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OR Tambo airport best in Africa - website

The Best and Worst Airports 2014, by an offbeat website for travellers, warns travellers what to expect.

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Renting a car can be very costly

Car rental companies' vehicles are not insured. The companies "self insure" and customers have to pay theft/loss waivers

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Stairway to hell?

The world's most treacherous staircases are not for the faint of heart, writes Katie Amey.

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You cancel, you pay. They cancel, you pay
August 7 2014 at 12:19

When it comes to airline cancellations, someone always loses, writes Christopher Elliott.

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The app that caters for last-minute trips
August 5 2014 at 13:50

Whether it's finding a flight, or a same-day hotel room, apps are catering to consumers seeking more flexibility.

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Bush fine dining at its very best
August 4 2014 at 13:18

Myrna Robins tucks into a cookbook that proves to be a visual feast all to do with bush dining.

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Seduction of journey taken over time
August 4 2014 at 08:05

Ed Gillespie explains why he journeyed around the world without boarding a single flight.

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Pools to infinity
August 1 2014 at 13:34

A look at the idyllic man-made beaches that rival Mother Nature.

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Why teens love holiday selfies
August 1 2014 at 08:05

For this generation, 'digital devices are now part of the interpretive experience,' says Jacquie Whitt, co-founder of Adios Adventure Travel.

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Why Cool Britannia still rules
July 30 2014 at 13:51

What is it about Britain that makes droves of young foreigners flock to it every year?

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Say I love you with a moneymoon
July 29 2014 at 08:05

How to start married life in style on the world's most expensive honeymoon.

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Dare to go bare with nude sunbathing?
July 25 2014 at 08:11

The countries most likely to bare all while sunbathing are Austria and Germany, new poll reveals.

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Lion Roars strengthens its pride
July 24 2014 at 07:58

Travellers along popular tourism routes emanating from Cape Town can now have all their accommodation needs looked after by one provider.

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