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Lucca a summer sensation

In August, this Tuscan town's museums, towers and historic palaces are open to everyone

WHAT BAN? New film will have tourists flocking to Uluru

Film captures the beauty and wonder of treasured Australian icon.

Avoid stormy seas with shipboard insurance

CRUISING: Many cruise travellers mistakenly believe Medicare or their private health insurer will cover any medical expenses.

Taking out correct travel insurance can help stop you feeling green.

Apology after train leaves 20 seconds early

A Japanese railway company has apologised for a train departing 20 seconds early. Picture: Central Japan Railway Company.

20 seconds late? That's grounds for an apology

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Technology signs up for Royal Caribbean cruises

JOINING holiday makers on Royal Caribbean cruise ships is a raft of new technology which is expected to improve the travel experience across all areas.

The perfect summer getaway on the Murray River

The PS Murray Princess.

Summer is a spectacular time to cruise on the Murray River.

Virgin Voyages to launch adults-only cruise experience

Artist’s impression of the Virgin Voyages ship.

The ship’s official icon will be a topless mermaid.

Start your cruising with a sampler sail from Sydney

CRUISING: Get a taste for the cruising life with this sampler experience on Ovation of the Seas, a new Royal Caribbean ship was first sailed in 2016.

Get a taste for the cruising life with this sampler experience.

9 things nobody tells you about cruising

Make time to lie by the pool.

Boarding a ship on holiday is like moving to a foreign village

Magic in the Mediterranean

CRUISING the Mediterranean is a dream holiday

Yachties prepare for fun

PLENTY OF FUN: Members of SICYC get into the spirit of last year's Pirate and Parrot heads theme.

The SICYC Rendezvous will be more than a casual get-together.

What you need to know about Tigerair’s $1 flights

A MASSIVE Tigerair sale, which starts today, will see return airfares drop to a single dollar. What’s the catch?

More the merrier? Find out if group travel is for you

GROUP TRAVEL: Academy Travel tour group enjoying a private tour of the Sistine Chapel in Rome, Italy.

Can you travel in a group and what type best suits you?

Slip away to Sydney for a weekend of spring flowers

SYDNEY IN SPRING: Rivendell Flower Show committee members, Patron Dame Marie Bashir, Don Burke OAM, Alice Kang, Cecily Rogers and Sharryn White.

Enjoy a bloomin' good time in Sydney this September.

GREY NOMADS: Rare bush camp site locations

Paperbark Camp, Jervis Bay, New South Wales.

PACK your camping gear and get into our stunning natural landscape.

Grey nomads can go positively green for the environment

GO GREEN: Volunteers help ecologist Angela Sanders set up new phascogale nesting boxes on Kojonup Reserve, West Australia.

COMBINE travel and conservation by volunteering with Bush Heritage.

Dream job up for grabs: $78k to holiday for six months

APPLICATIONS are now open for a job that will pay you $78k to sit on this beach all day, drinking cocktails and posting to social media, no experience needed.

Amalfi Coast: A beautiful but hard slog of a holiday

"It really is so gorgeous there, but oh, the steps!!!!"

Walk the Spanish hills for a worthwhile cause

INSPIRED TOUR: Shake a walking leg in Spain next year for a very good cause.

Shake a walking leg in Spain next year for a very good cause.

Cheap alternative to the Maldives

A holiday in Mabul is an affordable trip to paradise. Picture: Sangeeta Kocharekar Inspiring Bucket List Destinations

An alternate island will give you the Maldives experience

Niagara's beauty a 'mist-see' attraction

Niagara falls on a sunny day as seen from the Canadian side. Blue sky and puffy clouds accent the scene.

One travel destination you can't help but fall for

Discover Australian battlefield history on unique tours

TRAVEL: Getting up very close to the aircraft in a private hangar on the Bomber Command tour.

Experience unique and fascinating small group battlefield tours.

Don't wait! A whole new world awaits with exclusive offer

HEAD TO AFRICA: South African Airways have a travel offer just for seniors that can open up a new world.

A travel offer just for seniors that can open up a new world.