It was once a stop on the hippie trail and inspiration for the Lonely Planet guidebooks. So how did Afghanistan come to be defined by war and terrorism?
- by Maher Mughrabi
Scholars say Trump's efforts to overturn his election defeat - and his response to COVID-19 - have cemented his place as America's worst president.
- by Matthew Knott
Cave art discovered in Indonesia has been dated as the oldest yet discovered, and could point the way to even older discoveries.
- by Stuart Layt
All my life I had been conscious of an ancestral connection to Shetland, but like many Australians, I had only a few fragments to assemble the jigsaw.
- by Steve Foley
It's been an atmospheric ruin for decades; now the 1853 Rockbank Inn will be the subject of an archaeological dig.
- by Carolyn Webb
Before lifts and moving footways – and long before people thought of counting steps on a device – traversing Sydney was a workout.
- by Julie Power
You've probably never seen a period piece quite like Bridgerton before.
- by Meredith Blake
Ancient leftovers uncovered at a Pompeii dig along with vivid frescos of shop life and gutter graffiti.
- by Elisabetta Povoledo
Split into three sections, this comedic thriller pits man against woman on an isolated island to great effect.
- by Karl Quinn
From drought to shopping frenzies, camping by the beach to alcohol shortages, Brisbane has seen many different Christmases through the decades.
- by Lucy Stone