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Anzac day: what to do

Anzac day: what to do

| April 22, 2016

What is Anzac Day? Anzac Day is one of the most important occasions in Australia and New Zealand. It gets its name from the acronym for the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps – proudly known as the ANZACs. The day commemorates all Australians and New Zealanders killed in war and honours returned servicemen and […]

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Everything you need to know about thai new year

Everything you need to know about thai new year

| April 22, 2016

For a few days each April Thailand’s streets are awash with water as the country celebrates Songkran, or Thai New Year. Combining a traditional Buddhist holy day and a giant water fight, Songkran is Thailand’s biggest party. So here are 10 things you need to know about Thai New Year. The word Songkran comes from […]

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The world’s best alternative safaris

The world’s best alternative safaris

| April 15, 2016

A safari can be an unforgettable experience and is deserving of a place on anyone’s bucket list – but there’s more than one type of safari. Here are some less conventional, yet equally epic safaris.   1.Horse Riding Equestrian safaris allow you to get much closer to animals – particularly those that are easy to […]

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