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Reasons to take out European travel insurance

It’s not nice to think of something spoiling any trip you are planning to make to Europe, but unfortunately bad things do happen (I know, ihave been robbed a few times in Europe), so buying travel insurance really is a must and here’s what you need to make sure it covers: Cancellation If you have […]

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Backpacking through Europe on 4 wheels

We all think of backpacking as something that is synonymous with being a student and taking a gap year, it’s become almost a rite of passage for many youngsters to travel to Europe with just a backpack and stay in cheap hostels and travel on foot. This classic vision however is not the only way. […]

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Exploring London

London is steeped in history and landmarks, and has very many tourist attractions to visit. When visiting London, it’s best to plan ahead to make the most of your time there and to also make best use of the transport links. There is a good mix of modern and traditional across London. The top attractions, […]

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The Other Side to Amsterdam’s Nightlife

Amsterdam in the Netherlands has been a centre of European culture for centuries. While its nightly attractions are most commonly associated with the Red Light district and ‘brown cafes’, the city’s nocturnal activities encompass a lot more than that. Below are some of our favourite forms of evening entertainment for the capital city. For other […]

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Istanbul’s Top 5 Historical Sites

Helen Simpson is an Istanbul-based travel writer and editor working for online travel guide My Istanbul Info which covers everything from attractions to accommodation, restaurants, nightlife, events, shopping, history, culture and more. When she’s not writing about Istanbul, she’s exploring its little known backstreets in search of the next best street food. Istanbul’s Top 5 […]

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Dublin – Things to See and Do in the Springtime

The wonderful city of Dublin is an excellent place to visit at any time of the year, but it’s probably at its most magnificent during the spring time when the flowers are in bloom. In early to mid April, you’ll be able to catch the last of the daffodils, there will be plenty of tulips […]

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