Here’s why it’s a good time to visit Cairo

It’s hot, dusty, often chaotic, and decidedly non-Western but Cairo, Egypt’s capital, is also fascinating, inspiring and a wonderful place to explore 4500 years of history.

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Five biggest travel fails: suck it up and laugh

What’s the point in travelling if you don’t have a good story to tell at the end of it?

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The 12 trips you just have to tick of your travel bucket list

If you want the next holiday on which you embark to be one that deserves to have pride of place on your bucket list, give any of these 12 classics a try.

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4 awesome countries that you just have to include on your travel bucket list

If you’re busy compiling a great list of must-see places, then consider this little list of gems that deserve to be on every bucket list.

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Egypt Air hijack drama over

All passengers and crew aboard the hijacked Egypt Air flight MS181 aircraft are safe. Alleged hijacker is in custody.

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Vitamin D deficient? Egypt is for sun seekers!

If your skin is anything like mine, it’s so pasty and white that it appears worryingly translucent at this time of year in the UK.

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Acrobatic couple gets married over and over again all around the world [in pictures]

This acrobatic couple decided they wanted to marry each other in multiple countries over a three-month period. The result is simply beautiful.

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Peter Greste’s family elated at his release

Australian journalist Peter Greste’s family are overjoyed at his release but say fight is not over until his colleagues are also free.

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Media rallies to call for Peter Greste’s release

Two prominent journalists representing media and human rights bodies have delivered a plea to the Egyptian consulate requesting Peter Greste be set free.

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Call Peter Greste verdict for what it is, says Bishop

PM Tony Abbott says the government will talk “calmly, patiently and reasonably” with the Egyptian government about the conviction of Peter Greste.

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Egypt ambassador defends military, Australian govt urges restraint

Egyptian ambassador to Australia has defended military action against Muslim Brotherhood protesters, while Australian government has urged for restraint from all parties involved in the conflict.

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Australian travellers warned to stay out of Egypt

The federal government has warned hundreds of Australian travelers to reconsider trips to Egypt following increased tension in the political state of the country.

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The great Aussie bake-off

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | Impressing UK colleagues with a taste of home on Office Bake Day proves a little more difficult than anticipated for our honeymooning nomad.

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The London tan

HONEYMOONING NOMAD | Surviving the London winter is much easier when you’re the one Australian who doesn’t tan.

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This week’s Australian Times travel deals

TRAVEL DEALS | Save up big on the States and a Nubian adventure to remember.

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