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Have tape measure, will fly

Airline ‘seat spy’ keeps carriers on their toes as battle for legroom intensifies.

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Take a trip with Lottering

Comedian Marc Lottering has been seduced by Indian food, but his love affair with Cape Town is as strong as ever.

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Don’t count on airline refunds

Read the small print and see why US airline industry made over R8bn last year – in fees alone.

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Hotels test smartphone room keys
November 5 2014 at 13:53

Hotels don't want guests to have to linger at the front desk - or even stop by at all.

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Flick your wrist to board
November 4 2014 at 11:27

Iberia and Samsung have developed a wearable boarding pass using a new app that can be installed on Samsung smartwatches.

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SA tourists enjoying greater freedom
November 3 2014 at 08:16

The South African passport now offers visa-free access to 97 countries.

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How to keep kids happy en route
October 31 2014 at 13:08

We reveal the ultimate tips for travelling with children - and surviving.

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Passengers that are a plane pain
October 31 2014 at 13:03

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

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Home sweet, OR Tambo
October 30 2014 at 13:52

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

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‘Premium levied for top-up travel insurance’
October 30 2014 at 08:16

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

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Finding hidden gems in cities and countries
October 29 2014 at 13:58

Apps are helping users share information about sights and hidden gems around the globe so other people can benefit from their knowledge.

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Not such a happy landing
October 28 2014 at 08:05

Travellers have named the world's 10 worst airports.

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Finger trouble can cost lots of cash
October 27 2014 at 08:20

Why it's important to get your name in order when booking flights online.

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