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Departures' Guide to Healthy Travel

From insurance and inoculations to packing smart to dealing with ailments abroad, an essential guide to protecting your health away from home.

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Staying Healthy on Flights

Preventing deep-vein thrombosis and other negative effects of flying.

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Kenya: Lamu’s Hip Village

Departures checks out what may well be the hippest little fishing village in all of Africa.

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10 Things We Love About the Kindle

How Amazon’s digital reader won us over.

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Uruguay’s Gaucho Country

The countryside town of Garzon and the fishing villages around the always fashionable José Ignacio are where it’s at now.

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The New Shangri-La Tokyo

The Asian hotel group opens in the Japanese capital.

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The Best Wine Bars in Paris

Departures toasts to 8 top spots—humble and haute—for a glass (or three) of wine.