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Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 12.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Juliet Kinsman: Sometimes quality isn’t written in the stars The Independent Stars. Diamonds. Rosettes. Are these classifications much cop? I first came to question their relevance when a pal booked us a luxury girls’ weekend and we ended up at […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 11.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel Notre Dame Cathedral brushes up for 850th birthday Toronto Sun Quasimodo would be overjoyed. Notre Dame Cathedral has had its lighting improved, a new viewing platform erected to appreciate its Gothic facade, its organ renovated and is about to have […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 10.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel The ultimate packing list for tech-loving travellers The Independent What technology should you pack when you travel? First, you need something to put everything in. A case such as the Rimowa Salsa Air (from £353; rimowa.com) is ideal. It’s stylish and super-lightweight, with […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 07.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel The deep south (of France) by train The Independent Considering how close are Britain and France – the White Cliffs of Dover stand just 21 miles from Cap Gris Nez – you can fly to an implausible number of French […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 06.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel The only way is Cornwall – or is it Devon? EasyJet to launch new Southend-Newquay route The Independent The only way is Cornwall – or is it Devon? The latest flight from Southend revealed by easyJet departs from the second […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 05.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel App vs map on a trip to Paris The Independent Equipped with a smartphone, Emily Jupp aimed to navigate her way around the city. But did technology trounce the traditional guidebook? Where are we?” “Somewhere in Montmartre.” “I need a […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 04.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel ‘Gangnam Style’ puts Seoul on the travel map USA Today As the shiny black party van glides down Teheranno Boulevard past Prada, Gucci and Louis Vuitton windows, the driver hits the remote, releasing a soft rain of colored LED lights. […]

Grown-up Travel Guide News Update – 03.12.2012

In which we present a regular round-up of news from the world of Grown-up Travel 48 hours in Florence, Italy Toronto Sun Art, magnificent buildings, exquisite food and wines. What is not to like about the home of Michelangelo’s David? Florence is well known for its fine Chianti, but while you are here, become acquainted […]