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Australia's aviation safety watchdog says the airline industry could do more to protect children in the air.
Mait Nilson begins trip around the world in Toyota Land Cruiser that he turned into an amphibious vehicle.
Actor Christo Davids has certainly been places, and shares his highs and lows.
Young travellers have been turning to their parents to help them pay for their holiday in the face of the rising cost of living.
Scientists have pinpointed a brain chemical that in high amounts appears to quickly reset the body clock.
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Cape Town voted third in Best in Travel 2014 - top 10 cities.
When it comes to long haul in economy, an inch makes a huge difference on comfort, say researchers.
The Northern Lights are one of the greatest spectacles on Earth and Nasa predicts this winter to be another ‘solar maximum’.
The Lonely Planet’s Beautiful World has a selection of images celebrating the vibrancy and diversity of the world.
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