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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

Royal visit means big bucks for tourism

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge, pose in front of Uluru.

NINA KARNIKOWSKI 1:06pm | As the royal trio and their entourage prepare to head home, Australian tourism operators are reveling in the influx of enquiries and bookings that have resulted from the visit, which is expected to lead to tens of millions in tourist spending.

Number of Gallipoli pilgrims plummets

TONY WRIGHT 12:41pm | Fewer travellers have made the Anzac Day trek to Gallipoli than at any time in the last 14 years.

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

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 24 Apr | There is likely to be some relief for motorists this long weekend following an Easter of high petrol prices.

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