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5 Different Types of Winter Break

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Winter is, in most parts of the world, the coldest and breeziest time of the year. This usually occurs during December, although it differs in terms of dates. Every culture in various regions also differs on how they spend their winter breaks. Below are some of the best winter breaks you can enjoy and indulge: Read More »

3 GREAT PLACES TO COMBINE A FAMILY AND GOLF BREAK

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PORTUGAL Portugal is an established family holiday destination with a variety of attractions and activities for the young and the old. Its wonderful combination of spectacular beaches, breathtaking sceneries, fine weather and award winning golf course make it ideal for a family and golf break destination. Read More »

3 ONCE IN A LIFETIME TRIPS

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A TREK IN THE HIMALAYAS Any avid trekker dreams of trekking in the world’s highest, largest and most inhabited mountain, the Himalayas Mountains. The mountain consists of a series of rugged ranges that spreads over a distance of 3,500 kilometers across several countries including Pakistan, China, India, Nepal, Bangladesh and Bhutan. The Himalayas, believed to be the abode of the ... Read More »

Things to Consider on your Family Ski Holiday

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Winter is here and there is nothing more promising and exciting that the promise of a ski holiday for the entire family. However, if not planned correctly a relaxing holiday would not be achieved. For this reason there is a need to list down and remember things to consider on your family ski holiday in order to make sure that ... Read More »

Top ice diving spots in the world

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Ice diving is a sporting activity that consists of deep penetration diving in ice. Divers are harnessed to a line that goes up to the surface and the diver swims under the ice to a certain exit point. The end and entry points are usually holes dug through the ice to the water beneath it. This is mainly done using ... Read More »

Precautions to Take During Ice Diving

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Ice diving is a type of penetration diving where the diver goes under water with only a single entry or exit point. The ice above places the divers in an overhead environment as the diver can only surface on reaching the exit position. It therefore requires a lot of training and expertise. A numbers of security and safety measures are ... Read More »

Lima, Peru-Foods to Try Out

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Right in the heart of Lima there are structures centuries older than Machu Pichhu—sitting among the high-rises and city streets. Commonly referred to as huacas these adobe-brick pyramids are ancient sacred places associated with a pre-Incan culture of which little is known.In the Lima neighborhood of Miraflores, HuacaPucllana is said to predate Machu Picchu by 1,000 years. You can visit ... Read More »

All You Need to Know about the Keys, Miami

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The Keys, an archipelago of small coral islands linked by the Overseas Highway, are strung out like beads on a necklace from the coast of Florida. Their laid-back ambience, slightly old-world glamour and tropical beauty make them a fascinating and relaxing holiday destination. The 150 mile drive from Miami to Key West is a classic American road trip. Ride in ... Read More »

3 Great Reasons to Visit Birmingham, Alabama

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It’s puzzling that Birmingham should be such an underrated city, considering its numerous festivals, its vast natural beauty and abundant parks, their lovely, affordable hotels, and their many family friendly attractions. Come learn about the history of Civil Rights, and enjoy the welcoming southern charm of its people who make this city a marvelous tourist attraction. Read More »

Charleston: How to Book an Intoxicating Southern Vacation

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Why does Charleston top the lists of best U.S. travel destinations year after year? The city blends Southern charm, Eastern history, and a luscious stretch of waterfront to create a unique allure. The air is warm with grace and sunshine, and church steeples and glimpses of the sea dominate the view. The people of Chucktown are welcoming, the pace leisurely, ... Read More »