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Amelia Island – the destination for relaxation in northeast Florida

This article is part fifteen of the series “Trip diary: Three weeks on the road in Florida” Teaser: New series starts this week Introduction: A three week road trip around Florida, June-July 2013 Hotel review: Park Inn Oslo Airport Flight report: Lufthansa New Business Class Frankfurt to Miami First impressions – a Limey driving in […]

Europe’s Top 5 Most Walkable Cities

Europe’s great cities abound with high-profile tourist attractions. But travelling through some cities is a constantly rewarding end in itself. Boasting vibrant city centres, beautiful vistas and tucked-away treasures, these five pedestrian-friendly oases demand to be explored on foot. Dublin, Ireland Photo credit: MaestroBen via photopin cc While the Emerald Isle’s gorgeous countryside is perfect […]

Take Your Winter Vacation To The Limit—Heli Skiing Is The Ultimate Experience!

Now that winter’s on its way, you might be looking at popular destinations to ski, snowboard, and relax in a picturesque resort. But if you’re a long time skier, you might by now be thinking, “If I’ve been on one trail, I’ve been on them all.” Maybe you have been on all of the top […]

Travel with a twist – Stay in an historic holiday home in Italy

One of the main aims of Grown-up Travel Guide is to inspire you to do something different for your next holiday. We try to find new places we know you’ll also enjoy discovering but also original angles on familiar destinations; unusual attractions, ‘hidden’ restaurants and wonderful hotels that you may otherwise miss. But it doesn’t […]