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Cruises in Northeast Asia

The Sanctuary Yangzi Explorer.

Bargains

Deals of the week: All the way to China

Julietta Jameson Free flights, including taxes, are on offer to those booking a 2014 holiday to China with APT.

Cruising

Memories that flow and flow

Hungary, Budapest, Royal Palace

These cruises are on the water, but some of the best memories come from stopping on the land, write Louise Goldsbury and Anthony Dennis.

Modern travel

Next best things

Sofitel So Bangkok

Design is at the forefront of modern travel, with yet more innovations on the way as Julietta Jameson, Anthony Dennis and Belinda Jackson discover.

China

Shore excursion

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Lookout over West Sea Scenic area, adorned with locks attached to chains by lovers, who throw the keys down the mountain to symbolise their love will be forever locked to Huangshan mountain

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Malcolm McGregor, of Mount Pritchard, Sydney, returns to an old favourite on his ninth Yangtze cruise.

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Photo galleries

World's top 10 river cruises

Mekong-River

Forget airport hassles and cramped tour buses - a relaxing river cruise is the way to see the world. Here are the top 10.

On board the Queen Mary 2

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

Travellers Tips

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.

Map of Northeast Asia

Travel News

Australia to see rush of UK tourists after royal visit

Britain's Prince William and his wife Catherine, the Duchess of Cambridge (centre L), walk from during a reception at the Sydney Opera House on April 16, 2014.

2:57pm | 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

2:24pm | Flight simulator company sacks instructor for dressing like a teenager during CNN's coverage of missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370.

Alexandra Rose Williams on good behaviour bond after in-flight bum grope

STEVE BUTCHER 12:36pm | A passenger who touched the buttocks of a crew member and tried to kiss him on the cheek on a flight from Manila to Melbourne has been ordered by a magistrate to behave for the next three months.

Golden Princess largest cruise ship to be based in Melbourne

ANNIE DANG 11:32am | Golden Princess will be the biggest cruise ship to hit Melbourne.

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