Mexican Festival Dia De Los Muertos

Mexican Festival: Dia De Los Muertos

Sugar crush skulls, dancing in the streets and otherworldly celebrations marks the calendar for the most famous Mexican festival  - Dia de los Muertos. Image Courtesy: commons.wikimedia.org/Tomascastelazo Raising a glass of tequila to those who have passed over may seem a tad morbid, but in…


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Luxury Interactive in London

At Luxe in a City we love any excuse to rave about the big smoke and  this fall there is a fabulous high class affair in the heart of the capital city of London. The rumble of red buses, the flashy boutiques on Oxford Street, the cream colored fairytale of Buckingham Palace, the changing of the…


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Mustique Island: Elite Luxe Escape

Privacy and perfection make Mustique Island a favored destination for royalty and red carpet starlets and with one glance at the thatched palm huts and pearly sands you will know why. This is an elite destination for those who seek nothing more than supreme serenity, to splash in the riches of…


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Visit Tuscany: Sweetness in San Gimignano

You rarely hear someone say 'do not visit Tuscany'. This honeymoon haven is filled with rustic farmhouses scattered across the green sun glazed hills, frescoes hidden in the chambers of every church and rolling vineyards inviting you to stay awhile and sip the delights of open cellar doors. San…


Stonehenge Solstice

Stonehenge Solstice: Experience History Today

Egypt may have the might of the pyramids, Easter Island may have their heads, but England has their circle of stone monoliths, an enigma steeped in spiritual charm, known as Stonehenge. Surrounded by the rolling greens and remote desolation of the Salisbury Plain you can witness one of the wonders…


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Vernazza Cinque Terre: Shades and Coves

Trying to describe the famous Italian Vernazza Cinque Terre is a true smorgasbord of cliché. But honestly the vineyards do tumble down the golden cliffs. The air is thick with the scent of fresh broken basil leaves and the zest of lemons and the last rays of light illuminate the pastel houses…


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What to do in St Lucia: Caribbean Adventure

What to do in St Lucia depends on you as a traveler. But whatever kind of traveler you are, there are an abundance of things to do in St Lucia. Here are some of the must-see spots on this stunning Eastern Caribbean island. The Pitons These mammoth volcanic peaks that dominate the south west…


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Visit Slovenia: 10 Fascinating Facts

As you may have realized by now, I am a extited to visit Slovenia.  Nestled in Central Europe, Slovenia is tucked between Italy to the west, Austria and the magnificent Alps to the North, Croatia to the south and Hungary to the east. It is a small yet beautiful land of vast forests. Rugged mountain…


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Taprobane Sri Lanka: Private Bliss

The exotic shores of  Taprobane Sri Lanka are calling  you to come out and play. The private island is a stone’s throw away from the shores of Weligama and from your own idyllic luxury villa you can glance out at fishermen casting their nets in the warm waters, watch cows bobbing gracefully to cool…


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Thailand Adventure: Ko Phi Phi

Lovers of Leonardo Di Caprio's thailand adventure movie The Beach, may faintly recognize the pale turquoise waters, the shimmering white sands and the impressive rocky peaks of Ko Phi Phi and Maya Bay. This is one of the locations chosen for its mesmerizing paradise charm and solitude, the latter…


Pyramid of the Moon in Teotihuacan

Pyramid of the Moon: Teotihuacan

Flying over Mexico City, on your way to see the pyramid of the moon, you are certainly awe struck by how far the low lying buildings spread and once you touch down the chaos enters your soul. After spending days in the city feeling as though you are going to fall over from the altitude, sipping…


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Visit Angkor Wat: The Lost City

Would you like to visit Angkor Wat? The intricate carved temples of the lost city of Angkor are one of the main reasons travelers sojourn thousands of miles but nothing can prepare you for the spectacle. Mesmerizing and mystical it is hard to believe that these ancient wonders were once carved by…


Bodhi Tree at Bodhgaya

Bodhi Tree at Bodhgaya

Those who have ever sat for a second in the lotus position, who have pored over Herman Hesse’s Siddhartha and who dream of seeking a glimpse of enlightenment will grasp the chance to sit beneath the famous Bodhi tree of Bodhgaya. This is said to be the spot where Prince Siddhartha rested beneath…


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Haleakala Hawaii: House of the sun

Maui seems to capture the very essence of pure Hawaii with its verdant volcanoes, its Azul blues and its frothy pink hibiscus flowers blooming through every nook and cranny. Myth and legend seep through the lush fertile soil, soft music drifts through the balmy air and waterfalls dive into soft…


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Uluru Australia: Watch the Crowning Sunset

Rising like a red ruby on the horizon, the mystical splendor of Uluru  Australia seems to entice you from afar. The mighty Ayers Rock is the crowning jewel in Australia’s natural heritage and said to be a place that stirs the ancient magic deep in your bones. Whether you choose to believe the…


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Cenote Sagrado: Rare and Amazing Experience

Nothing will prepare you for the natural wonder of the Cenote Sagrado in the deep paradise of the Yucatan peninsula. Those who adore a taste of wild swimming will leave their heart at the bottom of the deep sacred well, a place where the water shimmers unbelievably bright and the hanging vines…


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Savoca Sicily: Catacombs and Coppola

Francis Ford Coppola immortalized Savoca Sicily in his silver screen masterpiece ‘The Godfather’, yet when the tour buses roll out of town you are left with a piece of perfect Italy. The village etched into the cliffs with its dusty crumbling homes, its sleepy trattorias and its wisteria draped…


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Lantern Festival Taiwan: Light Up the Sky

Centuries of culture, winding coastal roads, sweeping forests and world-class cocktails – these are just a handful of reasons to visit the elegant and sometimes childish grace of Taiwan. There is something about the ‘other China’ that makes you want to crack a smile, to run barefoot in the grass…


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Carnival of Venice: Sheer Extravagance

Venice is a land laced in romance, winding canals and renaissance dreams and is one of the many reasons why travelers fall in love with the lure of Italy. Those who seek to be inspired by the costumed extravaganza that floods the shores and sweeps the gondolas off their feet should glide into…


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Wild Swimming: Best in Europe

There seems to be something wild and unbridled about stripping down under the cool shade of verdant green trees and plunging into the very veins of Mother Nature with a spot of wild swimming. Watching the sunlight dapple on the water, feeling the shift of the willows waving in the summer breeze and…