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Getting to Barcelona Easyjet has as many as six flights a day from London Gatwick to Barcelona. Where to Stay (Barcelona) The Hotel Market is located in the quiet neighborhood of Sant Antoni close to the Metro and only a ten minute walk to the Ramblas. The rooms are of an adequate size with comfortable […]

Derwentwater is known as the “Jewel of the Lake District”, and it’s not hard to see why. In a region bursting with beauty, the countryside around arguably the most picturesque of the English Lakes is a hiker’s dream – not to mention a paradise for wildlife lovers, photographers, and anyone who appreciates the great outdoors. Names […]

Sailing and scuba diving go together like fish and chips. The chances are, if you’re enamored enough with all things aqua to go on a boating vacation, you’ll be tempted to slip beneath the surface and explore. But where to go? The vastness of the ocean makes this a brain-tickling decision and divers are notoriously […]

At the outermost reaches of the European Union lies a group of islands that Roman philosopher Pliny the Elder referred to as the “Purple Islands”. Soon after Pliny’s observation, military commander Quintus Sertorius came across the same landmasses and wrote of “the Isles of the Blessed”. What islands in the North Atlantic Ocean could possibly […]

Nowadays we are becoming increasingly aware of the benefits of natural environments. Indeed, getting back to nature can help with both physical and mental health, ensuring illness is kept at bay. Therefore, when planning your vacation this year, why not try something different and revitalizing? Here are five vacations that will reinvigorate your whole life: […]

Sitting serenely off Venezuela’s stunning coastline at the top of South America, Aruba is an island that manages to combine a feeling of the Caribbean with its own unique South American culture. The island is one of four constituent countries that make up The Netherlands and it is fiercely protective of its Dutch influence, despite […]

It’s an interesting era in the lodging and hospitality industry. At the same time the big chains are consolidating, top quality, owner-operated bed and breakfast inns and lodges are flourishing across the country. It shows that savvy and serious travelers still want the personalized service and unique atmosphere that only these smaller B&Bs can offer. […]

Anyone looking to take escape the stress of daily life on their next holiday would do well to consider visiting the Tuscany region of Italy. Renowned for its amazing landscapes, culture, history and art, it is the perfect place to take a step back, relax and unwind. Tuscany is best visited between late spring and […]

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