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Rio De Janeiro

Global

Travel souvenirs: Confessions of a fridge magnate

A hideous reminder of home triggers a hunt for equally ugly souvenirs, writes Keith Austin.

Global

Petals from heaven

Keukenhof

Brian Johnston Spring has almost sprung in the northern hemisphere, writes Brian Johnston.

Brazil

World Cup 2014 Brazil: a guide for visitors

Afternoon parade in Ipanema neighbourhood in Rio.

For the 2014 World Cup but for travellers to Brazil, everyone is a winner, writes Michael Visontay.

Q&A

Famous Flyer: Andrew Tierney

andrew tierney

Bali and beaches equal holiday bliss for Human Nature's Andrew Tierney.

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Photo galleries

Photos

Carnival in Rio de Janeiro 2014

Rio Carnival 2014

Carnival in Rio de Janeiro is the grandest holiday in Brazil, annually drawing millions of people in raucous celebrations.

Photos

Bloco da Lama (mud block) carnival in Rio

Carnival mud party Brazil

Revelers participate in the traditional 28th Bloco da Lama (mud block) carnival in on March 1, 2014 Parati, Rio de Janeiro State, Brazil.

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Travellers Tips

Tips

How to work your way around the world

Sangduen

If you're looking for more than your everyday itinerary involving must-see monuments and unforgettable hostels, there may be a job in it for you.

Tips

It's your duty: top tips on shopping overseas

Itsy bitsy ... don't even think about hitting Ipanema Beach without first visiting Lenny.

Even if you don't like shopping at home, shopping while travelling has a strong lure.

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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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