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3 reasons duty-free shopping is worth it


For most travellers, tax-free is a deluxe conundrum wrapped up in discounted Swiss chocolate and soaked in duty-free vodka. Tax-free products are mostly sold within international airports, voyage ports, and borders. As the name suggests, tax-free shops usually sell without the confined import tax.

Hacking duty-free queues at the airport


Arriving in Sydney International Airport after flying in a tin can overnight is an exercise in fatigue. Then trying to negotiate through the crowds to buy duty-free is a sure way to turn frustration into anger. But now there is a hack, using an app, to bypass the duty-free checkout queues and get clean away before the immigration exits get too clogged with the walking bleary and weary. Simply buy online before you fly at any point in your journey, and collect on your way through when you travel.