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Revealed: Packing THIS popular Christmas item could get you BARRED from flying

If you are flying to visit family this Christmas, you should definitely double check with airline regulations about banned items. This is because some of the most popular festive things – like Christmas crackers – are among the restricted items under packing regulations. Under heightened security measures, airlines such as Ryanair, Etihad, Emirates and Norwegian Airlines have all banned Christmas ...

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Get packing: Christmas markets, alternative ski destinations, and rooftop winter cinemas

Festive Goodies  The sleepy market town will transform as foodies from near and far descend to sample wares from all over Wales, with everything from local ales to cured meats, sweet chocolate and salty cheeses.  There will also be sherry tasting workshops, thrilling demos from award-winning chefs like Tommy Heaney, and the chance to see Santa Claus and his sleigh. ...

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Travel WARNING: You could be LOCKED UP for packing this over the counter cough medicine

Travelling on a plane with a certain cough medicine is illegal under one country’s law.  You could land yourself in prison if you pack it in your holiday luggage, warns a travel expert. Taking Benylin cough syrup is illegal if you travel to Zambia, a country in Southern Africa. This is because of an ingredient called diphenhydramine – a mild ...

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Enjoy an autumn Greek beach break – Get packing

The Cape Sounio Grecotel Exclusive Resort (dialling from the UK: 0030 22 920 69700/capesounio.com) on Greece’s southernmost tip is keeping its doors open and beach combed until December 20. Overlooking the ancient Temple of Poseidon, 150 terracotta bungalows and villas are tucked among the olive trees. There are fountains and little paths taking you to a sweeping sandy beach. You ...

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