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This blog collection is all about updating you on the latest tips and most practical pieces of advice when travelling to certain locations around the world. All our blogs in this section are packed full of handy tips and insightful insiders' knowledge from fellow travellers drawing from their own past globetrotting experience or having conducted extensive research when getting ready for their future trips.

The must-pack items, the best clothing attires according to travel season, the top specific rules to respect local traditions as well as handy extras that will either make your holiday smoother or add unique special touches to enhance your overall experience. Whether you're venturing out solo, with a partner, a friend or the whole family, this blog series will equip you with the best insiders' knowledge on where to go, what not to miss and how not to go wrong, whatever you plan to do and wherever in the world you are travelling to.

Follow this blog collection for frequent updates on the latest advice for up-and-coming destinations, the most trending attractions, the hippest locations and the best ways to get around pesky limitations, regulations or rules in certain venues or destinations. In short, before you head out anywhere this is the place to check out first!

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  • 09 Nov 2018
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  • Lucy Grewcock
Always adventuring

Ten reasons why Mauritius is so unique

If you've ever wondered what it is that draws so many holidaymakers to Mauritius and then keeps them coming back time and time again, this blog post will let you in on ten amazing reasons that make this Indian Ocean island so attractive. Beyond its natural captivating beauty, there's so much more to Mauritius than meets the eye and makes this a spellbinding destination worthy of discovery in many more ways than one.
  • 31 Jul 2018
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  • Laura Rawlings
To travel is to live

Top 25 experiences to capture St Lucia's essence

Saint Lucia may be one of the smallest Caribbean nations in terms of size but that shouldn't be taken to mean it lacks in variety of fun pursuits and leisure options. This blog post explores the many ways you can get to know this beautiful island beyond (but not excluding) its pretty beaches and how to get the most of a St Lucia holiday, depending on your interests and inclinations. From active pursuits to pampering and romantic ones, here are 25 ways to experience St Lucia.
  • 26 Jul 2018
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  • Caroline Howley
The world's longest out of office

Cuban culture shocks: 10 things that will surprise you about the island

Cuba is a country with a history like no other. Due to this, visitors are in for a number of fascinating culture shocks, from the nation's diversity to its lack of adverts and internet. Here are my top ten Cuban culture shocks.
  • 08 Jun 2018
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  • Travel Story
  • Caroline Howley
The world's longest out of office

Cuba: What to pack, plan and read before you land

From working out your itinerary and packing for the weather to delving into Cuba's revolutionary history and literary legacy, there's plenty you can do to prepare yourself for your trip.
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