Australia

QT Sydney: the hottest, hippest historic hotel in town
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QT Sydney: the hottest, hippest historic hotel in town

The story behind the boldest boutique hotel to hit Sydney in over a decade
How to survive in the wilds of Australia
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How to survive in the wilds of Australia

A new tour gives a hands-on look at how Australia's Aboriginals once survived -- boomerang throwing included
Air miles for pets: How animals are earning their holidays
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Air miles for pets: How animals are earning their holidays

Pet lovers distraught at sticking their BFFs (Best Friends Fur-ever) into a box for eight hours now have some consolation
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
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
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