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Nepal

Nepal

Desperately seeking Mount Everest

Nick Galvin Nothing beats the natural high of the world's tallest peak, writes Nick Galvin.

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.

Worldwide

World's 15 best places to watch the sun rise and set

Samoa

Traveller writers reveal memorable locations to experience the beauty of the world in half-light.

Nepal

Altitude slickness

Nina Karnikowski Close to Kathmandu there's an eco-conscious retreat for mind and body restoration.

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Photo galleries

Photos

The most beautiful spots in the world to watch the sun

Samoa item. AJYB5J Western Samoa, View of coast with fisherman at sunset. CREDIT ALAMY

Traveller writers reveal memorable locations to experience the beauty of the world in half-light.

Cow festival in Nepal

A Nepalese Hindu boy dressed in festival attire is offered milk during

Members of Nepal's Newar Comunity celebrate the Cow Festival in memory of their family members who died the preceding year, believing that the cow will guide them in their journey to heaven.

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Travellers Tips

Hot spots

Lonely Planet names top 10 destinations for 2010

The Champagne Pool, Waiotapu Thermal Wonderland, south of Rotorua.

Lonely Planet has picked the brains of its authors, staff and travellers and come up with the top 10 countries to visit in 2010.

Tips

Travel photography: the complete picture

In the frame ... the right accessories can improve your travel photos.

Michael Gebicki reveals some great gadgets for the serious holiday shooter.

Map of Nepal

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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