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5 Reasons Why Travelling is Good For You

July 22, 2021

Travelling is one of the best things that you can do for yourself as it enhances your life in many ways. But if you have been on the fence about travelling, we have some interesting reasons why you might want to duct off your passport and travel the world.   You will learn a lot about yourself When you are stuck in the same place, it can be hard to learn anything new about yourself. When you travel, you are…

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Taste the Flavors of the World Without Leaving Queens

July 20, 2021
Queens, New York City

Queens is the most ethnically diverse place on Earth. Here’s a fun fact: it’s home to over one hundred nationalities. It’s basically a melting pot of ethnicities, cultures, and languages. And, of course, a big gastronomic pot, offering a variety of cuisines. Just imagine a myriad of unique, hard-to-resist tastes, spices, ingredients, and meals. You can get nibbles from every corner of the planet and taste the flavors of the world without leaving Queens. Buckle up; we’re going on a…

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Traveling to the Carvoeiro, in Algarve (Portugal)

July 2, 2021

2021 Update!   As many of you follow me on social media, I love to go to the south of Portugal, called the Algarve, most specifically in the town of Carvoeiro. My family and I always go there for the holidays as it is a simple town, great for families and very calm, but with everything that you need, from supermarkets with British food (just like being at home) as well as great and cheap restaurants with excellent Portuguese food,…

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Beaulieu Attraction Revs Up for Full Reopening

June 9, 2021

Beaulieu is excited to have reopened its indoor spaces since Monday 17th May, welcoming back visitors to the National Motor Museum, Palace House, World of Top Gear, and Beaulieu Abbey exhibition in time for summer, following the easing of restrictions. With Beaulieu’s beautiful grounds and gardens and action-packed Little Beaulieu adventure play area already open to visitors, the next step in line with the Government’s roadmap will see the doors being opened to the much-loved indoor features of the attraction.…

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11 Breathtaking Places To Visit in Your Lifetime

May 13, 2021

As most know, our world is filled with breathtaking places you can visit, both natural as well as human-made ones. Even though it is quite hard to visit all the places in one lifetime, there is no reason why you shouldn’t at least try. For those who want to start knocking off places off their bucket list here are the 11 most breathtaking places you need to visit in your lifetime.   The Ring Road, Iceland     If you…

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8 Amazing Things to Do in NYC This Spring

April 21, 2021

As you’re probably aware by now, New York is the place that never sleeps. Sounds cheesy? Yes, but it’s true. If there’s one place in the entire world that offers so much, then it’s definitely New York City. However, last year, the whole world was hit with the Covid-19 pandemic which unfortunately forced a lot of small businesses to close, while people were instructed to self-isolate and follow the social distance guidelines. New York, of course, took a major blow,…

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Want a Proper Christmas and New Year travel? Madeira is Welcoming You!

November 16, 2020

While all the bridges and flights are closed, each country defending themselves against what all of us were fighting off this year, there are still places you can travel with the proper precautions, and please be aware of you and whoever you travel with, have a bit of common sense not to take the virus with you and follow all the rules. If we all follow the rules of wearing masks, washing hands, make a test if you feel any…

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Safety Tips for Traveling During the COVID-19 Crisis

September 9, 2020

If you had your way, you’d stay home and self-quarantine. But circumstances demand you travel, and you need to board a plane, COVID-19 or no COVID-19. So how can you protect yourself and your family if they plan to accompany you? While traveling is a high-risk activity, there are steps you can take to minimize the danger. Take the following eight measures.   1. Improve Your Diet At least a week or so before departure — preferably earlier — start…

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Haunted Hotels: The Mermaid Inn – Rye, East Sussex (UK)

September 4, 2020

Take a look at this Inn, the only Mermaid Inn rich in history in the UK!   The Cellars dating is from 1156 and the building was rebuilt in 1420. Mermaid Inn is a Rosette recognized dining, with affordable rooms and medieval architecture, but those are not the only things going on in Rye’s historic Mermaid Inn. Guests who check-in at the centuries-old pub, can expect to rub shoulders with some of its regulars, not all of whom are alive.…

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