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Riviera Maya

Mexico: Magnificent beaches for a winter getaway

There’s nothing as nice as escaping for a tropical getaway just when our pommie weather is at its worst. A lot of us don’t even think of Mexico as an option, the immediate associations are of deserts, tequila and sombreros, but a growing number of Brits are discovering that there’s a lot more to Mexico […]

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Copacabana Beach

Five ‘must visit’ world horseracing venues

If you like the sport of horseracing and also enjoy visiting ‘faraway places with strange sounding names’, why not combine the two and set yourself a target of visiting some of the world’s most unique horseracing venues? The obvious big venues include Royal Ascot, the Epsom Derby, the Cheltenham Festival and the Grand National in England. There […]

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McGraw Hill Building

Hidden Gems of New York

New York is one of the most famous tourist destinations in the world. Every year millions of visitors flock to the sprawling metropolis to see landmarks such as the Empire State Building, the Rockefeller Centre and of course, the Statue of Liberty. But there’s much more to ‘The City That Never Sleeps’ than famous buildings: […]

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Hyderabad India

Why Hyderabad, playground of the Nizam kings, is southern India’s forgotten diamond

The Deccan Festival, a carnival of mouthwatering Indian cuisine and medieval dance, is a chance to explore the history and culture of the former jewel-trading home to the monarchs. Hyderabad may have reinvented itself through its burgeoning tech industry – but it’s the Indian city’s history that makes it a must-see for 2015. Dubbed ‘Cyberabad’, […]

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National Museum of Scotland

A 48-Hour Tour of Edinburgh

Photo Credit: Flickr What comes to your mind if someone says Edinburgh? Only an hour drive from Glasgow, Scotland’s capital city has a lot to offer. It will take you on a journey through ancient times, iconic landmarks, and famous festivals. Scotland is a country of stories, the kind of stories you want to re-live. […]

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Dominican Republic

Be Prepared for a Trip to the Dominican Republic

The Dominican Republic is a classic Caribbean destination featuring the requisite dream beaches, warm sea waters, record breaking 16 national parks and of course that all-together laid back atmosphere. If you’re a first time visitor joining the other 4.7 million annual tourists to the D.R. then here are a few travel facts to keep in […]

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Five Shows You Must Catch While in Las Vegas

While many love Las Vegas for its abundant gaming, rollicking nightlife, or its decadent dining, another facet of this town that brings in visitors is the quality of its live shows.  From death-defying acrobatics to nightly performances by best-selling musical artists, this town has a ticket with your name on it. Whether you have managed […]

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