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Looking for happiness? Go to Switzerland

The 2015 World Happiness Report has ranked Switzerland as the happiest country in the world.

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Northern Lights and orcas in the wild

The rare opportunity to chase two of nature’s elusive wonders in one trip was too tempting for Mark Rowe to refuse.

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Windy Chicago beckons

Ask any American, and they will tell you to hurriedly pack your bags - the season to visit Chicago is nigh.

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Rescue me to luxury at sea
April 20 2015 at 12:37

A vintage 1950s lifeboat has been transformed into a romantic Dutch hotel, writes Sarah Gordon.

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SA tourist accommodation income rises
April 20 2015 at 11:51

Income from tourism accommodation industry rose 3 7 percent in February, according to figures released by Stats SA.

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You’re invited to walk the Walk
April 19 2015 at 14:19

The Cape Town Parnership has introduced the City Walk to invigorate trade and tourism during quieter hours in the CBD.

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Do you have anything to declare?
April 17 2015 at 12:35

During his career as a Customs specialist, Jon Frost had "to politely listen to people lying through their teeth".

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Come to Japan and buy our loos
April 17 2015 at 13:24

Japan is trying an unusual way to impress visitors to their country with both their technology and their toilets.

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En route to Westeros, winter is coming!
April 17 2015 at 13:02

Siobhan Starrs seized the chance to visit some of the filming locations of Game of Thrones across Northern Ireland.

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Lisbon ticks all the right boxes
April 17 2015 at 11:33

Flying to Portugal from the December holiday madness in Cape Town proved a worthwhile venture, writes Allison Foat.

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Have passport, will travel… or maybe not
April 17 2015 at 11:59

Owning a passport opens up a world of possibility and freedom for travellers - or so you would think.

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Allée Bleue is quite a treat
April 17 2015 at 11:53

Biana Coleman spent a night watching the moon rise on a Franschhoek wine farm.

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Cape Town offers a Big 7 experience
April 16 2015 at 11:42

A walking route through the Cape Town CBD will now be officially mapped and marketed as a tourist destination.

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