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Top 5 Sports Stadiums Around the World

Top 5 Sports Stadiums Around the World

| September 3, 2014 | 1 Reply

Sports tourism is a rapidly growing niche of global travel. Today there are myriad spectacular venues and events that are well worth designing a trip around. Stay tuned to this sport bulletin for a Global Top 5… 1. Fenway Park – Boston, Massachusetts, USA Visiting the home of the Boston Red Sox is an amazing […]

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Gran Canaria – The Finest Island in Europe for Year Round Walking

Gran Canaria – The Finest Island in Europe for Year Round Walking

| April 25, 2014 | 4 Replies

Gran Canaria is often dismissed like some giant tourist aircraft carrier floating off the African coast. Fine for deep-fried Brits wanting to burn for a week on the beach, but not surely somewhere for a walking break? Look closer, though, and Gran Canaria emerges as an island oasis where you can descend into volcanic calderas, […]

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The World Famous #Blogmanay Loony Dook in Pictures

The World Famous #Blogmanay Loony Dook in Pictures

| January 1, 2014 | 1 Reply

#Blogmanay If you have heard all sorts of wild and wonderful stories about Edinburgh at Hogmanay then the chances are they are probably true. One MASSIVE extra this year is #Blogmanay. This innovative social media and blog project sees renowned bloggers from all over the world come to the Scottish capital to write about Edinburgh’s […]

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Macau – Intoxicating Cocktail of Portuguese, Chinese and Macanese Influences.

Macau – Intoxicating Cocktail of Portuguese, Chinese and Macanese Influences.

| December 18, 2013 | Reply

The first time I ventured to Macau was back in 1998. I travelled on a day trip almost as an afterthought from Hong Kong. As soon as I arrived I instantly realised I wanted to stay longer, beguiled as I was by the intoxicating collage of mainland Portuguese, Chinese and Portuguese colonial influences that spiced […]

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My Experience of #TasteYeBack

My Experience of #TasteYeBack

| October 3, 2013 | Reply

My report in Twitter form from the brilliant #TasteyeBack blogger tour of Scotland. Plenty of photos in there (some rather unfortunate), but you’ll get the idea. Just click here.

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Travelling in the Footsteps of Marco Polo in Croatia, Slovenia and Venice

Travelling in the Footsteps of Marco Polo in Croatia, Slovenia and Venice

| August 9, 2013 | 2 Replies

I’ve always had a serious soft spot for the Adriatic and not just because it is the birthplace and the dramatic old stomping ground of the world’s greatest ever traveller. Yes the romance of Marco Polo is seductive, but there is also the grand old dame of Venice and the sparkling countries of Croatia and […]

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