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Thursday, August 24, 2017

SENIOR CRUISE – Travelling with my parents

There is a point in everyone’s life when you discover your youth has passed you by and the inevitability of being in the later...

NEW YORK – From vast parks to concrete skyscrapers

If you’ve ever watched a movie in your life, chances are you’ll at least have a rough idea of what New York looks like....

RIVETING ROMANIA – Visiting Draculand

Ask the person next to you to talk for one minute about Romania and watch them crumble into a quivering mess of hesitant mumbling...

BURMESE MYANMAR – The place to practice photography

Apparently, Gibraltar isn’t the only old British colony where place names are often confusing. Is it Caleta or Catalan Bay? Calle Comedia or Castle...

WEATHER APPS LIE – Tricks they use to get you to...

“Cheddar Gorge, it is a lovely place, they have lots of goats, they have an insane amount of goats.” I must have missed that...

DYNAMIC DUBLIN – Guinness and the infectious Irish charm

I have come to know two types of people to be of the same calibre of welcoming, community value and real warmth; namely, the...

IDYLLIC ICELAND – Where fire and ice hold hands…

February, the month of St. Valentine. Many of us choose to buy gifts or go for a meal; some opt for a romantic break....

COUCHSURFING – Travel like a local

If one thing brings your travel plans to an abrupt end, it is cost. You may be lucky and come across a cheap flight...

TRANS-SIBERIAN RAILWAY – From snowy St Petersburg to bustling Beijing

Winter. It’s not exactly beach weather outside so if it has to be like this, why not embrace it to its full extent? Escape...

HITCHHIKER’S GUIDE – Thumbs up to the Caribbean

Most of us see hitchhiking as a great danger that will surely lead to terrible horror movie-like scenarios. However, in reality, it is not...