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Netropolitan : Travelling hopefully

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So, you’re an armchair traveller. You prefer the CD-ROM tour of the British Museum to the real thing. You’d rather e-mail your friends than go to meet them. Feel like a loser? Suffer no longer. There are plenty of Web sites to reassure you that avoiding reality is a sensible choice. Take flying. Say you fancied a jaunt around Cuba. A quick visit to the Aviation Safety Web Pages, http://www.pongnet.nl/avnsafety/, will put you off that idea. Cubana de Aviación, the country’s national airline, has lost a total of 19 aircraft over the years. The most recent was in July 1997, when a Russian-built Antonov took off from the island’s southern tip and just crashed into the sea,