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Food & Wine in Africa

Sense of place: Las Balsas in Patagonia.

Gourmet travel

Dine-in delights: the world's best hotel restaurants

Ute Junker When the food matters as much as the rooms, check our list of hot hotels, writes Ute Junker.

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I know this great little place ...

Simon Thomsen Laurent Deslandes, Bistrot Bizerca, Cape Town, South Africa.

Gourmet travel

Cuisine confidential: El Bulli chef names world's best restaurants

Spaniard Ferran Adria is one of the world's most influential chefs. Under his leadership, the Catalonian restaurant El Bulli was voted the world?s best restaurant five times by UK-based Restaurant magazine.

The culinary mastermind behind the late, legendary El Bulli, Ferran Adria offers his expert guide to the world's best restaurants.

South Africa

A gourmet game plan

South Africa, Neil Perry cooking on a barbeque at Ellerman House, overlooking Cape Town?s Bantry Bay.

Anthony Dennis accompanies chef Neil Perry on a fine-dining safari across the Rainbow Nation.

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World's top 10 party towns

Partygoers at Love Parade street party. Tel Aviv

Lonely Planet names the best cities in the world to party the night (and day) away in.

World's best spots for afternoon tea

Windsor Hotel afternoon tea.

Some of the world's historic grand hotels are renowned for their afternoon teas. Patricia Maunder nominates the best.

Map of Africa

Travel News

Fuel pump fault causes Qantas A380 to turn back mid-flight

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GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 12:05pm | A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

I know this great little place: Roberta Sudbrack

NINA KARNIKOWSKI | When Roberta Sudbrack opened her self-titled restaurant in Rio, she brought to her kitchen the skills learnt from seven years' cooking at Brazil's presidential palace and her love of organic produce.

Frequent Flyer: Simon Westcott

JANE REDDY | Simon Westcott is the owner and chief executive LUXE City Guides.

Traveller letters: Thanks for the disloyalty, Qantas

An experience that reinforces last week's comment that Qantas does not care about its loyal Frequent Flyer members.

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