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Ways to defeat jet lag


  Image (c) Steve Craft/Corbis Until a few years ago I’d never suffered jet lag as most of the long flights I had taken were north-south. That all changed with my first trip to the good old US of A, and the combination of serious delays on my changeover at Heathrow meaning no chance to […]

The 5 habits of highly irritating travellers

Tourists with giant map

1. Getting up before the fasten seat belt sign is switched off and other heinous crimes What is this about? Are you trying to demonstrate a rebellious streak or that you are in such a hurry due to your oh-so-important life that you can’t do anything so petty as actually obey a safety rule? Either […]