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Passengers that are a plane pain

The seven types of traveller you'll spot at airports. By India Sturgis

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Home sweet, OR Tambo

Our own airports are world beaters in efficiency, writes Brendan Seery.

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‘Premium levied for top-up travel insurance’

Be on the lookout for automatic flight and bank add-ons, warns Wendy Knowler.

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Ultimately the best birding book yet
October 3 2014 at 08:21

The incredible quality of the photographs certainly make The Ultimate Companion one of the best coffee table book sets ever.

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Gallery: The Ultimate Companion For Birding
October 3 2014 at 08:19

This is one of the few publications that actually lives up to the hyperbole of its title.

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Culture vulture spreads his wings
October 2 2014 at 14:01

Khayalethu Anthony is well-travelled and can’t wait to perform Solomon And Marion in Birmingham.

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Flybrary takes off at CT airport
September 30 2014 at 08:06

Novel twist on conventional library allows travellers to exchange books.

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In-flight calls finally get green light
September 30 2014 at 12:07

You will soon be able to leave your gadgets switched on during flights after the European flight safety regulator said they did not pose a risk.

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Landing in homes... airline food
September 29 2014 at 08:06

In Germany, an online supermarket is convinced there's a market for aircraft meals to be eaten at home.

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When dream holiday hits the rocks
September 26 2014 at 13:28

The most bizarre reviews of all time - as mentioned on TripAdvisor.

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365 days of travel inspiration
September 25 2014 at 13:57

A new book reveals 365 travel adventures and the perfect day on which to do them, writes Andrea Magrath.

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Business class - on a budget
September 25 2014 at 08:00

A small French airline is now offering business class flights for less than R18 000 return.

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The suitcase that weighs itself
September 23 2014 at 13:36

There's a suitcase that will help lighten your load - by letting you know exactly when you go over your weight allowance. [VIDEO]

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