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Destinations

Russia approves controversial COVID-19 vaccine

by Christian Fleetwood

It’s a monumental achievement – one that could mean international travel is closer than ever before, right? Well, we wouldn’t recommend holding your breath.

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Technology

Apple under fire for listing Crimea as part Of Russia

The tech giant has found itself in the middle of an international dispute, after it referred to the annexed Crimean peninsula as part of Russia on its maps and weather apps.

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Aviation

Passenger loses almost 400,000 air miles for sneaking overweight cat into business class

A Russian traveller has landed himself in hot water after performing a Houdini-like act to get his chubby feline companion on a flight.

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Aviation

MH17 investigators to lay murder charges

The team of investigators also revealed they have proof the Russian Federation was involved in the tragic crime.

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Aviation

18 people injured as plane engulfed in flames on Russian tarmac

Dramatic footage has emerged of the Utair plane on fire after crash landing into a fence and falling into a riverbed.

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Tourism

Russia is trending: Aussies get World Cup fever

Somebody must have spiked our vodka supply because we are suddenly DESPERATE to get on a plane to Russia and see some FIFA action.

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Destinations

Aussies told to think “three times” before travelling to Russia for the World Cup

If you’ve spent the past four years playing FIFA as Tim Cahill on PS4 just waiting to book your Russia trip, you might want to stick to the video game.

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Tourism

Photos: Russian snowfields turn orange

Russia’s snowfields have got a tangerine tinge and every piece of our clothing now has a hot pink tinge thanks to one sneaky red sock in the washing.

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Tourism

Woman caught drying undies mid flight

A woman has been caught drying her knickers during a flight to Russia… We can’t tell if she’s incredibly brave or ingeniously practical.

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Aviation

Russian plane crash kills 71 people

A plane has crashed just outside of Moscow, killing everyone onboard. The reasons for the crash are not yet clear.

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Aviation

What are the most ridiculous airport codes?

by Daisy Doctor

Are you one of those readers who sees cheeky articles on Travel Weekly and begins raging? Start breathing into the paper bag now.

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Aviation

The airline teaching employees martial arts

by Hannah Edensor

We tried martial arts once, but it left us with a broken arm and a bruised cheek – and that was just trying to get the uniform on!

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