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Gift guide 2014: Gear

Five items you didn’t know you needed, including a cunning way to deter pickpockets and a portable brewery that will quench your post-hike thirst.

Gift guide 2014: Luggage

From bags handcrafted from aeroplane seat covers to swanky designer suitcases, these five gift ideas will keep you travelling in style.

Gift guide 2014: Books

From tips on how to be the world’s smartest traveller to an heirloom set of classic tomes, these five page turners will transport you around the world.

Gift guide 2014: Gadgets

Five tech ideas to make your journey easier, including a handheld machine that serves up hot espresso and a communication device for when you’re off the grid.

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How we quit our jobs to travel: The digital power couple


They were living the New York City dream – until they gave up prestigious jobs for an unconventional life on the road.
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Gift guide 2014: Gifts for the budget traveller


From a bed in a bag to anti-pickpocket undies, we’ve picked five perfect presents for the value-minded backpacker this holiday season.

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