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Brave and novel ways to get there

Toboggans and a camel bus: the weirdest ways to travel on holiday are set out by John Hutchinson and Michael Gadd.

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How to survive a plane crash

In an era of ignoring safety announcements on planes, common sense and staying alert is key to survival, experts say.

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Set your sights on an easy-paced coach tour

Modern bus tours are nowhere near as harried or uncomfortable as your preconceived notions would suggest.

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Travelling into 2015
January 7 2015 at 17:51

Rising costs aside, this year could well be your year for jetting the globe.

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Horse around on Noordhoek beach
January 5 2015 at 17:02

Thrill on a thoroughbed on one of the most scenic beaches in the country.

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Grounded by your fear of flying?
December 31 2014 at 12:03

The fear of being suspended in midair, trapped above the clouds, can ruin vacations and sabotage careers.

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Baby’s first flight? Throw in a goody bag
December 30 2014 at 06:50

Most travellers know how annoying it can be sitting next to a screaming baby. But these parents had a cunning idea.

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Delayed flight? Why no compensation?
December 29 2014 at 11:13

When something goes wrong, why aren't travellers the beneficiaries of the money collected?

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My life in travel
December 24 2014 at 12:21

Mrs South Africa Sarah-Kate Scott was recently named first runner-up in Mrs World 2014. She shares her travel tips.

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Strange stays: The things we left behind
December 24 2014 at 07:02

Lee Currie reveals some of the weird and wonderful objects - some even human - left behind by local hotel guests.

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Festive pleasure across SA
December 23 2014 at 06:58

A few places throughout the country to spend Christmas or the holidays.

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Why we all long to travel this holiday
December 19 2014 at 12:44

We all have the need to feel free and learn local culture, writes Enver Duminy.

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Why you buy that in-flight movie
December 19 2014 at 07:02

Did you know if someone next to you buys something on the plane, you're more likely to buy something yourself?

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