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Shopping in North America

Harrods at Heathrow ... the legendary London department store has an outlet in each of the airport's five terminals.

Air travel

Fly buys: the world's best airport shops

Julietta Jameson Got time for a little shopping action pre-holiday flight? Think outside the perfume box and discover some airport specialty stores that perfectly encapsulate the nation outside the arrivals hall.

The tripologist

Everyone asks

The practice is far from transparent, but it's not entirely unfair.

USA

Twenty reasons for girls to visit New York

New York female tourists

Kristie Kellahan, Louise Goldsbury From shopping and beauty to eating out and cocktails, this is the best on offer in the Big Apple.

USA

Weird and wonderful inflight shopping

passengers in a plane. Photograph by Getty Images. SHD TRAVEL FEBRUARY 24 POSTCARD. DO NOT ARCHIVE.

Rob McFarland The SkyMall catalogue will forever banish the boredom of US domestic flights and give a glimpse of a better you.

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The dutiful shopper

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Jane E. Fraser answers the taxing question: how much do I owe customs?

Tripologist

Keep a lid on duty-free drinks

Buying liquor from airport duty-free shops is a minefield for inbound travellers to Australia.

Tripologist Am I allowed to open and drink my duty-free alcohol on the plane?

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Avalon Airport axes ad over criticism it made light of domestic violence

The advertisement as seen on Avalon Airport's Facebook page.

5:29pm | Victoria's Avalon Airport has been forced to ditch its new advertising campaign after being accused of making light of domestic violence.

UK tourist recounts 'hellish' time in Sri Lanka over Buddha tattoo

10:09am | A 37-year-old British nurse has recounted her "hellish" experience in Sri Lanka after she was arrested and sent to a deportation centre for sporting a Buddha tattoo deemed offensive by authorities.

Stowaway reportedly eyed Africa

9:05am | As relatives make themselves scarce after a 15-year-old Santa Clara boy survived a flight from San Jose to Maui in a jetliner's wheel well over the weekend, Hawaiian media have reported the boy may have been trying to get to his mother in Africa.

Hang onto your seat: it's gondola be an after-dark ride to thrill

JASON DOWLING | First we had the illuminated Melbourne Star wheel for a spin after dark - next may be a midnight ride to Arthurs Seat on new multimillion-dollar gondola.

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