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Which Tracks Would You Take To a Desert Island?

My good friend Gregory Lindae recently put me on to this radio show in the UK called Desert Island Discs. The idea of the show is that they bring celebs on who pick which 8 tracks they would take with them if they were stranded on a desert island. I have been listening to the show for sometime now and I really enjoy it. Listening to the show so much has really had me thinking, what would my desert island discs be? I have finally got my 8 together and I wanted to share them with you to see what you…

Chill Out In China – One Of Earth’s Greatest Locations

Source China is fast becoming a hot destination for not only backpackers but also those with a bit more cash to splash on a holiday. So here are 5 attractions perfect for those who want to go on a holiday to China to check out all the amazing things on offer. The Forbidden Palace, Beijing The Forbidden Palace is one of the most popular attractions in China. Dating back to 1420AD, this was the residence of numerous Emperors from several dynasties until 191AD. A UNESCO site, it heavily influenced other East Asian countries such as Japan with its architecture. The…

Four Festive Family Activities in Cambridge This Holiday Season

Source Cambridge is a great place to visit during the holiday season because its natural and historical spots somehow look more beautiful and magical with snow. In fact, the city is a hit when it comes to family holiday parties. Although Cambridge Christmas party venues aren’t the only reason that people come here during this time of the year. Here are four other festive family activities in Cambridge available this holiday season that you should definitely try with your family: Kid-friendly Theatre Productions During the holidays, theatres in Cambridge such as the Cambridge Junction and the Cambridge Arts Theatre have amazing…

Serviced Apartments vs. Hotel Accommodation in Brisbane

As the desire to travel only grows across the globe, travellers are faced with the inevitable expense of accommodation. Accommodation can easily become one of the more expensive parts of a trip and can also directly contribute to how enjoyable your stay is. Fortunately, from hostels through to private accommodation, there are countless accommodation types to choose from. Two of the more popular types of accommodation are serviced apartments and hotels. If you’re looking for Brisbane accommodation, you’ll likely be considering one of these options. So, how do they compare and what are their perks? This article breaks down the…

Underrated Tourist Attractions in the French Capital

The French Republic or France is a European Country which is famous for a lot of things. What is the first thing that strikes your mind as soon as you hear the word France? Is it Benito Mussolini, Coco Chanel or The Champagne, the Burgundy, The Eiffel Tower, The Statue of Liberty, The Louvre? If you liked the latter option then you must love traveling. Worried about the cost of staying in a hotel? Don’t worry. There a lot of Houses for rent in France who even allow tourists to rent the house for a brief period of time. Obviously, staying in…

Easiest Ways To Save Money While Traveling

Would you like to travel often but don’t believe you can afford it? It’s no secret that traveling is expensive, and it’s often the single biggest factor that discourages people from doing so. But what if you knew of ways that could help to dramatically save on money while traveling so you can embark on your dream vacation? That’s what we’re going to talk about here. Here are the easiest ways to save money while traveling: Eat Cheaper The number one easiest way to save money while traveling is simply to eat cheaper. Seek out hotels that offer free meals…

Spur of the Moment: Last-Minute Travel Tips

Even though there’s no harm in meticulously planning your vacation, from finding the right time to travel to picking the perfect destination, there’s also something to be said for booking a last-minute getaway that takes you away from the day-to-day stresses of your life. Here are some top tips that’ll make your next last-minute trip as luxurious as possible: Don’t Succumb to Sky-High Prices Even though this is a last-minute getaway you’re planning, that doesn’t mean you need to resign yourself to those sky-high prices that are synonymous with these types of vacations. Whether you’re booking a flight or a hotel,…

Why would anyone go abroad alone?

Our world is a pretty awesome place… The vast array of landscapes, people and cultures, so many things to do, see and try. So, what do you do if you plan on sampling some of the amazing things our world has to offer, if you’re on your own? Whether it’s through choice or circumstance, in this day and age there shouldn’t be any issue with you going it alone, right? Absolutely not!! It is estimated that almost a third of Britons will venture off on holiday by themselves this year alone! So what reasons might be behind someone wanting to…

Discover A Whole New World In Florida This Winter

Source If you’re thinking of packing your bags this winter and heading off somewhere warm and wonderful you might  be trying to think of the best places that are family friendly. There’s no place that seems to be more family friendly in warm locales within the United States than Florida. With so much to see and do for adults and kids alike, it’s easy to see why Florida is one of the hottest places, not just in temperature either! Discovery Cove Orlando This is one of the best places for kids and adults alike to get up close and personal…

How to find the perfect vacation rental in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico!

With an abundance of luxury Puerto Vallarta vacation rentals available in the Banderas Bay area, it can be tough for visitors to find the perfect property. Here, the local villa experts at Villa Experience Mexico come into play: With our in-depth knowledge of the market, the city and the individual properties, we will assist our clients with picking the ideal villa for their dream vacation. As in real estate, “location, location, location” is also key when looking for vacation rentals. We invite to you to tour three magnificent, yet very different properties with us: An expansive, stylish hacienda, close to old…