for Bali's biggest resort.
In the world's most unusual waiting room, you won't hear a squawk from the patients.
'What a souvenir. One whiff and I'm right back there.'
The business cabin features a 1-2-1 configuration that alternates between forward- and rear-facing seats.
Anyone who is, or has been, single has experienced the moment. It's the one where you spy a great price for a tour or cruise – only to see it gilded with the dreaded asterisk.
Take in a festival (or two or three) in Adelaide.
This year's most envy-inducing events for travellers.