Australia

More camels than koalas-- and 19 other Australia discoveries

More camels than koalas-- and 19 other Australia discoveries

Stereotypes begone! Here's the genuine Australia, beetroot on the burgers included
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
Kangaroo hops into Melbourne Airport

Kangaroo hops into Melbourne Airport

"Now people will think 'roos are everywhere in Australia," says one witness.
Strewth!
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Strewth! "Macca's" name change in Australia

Like anyone calls it McDonald’s there anyway
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
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)
Gate of Forbidden City to be rebuilt Down Under
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Gate of Forbidden City to be rebuilt Down Under

A planned US$523 million Chinese theme park will feature a life-size replica of the Imperial Palace Gate, a Buddhist temple and a Chinese medicine street. What's all that about?
Scientists 'undiscover' South Pacific island
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Scientists 'undiscover' South Pacific island

Team finds only sea where maps show Sandy Island. Team shocked to not undiscover more islands
Broken bungee cord victim becomes poster child for travel insurance
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Broken bungee cord victim becomes poster child for travel insurance

One unlucky traveler's near-death experience provides a cautionary tale
7 most captivating mazes in the world
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7 most captivating mazes in the world

You don't need to head into the bowels of a strange city to get lost -- plenty of well maintained gardens offer that opportunity
Insider Guide: Best of Melbourne
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Insider Guide: Best of Melbourne

In the cultural capital of Australia, just about everything gets elevated to art form
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