Where To Stay In The UK
November 13, 2012 – 8:33 pm | No Comment

Staying in the UK is becoming more and more appealing to families, couples and groups of friends alike as they rediscover what the British Isles has to offer in terms of country retreats, city breaks and beach holidays. No matter who you are, there is something for everyone looking to stay domestic for their holiday: […]

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Follow Us as We Visit Britain
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Follow Us as We Visit Britain

Beginning next Monday, you’ll be able to follow us as we visit Britain. During our stay, we’ll be tweeting from London about our adventures and the various goings on at the World Travel Market (WTM 2010), the premier global event for the travel industry. One of the highlights is sure to be our stay at […]

Travel Photo – A View of Pico Mountain
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Travel Photo – A View of Pico Mountain

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Robben Island – A Photo Essay
November 3, 2010
Robben Island – A Photo Essay

Certain places in the world are old to humanity. Standing in Istanbul or Jerusalem, one is struck by the history of these locations and by the knowledge that even before the first histories were written, these places were well known by humanity. Other places, like Robben Island, have always been isolated, far off, and, for […]

Where is it Wednesday?
November 3, 2010
Where is it Wednesday?

Can you guess where in the world this picture was taken?

More Creepy Places Around the World
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Travel Photo – Vendors along the Great Wall of China
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The vendors and shops just outside the Great Wall of China where I purchased an authentic certificate declaring that I had officially climbed the wall.

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Where is it Wednesday?
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Where is it Wednesday?

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Twitter Travel Favorites of the Week
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Bones Chapel – Capela dos Ossos in Evora, Portugal
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Travel Photo – The Spice Bazaar – Istanbul, Turkey
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Where is it Wednesday?
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