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Travel company offers weekend trip to other side of planet

Travel company offers weekend trip to other side of planet

For those with too much money but not enough time or common sense -- here's the perfect travel solution
World's best hot air balloon rides

World's best hot air balloon rides

Where to float serenely above beautiful landscapes, without the headaches of plane travel
World's best pizza not in Italy

World's best pizza not in Italy

Perbacco! An Australian chef takes top honors at the Pizza World Championships in Italy
Novice's guide to the Melbourne Cup

Novice's guide to the Melbourne Cup

10 tips for surviving the horse race that stops a nation
How Australia's airports are failing flyers

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
Facebooking tourist strolls off pier

Facebooking tourist strolls off pier

“Someone needs a digital detox.” “IKR!”
Going up Down Under: Southern Hemisphere's tallest building

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
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
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)
Kangaroo hops into Melbourne Airport

Kangaroo hops into Melbourne Airport

"Now people will think 'roos are everywhere in Australia," says one witness.
Insider Guide: Best of Melbourne

Insider Guide: Best of Melbourne

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

Grab your Barbour jacket. The Land Rover Discovery tour includes castles, horse shows and plenty of off-roading