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Point Yamu by Como resort review: From here to infinity

Point Yamu by Como

Jane Reddy A new Phuket resort departs from tradition, Jane Reddy writes.

Thailand

Twenty reasons to visit Koh Samui

Stone statue in the magic garden, Ko Samui, Thailand.

Julie Miller Unlike parts of Phuket that have descended into tawdry, Samui has retained a sense of style.

The Backpacker

Don't believe the hype: The places I just don't get

Waikiki Beach, Hawaii.

The Backpacker Sometimes, destinations can’t match the hype. These are some of the places that just didn’t do it for me.

The Tripologist

The Tripologist: Where to walk in Britain?

Exmoor

Michael Gebicki Do you want to explore postcard England or a go for a walk on the wild side?

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Photo galleries

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Phuket luxury resort: Point Yamu by Como

Guests can enjoy a dual-centre experience mixing city and island life at this new Phuket luxury resort.

Photos

Six of the best: Pattaya Thailand resorts

Pattaya Marriott Resort & Spa.

John Borthwick investigates the top Pattaya Thailand resorts for sun, fun and sea-side cocktails.

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Travellers Tips

The Backpacker

Find freedom: How to take a year off to travel

Freedom ... it is possible to spend a year travelling, but you need to prepare.

The Backpacker Don’t pack too much. Turn off your phone. Get good insurance. The dos and don'ts of spending 12 months overseas.

Worldwide

Don't go there: the destinations you need to avoid

Thailand coup with tourists

Karen Halabi Which destinations should you cross off your list? Some of them may surprise you.

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Map of Thailand

Travel News

Deep love: How to join the 'Mile-Low Club'

Lovers Deep Submarine

JOHN O'CEALLAIGH 5:23pm | Sail the seas with your own private luxury submarine for just $318,000 per couple per night.

Virgin Australia axes Melbourne to Los Angeles services, announces daily flights to Brisbane

JAMIE FREED 1:15pm | Virgin Australia will increase flights from Brisbane to Los Angeles to a daily service and abandon its Melbourne-Los Angeles flights as rival United Airlines enters the latter route in October.

MH17, Elmo and Sophie Monk: What Qantas travellers are interested in

JAMIE FREED 12:28pm | Passengers can now watch news content on large screen at Qantas domestic business lounges and Qantas Club lounges in all capital cities.

Boeing introduces 'space bins' to increase cabin luggage space

11:08am | Boeing is introducing larger overhead lockers in its plane cabins to accommodate more hand luggage.

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