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Cruises in Middle East

Time to explore: The ancient ruins of Ephesus, in Turkey.

Cruising

Ships in the night

Cruise lines are recognising the value of longer stays in port, writes Louise Goldsbury.

Cruising: shore excursions

A day trip to Petra? You betcha

Petra, Jordan

Ian McIntosh explores the wonders of this ancient city in Jordan hewn in rock.

Cruise review

Cruise test: Brilliance of the Seas

Joanna Hall Brilliance was the second of Royal Caribbean's Radiance class of ships.

Dubai

I did but see her sailing by ...

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Maev Kennedy and Mark Milner Time and commerce have done in the QE2, the last survivor of the era when luxury passenger liners looked like ships and not like floating apartment blocks.

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On board the world's most beautiful ship

Crystal Stairs, MSC Splendida cruise ship. Image supplied. SHD TRAVEL OCT 4 CRUISING.

Is the MSC Splendida the most beautiful cruise ship ever built?

Travellers Tips

Q&A

Your questions

Can you recommend the must-see countries in Europe and a suitable homeward-bound cruise?

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Travel News

Fuel pump fault causes Qantas A380 to turn back mid-flight

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GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 19 Apr | A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

I know this great little place: Roberta Sudbrack

NINA KARNIKOWSKI | When Roberta Sudbrack opened her self-titled restaurant in Rio, she brought to her kitchen the skills learnt from seven years' cooking at Brazil's presidential palace and her love of organic produce.

Frequent Flyer: Simon Westcott

JANE REDDY | Simon Westcott is the owner and chief executive LUXE City Guides.

Traveller letters: Thanks for the disloyalty, Qantas

An experience that reinforces last week's comment that Qantas does not care about its loyal Frequent Flyer members.

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