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Canberra

ACT

Hotel Hotel, Canberra: When bland takes a holiday

hotel hotel

Cold climate luxury is given a creative twist in this hotel with a difference, writes Sally Paterson.

Canberra

Weekend Away: QT Canberra

QT Canberra.

Veronique Mandray Veronique Mandray checks out the new, sleek, designer QT Canberra.

ACT

Weekend Away: Hotel Hotel, Canberra

Hotel hotel, Canberra.

Katarina Kroslakova finds there's a lot to love about a new Canberra hotel with a memorable name.

ACT

Weekend Away: East Hotel, Canberra

East hotel, Canberra

Sarah Maguire The East Hotel is emblematic of an emerging Canberra, writes Sarah Maguire.

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Special features

Australia

Places in the heart: Judy Horacek

A a riot of blossoms and bulbs ... Canberra in spring.

The ACT is a sensual gift of seasonal rhythms, and Canberra a fine host of vital national treasures, says cartoonist, artist and author Judy Horacek.

ACT

Fun comes with the territory

Canberra

Julietta Jameson uncovers entertainment from AFL matches to international acts.

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Photo galleries

The New York Times' highlights of Canberra

Canberra

Canberra has made a powerful friend in The New York Times which has refused to buy into the practice of Canberra bashing so popular with our interstate cousins and fly-ins.

Photos

The hottest bars in the coolest neighbourhoods

Limes Hotel roof bar.

Around Australia's cities, take a look at the hottest bars to enjoy a drink in the coolest neighbourhoods.

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Travellers Tips

World

Culture on every corner

Art start ... Venice Biennale.

We've trawled the globe to find this year's 10 most compelling cultural events.

Air travel

Screaming kids on planes: are parents really to blame?

Screaming child on flight

Erice Challis Flying hell might be other people's children, but is it the parents' fault?

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Map of Canberra

Travel News

Korean pop culture lures tourists for plastic surgery

Jun Ji Hyun/Facebook

2:43pm | In a district made famous by the song Gangnam Style - women walk down the street with bandages over their faces and around their heads.

The decline of first class as airlines add business beds

12:50pm | World's top airlines may follow in the in footsteps of Virgin Atlantic abandoning the traditional three-class seating plan.

Legroom gadget sales jump after seat recline spat on plane

11:12am | Demand is high for a gadget that blocks seats from reclining after a scuffle between two passengers forced a jet to make an unscheduled landing.

Teens take world's scariest selfie

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 26 Aug | Three students have gone to sickening lengths to take the world’s scariest selfie.

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Kaleen Cottage

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Cottage/ House in Canberra, ACT

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Little Gem in the City

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Townhouse in Canberra, ACT

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Cockatoo House

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House in Canberra, ACT

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