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Got what it takes to be a chalet host?

Free lodgings and ski passes - what's not to like about being a chalet host?

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How to book the cheapest flight

How airlines price their tickets is a source of myths and urban legends. Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Volodymyr Bilotkach investigate.

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The secret life of air baggage

The TSA leaves a calling card inside every bag it opens - which isn't many, writes Ashley Halsey III.

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Baggage charge beat goes on
November 19 2014 at 12:11

UK budget airlines have been cleared to continue imposing punishing baggage charges on passengers.

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A taste of authentic accommodation
November 18 2014 at 13:26

To help immerse guests in their destination Trafalgar has selected a range of authentic accommodation based on special criteria.

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The keys to the penthouse
November 18 2014 at 13:26

Charm your way to a hotel room upgrade. Michael Gadd tells how.

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Search, compare prices and click
November 17 2014 at 08:19

Planning a holiday online can be really frustrating, but Brendan Seery has some sound tips.

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Using new technology to plan trips
November 14 2014 at 12:55

A new study revealed that more travellers will eat local, stay in posh hostels and use new technology to plan their trips.

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What hotel cleaners really get up to
November 14 2014 at 08:02

It's not just dusting as guest's secret camera shows. [VIDEO]

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Taking the sting out of tipping
November 13 2014 at 13:26

Tipping is de rigueur for anyone who provides a service. But the question is how much is appropriate and how often should one tip?

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Put these apps on your packing list
November 12 2014 at 12:01

The latest apps can protect you from a frivolous car-rental damage claim or connect you with your friends without racking up high roaming charges.

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When your travel company says 'no'
November 10 2014 at 08:43

'No' doesn't have to be the final answer, but if it is, you should get a reasonable explanation, says Christopher Elliott.

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Don't panic… this is perfectly normal
November 7 2014 at 13:15

What really happens when a plane hits turbulence? A pilot reveals all.

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