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Have gift, will travel

The meaning of gifting in different countries keeps bonds alive.

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‘I want to go where no one else dares to go’

From Iceland to Korea, local songbird Yvonne Chaka Chaka shares her most memorable travel experiences.

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Why reduced legroom is a safety hazard

What if, in addition to threatening one's sanity and aching back, cramped airline seats threatened your safety?

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Got what it takes to be a chalet host?
November 28 2014 at 12:43

Free lodgings and ski passes - what's not to like about being a chalet host?

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How to book the cheapest flight
November 28 2014 at 08:05

How airlines price their tickets is a source of myths and urban legends. Yuriy Gorodnichenko and Volodymyr Bilotkach investigate.

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The secret life of air baggage
November 27 2014 at 08:26

The TSA leaves a calling card inside every bag it opens - which isn't many, writes Ashley Halsey III.

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The rise of extra airline fees
November 26 2014 at 08:02

Airlines around the world will make an estimated $29-billion in 2014 from carry-ons, food, leg room and other fees.

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Lee-Ann hits road hard
November 25 2014 at 10:57

Actress Lee-Ann van Rooi, who is best known for her roles in comedy Fishy Feshuns, shares her best and worst holiday experiences.

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DON’T do Japan the Thai way
November 24 2014 at 13:35

Thailand's Embassy in Japan has some tips for Thai visitors, that includes everything from chopstick etiquette to walking.

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‘It's always 5 o'clock somewhere’
November 21 2014 at 12:57

Jack Maxwell takes a lighthearted look at the world through the lens of a glass.

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Head for the bush
November 21 2014 at 08:15

Inspired by the holiday season, Myrtle Ryan shares her favourite getaways.

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PICS: Head for the bush
November 21 2014 at 08:12

Our country is blessed with many amazing places to explore. Inspired by the holiday season, Myrtle Ryan shares her favourite getaways.

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A fast, efficient driver service
November 20 2014 at 13:31

Once you go UberBLACK, you won't go back, writes an impressed Bianca Coleman.

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