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    Island paradise doomed by standoff

    Island paradise doomed by standoff

    THIS tiny nation has made a powerful enemy.

    Dad’s furious standoff over $10 plane snack

    Dad’s furious standoff over $10 plane snack

    Waiting for two hours at Reus Airport when their plane was delayed.

    BRUTAL: Tourist punched, kicked in the head

    BRUTAL: Tourist punched, kicked in the head

    “She has no memory of the event"

    Flight scam you don’t want to fall for

    Flight scam you don’t want to fall for

    Last year, Australians lost $340 million to scammers.

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          PART 1: Learn the basics of surfing with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell, of XL Surfing Academy in this series aimed at getting you in the water.

          Surfing: Where to start when you don't know how

          Learn to surf online with Robbie and Carlene Sherwell

          AS THE Coast swelters through a second summer heatwave all most people want to do is cool off. Here are some fantastic options.

          VIDEO: Coast's best, secret freshwater swimming holes

          All most people want to do during the heatwave is cool off

          CONSIDERING the vast amount of stunning bushland that covers much of Australia, it is no wonder bushwalking has cemented itself as a popular pastime.

          Five of the best to places to bushwalk

          Popular pass time offers something for everyone

          PHOTOGRAPHER Warren Lynam offers some advice to people wanting to take an incredible lightning shot.

          Five things you need to know before taking a lightning photo

          Key tips from photographer Warren Lynam

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            LAST month Danni Hogan set off overseas for a year-long trip of a lifetime. It has just come to a sudden, tragic end.

            ‘Full of life’ Danni’s tragic final moments

            LAST month she set off overseas for a year-long trip of a lifetime.

            THERE’S something beautifully liberating about getting on a plane and wandering the world. So why are we all stuffing it up?

            Big mistake we all make travelling

            THERE’S something beautifully liberating about wandering the world.

            Aussies fork out twice as much as they should on travel insurance. A new study uncovers price differences of hundreds of dollars on virtually identical cover.

            $250 insurance rip-off you’ve been falling for

            Price differences of hundreds of $$$ on virtually identical cover.

            TOURISTS are flocking to this popular suburb in New York City for its trendy shops and never-ending parties — but the locals have had enough.

            Hard-partying hipsters ruining trendy suburb

            Tourists love it but the locals have had enough.