Author: Elizabeth Pratt

What can I take in my carry on? Your questions answered

The rules for what you can take on a plane in your hand luggage seem to get stricter and stricter, but many of the restrictions are focussed on two areas: liquids and gels; and items that can be used as weapons. Skyscanner Australia has done some digging to see what the current rules are regarding items that can be taken in cabin luggage.

6 Common Travel Scams (and how to avoid them)

Travelling has many joys, but it also comes with risks. Skyscanner Australia gives you the lowdown on the 6 most common travel scams and how…

How to Get Over Jet Lag: Symptoms, Cures and Recovery

Whether you’re a seasoned traveller or only travel occasionally, you’re likely to experience jet lag at some point. But it doesn’t need to ruin your trip. Here are some tips from Skyscanner Australia to help minimise the impact of jet lag.

What is Skyscanner?

Skyscanner is your one stop shop for flights, hotels and car hire. We have a website and an app that helps you find the best…

Visiting the Happiest Countries in the World

The results are in, and Finland is officially the happiest country on earth. That’s according to the 2018 World Happiness Report, an annual publication from the United Nations.

How Australians are getting into trouble overseas (and what to do if it happens to you)

Lost passports, hospitalisations and arrests are just some of the ways Aussies are getting into difficulty overseas. Here’s what to do if it happens to you. Download Skyscanner app

A local’s guide to Sydney’s Inner West

Sydney’s Inner West is a treasure trove of delicious food, unique shops and an eclectic arts scene. From hipster cafes to Sydney’s famous Bay Run, Skyscanner Australia gives you a taste of what’s on offer in this funky area. Download Skyscanner app

Why Taking Holidays is Essential for Your Health

If you’ve been avoiding taking leave from work you may want to think twice. Taking regular breaks can help your mental and physical health. Skyscanner spoke with two mental health experts to find out why taking breaks is so important. Download Skyscanner app

5 Hacks That Will Change the Way You Plan Your Travels

Use the Skyscanner app to find the best deals on flights, hotels and car hire. You can search, compare, save for later and share with your friends all in one place!