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Top five sights in Madrid

by phil March 30, 2015 Tips

Madrid is an ideal destination for a city break: it is located a short flight away from most European capitals and is a popular stopover for flights coming from Asia and Latin America. There are plenty of museums for those who enjoy art; parks and gardens for those who are looking for active holidays; and […]

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Boho chick to petrolhead in the space of 5 days

by phil March 20, 2015 Tips

Planning a vacation isn’t easy at all. There are so many details to be taken care of, and regardless of how meticulously I try to map out stuff, I always get the nagging feeling that I have forgotten to pack something that eventually turns out to be true! Horns of a dilemma… A few months […]

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Vegas Baby – Enjoy without Inhibitions!

by phil March 20, 2015 Tips

I have just returned from one of the best weekends of my life! At times, life can get extremely stressful, especially if you have a full-time job and 3 hyper-active children. We needed some alone time – with my husband, Ian’s 35th birthday approaching, we decided to live it up a little and go straight […]

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4 Ways to See Australia

by phil March 12, 2015 Tips

From a travel perspective, Australia’s assets are well known. The Great Barrier Reef off the coast, Ayer’s Rock in the interior, some of the world’s most impressive beaches and a wild coast in the west. And it’s not just natural wonders that make Australia an attractive destination. There are dynamic urban areas like Sydney, Melbourne […]

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My approach to travel insurance after traveling for 5 years

by phil March 6, 2015 Tips

In 5 years of travel, I have experimented with just about every possible configuration of travel insurance, including traveling with no insurance at all – never a good idea, and I will explain why in a moment. When I first started traveling, I did not know how long I would be gone for. I left […]

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Going To Spain This Summer? Then Make Sure To Visit These Villages

by phil February 25, 2015 Tips

For many people, Spain conjures up images of famous and highly visited seaside resorts, but for many others, that’s not enough. They have a broader vision. They expand their horizons and spend some time exploring a few of the many picturesque Spanish villages. Booking a flight The first thing to do is to stop daydreaming […]

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