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Tibet

Giant swimming pool at San Alfonso del Mar resort, Chile.

Hotels

Boasters with the mostest

Belinda Jackson Biggest, highest, most blindingly expensive. Belinda Jackson rounds up the ultimate travel experiences, from super-luxe to just plain boastful.

Q&A

Frequent Flyer: Lindsay Brown

JANE REDDY The Fairlawn Hotel in Kolkata, India, is an eccentric hotel in an extraordinary city.

Accommodation

The five-star Shangri-la

SALLY WEBB High-end hotel meets high altitude with the opening of the Shangri-La in Lhasa.

Global

Gone tomorrow: the places you need to visit, right now

Dead sea

From the Galapagos to the Great Barrier Reef, there are some destinations you can't keep putting off for a visit, writes Michael Gebicki.

More stories on Tibet

Photo galleries

World's greatest day drives

A car crossing the bridge (Vallone di Furore) on the Amalfi Coast.

Hug the corners on some of the world's most memorable drives

Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Red tape rigmarole for entry to Tibet

Tripologist Could you please advise how to obtain a Tibetan visa?

Group tours

Adventures for groupies

Yellowstone National Park.

Great life experiences in far-flung destinations are in reach like never before, writes Belinda Jackson.

Map of Tibet

Travel News

Why some flights are safer than others

Delta Air Lines jet OK

4:45pm | Each day, 8.3 million people around the globe step aboard an plane. But not all flights are equally safe.

Helsinki airport introduces world's first passenger tracking system

1:38pm | Helsinki's airport will be the world's first to track passengers in real-time from parking lot to takeoff, but the plan has been criticised by civil liberty groups.

Two new hotels at Brisbane Airport

CAMERON ATFIELD 4:10pm | Pullman and Ibis hotels to be built by November at cost of $150m.

Boozy with bad diets but foreigners love the British, study says

12:32pm | Despite a passion for binge-drinking and lousy food, Britain was named the second most attractive country along with Australia, according to a survey.

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