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Looking for happiness? Go to Switzerland

The 2015 World Happiness Report has ranked Switzerland as the happiest country in the world.

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Northern Lights and orcas in the wild

The rare opportunity to chase two of nature’s elusive wonders in one trip was too tempting for Mark Rowe to refuse.

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Windy Chicago beckons

Ask any American, and they will tell you to hurriedly pack your bags - the season to visit Chicago is nigh.

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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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Dark history on beautiful Lake Bunyonyi
March 11 2015 at 11:45

Like much of Uganda, the beauty of Lake Bunyonyi masks a dark and painful past, writes Michael Turner.

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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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Top honours for Cape wine estates
March 11 2015 at 10:44

Several Western Cape vineyards have been lauded at the Wine Tourism Awards.

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Sex workers of the world unite in Milan
March 11 2015 at 09:47

Over 15 000 sex workers are heading to Milan to cash in on the tourist boom expected from the 2015 Expo World Fair.

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Come to Cape Town for carnival
March 10 2015 at 10:18

The fifth edition of the Cape Town Carnival stretches down the Fan Walk. Wendyl Martin got a sneak preview...

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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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From farm to waves, in a weekend
March 10 2015 at 09:40

Bianca Coleman spends some idyllic time in the Hermanus area...

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2014 'safest year in airline history'
March 10 2015 at 09:40

2014 was officially the safest in the history of commercial aviation – despite disasters leading to hundreds of deaths.

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Everest, a mountain of waste
March 10 2015 at 09:40

The climbers who try to conquer Mount Everest are threatening the roof of the world - by their toilet habits.

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California’s cozy caliphate of cash
March 9 2015 at 12:07

Kevin Ritchie embarked on a guided bike tour and a guided hike through Hollywood.

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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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Are postcards a thing of the past?
March 9 2015 at 11:08

Wish you were here. These days people are much less likely to scrawl such a message on a postcard, says Mark Jenkins.

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And suddenly, there it was…
March 9 2015 at 10:31

In the midst of one of the driest climates in the world is an oasis town with lush palm trees, writes Becky Pembeton.

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What women travellers want
March 9 2015 at 10:02

Sex toys in the minibar and peepholes in the bedrooms: Becky Pemberton gets inside Virgin's "female-friendly" hotel.

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