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Cruises in Central America

Locked in ... the canal is open day and night to ships.

USA

View with no room

Negotiating the Panama Canal is not for the faint-hearted mariner, writes Louise Goldsbury.

Cruising

A swell place to go bowling

With the smell of freshly mown grass in her nostrils, Maggy Oehlbeck learns how life at sea is changing.

Cruising

The world's best shortcut

They zig, you zag - the Panama Canal is where real ships meet, writes Shaney Hudson.

Panama Canal

The big ditch

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For those who love history, engineering marvels and cruising, you can't beat a transit through the Panama Canal, writes Joanna Hall.

Map of Central America

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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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