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Family Holidays

Mama Holiday

Digital distractions for your kids

Tracey Spicer It's a common question: Is there an app to make kids less annoying on holidays?

Mama Holiday

The indignity of 'all you can eat'

Child Eating

Tracey Spicer The term 'all-inclusive' makes me think of Homer Simpson at a buffet. There's something gluttonous about it.

Mama Holiday

Mama Holiday: Travel insurance grey areas

Tracey Spicer Claiming lost gadgets is a grey area in travel insurance. And often, families are the hardest hit.

Mama Holiday

Don't risk losing your digital holiday photos

Mother taking picture of child by smartphone

Tracey Spicer The digital age has spawned a plethora of products to replace the family photo album.

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Photo galleries

Santa Claus is coming.

Santa Claus is coming to town

Santa Claus

As shown in this collection of photos from around the world, Santa has been busy in the build up to Christmas. Despite his tight schedule, he promises to arrive on time Christmas day.

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter

harry potter world

The Wizarding World of Harry Potter theme park opens in Orlando, Florida.

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Travellers Tips

Ages and stages the key to holiday plans

Happy travellers ... a family affair.

Travel Insider If you're travelling with toddlers or temperamental teenagers, it's all about choosing the right sort of trip.

Insider

Whizzes when it comes to kids

Children on flights. Which is the best airline for children?

Travel Insider There's more than one way to keep an in-transit family happy, as this year's finalists for the family-friendly airline award demonstrate.

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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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