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Fly to the sea and back

Fly to the sea and back

Previously off-limits, Sri Lanka’s north-east coast has rapidly transformed in recent years, with cool new hotels attracting intrepid travellers.

Intrepid because, until now, it was an arduous six-hour slog (on a good day) from the island’s only airport, near Colombo on the south-west coast, up to the quiet beaches of Trincomalee (pictured). (more…)

Off-piste skiers to face ban in Italy

Off-piste skiers to face ban in Italy

Skiers in Italy who ignore warnings and go too far off-piste could face huge fines and even jail sentences in the near future.

The Italian government is expected to rush through new laws after a tragic ski accident left eight people dead and 10 seriously injured in the Italian Alps over the weekend. (more…)

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