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Australia on Sale

Australia on Sale

LOS ANGELES, January 19, 2011 - Tourism Australia (TA) today kicks off a month-long Great Aussie Sale, featuring the best value-added and time-sensitive deals and vacation itineraries. A land of adventure and friendly locals, Australia has ranked No. 1 ten out of 12...

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From LA to Australia’s Northern Territory

From LA to Australia’s Northern Territory

From LA to Australia's Northern Territory on V Australia for $878* "“ New Air Service Makes Travel to Australia's Top Icons Easier "“ (New York, NY, July 21, 2010) "” US Traveler's keen on exploring the real Outback of Australia have a reason to...

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Qantas Air Fare Deals for the U.S.

The deal gets sweeter with Qantas Airways, Australia's premier airline, who last week announced a fare sale for select flights between key U.S. and Australian cities, as they are also offering the same significant savings on economy roundtrip airfares to New...

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Hook Turns and Stops in Melbourne

"What the heck is that driver doing?" I stared in amazement at a car parked "“ literally "“ in the intersection as other vehicles whizzed by. I was astonished that I seemed to be the only concerned onlooker. When the light turned red, that car, as...

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Escape to Tahiti

Tahiti targets Australian market Air Tahiti Nui is giving Australians a chance to escape the winter cold. Tahiti Travel Connection and Tahiti Tourisme are offering new packages to French Polynesia. The "Seconds to the Sand" promotion includes return Economy Class...

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V Australia Launches New Route

Less than six weeks after it first took to the skies, Australia's newest international airline, V Australia launched its second route, linking California to Australia's Sunshine State with the departure of the inaugural service between Los Angeles and...

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This Guy Should Win the Best Job on Earth Contest

Even though he is only 42-years-old, I have known him for 100 years -- at least that's how long it has felt. I can attest to the 75 lb. weight loss and the excessive ukulele playing. The family is a gem and ready to head for Queensland with nothing more than a giant...

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Still Accepting Aps for the Best Job in the World

Only six days to go before applications for The Best Job in the World close. Anthony Hayes, CEO of Tourism Queensland, said that more than 15,500 would-be Island Caretakers had so far applied for The Best Job in the World, but urged potential applicants to post their...

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Qantas, One of the World’s Best Airlines

I haven't been on Qantas for a few years, but did fly from LAX round-trip to New Zealand (business class there and first class returning) in 2005. Without question both great, comfortable flights and one of only two flight I remember coming home after a long-haul...

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The Pope in Sydney

From Sydney's biggest event ever staged in the city with the Pope in attendance to new sightseeing tours and quirky festivals; Sydney and the surrounding state of New South Wales offers a wealth of things to do this July. Events World Youth Day, 15th "“ 20th...

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Sydney: Inner Harbor on Foot

The sun is fighting through the clouds and soon clearing the sky from any suspicious rain that may ruin the day. I pack a light picnic along with my swimmers and head out to the harbour. Nothing was going to stop me from having the perfect day. It is mid-morning and...

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