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    This is why planes don't fly in a straight line on a map

    The shortest route between two points is, of course a straight path. But, if you've ever looked at the information screen on a long-haul flight, then you'll have noticed that your flight is doing something very different. The reason why

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    Practical tips to overcome your fear of flying

    If it helps, understand that you are more likely to be injured in a car accident than a plane crash! But if your fear of flying sneaks up in the middle of a flight, British Airways captain Steve Allright has some advice for you. He shared the

  • This is the best time in 2020 to book flights
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    This is the best time in 2020 to book flights

    Bag a bargain on your 2020 travels with these top tips.

  • The best Black Friday 2019 travel deals
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    The best Black Friday 2019 travel deals

    The genuinely good flight and hotel deals to snap up in the sale.

  • Why cabin crew welcome you onboard with their hands behind their backs
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    Why cabin crew welcome you onboard with their hands behind their backs

    Ever wondered why flight attendants adopt the polite posture?

  • Tenerife beats New York and Australia in this year's most searched-for holiday destinations
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    Tenerife beats New York and Australia in this year's most searched-for holiday destinations

    As the year draws to a close, we’re desperately trying to squeeze a last-minute getaway in before the inevitable Christmas crush.But with festive flight deals invading our inbox, it can prove impossible to know where to kick-start our holiday planning.Thankfully, we’ve tracked down the 20 most searched-for holiday destinations of 2018 so you can finally cross off one of the hot spots you didn’t get a chance to see (or ‘gram) this year.Family favourites Cyprus, Malta and Benidorm proved popular in 2018 with Tenerife unsurprisingly stealing the top spot.When it comes to chic city breaks, Amsterdam played host to countless Brits alongside Dublin, Barcelona and Rome.Those itching for adventure were scouring the Internet for all things Aussie (we’re pretty sure Harry and Meghan have something to do with our newfound wanderlust).So if you’re itching to escape the manic run-up to Christmas, look no further for inspiration as we count down this year’s most searched-for holiday destinations from New York to Thailand.How many have you visited?Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Read more from Yahoo Style UK: The most ridiculously expensive hotels in the UK – are they worth it?15 of the best campsites in EuropeThe best British destinations for a weekend away

  • 9-year-old's sweet note to airline lands him a business-class upgrade
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    9-year-old's sweet note to airline lands him a business-class upgrade

    Airline staffers charmed by the plucky preteen's letter put together their own flight vouchers to cover the cost of an upgrade.

  • Norwegian waives extra fee after passenger writes complaint poem
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    The Independent

    Norwegian waives extra fee after passenger writes complaint poem

    A passenger who complained about Norwegian on social media through the medium of poetry has had his extra fees waived by the budget airline.

  • After being fat-shamed on a flight, this woman dropped 71 lbs
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    After being fat-shamed on a flight, this woman dropped 71 lbs

    "The feeling of pure embarrassment is something I’ll never forget. I loved myself so little back then that I let that her treat me that way."

  • The world's 10 best beaches revealed
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    The world's 10 best beaches revealed

    Stop what you’re doing.The top 10 beaches in the world have been revealed and what better way to celebrate Cyber Monday than booking a cheeky getaway?Flight Network asked 632 of the world’s top travel experts to rank the best beaches and the list features everything from Mexico’s hidden spot to the highly Instagrammable sands of Barbados.The company revealed: “For the past two months, we’ve been reaching out to the best, and most experienced travel journalists, agents and bloggers to get their expert-opinions of the best beaches on the planet. This is truly the most up to date and definitive list in the world and will help your readership decide their winter holidays in the coming months.”So if you fancy a winter getaway, seek inspiration from the top ten beaches the world has to offer…Follow us on Instagram and Facebook for non-stop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day. For Twitter updates, follow @YahooStyleUK.Read more from Yahoo Style UK: Travel on the cheap: Weekend escapes for under £100The most ridiculously expensive hotels in the UK – are they worth it?From Nashville to Perth: The places to visit in 2018

  • Why parents shouldn't have to apologise for their babies' noise on flights
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    Why parents shouldn't have to apologise for their babies' noise on flights

    Back in July, the parents of a newborn were spotted sharing goody bags out on a flight. Containing earplugs and chocolates, it also contained an accompanying note with an explanation of why the little ones might cry on the flight and what was – essentially – an apology for the noise.