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A fantastic time in San Francisco

Ever since I ticked off New York a couple of years ago San Francisco jumped to the top of my ‘must visit’ list. So I was… let’s just say a little bit excited to take to the skies and finally land in the City by the Bay. I arrived on a Saturday night and checked […]

Vegas numbed the pain of turning 30!

This blog was written by Mandy – one of e-commerce team who was lucky enough to celebrate her 30th Birthday in Vegas! There are hundreds of reasons why folk descend on the big bright lights of Las Vegas; stag dos, birthdays, or just for the hell of it. Nowhere in the world can compare […]

New York

My first time in New York City

I’ve always wanted to go to New York and was massively excited to be going for the first time with work to extend my knowledge of this fantastic city. I had an idea of where I wanted to go and what I wanted to see. I was getting even more eager to be there when the […]

How to pack lightly for a holiday in New York

So good they named it twice, New York is one of the world’s premier vacation spots, with millions taking annual pilgrimages to the city famed for its late night partying, giant pizzas and outspoken fashion sense. Nothing could spoil a vacation to the Big Apple, apart from an oversized suitcase you have to lug from […]

Hong Kong

10 things to come from Hong Kong

Hong Kong; somewhere we’ve all heard of and somewhere most of us probably want to visit. But aside from the fabulous food and the stunning skyline, just what has the world been given from Hong Kong. Here are our top 10 things to come from Hong Kong. Tsingtao Beer Everyone loves a beer and tasting […]

Alternative Christmas shopping to New York

New York has Fifth Avenue and the original Tiffany’s, not to mention world-famous department stores like Macy’s and Bloomingdales, the houses of just about every big-name fashion designer and some of the best-known bookshops. However, that doesn’t mean that New York is the only place to do your Christmas shopping. This year, why not seek […]


Top 10 beaches to visit in Asia

There are thousands of beaches in Thailand alone, never mind Asia. Not all beaches are created equally though – if you’re planning a visit to the continent you’ll need to have a good idea of the best beaches for your holiday intentions. After all, you don’t want to find the family wandering onto a nudist beach, […]

Far East: Know your phrases

As a traveller in Asia, you’ll be surprised how easy it is to get by in countries where you don’t speak the language. Even if you’re the only person who speaks a word of English, you can usually rely on nonverbal forms of communication, along with local people’s genuine desire to be helpful, to get […]

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Top five historic landmarks in Philadelphia

| April 13, 2015

When you think of Philadelphia there are many things that come to mind, the Liberty Bell, Benjamin Franklin, Independence Hall, the Fresh Prince etc. Yes, Philly isn’t without its history both old and new, and with that comes many places to visit. Here are our top 5 historic landmarks, without any obvious Rocky mentions. Magic […]

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The animals of Sri Lanka

| April 9, 2015

Mention the word safari and Sri Lanka might not spring to mind, but it’s a country that’s filled with wildlife. Here are just a few animals you can spot while there.   Sri Lankan elephants These elephants, the largest of the Asian elephants, can be seen nearly everywhere, even walking down the road. A great […]

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The best ways to get around in Chicago

| April 9, 2015

You’ve arrived in the Windy City, hotly anticipating all the exciting places you’re going to visit and sights you’re about to see. All that’s left to do is to plan how to travel around to check out these iconic spots. Fortunately, with a bit of planning and know-how, this can be a breeze. To help […]

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Best unseen spots in Sri Lanka

| March 26, 2015

Beautiful and diverse, Sri Lanka is a country still relatively untouched by tourism; making it the perfect spot for people who like to get off the beaten path. While Colombo, Galle, and Kandy are great places to visit, there’s more to Sri Lanka than these more popular destinations. Here are a few spots most tourists […]

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