Here’s the short answer: yes. If you’ve been carrying around the same tent on your backpacking adventures for more than a few years, if you’ve been dealing with a sticky zipper, mysterious leaks, or any of a dozen tiny nuisances, consider replacing that old tent.  You’ll find that tent technology advances with great speed, and a new […]

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Famed for its stunning natural beauty and tranquillity, New Zealand is one of the world’s top tourist destinations and there are plenty of famous Kiwis out there who helped put this fascinating country on the map. Here’s a list of some of New Zealand’s most famous exports, and the effect they had on the world […]

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When it comes to skiing, there aren’t many European countries that I haven’t already fallen in love with. When I’m not actually skiing, I’m usually talking about it. I’m a little obsessed. So I’ve compiled a list of my favourite European ski locations – complete with some secret info I’ve picked up along the way. […]

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I believe you’re either a winter or summer person, with just a few falling in-between. I am firmly a summer girl, preferring flip flops and sun dresses over boots and coats any day. However, wrap up for winter we must, otherwise illness beckons! I’ve also come around to the winter holiday way of thinking, and […]

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Singapore has a strong reputation for being a food paradise, and it is ranked top for its delicious and unique cuisines across the world. In fact, it is very true to claim that eating is a huge part of life in this impeccable city. Furthermore, Singapore is known for offering top-notch dishes and traditional starters, […]

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Going for holiday in he snow opposed to the sand can be a great adventure. In fact, snow has proven to be more exciting than sand. It offers way more activities such as building snowmen, igloos or having snowball fights. You can hardly do any of the like with sand. Holidays in the snow can […]

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  High on a hill, overlooking the Andalucian city of Malaga and the vibrant blue sea beyond, is the ancient castle of Gibralfaro. From this vantage point, past the stands of pine and eucalyptus, the city stretches out in a shimmering haze, and the boats in the marina are nothing more than specks as they […]

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  The United States is such a varied and exciting place to visit that it is a difficult task to choose just a few regions to explore. Below, however, is a list of the top five states to visit. Of course, it is easy for tourists to underestimate the sheer size of the continent. Many […]

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Ahhh…. Mexico. So suitable for sun, sea and sand and…skiing? It may seem surprising in a country more associated with warm beach holidays, but Mexico does have places to ski.  There are ski resorts with good off-piste skiing for experienced skiers with instructors for beginners and improvers. Bordering its big cousin the United States’ southern […]

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  Often referred to as God’s own county, the magnificent county of Yorkshire has long been a favourite with nature lovers, historians and people who want to embark on an adventure. One of the best ways to explore this stunning county is to take a ride on the North Yorkshire Moors Railway. This journey will […]

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