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Magnificent Mayan Ruins In Central America

Magnificent Mayan Ruins In Central America

The Maya civilisation is famous for its calendar, mathematical and astronomical systems, as well as intricate architectural buildings and unique written language. The Mayans inhabited a large area of northern Central America, and many of the ruins can seen to this day. Visiting any one of the Mayan temples and […]

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Where To Watch Whales In North America

Where To Watch Whales In North America

Whale-watching trips are massively popular today – many former whaling communities have taken on board conservationists’ arguments and switched to whale tourism as a viable source of income. And now, with tracking methods becoming so sophisticated, any boat that sets off to find a pod of whales can be reasonably […]

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Solo Adventures In New York City

Solo Adventures In New York City

If any city, in any country, is equipped to entertain any kind of travellers whatsoever, then it is surely New York. Whatever you want from a holiday you can indulge in it here – even chillaxing on the beach, surprisingly. Gorgeous Far Rockaway beach is only a short train ride […]

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Experience The Lakes Of The Canadian Rockies

Experience The Lakes Of The Canadian Rockies

There can be few more impressive sights other than the reflective calm of a lake at sun rise or sunset and if you’ve got plans to head to the Canadian Rockies any time soon then you’ll be pleased to know that the place is just bursting with them. Providing both […]

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Food

Tell Me About Tequila!

Tell Me About Tequila!

Tequila holds a fearsome reputation in the hearts, and livers, of many social drinkers. But what does the average Briton really know about this famous drink, which has a sadly unsavoury reputation over here? When I began researching this article, my only experience of tequila had been at the culmination […]

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Great Ideas For Last Minute Family Getaways

Great Ideas For Last Minute Family Getaways

The school summer holidays are almost upon us and if you’re still scratching your head as to what to do with the kids this year then you best hurry as time is running out. Often we leave things right up until the last minute and from procrastinating to having far […]

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Come to America!

10 of the Must See Sights in America

If ever there was a country that you simply ’must see’ then surely America has to be it. Packed full of some of the most exciting and energising cities on the planet as well as many of the world’s most iconic landmarks, the US presents untold options no matter what […]

by × May 29, 2013 × Comments are Disabled