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Drives in Africa

Bay watch: The scenic Clarence Drive between False Bay and the Kogelberg Mountains.

South Africa

South Africa road trip: uneasy rider

Rob McFarland A coastal trike tour raises eyebrows and offers great sights, writes Rob McFarland.

Africa

The edge of civilisation

Namibia.  Desert tour vehicle climbing sand dunes at dusk outside Swakopmund, Namibia.

Ben Groundwater Ben Groundwater says goodbye to bitumen for three weeks as he navigates African desert wilderness.

South Africa

From Cape to Kruger

Under African skies ... a traditional Zulu hut.

Taking the slow road gets Jane-Anne Lee to the heart of South Africa.

Cairo

Curse of toot ... and karma

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Belinda Jackson learns to walk like an Egyptian through Cairo's crazy traffic.

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Tripologist

Embassy may hold key to keeping vehicle safe

Tripologist My husband wants to drive around Africa. I'm worried about where we leave the vehicle in countries where we know no one. Any tips?

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Air New Zealand passengers stranded for third night in Honolulu

Air New Zealand airport

LAURA WALTERS 4:31pm | Hundreds of Air New Zealand face third night in Hawaii after plane broke down.

Phuket's beach bars, restaurants evicted in clean-up

DONNA DEMAIO 12:37pm | Scores of beach restaurants and clubs disappearing under new rules from military junta.

Passengers rage as child 'defecates in plane seat': report

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 1:14pm | The etiquette of some Chinese travellers overseas has again come under fire after a family allegedly allowed their child to defecate on the seat of a Delta Airlines flight from Beijing to Detroit.

Magaluf bar crawl shut down in wake of viral sex video

NATALIE PARIS 10:34am | A club night notorious for encouraging drunken sex acts among tourists in Magaluf has been ordered to close down for 12 months.

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