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Peru

You're ruining it ... bridges in France are being covered in 'love locks'.

The Backpacker

How dumb tourists are ruining great places

The Backpacker Some of the world's great sites are being ruined by tourists' love.

Peru

Peru: The Incan awakening

Unhappy memories of Peruvian food are banished on a new culinary expedition, Katrina Lobley writes.

Peru

Old beauty, new chic

Hotel B, Lima, Barranco

Ben Groundwater Hotel B encapsulates the bohemian charm of Barranco in Lima, writes Ben Groundwater.

Global

Gone tomorrow: the places you need to visit, right now

Dead sea

From the Galapagos to the Great Barrier Reef, there are some destinations you can't keep putting off for a visit, writes Michael Gebicki.

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Photo galleries

Clowning around in Lima

Clowns sit together before marching in Lima, Peru, Saturday, May 25, 2013. Hundreds of professional clowns dressed in colorful costumes, wigs and face paint marched through the streets of Lima to celebrate Peruvian Clown Day. (AP Photo/Martin Mejia)

Hundreds of professional clowns dressed in colourful costumes, wigs and face paint marched through the streets of Lima to celebrate Peruvian Clown Day.

Condors of Colca Canyon

Condor flying above Colca Canyon, Peru.

Condors are the world's heaviest flying bird. The endangered birds nest in the Colca Canyon - once consider the world's deepest at 3200 metres from mountain top to valley floor.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Tripologist: heads-up on Latin America's lows and highs

Machu Picchu

Tripologist The best time to visit Machu Picchu is between late April and September.

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 Peru

Travel News

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

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GOYA DMYTRYSHCHAK 12:05pm | 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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