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  1. From Commercialism to Catholicism in a few miles

    Mauritius story written by MichaelJM on December 09, 2013

    Quote: It was back in 1975 that tourism hit Mauritius and it was here in Grand Baie that commercialism hit the island And as it was on route for our northern tour of the island it seemed churlish not to stop off and have a...

    From Commercialism to Catholicism in a few miles
  2. What Is a Cypriot?

    Limassol story written by CarolinaPanthers1983 on December 04, 2013

    Quote: Cyprus is a small island country that sits in the Mediterranean surrounded by Greece from the west, Turkey from the north and east, and Egypt from the south. This country has been conquered and occupied by many empires ...

    What Is a Cypriot?
  3. Pre-paid or Fleet cars?

    Hampi story written by koshkha on December 09, 2013

    Quote: If you want to take a taxi from an Indian airport you will have plenty of choices but they can be confusing. If it’s your very first time in India, I would recommend to splash out a bit and ask your hotel to send a car. ...

    Pre-paid or Fleet cars?
  4. London Free Walking Tour

    London story written by Jodeci527 on December 06, 2013

    Quote: When visiting a new city, there may be several sites of interest which you'd like to see, and if you're short on time, a guided tour may be your best bet. In cities like London, there are so many different types of...

    London Free Walking Tour
  5. Never short of a cafe in Ashbourne

    Ashbourne story written by catsholiday on December 02, 2013

    Quote: Cafes in AshbourneAshbourne is an old market town at the gateway to the Peak National Park and as such is a place that becomes full of tourists on sunny summer days. The rest of the time it is just an average sort of...

    Never short of a cafe in Ashbourne
  6. Lunch at the HMI Canteen

    India story written by koshkha on December 09, 2013

    Quote: One of my top tips for a snack lunch in Darjeeling is the canteen at the Himalayan Mountaineering Institute which offers super-cheap filling food, wholesome and filling enough to help you go out and climb a mountain in...

    Lunch at the HMI Canteen
  7. The Beautiful Island of Zakynthos

    Zakynthos story written by lak11 on December 07, 2013

    Quote: I spent my last holiday (this year) on the island of Zakynthos. It was my first visit to this island although I have been to several other Greek islands, and also to the Greek mainland. I went here with my husband and...

    The Beautiful Island of Zakynthos
  8. A beginners course in birdwatching

    Mauritius story written by MichaelJM on December 02, 2013

    Quote: There were only half a dozen or so different varieties of birds around our hotel but it provided easy bird-watching and there antics proved to be fascinating. I took one step closer to fight my fear of birds. Over the...

    A beginners course in birdwatching
  9. The Other Presidents Featured

    United States story written by MilwVon on December 16, 2013

    Quote: There are a total of 13 US Presidents that have a Presidential Library & Museum, administered by the National Archives. I have been fortunate to visit (and write about) six of them but the remaining seven will be...

    The Other Presidents Featured
  10. Dharma Bodh Ashram

    India story written by koshkha on December 09, 2013

    Quote: Our driver seemed determine to make sure we got our share of temples and after two Buddhist temples and monasteries, he took us back into Kalimpong town and dropped us at a third. He didn’t tell us anything about it so...

    Dharma Bodh Ashram
  11. Filled with magic

    Orlando story written by linzeeloulabelle on December 06, 2013

    Quote: My husband and I spent our honeymoon (and got married) in Orlando, Florida in September/ October this year. However, we weren’t planning on this being a wedding and honeymoon at the time we booked it. The holiday was...

    Filled with magic
  12. A Walking Introduction to Ljubljana

    Ljubljana story written by travelswithkids on December 04, 2013

    Quote: Ljubljana, the capitol of Slovenia, is a very pedestrian-friendly city, so what better way to learn about the city than through a walking tour? Walking tours of the central city depart every morning from in front of...

    A Walking Introduction to Ljubljana
  13. A Charming Swiss Village

    Engelberg story written by Jodeci527 on December 06, 2013

    Quote: Engelberg is a charming little resort village located a short distance away from the Swiss town of Lucerne. I mainly wanted to visit to catch a glimpse of the mountain scenery which the area is famous for, so I headed...

    A Charming Swiss Village
  14. Parting the Red Sea

    Rota story written by CarolinaPanthers1983 on December 04, 2013

    Quote: This body of water is famous. As many people know, The Bible mentions it when Moses takes the Jews across this sea and defeats Ramses and his Egyptian army by drowning most of them as Moses closes the sea. If you have ...

    Parting the Red Sea
  15. Sailing Through the Suez Canal

    Rota story written by CarolinaPanthers1983 on December 04, 2013

    Quote: The famous Suez Canal is a vital body of water that many ships use every day. The canal allows for ships to travel from the Mediterranean Sea into the Red Sea; therefore, ships can quickly go from Europe to Asia by...

    Sailing Through the Suez Canal

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