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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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Papua New Guinea: Nature and Culture

Intrepid travelers seeking something far from the easy going shores of the Caribbean or the comforts of modern Europe can embark on the ultimate pristine beach break to the wilderness of Papua New Guinea. This off the beaten track adventure is as close to the unknown as you can hope to get, a place…


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Taketomi Island: White Sand Beaches, Japan

Take a deep breath of pristine air and throw yourself into the floral beauty and ancient traditions of Taketomi Island in Japan. Perched off the shores of Okinawa this tiny island is home to a mere three hundred inhabitants who spend their days strumming stringed banjo instruments, tending the…


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Harbin Ice Festival: Snowy View of China

Every year thousands brave the nerve searing temperatures, the winds and the bright blue cold to flock and see the famous Harbin Ice festival in China. Whilst summers in China are all about blushing cherry blossom, shimmering green rice paddies and sparkling lakes, the winter takes on its own kind…


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Mount Parnassus: Visit the Delphi Oracle

Many made the dawn light trek up the mountainside of Mount Parnassus, bathed in the first rays of Zeus. Crushing wildflowers underfoot and clinging to crumbling rocks as the path got steeper. Deep in the heart of the mountain, behind a veil of mist and smoke and otherworldly wonders, sat the Delphi…


Himalayan Peaks: Mother Nature's Magic

Dramatic, imposing and nothing short of majestic – the Himalayan peaks are one of Mother Nature’s most impressive feats. These are mountains beyond mountains, these are peaks that cut like a knife through the clouds, that dwarf all living things and that not even the furious beating of a birds…


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Visit Sedona: Steeped in Spiritual Bliss

To visit Sedona will be an experience you wont forget. It seems to cast a spell from the moment you set eyes on her; mystical, made up in the finest colors and steeped in spiritual bliss, it’s no wonder new age travelers trek across the globe to step foot on her hallowed ground. Arizona is a…


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Visit Georgetown: Washington DC

If you’re taking a luxury escape to the great power city of Washington DC, consider you visit Georgetown. This pocket of leafy cobbled streets, chocolate-box houses and high-end shopping and dining offers two sides to your city break. It’s the perfect base to enjoy the city’s famous Smithsonian…


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Portmeirion Wales: Italian and Welsh Wonder

Usually associated with grey slate homes, rising snowcapped peaks and deep clad forests, Wales doesn’t seem like the type of place where you would stumble into an Italian village. Yet Portmeirion Wales  with its pastel colored Mediterranean architecture, its grandiose fountains and its lush…


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The Pride of Africa Train: Rovos Rails

The Pride of Africa train, Rovos Rail, claims to be “The Most Luxurious Train in the World” so it was not without some eagerness that I immediately accepted their offer to experience this prestigious train experience. Rovos Rail offers various journeys throughout Africa. And you would be…


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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…


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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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Eguisheim Alsace: Wine Route Guide

Wine lovers will find their own piece of pristine paradise along the  Wine Route when they stumble into the village of Eguisheim Alsace . With its simple sunlit dappled vineyards, its breath of fresh air tumbling down from the mountains and its famous aromatic grapes crushed to make the perfect cup…


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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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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…