Meat empanadas in Argentina

15 Unmissable Foodie Experiences in South America

Overview: South America is a colourful, joyful and diverse continent. From the dizzy heights of La Paz, to the crystal clear Caribbean Sea in Colombia; whatever floats your boat, South…

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Meeting locals in Armenia

A chance encounter in the Armenian Wilderness

Overview: Sometimes when you are travelling amazing things happen. People often ask travellers where their favourite place was, most amazing animal, but very really do they ask who was the…

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Giethoorn, one of many hidden gems of Europe

Fairytale Secret Small Towns in Europe

Overview: 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…

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A Visit to Vischering Castle in Lüdinghausen, Germany

Visiting Vischering Castle, A Wasserschloss in Germany

Overview: Any history or culture lover traveling in Europe should take the opportunity to visit some of the many historic castles that still stand across the continent.  Germany’s Nordrhein-Westfalen state…

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Visit Colmar, a beautiful town in Alsace

An introduction to Colmar

Overview: Colmar is one of the well-known gems of Alsace, the region of France that borders Germany. It’s rumoured to have inspired the setting for Beauty and the Beast but whether or…

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A Day Trip to Sidi Bou Saïd: Tunisia’s Blue and White Gem

Day Trip to Sidi Bou Saïd: Tunisia’s Blue and White Gem

Overview: While many people are familiar with Santorini, Greece for its immaculately white village perfectly paired with magnificent views of the Aegean Sea. On the other hand, Chefchaouen, Morocco, which…

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Visiting Sicily

Portopalo di Capo Passero, a magical place of beaches and sunsets

Overview: Portopalo di Capo Passero is a traditional old fishing village that really makes you feel as though you are travelling back into time, to an ancient and unforgettable world that…

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Visit Kent's Cavern in Torquay

Exploring Kent’s Cavern caves in South West England

I was delighted and surprised to come across this post about Kent’s Cavern in Torquay; a place very close to my heart. It’s the home of my lovely grandma and…

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Stonehenge

Stonehenge and five more day trips you can easily make from London

Did you know you can do a day trip to the iconic Stonehenge from London? Odds are if you’re staying in the capital for more than a few days, an…

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Marques de Riscal vineyard

A Visit to Marques De Riscal in La Rioja

There are many great vineyards in Spain, especially in La Rioja, one of the oldest and most famous bodegas is Marques De Riscal. Located just 6 km from the small town…

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