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Budget Holidays in Pacific

Boats moored at Phi Phi Island in Thailand .

Travel budgets

Warning: dip ahead

Jane Reddy Our falling currency is no bar to Australian travellers finding good-value destinations, writes Jane Reddy, who has done the homework for you on where the bargains are.

New Caledonia

Your tribe for the night

Kana dancers New Caledonia

Sam Vincent sidesteps mainstream New Caledonian accommodation for something more authentic.

Pacific

The Canny Traveller: Vanuatu's best-kept secret

Moorings ... you'd be hard pushed to find a better spot in Vanuatu.

David Whitley relaxes at Vanuatu's best-kept secret for chic, budget accommodation in the perfect spot.

Backpacking

One hundred years young: youth hostels celebrate a century

Backpacker

Youth hostelling has come a long way in 100 years.

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Travellers Tips

Tips

Travel bargains in the downturn: from gloom to boom

What crisis? ... Hawaii is among the destinations attracting more visitors.

Savvy travellers are finding destinations and holiday options that offer great value for tight budgets.

Tips

Getting the best flight deals: how low can you go?

Air Fares Planes

Flying on the cheap? James Smith shops around for the best deals.

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Travel News

Fear of flying haunts air travellers after MH17 crash

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LAWRENCE MONEY 11:48pm | Recent events have made those people afraid of plane travel more afraid than ever.

Sydney's newest accommodation: Sleep at IKEA

ANNIE DANG 8:18am | Need a place to stay? Why not spend a night at IKEA for free. You won't even need an Allen key.

Women, sex and holidays: Study looks at female tourists' sexual behaviour

20 Aug | Some women use holidays as an opportunity to 'feel like a man' and have sex with no strings attached.

Cheeky marmot photobombs, ruins Greenpeace timelapse video

KYLIE MCLAUGHLIN 19 Aug | Timelapse video of glacier ruined thanks to 'Marmot Love'.

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