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Uyuni Salt Flats - Bolivia

It’s probably an understatement that 2020 has been a year like no other for the majority of us. Covid-19 has affected each and every one of us and impacted aspects of our lives we took for granted. Without a doubt, the challenges we faced in 2020 were alien and unwelcome. But, change often brings positive things to light. Because we had to adapt so quickly, we’ve seen common practices change pretty much overnight. Unsurprisingly, the “new normal” has caused...

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Top 10 less obvious packing tips

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One of the most common concerns for travellers, especially when moving from location to location on a regular basis is always what to pack and actually more importantly, what not to pack. While there is no definitive right or wrong way to pack for your own personal needs, a few hints are always welcome. Here are my top 10 less obvious packing tips for travellers that I wish I’d known years ago!


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Top 10 alternative things to do in Bangkok

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Bangkok is often referred to as ‘The Gateway to Southeast Asia’. Whether you are exploring Thailand, another country in the region or just stopping off to break up a long haul flight, you may find yourself in this wonderful city on more than one occasion. This list of 10 alternative things to do in Bangkok will give you some more ideas on how to spend your time here once you have already seen the main attractions. Or perhaps you enjoy checking out the lesser...

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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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Best places to visit in August

Best places to go in August

Are you planning a holiday in August but aren’t sure where to go? See our best places to visit in August below.

About your August holiday: With the summer holidays in full swing in Europe and North America, it can be difficult to pick less travelled destinations. Naturally, you should be prepared that even shoulder and off-peak destinations are likely to be busier than usual.

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Best places to visit in July

Wondering where the best places to visit in July are? Check out our favourite spots for your holiday in July below. 

Looking for another month? Check out our Travel Calendar!

1. Okavango Delta, Botswana

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

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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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Best places to visit in May

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Are you looking for a getaway in May and are wondering where to go? Then you’ve come to the right place! Below you’ll find our best places to visit in May.

You're after a different month? Check out our travel calendar.

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Top beauty spots in Eastern Europe

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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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