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Egypt

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Frequent Flyer: Ky Furneaux

Jane Reddy Ky Furneaux, stunt woman and wilderness expert is a big fan of Virgin.

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Destinations that pack value

Michael Gebicki Travel in budget mode doesn't necessarily involve nights in shared dorms, fast food and backpacks.

Global

A look back in wonder

Japan. Teshima Art Museum.

Our writers spend their year going places. In 2013 these were their most memorable experiences.

Worldwide

How to beat the queues at the world's busiest attractions

Paris Eiffel Tower queues

Julietta Jameson reveals how to beat the crowds for 20 major sights from the Taj Mahal to the Tower of London.

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Photo galleries

World's top 10 river cruises

Mekong-River

Forget airport hassles and cramped tour buses - a relaxing river cruise is the way to see the world. Here are the top 10.

On board the world's most beautiful ship

Crystal Stairs, MSC Splendida cruise ship. Image supplied. SHD TRAVEL OCT 4 CRUISING.

Is the MSC Splendida the most beautiful cruise ship ever built?

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

How late is too late for Egypt?

Tripologist We plan to travel to Africa in December this year, with Egypt being an essential part of the trip.

Tripologist

Tripologist: On the rails to ruins

Egypt, Alexandria.

Tripologist We are cruising the Mediterranean in November, ending the cruise in Cairo.

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Map of Egypt

Travel News

Avalon Airport axes ad over criticism it made light of domestic violence

The advertisement as seen on Avalon Airport's Facebook page.

5:29pm | Victoria's Avalon Airport has been forced to ditch its new advertising campaign after being accused of making light of domestic violence.

UK tourist recounts 'hellish' time in Sri Lanka over Buddha tattoo

10:09am | A 37-year-old British nurse has recounted her "hellish" experience in Sri Lanka after she was arrested and sent to a deportation centre for sporting a Buddha tattoo deemed offensive by authorities.

Stowaway reportedly eyed Africa

9:05am | As relatives make themselves scarce after a 15-year-old Santa Clara boy survived a flight from San Jose to Maui in a jetliner's wheel well over the weekend, Hawaiian media have reported the boy may have been trying to get to his mother in Africa.

Hang onto your seat: it's gondola be an after-dark ride to thrill

JASON DOWLING | First we had the illuminated Melbourne Star wheel for a spin after dark - next may be a midnight ride to Arthurs Seat on new multimillion-dollar gondola.

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