Australia

Brisbane: A guide to one of the world's most livable cities

Brisbane: A guide to one of the world's most livable cities

Australia's third-largest city is emerging from the shadows of Melbourne and Sydney
11 hotels opening in 2015 we can't wait to check into

11 hotels opening in 2015 we can't wait to check into

These fabulous new properties will make you want to rethink your upcoming holiday plans
10 top destinations to visit in 2015

10 top destinations to visit in 2015

Global events, new attractions and anniversary celebrations will put these destinations on travel radars next year. Question is, which one(s) to visit?
Feed my dog while I am away? Aussie travelers' bizarre requests for official help

Feed my dog while I am away? Aussie travelers' bizarre requests for official help

Australia’s government says nah-uh to outrageous requests for help from nationals traveling abroad
How to be a Brisbane local: 11 tips for faking it

How to be a Brisbane local: 11 tips for faking it

Brissie mates don togs in Goldie while discussing latest "Can Do" news ... pretend you know what's going on with this helpful guide
Worst celeb in-flight meltdowns

Worst celeb in-flight meltdowns

In the world of celebrity air travel, you're nobody until you've been kicked off a plane
Australia bans travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa

Australia bans travel from Ebola-stricken West Africa

PM Abbott defends decision, saying the country has been active in fight against deadly disease
'Avant gardens': When art, design and a whole load of plants collide

'Avant gardens': When art, design and a whole load of plants collide

Traditional ideas about gardens are being replaced by a more sculpture-like approach -- and with fantastic results
Video: Man climbs into the mouth of a volcano

Video: Man climbs into the mouth of a volcano

Stunning views as daredevils rappel into a volcano. But why wear a horse head? CNN's Jeanne Moos reveals all
MH370 may have turned south earlier than previously thought

MH370 may have turned south earlier than previously thought

A failed satellite phone call has given experts a better idea of MH370's position
Passengers save man pinned between train, platform

Passengers save man pinned between train, platform

Hundreds of commuters came to the rescue of a man who who fell between the platform and a train in Perth, Australia
Spectacular sunset hits Sydney

Spectacular sunset hits Sydney

Sydney residents enjoyed a stunning sunset Monday night, as thousands of social media posts prove
8 greatest city mascots around the world

8 greatest city mascots around the world

Where to pay homage to the cutest local celebrities you'll ever stalk
Massive whale hangs out with surfers in Australia

Massive whale hangs out with surfers in Australia

Surfers send an hour with huge Southern whale
MH370 'likely on autopilot' in flight's final stage

MH370 'likely on autopilot' in flight's final stage

Australian authorities say crew of Malaysian Airlines plane was probably unresponsive as it flew into southern Indian Ocean
The world's most incredible bike routes

The world's most incredible bike routes

Amazing two-wheel treks from the snow-capped Himalayas to the scorching forests of the Aussie bush
Is mystery underwater sound the crash of Flight 370?

Is mystery underwater sound the crash of Flight 370?

Australian researchers release an audio recording they say could possibly be related to the final moments of missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
Volcanic eruption grounds flights in Asia-Pacific

Volcanic eruption grounds flights in Asia-Pacific

Travelers heading to and from Indonesia advised to check with airlines before traveling
Spectacular photos of a technicolor Sydney

Spectacular photos of a technicolor Sydney

Australia's largest and most spectacular festival has officially launched with the lighting of the sails of Sydney Opera House
The 'desert woman' who crossed Australia's 'dead heart'

The 'desert woman' who crossed Australia's 'dead heart'

The real woman behind the movie "Tracks," who trekked across the Australian desert with four camels and a dog in 1977
Travel company offers weekend trip to other side of planet

Travel company offers weekend trip to other side of planet

For those with too much money but not enough time or common sense -- here's the perfect travel solution