The wonderful Laos city of Luang Prabang

Luang Prabang – the Jewel of Indochina

I only have happy memories of Luang Prabang. As the main place of arrival for many travellers taking the slow boat between Laos and Thailand, it is a place that many will…

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An Ode to Doubtful Sound

Ohh New Zealand, you steal so many hearts. Whenever you as speak to people that have been to New Zealand, they almost never have anything bad to say about it….

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The Island of Moorea in the South Pacific

Is Moorea just for honeymooners?

Where is Moorea? I had no idea until Ilona, who runs her blog Top Travel Sights brought it to my attention in this great post. Tropical Paradise just for Honeymooners? “Moorea,…

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Guide to visiting Bhutan

Comprehensive Travel Guide to Bhutan

I’ll hold my hand up and say I didn’t really know much about visiting Bhutan, the cost involved, and what to do, but now I feel like I know the…

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The largest monolithic statue in the world in Shravanabelagola

Shravanabelagola – Home of the World’s Tallest Standing Monolithic Statue

Sat on top of a hill, overlooking the small town of Shravanabelagola, you’ll find a gigantic statue of Bahubali, which is widely considered as one of the “7 wonders of…

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How much does staying in The Maldives cost

Staying in The Maldives – How much?

If you are one of the lucky that have visited this iconic slice of paradise, then you will already know a lot of this. However, for the rest of us…

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The beaches of southern Lombok

Exploring Kuta, Lombok, in 72 hours

Kuta, in southern Lombok, is a truly special area with plenty of stunning beaches to explore. I visited myself a couple of years ago when I learnt to surf (great…

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Giethoorn, one of many hidden gems of Europe

Fairytale Secret Small Towns in Europe

There are many of these hidden gem posts out there, often they are not really gems and more often than not, they are not that hidden! Not here, this one…

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Guide to hiking the Rocky Mountain National Park

Rocky Mountain National Park Top 5 Day Hikes

Rocky Mountain National Park, the name alone conjures up images of a rugged terrain, ideal for hiking and all kinds of adventure activities. Luckily, that’s exactly what it is. Hiking…

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visiting san gimignano in the wine region of tuscany

Exploring The Wines of Tuscany

When I read JaMeka’s first line “This blog post is about two of my favorite things – Tuscany and wine.” I knew I’d like it. This post is a great…

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