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Johannesburg

Person standing on edge of cliffs at God's Window overlooking Blyde River Canyon, South Africa.

South Africa

South Africa: Hiking in the heavens

Andrew Bain Blyde River Canyon’s many vistas keep Andrew Bain spellbound.

South Africa

Johannesburg: A double take at downtown

Johannesburg, Braamfontein district, Kitchener's Carvery Bar and trendy shop at the Corner of Juta and De Beer Street, Mfa and Pumza.

It has been described as one of the most dangerous cities on earth, but Winsor Dobbin finds Johannesburg surprisingly vibrant and safe.

World

Ten 'awful' cities you should still visit

Coolest city in the Middle East ... Beirut has a hip beach club scene.

David Whitley There are many cities around the world with a justifiably awful image. But here are 10 that are better than their reputation suggests.

Airlines

Flight test: Qantas jumbo jet economy class

Qantas 747

Flight Test The Qantas cabin crew deliver unerring and friendly service on this long-haul from South Africa to Sydney.

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Photo galleries

South Africa's sinful playground

Sun City was founded as a sinful playground for white South Africans under apartheid.

Africa's answer to Las Vegas, Sun City is a playground for gambling and indulgence.

Map of Johannesburg

Travel News

Jetstar tells girl she is 'too young to fly alone'

Jetstar

12:31pm | A 12-year-old girl's "first big flight" was cut short when boarding crew told her she was too young to fly alone.

Drunk woman attacks cabin crew with false leg

9:47am | Pilots were forced to divert a flight after a one-leg drunk woman attacked cabin crew.

Croatia expels tourist for punching monk seal

9:06am | A man who punch a Mediterranean monk seal has been fined and expelled from Croatia.

Peninsula Paris a game-changer on the luxury hotel scene

JULIETTA JAMESON | With more than $1 billion spent to open the doors of the brand new Peninsula Paris; it is perhaps the most anticipated opening in recent times.

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