Friday, January 19, 2018

Travel

Time to embrace the homestay revolution

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Organising a holiday has never been easier. You can book everything online in minutes, search for the best deals and personalise almost every aspect of your trip. But for many years some thing have always been the same: hotels are expensive, impersonal and often very inflexible. Today a revolution is sweeping ... Read More »

Why sip life from a straw when you can drink it from a fire hose?

Making Friends with Monkeys in Ubud, Bali, Indonesia

Jonathan Look has done something I can only be envious of. After selling all of his worldly possessions in 2011 he is spending 10 years travelling the world and exploring everything he possibly can! Read an interview with him below. Enjoy his story, views on age and helpful travelling tips! ... Read More »

A new and unique way to explore a city

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Visiting a new city for the first time can be a daunting experience. You’ve spent a lot of money getting there and you want to get the most out of your trip. You might only have a few days to see everything and of course you want to see the real city, but more often than not you fall into the same tourist traps that you would avoid at home. Continue reading Read More »

German Christmas Markets are popping up everywhere – but which to visit?

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Not so long ago you had to fly all the way to Cologne or Dortmund to get a taste of the traditional German Christmas Market. Then the idea gradually spread to other countries in Europe including the UK. Continue reading Read More »

Our perfect christmas getaways

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Are you spending the Christmas season permanently wrapped up in a Rudolf emblazoned jumper, chewing on a mince pie while you skirt around Christmas markets? Or is all this festivity turning you into a Scrooge as you wish for longer days and decidedly less ‘Jingle Bells’? Well we have chosen some of the best destinations for some festive, or not so festive, getaways! Continue reading Read More »