Your son should apply in advance for a transit visa that allows him to enter Qatar free of charge for up to 96 hours.
Some airlines are more rigorous in enforcing their carry-on limits, and it should come as no surprise that the low-cost carriers are the most likely to play hardball.
There are cities and towns around the world that really do bear a striking resemblance to the places we know and love back home.
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A flight should take about 4½ hours including travel time to and from the respective airports.
The cost of economy-class air travel out of Australia has never been lower.
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We consider ourselves a fine nation of boozers. We're not alcoholics, of course. That would be a problem.