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Iran

Time out: Girls chat over a cup of tea and a cigarette in a cafe.

The Backpacker

Coffee versus tea: Which team are you on?

The Backpacker Tea isn't a beverage to get excited about. It's what your parents drink. And yet ...

The Backpacker

Authentic? Tourists, you're kidding yourselves

Travel bubble? No troubles. Soldiers pass sunbathing tourists in Mexico.

The Backpacker When you visit a country, you're actually inside 'the travel bubble'.

The Backpacker

The 10 best countries for photographers

Chile

The Backpacker There are some destinations where you can’t fail to take good photos.

Iran

Days of wines and roses in Shiraz

Karim Khan's citadel is the centrepiece of Shiraz.

A well-known wine variety gets its name from an Iranian city, writes Brian Johnston.

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Travellers Tips

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Don't go there: the destinations you need to avoid

Thailand coup with tourists

Karen Halabi Which destinations should you cross off your list? Some of them may surprise you.

Q&A

Your questions

I'm keen to travel through the Middle East but am concerned about safety.

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Travel News

Traveller deals: Abu Dhabi discounts

St Regis Abu Dhabi entrance

JULIETTA JAMESON | Stop over at one of Abu Dhabi's most luxurious hotels for 45 per cent less.

Orpheus Island resort takes luxury to another level

JULIETTA JAMESON | Orpheus Island Beach Resort on the Great Barrier Reef has just opened its newly renovated South Suites.

Deals of the week: Cruising goes half price

EDITED BY JULIETTA JAMESON | Ambling from Scandinavia to sunny Miami, this 47-night cruise package is now almost half price.

Traveller letters: Understand how a cash passport card works

I purchased a cash passport card and have widely used it throughout Europe.

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