Exploring Ancient Egypt: How to Spend 24 Hours in Cairo

Egypt is paradise for any history buff with plenty of ancient ruins, monuments, tombs and museums to encapsulate and educate There is no better place to start than the capital city, Cairo. With a population of over 19 million, it …

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In Search of the Geisha in Kyoto

One of the most iconic symbols of Japanese culture are the Geisha girls. (Photo Credit: Flickr) Geisha are traditionally high-class entertainers. Working in tea houses, they entertain guests with performances in dance, music and art. Controversially, they also had a …

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Mexico: Holidaying on the Riviera Maya

The Riviera Maya is located just south of Cancun, on the Yucatan peninsula, Mexico. It encompasses the popular resort of Playa del Carmen, the island of Cozumel and the ancient ruins of Tulum. The riviera is swamped with all-inclusive resorts …

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The Natural Wonders of Malaysian Borneo

The island of Borneo is still one of the lesser travelled parts of Asia. The island is split between Indonesia and Malaysia; whilst the Indonesian Borneo remains largely isolated and undeveloped, the Malaysian Borneo has, in recent years, become a …

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Top 3 Amazing Islands in Malaysia to Explore and Relax

Malaysia’s warm tropical climate, long sunny days, crystal clear waters and pristine beaches make it the perfect destination to relax, unwind and find your perfect island paradise. While many parts are highly geared for tourism, it is still possible to …

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Cruising Halong Bay

Halong Bay is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and in 2012 was listed as a new World Wonder. The bay is made up of thousands of huge limestone boulders that jut out of the waters creating unusual and striking scenery …

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Zika Virus: All You Need to Know

At present, there is a Zika Virus outbreak spreading its way through South and Central America, with the worst affected area in Brazil, with an estimated 1.5 million cases reported country-wide. (source: CDC) The disease itself is most problematic in …

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Exploring China: 4 Highlights of This Incredible Country

China is a huge country spanning 9.5 million square kilometres and is home to 1.4 billion people, making it the country with the largest population in the world. From the mountains and deserts in the west, to the rolling hills, …

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Tall tree in Tanzania with mountains in background and stormy sky

Exploring Tanzania: The Land of Natural Wonders

National parks, beaches and mountains, Tanzania is a nature lover’s paradise. It is an ideal destination for a two-centre holiday where you can combine a week on the beach in Zanzibar or increasingly popular honeymoon spot Pemba, with a week …

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A Brazilian Adventure: 5 Must Dos!

Brazil is a huge country, spanning 8.5 million square kilometres. It stretches from the mighty Iguaçú Falls in the south, up to the vast and remote Amazon basin in the north. In total, it shares borders with 10 other South …

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