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10 Christmas gifts for travellers

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Are you looking for the perfect gift for your jet setting friends or family? There is an overwhelming amount of choice available these days and it can be difficult to narrow down some of the best. So this holiday season we have done the hard work for you and compiled a list of 10 of the best Christmas gifts for travellers for all budgets! 

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10 of the best travel shows

There’s nothing like a good TV series to get you hooked. When it’s showcasing the fantastic world of travel - even better! If you're like us and you’ve found yourself spending more time in your home than you normally would, then don’t panic. There is a whole world of programs out there ready to fill you with...

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Underrated cities to visit in Europe

Sometimes the chaos of a popular tourist city is enough to make any traveller run for the hills. Long queues, crowded viewpoints, expensive ticket prices and sold out attractions. These are undoubtedly some negatives to visiting the world’s most popular destinations. Fast forward to 2020, and health and safety regulations also mean that we should be avoiding crowds for the foreseeable future. This makes it the perfect time to shine the light on some of the quieter...

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10 Places to visit in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu

Image of Machu Pichu at dusk

Machu Picchu is the masterpiece of Peru’s beautiful landscapes - with it’s mystical atmosphere, captivating Inca history and ancient ruins. The remote attraction is undoubtedly a highlight of a trip to Peru, but did you know that the South American country has an array of fantastic sites, ranging from natural beauty to historical treasures? Keep reading for our top ten best places to visit in Peru that aren’t Machu Picchu. 

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Top beauty spots in Eastern Europe

Plitvice Lakes Croatia

Have you ever come across a sight so beautiful your jaw drops at first glance? You feel as if you could spend hours in the same spot just looking over the stunning piece of nature. The good news is, if you’re travelling around Europe, these locations aren’t too hard to find. We have put together our top beauty spots in Eastern Europe below.

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Armenia

Top 5 things to do in Yerevan, Armenia

Drenched in history and rolling countryside, Armenia is considered one of the best kept secrets in Europe. Positioned in the Caucasus region bordering Turkey, Azerbaijan, Georgia and Iran, the modestly sized country has a lot to offer the intrepid traveller. Centuries old monasteries sit amidst the verdant countryside, while the impressive Lake Sevan takes the title of the largest body of water in the whole of the Caucasus. The capital...

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Top things to see in Azerbaijan

Shirvanshahs Palace in the Old Town of Baku

Explore the Old City of Baku

The capital city of Azerbaijan lies on the shores of the Caspian Sea and is a remarkable mix of old and new. The old city of Icheri Seher, the historical centre of Baku, dates back to the 12th century. It was the first site in Azerbaijan to be placed on the UNESCO World Heritage List. It contains...

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Dream trips to plan for the future – Part 2

Kyoto - Japan

We hope you are still full of inspiration and wanderlust for your next adventure - after all planning is all part of the fun. We started off our dream trips to plan for the future - part 1 here. Now one of the history lovers, foodies and island worshippers - where’s your dream destination? 

For the history lovers:

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Dream trips to plan for the future – Part 1

Wadi Rum - Jordan

If 2020 has taught us anything it’s that no - we don’t have all the time in the world. The start of the new decade was like any other year - families parted ways after Christmas celebrations and travelled home, adventurers looked ahead to all their exciting holiday plans and many were busy assessing how many trips they could squeeze out of annual leave. Those with constant itchy feet looked back on 2019’s adventures and wondered what was next....

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The best safaris in Southern Africa

Giraffes grazing in Kruger National Park

When considering the prospect of delving deep into the wilderness of a country on a quest to find some of the often fantastical creatures that roam its plains, climb its trees or swim its waters, only one location typically comes to mind - Africa. However, despite its abundant and marvellous wildlife, much of the continent remains relatively untouched by tourism. Few have walked with black rhinos in Zimbabwe, floated alongside hippos...

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