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Drives

The RV holiday is growing in popularity, especially for bigger families.

Mama Holiday

TRACEY SPICER We're seated in the formal dining room, as "The Lady" holds court. Her diamonds dance in the light of the flickering fireplace, where three shih-tzus snuggle up.

South Australia

Life is but a stream

Murray River, South Australia.

Sue Williams takes a drive along the mighty Murray on its stately journey to the sea.

Australia

Oh! What a turn off

Road near Gundagai, NSW.

On the Hume Highway, Richard Tulloch finds the diversions matter more than the final destination.

Victoria

Guide at a glance: Lorne

Lorne

Lee Atkinson samples the charms of a popular getaway on the Great Ocean Road.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Diversionary tactics on the long ride north

Tripologist We plan to drive from Sydney to the Gold Coast in mid-December with our two children. Can you suggest some good stopping points along the way?

Motorhomes

Wheel adventure on the cheap

Cruising interstate in a motorised palace is the only way to drive your dollar, writes Dan Goldberg.

Map of Australia

Travel News

Tourist boom fuels rush for bigger, better airports in Asia

Terminal 1 Exterior at Singapore Changi International Airport

9:32am | Asian countries are rushing to build hundreds of new airports to cope with surging demand for air travel in the region.

Floating snowflake hotel offers different view of Northern Lights

JOHN O'CEALLAIGH 8:35am | Travellers who dream of seeing the Northern Lights will have the opportunity to do so from a glass-roofed, snowflake-shaped floating hotel come 2017.

Why some flights are safer than others

4:45pm | Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe step aboard an plane. But not all flights are equally safe.

Helsinki airport introduces world's first passenger tracking system

30 Jul | Helsinki's airport will be the world's first to track passengers in real-time from parking lot to takeoff, but the plan has been criticised by civil liberty groups.

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