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July 31, 2014 |
What to Do at Bangkok Airport

Stuck in Bangkok Airport with an 8 hour layover and wondering what to do? Join the club. No, not the fancy club of airline lounges and free booze. This is the club of the weary, sweaty and the stranded. Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport You’ve decided that you’re not braving Bangkok traffic and visiting the city during [...]

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April 8, 2013 |
Italy by Train with Rail Europe

Think of travelling through Italy by train and the mind conjures up images of rolling hills, undulating landscapes and bright sunflowers swaying in the breeze. Train travel has always held an element of romance with a focus on the journey as well as the destination. With Rail Europe and the various high speed Italian rail [...]

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January 22, 2013 |
Top 10 Things to Do in Dubai

If you’re travelling to Dubai for the first time or having a stopover en route to Europe, the Emirati city is well worth exploring. Depending on your timeframe and budget, here are top ten things to do in Dubai, listed in no particular order. 1. Visit one of the gargantuan shopping malls such as Mall [...]

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January 14, 2013 |
Guide to Avoca Beach on the Central Coast

Avoca Beach Avoca Beach is a coastal town on the Central Coast of NSW, an easy hour to 90 minutes’ drive north of Sydney, depending on traffic. The small town is built around a surf beach which makes it a popular holiday destination. To get there, take the Scenic Highway at Gosford then follow the [...]

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December 9, 2012 |
Passe Navigo Découverte 2012 Rates

Passe Navigo Découverte is a convenient pass that allows you unlimited travel on the Paris métro, bus, RER and Montmartre funiculaire within your chosen zones from Monday through to Sunday. Effective 1 August 2012, the €5 rechargeable card which is valid for 10 years can be topped up as follows: Travel Zone Cost for Recharge [...]

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March 8, 2011 |
Venice Day Trips by Train

There is more to the Veneto region than seeing Venice and the islands of Murano, Burano and Torcello. The area in the north of Italy is home to several towns that can easily be explored on day trips. You could either base yourself in Venice or stay just outside of it as we did in [...]

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