Destinations

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Haggling Tips in Marrakesh (and Gifts to Look Out For)

Haggling is accepted in many parts of the world. Morocco is one of the countries in which haggling is not only accepted, it is the norm. The souks (open-air markets) are the best places to shop in Morocco. Many of the best souks can be found in Marrakesh. Haggling takes some getting used to for [...]

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Steeped in history, the UK is a travellers’ delight

With its rich legacy and history, the United Kingdom offers travellers many sights and sounds to take in. Most famously, we have London, but if you’re travelling to the UK you can also consider a visit to the historical York, Cambridge or Oxford. If you have a little more time, do a bit of a [...]

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Top 8 Overlooked Destinations along the United States East Coast

Having lived in the States all my life, some of my most memorable trips have been to less-than-obvious destinations. After working in travel for more than half a decade, one of my passions has become inspiring others to discover new places by sharing the most interesting finds I’ve come across! Here are eight of my favorites [...]

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Corporate Travel: Things To Do In New York Between Meetings

The adventurous traveller hidden inside of you is willing to explore, experience, and delve off the beaten track. There’s only one problem – you’re visiting New York for business and time is not on your side. It would be a real shame to spend your limited downtime within the confines of a hotel or co-working [...]

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Exploring the Beer Bars in Brisbane, Australia

image courtesy: Rae Allen There are so many attractions and so much to do that there is no doubt that you are going to have a great time if you visit Brisbane. However, even the most perfect Australian adventure in Brisbane is incomplete without a pint or two of some local craft beers that give [...]

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What to do in Windsor

The Royal Borough of Windsor in the south of England is synonymous with the British Royal Family. A truly beautiful riverside town, just south of the Thames, it’s a great place to escape to from the hustle and bustle of London. Whether you’re interested in the Royal angle or not, there’s plenty to see and [...]

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Travel Tips

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Safety Tips For Women Travellers

The idea of gallivanting around the world’s stage, visiting exotic locales and desolate isles, can be as heady and romantic as Eat, Prey, Love styles it out to be. As undeniably seductive as trekking through the Inca Trail, cycling through the Loire Valley, or digging into a mammoth bowl of ravioli in Italy is, there’s [...]

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10 Essential Tips for Visitors When Choosing the Right Restaurant in Saigon, Vietnam

Saigon is one place which constantly has to deal with many visitors who come to have a taste of not only the location but the dishes on offer. As a result, there are many restaurants at your disposal with every turn you make. Irrespective of the fact that visitors are spoilt for choice, you should [...]

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Tips From the Abroad Squad: Retiring Overseas

Have you ever wanted to be a permanent traveler? There are probably hundreds of lists out there declaring the ‘top locations’ to live abroad. Each one of those places, from Australia to Costa Rica to Singapore, might look more appealing than your current home-base. While they all have their assets, we understand that no place [...]

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Relocating Your Family: Dreams Become Reality

There are few people that don’t have dreams or ambitions they want to fulfil. This is particularly true when it comes to the happiness of our families. A new life abroad can mean a new start, a new way of life which some of us long for. The future and stability of a family is [...]

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5 Tips On Travel Money

Once you’ve booked your summer holiday, the countdown really begins. Whether you have a fortnight before you travel or a few months it’s a good idea to start thinking about your travel money.  You’ll need to keep it safe, look for a good exchange rate and budget once you get to your destination.  By carrying [...]

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Cities with Brilliant Beaches

Photo by Christian Haugen on Flickr Once the vacations subside and winter’s chill sets in, our thoughts naturally turn to beaches. Some sunny cities lie conveniently on the coastline where you can enjoy sunbathing, surfing and even die-hard swimming. Here are some places with beaches of paradise-like beauty and a most wonderful appeal. Dubai, United [...]

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Latest Travel News & Deals

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Travel News May 20th, 2014

Thailand army declares martial law The Thai military has imposed martial law amid a political crisis “to preserve law and order”, but says the surprise move is not a coup. In response, the acting prime minister urged the army to act “under the constitution” and “with no violence”. Soldiers have taken over TV and radio [...]

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Travel News May 8th, 2014

AirAsia wins operating permit in challenging new region AirAsia’s low-cost Indian joint venture airline has won an operating permit, paving the way for the carrier to launch services and increasing competition in a market where most airlines are losing money. The Directorate General of Civil Aviation (DGCA) issued the air operator permit, the last approval required to launch an airline, [...]

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Travel News April 21st, 2014

At Least 13 Sherpas Dead as Avalanche Sweeps Mount Everest An avalanche swept down a slope of Mount Everest on Friday along a route used to ascend the world’s highest peak, killing at least 13 people in the mountain’s deadliest disaster. NBC News confirmed that all of the dead were Sherpa guides. The guides had [...]

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Travel Guides

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The Mini Paris Travel Guide

Are you vacationing in Paris soon? Is it your first time and you’re not quite sure what to expect? If so, then read on to find out our top tips for a holiday to Paris in our mini Paris travel guide. Food Paris is a city serious about its food; if you’re a lover of [...]

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Siena, Italy Travel Guide

Siena is a large medieval town in the beautiful hilly province of Tuscany, Italy. The town found it’s glory in the middle ages when it was an independent city state, which was eventually taken over by the more powerful city of Florence. The medieval old town of Siena has been beautifully preserved, and today you [...]

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Ayutthaya, Thailand Travel Guide

Ayutthaya is an ancient Siamese capital city in Thailand, located north of Bangkok. Dating back to 1350 when King U Thong moved from Lopburi, Ayutthaya was proclaimed the capital of his kingdom, founded on an island in the Chao Phraya River, which is also the meeting point of the Lopburi and Pa Sak rivers. Ayutthaya [...]

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