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India Travel Tips

India can and will chew you up and spit you out if you let it. I have compiled a list of India travel tips for the India 1st timer and seasoned /unseasoned traveler. India was the 40th country I have ever been to and I still hit a couple rocky patches. India can test even […]

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Top 5 Underrated European Cities

When it comes to great places to enjoy your precious time away from work, Europe is on the top of my list. Whether you’re looking to enjoy a romantic retreat with that special someone, relax and unwind on the beach or explore some of the world’s greatest museums, Europe really does have it all! Paris, […]

Why You Should Visit Tampa

It’s that time of year when you want to go on holiday, when the ground is frozen and your skin is pasty white. Why should you visit Tampa, Fl? Why not? Based on the eastern coast of Florida,  the sun is always bright, and the temperature warm!  There’s absolutely no reason for you not to […]

Top 10 Things to do in Antalya, Turkey

Antalya is a burgeoning Turkish city on the southern Mediterranean coast, an hour and change plane ride from Istanbul. Known for its terrific exchange rates and long warm summers, Antalya is a hot ex-pat site for UK’ers as well as a smattering of other vacationers from the US and Europe. Antalya is a terrific city […]

Thailand – 5 Must Do Thailand Experiences and Places

Thailand is a tourist dream land combining of tropical islands, delicious food, elephant rides and beachside, moonlit parties. You can have a varied experience in Thailand ranging from the luxury of a resort to the adventure of jungle trekking. Being easily accessible from Australia, a Thailand tour is a great trip away. If you haven’t […]

Geckos Goes Global

Geckos Goes Global – 15% off their most popular trips Everyone that knows me knows that I love to travel and when that travel is discounted, I love it even more! That’s why I was thrilled to see that in order to celebrate the New Year, Geckos Adventures is making it easier than ever to […]

My Thai Spirit house is better than yours!

Thailand is a Buddhist country and very spiritual. This is evidence by the little Thai shrines all over the country. I am not talking about the temples you go to worship, I am referring to the little houses that adorn most Thai households and businesses. Thai spirit houses come in all sizes and opulence and are a constant […]

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Top 10 Things to Do in the UK (outside of London)

Everybody knows London town is a hotspot for tourists. It’s packed full of incredible buildings, fascinating museums, first class theatres and cutting edge restaurants. You could easily spend two weeks there, submerging yourself in the sights, sounds and smells of big city life. But you’d be missing out if you spent your entire trip in […]

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Top 10 Things to Do in San Diego

San Diego is known for incredible year round weather, beautiful beaches and laid-back blissful locals. With so many fun things to do, it’s hard not to be happy if you’re lucky enough to visit America’s Finest City. From surfing and kayaking to shopping and dining, there is always something fun to in San Diego no […]

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Travel on the Cheap in SE Asia

One of the fantastic things about South East Asia is its cheap factor. Burma holidays and holidays in Cambodia, Vietnam and Thailand can be many times cheaper than a trip to European hotspots like Paris, Berlin, Amsterdam….can you say $14 beer? And in many ways, SE Asia is becoming a burgeoning traveler paradise.  For example, Bangkok, despite […]