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Budget Holidays in North America

The Qantas Boeing 747-400 travels from Dallas to Sydney, via Brisbane.

Flight Test

Flight Test: Qantas 747 economy class

Flight Test Qantas will finish reconfiguring its 747-400s with A380-style seating by the end of October.

Arizona

Backpacking in the great indoors

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The sniff of Roman orgy in Arizona? You betcha, writes Rachel Browne.

USA

The canny traveller: Chinese in San Fran

Ben Hall veers off the tourist drag to find San Francisco's best dim sum at a fraction of the price.

USA

New York without the high price tag

People on the beach at Coney Island, Brooklyn.

Aviva Lowy gets a New York experience without the Manhattan price tag - across the bridge in Brooklyn.

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Photo galleries

World's best free attractions

Where to? Mystery tours are back in fashion.

Backpacker blogger Ben Groundwater names the best free attractions around the world.

Travellers Tips

Travel tips

All the buzz on a budget

Phra Nang beach, Krabi. Thailand.

From Hobart to Ho Chi Minh City, Ben Groundwater picks the new year's best affordable breaks.

Tips

Tips on tipping: it's a minefield for Aussie travellers

Tipping tips money

Knowing when and how much to tip can be confusing, not just the in the US. So what are the rules?

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Travel News

Manila 'world's worst airport': Philippine President Benigno Aquino apologises

Terminal 1, Manila International Airport

10:10am | Air conditioning failures proves why this South-East Asia airport is named the world's worst by online travel guide.

High hopes for Blue Mountains tourism as Duke and Duchess of Cambridge take in the view

DAISY DUMAS | As the Duke of Cambridge peered over a cliff edge at Narrow Neck lookout near Katoomba on Thursday afternoon, there was a reason for his wife's apparent nerves. Unlike accompanying media and the Mountain Youth Services abseiling team, neither the second in line to the throne, nor the duchess, had the comfort of a safety harness.

Australia to see rush of UK tourists after royal visit

17 Apr | Royal visit by Kate, Wills and baby George is drawing UK tourists Down Under.

Missing Malaysia Airlines flight: CNN's MH370 expert sacked over bad clothes

17 Apr | Expert used by CNN for MH370 coverage sacked for 'shaming Canadians' with his dress sense.

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