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IOL travel pic customs
FLICKR.COM

Do you have anything to declare?

During his career as a Customs specialist, Jon Frost had "to politely listen to people lying through their teeth".

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iol travel nov 14 passport
AP

Have passport, will travel… or maybe not

Owning a passport opens up a world of possibility and freedom for travellers - or so you would think.

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iol travel june 20 cockpit
AP

So how do you kick start a jumbo jet?

Chris Kitching answers every question you’ve ever had about flying.

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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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Gift ideas for jetsetters
December 18 2014 at 08:05

A diverse selection of gear and gadgets for every globe-trotter on your shopping list.

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Prime spots for SA rocker
December 17 2014 at 10:17

Therese Owen asks Prime Circle's Ross Learmoth about his travel adventures locally and abroad.

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SAA’s Miles of smiles a ‘game changer’
December 12 2014 at 12:01

It looks like SAA is charting new paths for both the airline and loyalty industries, writes Brendan Seery.

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UK votes Ryanair least friendly airline
December 11 2014 at 12:00

The Irish company failed to resolve grievances 'amicably' - topping a list that put British Airways in sixth place.

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Scouting out Cape’s pet-friendly places
December 10 2014 at 13:23

Beatrix scouts out pet-friendly places where you and your dogs can visit.

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How to get the cream of hotel crop
December 9 2014 at 07:13

Knowing how to ask for things, how much to tip, when to push your cause can transform the service you receive.

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SA budget airline wins top award
December 8 2014 at 08:04

AirlineRatings.com names world's best carriers rated on safety and in-flight experience.

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App puts taxi rides at your fingertips
December 5 2014 at 14:08

Whatever the reason, taxis have taken off in Joburg. Hasmita Nair checks out her options.

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