Australia

Qantas and China Eastern team up on new Hong Kong budget airline
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Qantas and China Eastern team up on new Hong Kong budget airline

Jetstar Hong Kong set for 2013 launch with half-price fares and China focus
YouTube viral video gives Melbourne edge over Sydney
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YouTube viral video gives Melbourne edge over Sydney

Victoria’s “Play Melbourne” PR drive pays dividends to the tune of a cool million intrigued viewers
Singapore Airlines' no-frills 'Scoot' set for June take-off
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Singapore Airlines' no-frills 'Scoot' set for June take-off

Here’s the scoop on Scoot, an airline with Scootitude. No, really
Cheers: Sydney Harbour Bridge turns 80
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Cheers: Sydney Harbour Bridge turns 80

Concrete and steel symbol of Aussie industry gets Google Doodle greeting as well
From Australia, with love: Celebrity drama aims to lure Chinese tourists
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From Australia, with love: Celebrity drama aims to lure Chinese tourists

Taiwanese pop stars Show Lo and Rainie Yang promote Australia in a dedicated online drama
Boing! Singapore Takeout pops up in Sydney
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Boing! Singapore Takeout pops up in Sydney

Final stop on world tour for the region's best chefs, a shipping container and a ton of awesome food
If Hemingway was there, give the joint a miss
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If Hemingway was there, give the joint a miss

Ernest Hemingway may have written some great books, but he ruined a lot of bars
Tuscany down under on Melbourne's outskirts
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Tuscany down under on Melbourne's outskirts

Italian gold diggers leave a luxurious legacy in Hepburn’s Villa Parma
10 of the best Sydney day trips for children
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10 of the best Sydney day trips for children

The kids are all right at these amazing attractions right on the city's doorstep
Life and death on the Sydney tourist trail
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Life and death on the Sydney tourist trail

An amateur historian uncovers a tombstone deep in his garden and a century-old mystery
Thousands stranded as Air Australia enters administration
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Thousands stranded as Air Australia enters administration

Passengers told they’re on their own and must make “alternate arrangements”
China Southern slashes cost of Sydney-London return flights
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China Southern slashes cost of Sydney-London return flights

The new "Canton Route" takes on Qantas' "Kangaroo Route" with a saver's option via Guangzhou
15 unusual places to spend a night
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15 unusual places to spend a night

A sewer pipe. A former prison. A huge wooden horse. Accommodation these days is as surprising as it is varied
Canberra: Why Australia’s capital needs to be noticed
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Canberra: Why Australia’s capital needs to be noticed

The nation’s capital is seen as dull, gray and best ignored -- here’s why that’s all kinds of wrong
Finding Tassie on Australia's greatest boat trip
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Finding Tassie on Australia's greatest boat trip

The Spirit of Tasmania ferry bridges the divide between the mainland and the island state
World's 15 most spectacular swimming pools
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World's 15 most spectacular swimming pools

Amazing pools in amazing locations, including one that's so special you're not even allowed to swim in it
Qantas first to get in-flight movies on iPads
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Qantas first to get in-flight movies on iPads

Chocks away for trial of new wireless entertainment system based on Apple tablets
MONA: The world's most far-out museum
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MONA: The world's most far-out museum

Tasmania’s newest attraction is the brainchild of a pro gambler with a unique sense of humor
Stunning coastal drives from Sydney
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Stunning coastal drives from Sydney

Living the dream with the top down along the beautiful New South Wales coastline
12 Sydney Festival highlights
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12 Sydney Festival highlights

International and local acts are celebrating midsummer in the harbor city
Lucky New Year: 4 near misses for Aussie travelers
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Lucky New Year: 4 near misses for Aussie travelers

Qantas passengers hit the roof, a bungee cord snapped, a croc walked into a living room and sharks –- but all live to tell the story