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When cleaning fees are a drag

Hotels and car rental companies are struggling to deal with shifting winds when it comes to smoking.

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When fear of travel spreads like a virus

As soon as tourists are the slightest bit scared about a destination, they simply won't go, writes Brendan Seery.

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‘Pictures saved my bacon’

To escape unfair damages when embarking on holiday, be sure to snap a shot, writes Christopher Elliott.

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S’no fun shivering on holiday
April 17 2014 at 14:04

There's an undoubted attraction in sitting beside a fireplace while the inhospitable night lurks outside, writes Brendan Seery.

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Spellbinding Throne zones
April 16 2014 at 08:09

Five Game Of Thrones destinations fans should visit.

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World’s top 10 destinations
April 15 2014 at 08:10

Paris has been knocked off the number one spot in this year's Travellers' Choice Destinations awards.

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Pictures: World’s top 10 destinations
April 15 2014 at 08:08

Paris has been knocked off the number one spot of the world's top destination - with Istanbul now firmly in first place.

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Fear and loathing at border posts
April 14 2014 at 08:51

Brendan Seery has gone into places where people didn't particularly want him around.

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Say cheese, go for a professional
April 11 2014 at 14:00

Forget selfies. For your braggies, hire a snapper and remember your holiday in A-list style.

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Study the Ts and Cs
April 11 2014 at 08:18

Even in exceptional circumstances, cancelled package deals can lead to loss of money you paid.

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SA travellers do it the cheap way
April 10 2014 at 14:41

Most South Africans are willing to sacrifice home comforts to explore new frontiers, according to a new survey.

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The secret airlines don’t want you to know
April 8 2014 at 08:07

Did you know the most lucrative section of the plane didn't even exist until the early '90s?

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It’s a Small World at Disney
April 7 2014 at 09:27

Disney plans global celebration as ride turns fifty.

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