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Sicily or Piedmont with a toddler in tow

We are travelling to Italy. Which region and towns would you recommend for a relaxing stay, with family-friendly accommodation and facilities?

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On your bike

With rising fuel costs and a greater awareness of the fragility of our planet’s eco-system, bikes are regaining their prominence as a legitimate form of transport ... not to mention a lot of fun for the whole family.

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Stayz Summer Memories competition

Stayz 'Summer Memories' campaign

Summer (and the heat wave!) is well and truly here! To celebrate Summer properly, Stayz would love you to share your favourite summer holiday snap in the Summer Memories competition to go into the draw to win a Stayz getaway.

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Darth Vader

Darth Vader's Volkswagen turn

What do you get when you mix Star Wars and the new Volkswagen Passat? An adorable new ad for the US Super Bowl, that's what.

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Joseph Kelly, EB Blogger

Summer traditions

Every year we have our Christmas holidays in the same beachside town with my three brothers, four sisters and all their children. A tradition that the kids love is the annual "boys' night" which is held at exactly the same time, but in a different location, to the "girls' night".

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Youth culture ... a young Balinese dancer. Photo: Gregory Adams/Lonely Planet


Baby steps in Bali

On the cusp of a milestone birthday and with a baby on board, Dugald Jellie finds an island with room to grow.

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Are we there yet?

With summer fast approaching, it's time to start planning your family holiday. We share our top twenty tips for staying sane on your next family road trip.

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Exploring new ground

We explored Sydney's Taronga Zoo and Oatley Park from the comfort of a Ford Territory Ghia AWD.

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