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Colombia

The Hornbjarg sea cliffs in Iceland's Westfjords.

Global

The world's hottest destinations for 2014: countries

Traveller's globetrotting contributors cast their votes for the big six countries set to make their presence felt next year.

World

Ten 'awful' cities you should still visit

Coolest city in the Middle East ... Beirut has a hip beach club scene.

David Whitley There are many cities around the world with a justifiably awful image. But here are 10 that are better than their reputation suggests.

Myth busting

Take a chance on me

Mexico, Baja, Cabo San Lucas, Land's End

Ben Groundwater On the roads less travelled, locals go out of their way to welcome you, writes Ben Groundwater.

Colombia

24 hours in Bogota

Bogota

In a once-feared city, Andrew Bain finds the jaguar can change its spots.

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Travellers Tips

South America

Latin for beginners

Ipanema Beach Rio de Janeiro soccer girls

It's a continent that can be intimidating and other-worldly, but it's never, ever dull, writes Steve McKenna.

Expert advice

Tripologist: Cash cards give you peso of mind

Michael Gebicki Would a cash card in $A be more stable against South American currencies?

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Map of Colombia

Travel News

Fuel pump fault causes Qantas A380 to turn back mid-flight

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GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 19 Apr | A Qantas flight from Los Angeles to Melbourne was forced to turn back mid-air because of a fuel pump fault.

I know this great little place: Roberta Sudbrack

NINA KARNIKOWSKI | When Roberta Sudbrack opened her self-titled restaurant in Rio, she brought to her kitchen the skills learnt from seven years' cooking at Brazil's presidential palace and her love of organic produce.

Frequent Flyer: Simon Westcott

JANE REDDY | Simon Westcott is the owner and chief executive LUXE City Guides.

Traveller letters: Thanks for the disloyalty, Qantas

An experience that reinforces last week's comment that Qantas does not care about its loyal Frequent Flyer members.

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