Australia

Red dawn in Sydney: Massive dust storm blankets city

Red dawn in Sydney: Massive dust storm blankets city

Travellers to Sydney are treated to eerie views as a huge storm draped the harbor city in red dust
Opinion: Photography has ruined travel
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Opinion: Photography has ruined travel

Our obsession with capturing every experience through our cameras is sabotaging our memories, not enhancing them
Ocean search faces many challenges

Ocean search faces many challenges

The quest for Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is taking place in an area about the size of Belgium -- one of the most inaccessible places on Earth
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
Tasmanian whiskey: On a top-shelf mission

Tasmanian whiskey: On a top-shelf mission

From the north side of this Aussie island to the south, distilleries are pouring some of the world's finest "liquid gold"
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
Proposal destinations: 10 best places to pop the question

Proposal destinations: 10 best places to pop the question

An increasing number of couples are saying "I will" on vacation. Here's what makes the perfect place to propose
New species of giant jellyfish discovered on beach

New species of giant jellyfish discovered on beach

Scientists still working to name five-foot jellyfish found on Tasmania. For now they're calling it "Big Snotty"