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6 of the best: Loire Valley castles

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Photo credit: archer10 (Dennis) 101M Views France-001651 – Diane’s Garden & Château de Chenonceau via photopin (license) If you are touring the Loire Valley in France, or based in Paris, you can’t miss the incredible chateaux in the area. You will rightly be blown away by their magnificence, but there are a LOT to choose […]

The Best Luxury Safaris in Africa

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If you’ve been dreaming of a luxury travel adventure to Africa, in search of magnificent wildlife sightings in the wild, consider these superb destinations below. Africa boasts great locations as can be seen in this luxury African safaris guide, but the most popular are the Kruger Park in South Africa, Serengeti in Tanzania and The […]

India – a land for the adventurous

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Photo credit: sandeepachetan.com Konkan Railway train ride in Maharashtra via photopin (license) India has been described as an incredible country and truly lives up to its reputation. From the lofty peaks of the Himalayas in the north to its southernmost tip Indira Point in the Andaman Sea, it is a spectacular landscape steeped in thousands […]

Been There, Haven’t Done That – 5 Things You Shouldn’t Miss in Taormina

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Continuing our mission to inspire and inform Grown-up Travellers we present the latest in our series of articles containing ideas for alternative things to do and see in well-known destinations. We started our epic journey around the world in good old London, then covered Stockholm, Copenhagen, Berlin, Oslo, Paris, Amsterdam, Chicago and Istanbul. We then hopped over to Australia with guides to Perth, Melbourne and Sydney – before returning to Europe […]

6 of the best…places to eat and drink in San Francisco

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Yes, I appreciate that this sounds like a bit of a stretch, to put it mildly. According to recent statistics, San Francisco  has more restaurants per capita of any city in the entire U.S. of A, with nearly 40 per 10,000 households and just shy of 4500 establishments, depending on where you draw the city […]