• MELITTA AVANZA SERIES 600 FULLY AUTOMATIC COFFEE MACHINE
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    Fuel Your Travel Plans With Coffee

    MELITTA AVANZA SERIES 600 FULLY AUTOMATIC COFFEE MACHINE ⇷☓⇸ One of the most exciting parts about travelling is the planning stage. Who, what, where, when and how play a major part and be both riveting and daunting at the same time. Everyone’s different. Some people are spontaneous. Some like to have a day-by-day itinerary. Some are happy just exploring a city on foot with no real plans to speak of. And some just want to sit on the beach and relax – doing stuff isn’t their idea of a relaxing vacation. I find the same comes to coffee. I prefer a decent latte or a classic Americano to get me…

  • How to Travel from Home
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    How to Travel from Home

    SATISFY YOUR TRAVEL URGES WITHOUT LEAVING HOME ⇷☓⇸ After coming back to the UK after years of travelling around the world I often get asked how I deal the dreaded post-travel blues and staying in the travel mind-set to keep on going.  It’s a tough question to answer and one I often ponder myself sometimes, as I am sure many other travellers often do as well. There is honestly no easy way to avoid the blues, especially if you are back for a significant amount of time.  What makes it harder is when you are required to stay at home due to health issues, family ties or other commitments and…

  • Japan's Best Attractions
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    Japan’s Best Attractions

    HOME OF GOOD FOOD & MARIO ⇷☓⇸ If you are looking at heading to explore the beautiful country of Japan, then you will soon realise that there are way too many things to do and therefore can be a little overwhelming. Depending on when you visit, and how long for, you may not be able to fit everything in which means you will need to prioritise for when you are there.  Having spent 10 days there, you will easily be able to travel to places such as Tokyo, Kyoto and Osaka to get your fill of Japanese history, culture, cuisines and downright weirdness. Here are my top 8 best attractions…

  • Edge of the World, Jasper, Canada
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    Your Ultimate Guide to Canada

    EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ⇷☓⇸ Canada, the land of wild moose, passionate games of ice hockey, a staple diet of maple syrup and of course intense natural beauty. With its geography, almost as diverse as its history and people, Canada is one of those countries you really need to visit and explore before you die.  There are honestly, very few places on Earth that offer plentiful natural wonders that are not only breath-taking but unique as well. Whether its crystal turquoise blue waters, rugged Rocky Mountains, vast rolling green lands, thundering waterfalls or places that literally look like the Edge of the World. Here are the top 8 places to…

  • Machu Picchu, peru
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    Hiking to Machu Picchu

    FIRST STEP EXPEDITIONS PERU ⇷☓⇸ Home to one of the seven wonders of the world, alpacas, rich culture and delicious food. Peru has long been a tourist destination, and it continues to attract travellers from all walks of life, budgets and every corner of the globe. For many, Machu Picchu isn’t simply a stop on a convoluted trip through the Americas – it is the reason to board a plane to Peru in the first place. So, if you’re planning a trip to experience Peru, then the tour company you choose makes all the difference. The size of the group, itinerary, service and amenities all come into play. My partner and I…

  • First Step Expeditions, Rainbow Mountain, Cusco, Peru
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    Climbing Rainbow Mountain

    FIRST STEP EXPEDITIONS PERU ⇷☓⇸ When you think of Peru, you instantly think of Alpaca’s, delicious Peruvian cuisine and of course the famous world wonder that is Machu Picchu. What most people don’t realise is that it is also home to the beautiful Rainbow Mountain which is taking social media by storm. So, if you’re planning a trip to experience Peru, then the tour company you choose makes all the difference. The size of the group, itinerary, service and amenities all come into play. My partner and I were guests of First Step Expeditions, and this is our review of our one day hike. Highlights Superb organisation and itinerary Knowledgeable…

  • Palacio Manco Capac, Ananay Hotels, Cusco, Peru
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    Palacio Manco Capac – Ananay Hotels

    CUSCO’S BEST VIEWPOINT STAY ⇷☓⇸ Staying at Palacio Manco Capac – Ananay Hotels is to enjoy the authentic luxury of relaxing in a homely atmosphere in the centre of town, perched on the hills overlooking the beauty of Cusco. Surrounded by stunning architecture, quirky hidden markets, and a quick walk from the best restaurants in Peru. The hotel is built on an ancient republican house, found on San Cristobal hill, which is where the foundation of Manco Capac’s original residence used to be. In the property you will find an authentic Inca wall which you should definitely check out and admire. The local shops & restaurants are a short walk…

  • Cooper Boutique hotel, Cusco, Peru
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    Cooper Boutique Hotel

    CUSCOS CENTRAL DESTINATION ⇷☓⇸ Staying at Cooper Boutique Hotel is to enjoy the authentic luxury of relaxing in a homely atmosphere in the centre of town and the heart of Cusco. Surrounded by stunning architecture, quirky hidden markets, and a quick walk from the best restaurants in Peru. The local shops & restaurants are right on your doorstep and you will find yourself in an energetic and lively city, oozing sunshine and unique history. The hotel is designed to the highest standard making it extremely comfortable, cosy and stress free. The rooms are brilliant, offering cosy furnishings and amenities, designed with your comfort in mind. It is a place to…

  • Manto Hotel Lima, Lima, Peru
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    Manto Hotel Lima – MGallery

    STAY IN PERUVIAN LUXURY ⇷☓⇸ Staying at the Manto Hotel Lima MGallery by Sofitel is to enjoy the authentic luxury of revitalizing in the financial, commercial and entertainment heart of Peru, surrounded by green spaces such as Olivar Park or the San Isidro golf course, and a quick walk from the best restaurants in San Isidro and Miraflores. Situated about 45 minutes drive away from the airport, the local shops & restaurants are right on your doorstep and you will find yourself in an energetic and lively city, oozing sunshine and unique history. The hotel is designed to the highest standard making it extremely comfortable, cosy and stress free. The…

  • enchanted galapagos lodge, Santa Cruz, Ecuador, Galapagos
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    Enchanted Galapagos Lodge

    A PEACEFUL PARADISE ⇷☓⇸ Located in the highlands of Santa Cruz, Enchanted Galapagos Lodge is a beautiful place to stay and it is an ideal base for those who want to explore the Galapagos. This tranquil sanctuary, is tucked away from the hostel bustle of the main town and here you will find wild tortoises around and a short drive away from the Charles Darwin sanctuary. Situated just a short drive away from the airport, local shops & restaurants, you will find yourself in an energetic and lively city, oozing sunshine and unique decor making it extremely comfortable, cosy and stress free. The rooms are brilliant, offering cosy furnishings and…