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Alaska

Qantas 747

Airlines

Flight test: Qantas and Alaska Air

Flight Test It's competitively priced, with a smooth, stress-free transfer between flights at LA airport.

Tripologist

The Tripologist: South American tours

Machu Picchu.

The Tripologist When you buy your tour here you are dealing with someone who understands Aussies.

Essay

Home and away

homer

Lance Richardson It's not just about the journey, writes Lance Richardson, it's about your starting blocks.

Canada

Pure Yukon gold

A dog naps

Elspeth Callender In snowy northern reaches, Elspeth Callender goes dogsledding in the midst of one of the world's toughest competitions.

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Photo galleries

The light fantastic

Northern Lights.

A powerful solar storm recently saw the Northern Lights spread further south than usual.

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?

Tripologist

Top sites for those flying solo

Tripologist Can you recommend reputable sites that cater primarily for professional singles aged 55-plus who are interested in travelling in a small group?

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Map of Alaska

Travel News

Deep love: How to join the 'Mile-Low Club'

Lovers Deep Submarine

JOHN O'CEALLAIGH 5:23pm | Sail the seas with your own private luxury submarine for just $318,000 per couple per night.

Virgin Australia axes Melbourne to Los Angeles services, announces daily flights to Brisbane

JAMIE FREED 1:15pm | Virgin Australia will increase flights from Brisbane to Los Angeles to a daily service and abandon its Melbourne-Los Angeles flights as rival United Airlines enters the latter route in October.

MH17, Elmo and Sophie Monk: What Qantas travellers are interested in

JAMIE FREED 12:28pm | Passengers can now watch news content on large screen at Qantas domestic business lounges and Qantas Club lounges in all capital cities.

Boeing introduces 'space bins' to increase cabin luggage space

11:08am | Boeing is introducing larger overhead lockers in its plane cabins to accommodate more hand luggage.

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