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Top 5 Things To Do In Ireland

If you listen to the stories about Ireland, you will spend your break drinking, dancing and looking at hills. For many people, this would actually be a brilliant holiday and there would be no need to uncover different activities and past-times. However, in the classic words spoken by Alan Partridge, “there’s more to Ireland than [...]

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The Ultimate Guide to Abandoned Places

If you’re a budding urban explorer and love wandering around and taking photos of abandoned buildings, take a look below at some of the most interesting abandoned places in the world! Chernobyl  In 1986, a reactor in the Chernobyl Nuclear plant exploded causing the worst nuclear power plant accident in history. The people of Chernobyl [...]

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Caribbean Magic

If you’re after a luxury escape, what could be better than sailing around the Caribbean on a first-class cruise ship? Let’s be honest, when it comes to an unforgettable getaway, Caribbean cruises certainly rank highly in the ‘luxury’ stakes. So how can you get your own bit of Caribbean magic? Your best bet is to [...]

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Melbourne’s International Eats

There’s no reason to assume that Melbourne, the capital of Australia’s Victoria province and that country’s cultural mecca, would be one of the best places in the world to experience a variety of international foods, but then, there’s no reason not to. So with that in mind, and having resolved to book a Melbourne hostel [...]

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Touring the UK’s most Bizarre Festivals

As an island country, the United Kingdom has an array of diverse and distinct cultures and customs, which can at times be wacky and wonderful. As we approach the summer months, the people of Blighty get ready to celebrate a huge number of festivals, ranging from the colourful and musical to the downright wild and [...]

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Weird and Wonderful Milan: The Bone Church

The Italian city of Milan has much to recommend it: a world-renowned fashion industry, an enthralling charm and, of course, its gelato. But did you know that there are also some pretty weird sights in this stylish and sophisticated city? Sights like the Bone Church, known in Italian as the Chiesa di San Bernardino alle [...]

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New Zealand Road Trip – Part 9

(This is part of a multi part series – to check out the previous entry, click here!) Epilogue   It’s hard to know how you’re supposed to feel when you leave a place, especially if you feel like you’ve really had a life altering experience during your time there. On one hand it’s sad to see [...]

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New Zealand Road Trip – Part 8

(This is part of a multi part series – to check out the previous entry, click here!) There and Back Again   It was going to be hard to top the last day, or any of the days for that matter, but we were bound and determined to make the most of our last full day [...]

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New Zealand Road Trip – Part 7

(This is part of a multi part series – to check out the previous entry, click here!) Free Falling    Skydiving was one of those things I said I wouldn’t mind doing but the opportunity never really presented itself. Finding myself in New Zealand, I was about to find out if I could actually go through [...]

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New Zealand Road Trip – Part 6

(This is part of a multi part series – to check out the previous entry, click here!) Kipling was Right   I don’t think I’ve been as excited for a drive before as I was for the one to Milford Sound and looking back on it, I can’t think of a better drive I’ve taken since [...]

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