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Shopping in Southeast Asia

Buy the buy: Galeries Lafayette in Paris.

Shopping

Spree de corps

Lee Tulloch There are no other stores quite like these 25 amazing shops, writes Lee Tulloch, globe-trotting shopper extraordinaire.

Air travel

Fly buys: the world's best airport shops

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

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.

Shopping

A material whirl

Shopping in Asia

Belinda Jackson lists eight favourite destinations at which to arrive with empty bags.

Thailand

Girls just wanna have fun

Thailand

Big city, short time? Leave it to a group of girls to streamline the perfect Bangkok weekend, writes Amy Cooper.

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Travellers Tips

Tripologist

Phuket's a good bet, via a Bangkok shopover

Tripologist We have been told by friends the place to go for both beach and shopping is Phuket. If so, would it be a bit pricier than the other destinations?

Tripologist

How to avoid drowning your duty-free sorrows

Customs duty free alcohol airport

Tripologist While in transit in Singapore, as I was about to board the plane, the security guard confiscated my duty-free whisky.

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Helsinki airport introduces world's first passenger tracking system

Passengers are seen near a flight information board in the departures hall at Helsink-Vantaa airport in Helsinki, Finland.

1:38pm | Helsinki's airport will be the world's first to track passengers in real-time from parking lot to takeoff, but the plan has been criticised by civil liberty groups.

Two new hotels at Brisbane Airport

CAMERON ATFIELD 4:10pm | Pullman and Ibis hotels to be built by November at cost of $150m.

Boozy with bad diets but foreigners love the British, study says

12:32pm | Despite a passion for binge-drinking and lousy food, Britain was named the second most attractive country along with Australia, according to a survey.

Paris tourist spot overrun by 'dirty' rats

10:13am | Hundreds of tourists are enjoying a picnic in the city's Tuileries garden at Louvre, but there is just one drawback - 'dirty' rats.

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