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Czech Republic

Europe

The other Euro stars

Europe's lesser-visited cities are just as eye-catching, fascinating and fun as their more well-trodden counterparts, writes David Whitley.

Czech Republic

Working on the chain gang

A rest stop outside Trebon in the Czech Republic.

Rob McFarland tackles Europe by bike, one dumpling at a time.

Cities

The world's brainiest cities

Edinburgh

Ute Junker Sometimes a city can change the way we think. Here are the places to have a thinking holiday.

Czech Republic

Twenty reasons to visit Prague

prague

David Whitley Prague does a fabulous job of acting as an introductory course to architecture.

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Photo galleries

World's 10 best places for travel photos

Tourists pose for a picture at the Uyuni salt flats, Bolivia.

The Backpacker blogger, Ben Groundwater, names the 10 places around the world where even amateurs can take spectacular photos.

Sights most featured in movies

Brighton, Sussex. Royal Pavilion.

Front up to the world’s most popular backdrops – each stars in their own right. From Lonely Planet’s new book, 1000 Ultimate Sights, out now.

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Travellers Tips

Europe

Keys to the cities

When in room ... and from Hotel Le Continental, Bordeaux.

A Bordeaux bolthole for $120 a night? A riverside retreat in Lisbon for the same? Here's our guide to some of Europe's best-value hotels and guesthouses this season.

Tripologist

Great Dalmatian spots

Tripologist We are planning a trip to Croatia, the Czech Republic, Hungary and Poland. Which places do recommend to visit?

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Travel News

Dubai: Two French base jumpers break world record with Burj Khalifa leap

Base jumpers break world record in Dubai (Thumbnail)

ANNIE DANG 3:31pm | Base jumpers break world record after spectacular leap from world's tallest building.

Brisbane petrol prices to settle for long weekend

MARISSA CALLIGEROS 2:02pm | There is likely to be some relief for motorists this long weekend following an Easter of high petrol prices.

Mount Baw Baw resort handed over to private operator

JASON DOWLING 9:50pm | Management of the troubled Mount Baw Baw Alpine Resort has been transferred from the government to a private operator after another year of losses and millions of dollars in taxpayer subsidies.

Flashing, spitting and stealing knickers: strange things that can get you deported

OLIVER SMITH 10:10am | A British woman was arrested and threatened with deportation this week after Sri Lankan authorities took offence to her Buddha tattoo.

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