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Review: Hotel Kazbek in Dubrovnik, Croatia

  Hotel Kazbek was constructed in 1573 by one of Dubrovnik’s noble families, Zamanja, as a holiday residence. Often dubbed as one of the most romantic cities in the world, it lives up to expectations with every white stone wall steeped in history. Hotel Kazbek is no different. The building was burned and plundered in […]

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Travel Tips For Amazing Adventures

  Travelling the world is one of the most amazing experiences you can ever take part in. The globe is teeming with interesting people to meet and fantastic destinations to visit. So here’s our top travel tips for amazing adventures. Take it in One of the best ways to understand what a place is like […]

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Why England Is A Top Holiday Destination

England frequently gets a bad rap for its hospitality. We can’t keep blaming Basil Fawlty forty years after the fact. The English abroad have been known to be rude and brash, and those in customer service have been known to fail in noticing it is the customer that pays their wage. For some of us […]

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Review: Gili Pearl Villa in Gili T, Lombok

The Gili Islands are an archipelago of three islands off the coast of Lombok in Indonesia. Gili T is the biggest and most developed of the three, with plenty of dive schools, restaurants, bars and parties. The emerald-green waters are filled with beautiful marine life, and when the surge is right, there’s a great little […]

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Ethical Travel: Shark Crisis

Since learning to Scuba Dive two years ago on the beautiful island of Roatan, we’ve educated ourselves on the sea and become passionate about our world’s oceans. There’s an estimated 500 – 870 million people that directly depend on the oceans to survive and over 1billion people rely on fish as their primary source of […]

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Happy 27th Birthday!

Merry Birthday Beth! Two phones and a scooter down, lets hope 2014 brings better luck! I’m predicting you’ll become an accomplished writer, credible surfer and I’m sure there will be plenty of massages, lattes and cheesecake to come! X      

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Missing loved ones at Christmas

I can barely recall last Christmas. The tragic and sudden death of my Brother Matthew five days earlier had left our family in a terrible state of shock. It hit all of us like a tonne of bricks at a time of year when you want your loved ones close. Our family has become fragmented […]

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Getting Lost & Found in the Cloud Forest, Panama

The ‘cloud forest‘ is a tremendous site. Every afternoon in rainy season, the clouds roll in, then the rain, which is followed by epic thunder and lightning. Luckily as we were leaving Bocas, someone tipped us off about a secret hostel. We were told this was only for serious adventurers, but we were ready to […]

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Where to stay in Bocas Del Toro

We stayed at two hostels during our time on Isla Colon in Bocas Del Toro. The first was Mondu Taitu, which was renowned as the ‘party’ hostel in a town already focused on partying. The hostel was friendly and had a nice vibe to it (lots of colourful murals). We chose to get a private […]

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