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How to beat airsickness

If you're prone to airsickness, don't despair. Technologists claim to have solved this with a set of virtual reality specs.

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Escape anything with great tunes

Northern Irish champion golfer Rory McIlroy tells Tamara Hinson of holidays in Florida, and a dream dinner with George Best.

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A traveller’s paradise

Africa offers a complete range of experiences from high-end luxury safaris to humble back-packing sojourns.

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Beware of policies 'for your own good'
March 17 2015 at 11:02

It's for your own good. Travellers are hearing this a lot and it’s being applied to increasingly unwelcome scenarios.

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Helping to fuel the travel fund
March 13 2015 at 09:54

There's finally an app that can tell you precisely how much guilt-free cash you can tuck away in your travel fund.

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The suitcase you can always track down
March 12 2015 at 10:07

The Bluesmart suitcase that locks, unlocks, weighs and tracks itself could bring about the end of many frustrations.

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Flies and secret to ending jet lag
March 11 2015 at 12:49

A bizarre experiment involving fruit flies may hold the key to explaining - and eventually treating - jet lag.

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Time for the Seventh Age of Luggage
March 11 2015 at 11:33

The Seventh Age of Luggage is about staying cool, calm and well-pressed, writes Stephen Bayley.

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Mauritius has Africa's top airport
March 10 2015 at 10:18

Going through an airport might not be the most exciting bit of a holiday, but it’s unavoidable...

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Video: Tips for airline travel with baby
March 9 2015 at 12:05

While traveling with little ones takes a little more planning and patience, it can be done.

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Brave and novel ways to get there
March 6 2015 at 12:49

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
March 6 2015 at 11:35

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
February 25 2015 at 15:59

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

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