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Chile & Easter Island

LAN business class.

Airlines

Flight test: LAN Airlines business class

Flight Test From the welcome-aboard pisco sour to the friendly crew, service is impeccable.

Restaurants

I know this great little place: Rodolfo Guzman

Simon Thomsen At Borago, Guzman's restaurant in Santiago, Chile, he focuses on native ingredients and tradition.

Global

My plane, my way

Captain's Choice Jet

Paul Sheehan Eight countries, three weeks, 87 strangers: Paul Sheehan boards a private jet for a serial adventure.

South America

Driest place on the planet a nice spot for a drink

Driest place on earth ... the Atacama Desert in Chile.

Chris Pritchard Ask people to name the driest place on the planet and they'll likely say Africa's Sahara or the rolling dunes of Arabia. But they'll be wrong.

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Photo galleries

Santiago Color Run

Runners participate in the

Runners participate in the"Color Run" across the streets of Santiago. Some 15,000 people took part in the five-km race.

Photos

Six of the best: desert camps

Amangiri, Utah desert camp

From Namibia to Mongolia to Chile, Ute Junker discovers six of the best desert camps around the world.

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Travellers Tips

Flight test

Flight test: LAN business class

LAN offers seamless service in business class.

Flight Test Service is seamless on this long-haul to South America.

Flight test

Flight test: LAN economy class

LAN A340

Flight Test It's more than 16 hours to fly to Chile from Sydney via Auckland.

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Map of Chile & Easter Island

Travel News

Dubai: Two French base jumpers break world record with Burj Khalifa leap

Base jumpers break world record in Dubai (Thumbnail)

ANNIE DANG 3:31pm | Base jumpers break world record after spectacular leap from world's tallest building.

Brisbane petrol prices to settle for long weekend

MARISSA CALLIGEROS 2:02pm | There is likely to be some relief for motorists this long weekend following an Easter of high petrol prices.

Mount Baw Baw resort handed over to private operator

JASON DOWLING 9:50pm | Management of the troubled Mount Baw Baw Alpine Resort has been transferred from the government to a private operator after another year of losses and millions of dollars in taxpayer subsidies.

Flashing, spitting and stealing knickers: strange things that can get you deported

OLIVER SMITH 10:10am | A British woman was arrested and threatened with deportation this week after Sri Lankan authorities took offence to her Buddha tattoo.

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