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How not to behave on a plane

An airline’s over-the-top campaing is tackling the tricky subject of flight etiquette. [VIDEOS]

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Best measure your hand luggage

Boarding a plane next week? Then be aware that a new hand luggage policy comes into effect from February 2.

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The bumpy road to car rental repairs

How to not get taken for a ride when something goes wrong.

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Swimming with giants

Live out the experience of a lifetime diving with blue whales in Sri Lanka. John Hutchinson took the wildlife tour.

Have tape measure, will fly

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

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Travelling into 2015
January 7 2015 at 17:51

Rising costs aside, this year could well be your year for jetting the globe.

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Cruising the Med
January 7 2015 at 17:54

Hasmita Nair discovers the joys of a floating hotel that takes her to ports without the hassles of land travel

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Halfway to conquering Yosemite’s El Capitan
January 6 2015 at 14:43

Free-climbing duo at the most difficult section of ‘world’s toughest rock climb’.

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Faulty radar halts ferry trip
January 6 2015 at 11:06

Robben Island Museum in the spotlight after the Susan Kruger experiences difficulties while transporting visitors to the island yesterday.

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Paws-worthy prints
January 6 2015 at 09:40

From inner cities to the great wild, animals and birds never fail to inspire awe, be they at peace in their habitat or crossing paths with humans.

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Horse around on Noordhoek beach
January 5 2015 at 17:02

Thrill on a thoroughbed on one of the most scenic beaches in the country.

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Making the most of Little Tibet
January 5 2015 at 06:47

Byklakuppe is a surprising little Tibetan nook that holds many delights for the intrepid tourist.

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The wild blue yonder
December 31 2014 at 12:07

A village painted blue for a publicity stunt is set to become the world’s first Smurf theme park after an unexpected tourism boom.

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Grounded by your fear of flying?
December 31 2014 at 12:03

The fear of being suspended in midair, trapped above the clouds, can ruin vacations and sabotage careers.

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Wish you were in... Kabul!
December 31 2014 at 12:02

Adventure trips to Afghanistan are becoming increasingly popular, say specialist tour operators.

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Greece’s magical chocolate factory
December 31 2014 at 10:39

Thessaloniki in Greece might seem an unlikely place for this new venture, but it works, writes Jo Kessel.

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When flying is a real ordeal
December 31 2014 at 06:48

2014 was a year that stirred our fears about modern travel despite shaping up as one of the safest in aviation history.

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The perfect seaside escape
December 31 2014 at 06:46

Protea Hotel Sea Point has a tranquil beach house feel with discreet and modern elegance.

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When times are hard, the party stops
December 31 2014 at 06:44

Madrid is famed for its wild nightlife - but locals say recession and unemployment are changing partying habits in the Spanish capital.

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Touring the Cape, one sip at a time
December 30 2014 at 12:44

Helen Atkinson Wood finds herself in a wine-taster's paradise and manages some serious eating as well.

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