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Cruises in North America

Tunnels Beach and reef system on the Hawaiian Island of Kauai.

The Tripologist

Should we hire a car on a cruise to Hawaii?

Michael Gebicki Hiring a car is a great idea - you can tailor your travels to your own interests.

Cruising

The Cruise Director: world cruises are changing

aqua mekong

Sally Macmillan A world cruise used to be straightforward: get on a ship, sail around the world, then get off.

Cruising

The Cruise Director: US river cruises

Celebrity Century cruise ship

Sally Macmillan While river cruising is going gangbusters in Europe it's also becoming increasingly popular in America.

Cruising

Shore excursion: Alaska

Humpback whales

Diane Grady is impressed by the ingenuity of whales on a wildlife cruise though Alaska.

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Photo galleries

The world's largest, most expensive cruise ship

Oasis of the Seas

The largest cruise ship ever built, the Oasis of the Seas, arrives at its new home port.

On board the Queen Mary 2

Queen-Mary-2-Sydney

Step inside a world of elegance and grandeur on board the 23-storey ocean liner Queen Mary 2.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Alaska cruising minus the crowds

Tripologist We are planning an Alaskan Inside Passage cruise. Could you suggest reputable operators and any must-see destinations?

Tips

Buy high, spend low: overseas trips cheaper than ever

Statue of Liberty

The strong Aussie dollar and falling fares make heading overseas cheaper than ever, writes Jane E. Fraser.

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Travel News

Orpheus Island resort takes luxury to another level

Guests sit on the beach at Orpheus Island.

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.

Qantas reroutes flights as PNG's Rabaul Volcano erupts

MICHAEL KOZIOL 29 Aug | A giant ash cloud is affecting some flights to and from Australia following a major eruption of the Rabaul caldera in Papua New Guinea.

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