Australia

Facebooking tourist strolls off pier

Facebooking tourist strolls off pier

“Someone needs a digital detox.” “IKR!”
10 anti-tech getaways: Best places to escape the wired world
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10 anti-tech getaways: Best places to escape the wired world

Bye bye Facebook, Twitter, email. At these isolated resorts, guests are forced to wing it unplugged
How Australia's airports are failing flyers
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How Australia's airports are failing flyers

A damning watchdog report says not a single facility can even be rated as "good." Travelers seem to agree
Hitting the swells with one of Sydney's most legendary Bondi riders
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Hitting the swells with one of Sydney's most legendary Bondi riders

Die-hard surfer and youth worker Tony Spanos is bringing Aussie surf culture to the world. Here's how it all began
12 amazing underground tourist attractions

12 amazing underground tourist attractions

Including: a town that lives underground, a medieval salt mine full of statues and the original city of Seattle
Qantas, Emirates partnership launches with incredible Sydney flyover
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Qantas, Emirates partnership launches with incredible Sydney flyover

Here's what travelers can expect from the new "kangaroo route"
Going up Down Under: Southern Hemisphere's tallest building
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Going up Down Under: Southern Hemisphere's tallest building

The 388-meter futuristic Australia 108 in Melbourne will become a record holder, for a short while at least
CNNGo TV in Melbourne: A multicultural haven

CNNGo TV in Melbourne: A multicultural haven

We discover the Southern Hemisphere's biggest open-air market, the city's obsession with coffee and the mythology of the mighty “G” (click through for the whole show)
Photo gallery: 2010 New Year's fireworks celebrations

Photo gallery: 2010 New Year's fireworks celebrations

Some incredible firework displays rang in the new year around the region
Island hopping in Sydney Harbour
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Island hopping in Sydney Harbour

Convicts, camping and culture. All a quick ferry ride from Circular Quay
Sydney: Home to the world's biggest coffee snobs?
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Sydney: Home to the world's biggest coffee snobs?

If you want to keep a local happy, take them to one of these expert-approved coffee temples
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