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Machu Picchu & The Inca Trail

The shrinking Dead Sea.

Global

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

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

Worldwide

How to beat the queues at the world's busiest attractions

Paris Eiffel Tower queues

Julietta Jameson reveals how to beat the crowds for 20 major sights from the Taj Mahal to the Tower of London.

Peru

Whistle top tour

Musicians on board HiramBingham train

Catherine Marshall takes the easy road to the ruins of Machu Picchu.

Peru

The Inca alternative

Machu Picchu

Millions have trekked to Machu Picchu but Nicola Iseard finds you don't have to join the crowd to visit the fabled ruins.

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Photo galleries

World's best places for a cuppa

woman with cup

Lonely Planet names the 10 best places in the world to enjoy a cup of tea.

South America's top 10 sights

The ancient ruins of the Inca civilisation at Machu Picchu in Peru.

Australians are heading to South America in droves. Here are the top 10 things to see on the continent.

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.

Map of Machu Picchu & The Inca Trail

Travel News

Traveller deals: fantastic Phuket

Beacgh chairs on Phuket

Pay for four, stay for eight nights at Centara Kata Resort, including a boat tour of Phi Phi Island.

Deals of the week: Bali bargain

JULIETTA JAMESON | Stay six nights at the Grand Nikko Bali at Nusa Dua for the price of three.

Traveller letters: Qantas Club members deserve lounge access, despite codeshares

We have been life members of the Qantas Club for more than 20 years.

Should you be afraid of flying?

BRITTANY MANN 25 Jul | The two Malaysia Airlines incidents have not helped those with a fear of flying, but are those fears realistic?

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