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Ecuador

Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro.

South America

I want to be in South America

Katrina Lobley No longer just the domain of backpackers and the brave, South America has something for everyone, writes Katrina Lobley.

South America

South America top 20 things to do: Great southern lands

Two people walking across the Salar de Uyuni in Bolivia with fiery sunset  South America.

Bellinda Kontominas From surreal sunsets to ancient ruins, Brazil's neighbours enthral Bellinda Kontominas.

Ecuador

Where there's smoke ...

On Ecuador's high-altitude trail to an active volcano, Lydia Bell feels the ghostly presence of a majestic Inca past.

Ecuador

Ageless wonders

Ecuador

In the Ecuador's peaceful southern valleys, Steve McKenna searches for the secrets of a long, healthy life.

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Travellers Tips

Touring

Guiding principles

Tour guide

DIY apps and Googling will never replace a fine tour leader, writes Kate Humble.

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.

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Map of Ecuador

Travel News

Can I help you? Inside the world's most hated airline's complaints department

Ryanair chief Michael O'Leary

LIZZIE PORTER 5:27pm | Meet the Ryanair team with the unenviable task of dealing with complaints, and take a peek inside Michael O'Leary's costume cupboard.

'Beware Ebola': Ignorance of Africa's geography hurting tourism

1:02pm | When Canadian tourist Shauna Magill posted on Facebook that she'd arrived safely in Uganda, a friend warned her to beware of "a thing called Ebola please".

Holiday.com domain name could sell for $A37 million at auction

NATALIE PARIS 10:20am | Holiday.com could fetch $A37 million when it is auctioned off at the World Travel Market later this year, it is claimed.

Brazilian village filled with beautiful single women seeks men

10:11am | Remote village almost entirely populated by single women appeals for men.

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