Enjoy Egypt’s Vibrant Blend of the Modern and Ancient Worlds

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Egypt remains on the bucket list of every traveler, and it unfailingly prompts images of glorious monuments to the ancient world nestled alongside the hustle and bustle of modern life. Nowhere is this more evident than in the capital. Cairo is the entry point for most visits to Egypt and visitors are immediately struck by the apparent chaos on the …

Top 5 UK Destinations for Adventure

Top 5 UK Destinations for Adventure

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When you think of going on an adventure, a lot of us might think of exotic destinations in the four corners or the world. Perhaps canoeing in the Amazon or hiking across Asia is what you think of when you hear the word ‘adventure’. However, the word ‘adventure’ is simply defined as “an exciting experience”, and you certainly don’t have …

7 Awesome things to do in Bogota, Colombia

7 Awesome things to do in Bogota, Colombia

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Nestled high up in a natural bowl between cool green hills, Bogota is the heart of modern Colombia, with over 6.5 million inhabitants. It’s a center of arts and culture, an innovator, a mecca of colonial architecture and modern architecture, a cycle-friendly paradise, a haven of green spaces and a culinary capital. From world-class museums and art galleries to street …

A Week of Boutique – The best things to do in Cartagena Colombia

A Week of Boutique – The best things to do in Cartagena, Colombia

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We arrived in Cartagena Colombia at about four in the morning, gently chugging our way into the Boca Grande harbour, dozing half asleep in our beds to the deep throbbing of an old diesel engine. We had been five days at sea, crossing the Caribbean on a San Blas sailing trip, from Panama to Colombia, via the San Blas Islands …

Ultimate List of The Best Hostels in Brazil

List of the Best Hostels in Brazil – From $6 : Updated for 2018

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! In this article, you will find the following – Best hostels in Brazil; Best hostels in Rio de Janeiro; Best hostels in Sao Paulo; Best hostels in Florianopolis; Best hostels in Foz do Iguacu; Best hostels in Salvador; Best hostels in Jericoacoara; Best hostels in Curitiba; Best hostels in Fortaleza. Looking for …

The Best Budget Hotels in Venezuela

List of The Best Budget Hotels in Venezuela : Updated for 2018

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! Providing you the ultimate list of the BEST BUDGET HOTELS IN VENEZUELA. This includes rates, location and great reviews that will definitely help you with your stay in Venezuela. In this article, you will find the following – Best budget hotels in Caracas; Best budget hotels in El Agua; Best budget hotels in El Yaque; Best budget hotels in Ciudad Bolívar; …

List of the Best Hostels in Peru - From $6

List of the Best Hostels in Peru – From $6 : Updated for 2018

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Note: This article is updated in March 2018! In this article, you will find the following – Best hostels in Cusco; Best hostels in Lima; Best hostels in Arequipa; Best hostels in Puno; Best hostels in Machu Picchu; Best hostels in Huacachina; Best hostels in Mancora; Best hostels in Paracas; Best hostels in Huaraz; and Best hostels in Ollantaytambo. Providing …

Metro Manila – 10 Weekend Getaways near Metro Manila

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Been wanting to explore Metro Manila and its surroundings but don’t know where to start? Worried that you’ll end up on an organized tour from one tourist trap to the next? Well, fret not because you can start just a few hours outside of the corporate jungle! There are many travel destinations near Metro Manila which only require a day or two of …

10 Best Things to Do in Liverpool, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

10 Best Things to Do in Liverpool, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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Liverpool is a magical city in northwest England, popular in the world and with a reputation to boot. Naturally, the best things to do in Liverpool are entwined with the highlights of this maritime city, particularly its strong cultural heritage and reverence for the Beatles. Also, its galleries and museums are some of the best in the country while current urban regeneration …

12 Best Things to Do in Oxford, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

12 Best Things to Do in Oxford, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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The best things to do in Oxford reflect why it is one of the most famous cities in the world. Beautiful, historical, and home to the best universities and colleges, this city in central southern England has a young and energetic vibe contrasting its ancient buildings and cobbled lanes. More than an academic site, it is a vibrant and lively …

Budget Backpacking in India

7 Things You Have To Consider When Planning Your Trip To India This Year

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India is a country that is raw, versatile, and incredible. It’s a mix of everything you’d want to see in a country– rich history, preserved culture and tradition, beautiful architecture and breathtaking landscapes. We’ve been there and honestly, I think that the city could be chaotic (as any other city) but the wonderful thing about India is that amidst the …

9 Best Things to Do in Norfolk, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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Travellers often find the top things to do in Norfolk a bit curious, but of the best possible sort. Everything has a larger-than-life appeal but in a charming and unintimidating way. No wonder Norfolk is a popular tourist destination! Largely a rural county, it consists of the six districts of Norwich, South Norfolk, Great Yarmouth, Broadland, North Norfolk, King’s Lynn …

10 Best Things to Do in Cotswold, United Kingdom– Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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Diversity makes the best things to do in Cotswold shine even more. This rural area in south-central England just can’t be denied. For one, it is massive – it covers parts of six counties in over 800 square miles. No wonder there is an enormous amount of surprises for travelers to explore here! It is home to some of the …