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Thursday, October 19, 2017

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....

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...

SOPHISTICATED TRADITION – Japan: Kyoto, Osaka & Hiroshima

  words & photos | Aidan Hernandez Contrasts Few places stir the imagination as much as Japan - or ‘Nippon’ as referred to locally. It is a...

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...

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...

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...

SENSORY OVERLOAD – Hong Kong: Asian melting pot of skyscrapers, neon...

words & photos | Aidan Hernandez My visit to Hong Kong brought with it the thoughts of cheap electronics, Bruce Lee and Neon Lights, but...

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...

ROMANCING ROME – Artistic allure, museum mooching and fantastic food

When in Rome... eat lots of Fettuccine Alfredo. At least that’s the mantra I adopted. After a brief stint in this beautiful capital, experiencing...

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...