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5 Things You Might Not Have Known About Dubai

5 Things You Might Not Have Known About Dubai

"Burj Dubai Tower, the tallest tower in the world"The largest city in the UAE, Dubai is known for its lavish hotels, ultra-modern architecture and designer shopping. But there’s more to this Arab city than you might have initially realised. From its unusual laws to its male-to-female ratio, here are five fascinating facts about this plush desert destination that you might not have otherwise known. Continue reading “5 Things You Might Not Have Known About Dubai” »

Winter sun wonders

Winter sun wonders

"Warsaw in winter"Escaping the cold, grey UK for a week or two of winter sunshine is the perfect way to end your year.

It’s easy to feel the pressure at this time of year, with Christmas looming on the horizon and darkness closing in early every day. There are thousands of affordable deals for a week in the sunshine, and the mood uplift you will gain makes it worth any price. Continue reading “Winter sun wonders” »

Saving Money Tips: Keep You Wallet Fat on Vacation

Saving Money Tips: Keep You Wallet Fat on Vacation

"plane"Taking a vacation should be enjoyable, but often the cost of travel makes planning a vacation a bit stressful. There are many ways to cut these costs and to free up more money to spend on souvenirs and entertainment during your trip. Here are a few of the best ways to save money on your travel expenses. Continue reading “Saving Money Tips: Keep You Wallet Fat on Vacation” »

Being Stuck at the Airport Can be a Good Thing

Being Stuck at the Airport Can be a Good Thing

"airport parking"If you travel often, you’ve probably spent many long, boring hours at the airport where you either try to take a nap or while away the time staring at people passing by. It’s time to take advantage of your stopovers and to discover the amenities that await you at many of the world’s best airports. Continue reading “Being Stuck at the Airport Can be a Good Thing” »

Beyond Surfing : An Ocean of Fun in Maui

Beyond Surfing : An Ocean of Fun in Maui

"beach activities"So you’re finally on your way to Maui. First things first: Great choice! Maui is home to some of the highest ranking beaches in the world, miles upon miles of coral reef, vibrant sea life and even a dormant volcano. But don’t just marvel at this island’s beauty, take advantage of the opportunity for some serious ocean fun. Continue reading “Beyond Surfing : An Ocean of Fun in Maui” »

Tips for people planning an active adventure holiday

Tips for people planning an active adventure holiday

"coasteering"If you’re something of an adrenalin junkie, I’m fairly sure the thought of spending a holiday doing nothing more than lazing in the sun is probably enough to bore you to tears. Instead, you’re likely to find an active break is a much more productive way to spend your time off. Continue reading “Tips for people planning an active adventure holiday” »