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Seychelles

Raja Ampat, Palau.

Cruising

Fresh waters, new frontiers

Taken a cruise lately? Join the club - nearly 700,000 of us did one or more last year. So, where next beyond the obvious? Louise Goldsbury has the answers.

Seychelles

At ease in the lack of luxury

Island time ... one of many beautiful beaches.

David Whitley discovers an authentic island experience far from the manicured lawns of five-star digs.

Sandy and sublime

The best beaches in the world

Relaxing on beach, Petit Rameau.

Whether you're a surfer, snorkeller, scene stealer or travelling solo, the following shortlist of some of the globe's best beaches has something for all tastes.

Photo galleries

Royal approval: the Seychelles

Interest in the Seychelles has boomed since Prince William and the Duchess of Cambridge enjoyed their honeymoon there.

Best beaches in the world

Relaxing on beach, Petit Rameau.

These beautiful sandy spots offer something for all tastes.

Travellers Tips

Tips

Honeymoon period for royal favourites

Just married.

Jane E. Fraser From London to the Seychelles and the wilds of Kenya, everywhere William and Kate go is turning to tourism gold.

Map of Seychelles

Travel News

Traveller deals: get on your bike

Mountain bikes Port Stephens

JULIETTA JAMESON | Renovated Marty's at Port Stephens offers a new 'Get on Your Bike' two-night package.

Queensland tourism growth lags other states

CAMERON ATFIELD 14 Sep | Queensland's tourism is stagnating, the state's peak tourism body has warned, with all other states enjoying much larger sector growth.

Last Air New Zealand Boeing 747-400 takes final flight

JOHN ANTHONY 12 Sep | Air New Zealand farewells last Boeing 747-400 after 67,552 flight hours and 7284 landings.

Air New Zealand's new Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner takes off on first Perth flight

CANDICE BARNES 12 Sep | Air New Zealand has dismissed safety concerns about the Boeing 787 Dreamliner ahead of the airline's first regular flight with the revolutionary new jet.

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