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Paris is always a good idea: best things to do in the City of Lights

From authors such as Hemingway and Emerson to celebrities like Audrey Hepburn, Paris has captured the imagination of vagabonds and the culturally-attuned for generations. This hasn’t changed in the modern era, as Paris was the 3rd most visited city in the world in 2016, with 18 million people passing through immigration at Charles de Gaulle airport. Want to join them in the coming months? Don’t wait until the last minute to plan your trip to France’s gift to the world. Below, we will share several ideas on how you can make your time in the City of Lights memorable. 1)…

The Best Way to See Barcelona

  Barcelona is one of the best cities in the world to explore and was built over a long period of time, showing history from the Romans and more recently Gaudi but that’s not the only reason why people explore the rich city of Barcelona, a city renowned for it’s culture and people. Many people choose to take a tour to discover every corner of Barcelona with BGB. There are so many things to see, to get the most of your trip you need someone to show you around. A tour guide will help you to get your bearings of…

Family Days Out in the Manchester Area

Summer is almost here, and before we know it, the school holidays will be upon us, so now is the time to start planning those family activities to keep the kids amused. Here, we have come up with four ideas for great family days out that will not cost the earth and will appeal to parents as much as the kids. Best of all, each one is within easy reach of Manchester City Centre. Why not make it a day out for everyone, and have a real family adventure by going by bus or taxi in Manchester as it has…

Insanely Breathtaking (Yet Little Known) Islands You Should Visit Soon

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Sometimes all you need is simply a fine getaway – but not where the path leads – but those really far and remote places where you can relax or engage your mental and physical wishes. For that, we’ve prepared some of the world’s most far-flung islands. Don’t worry if you’ve never heard some (or all) of them before, most people haven’t either. Vanuatu Located between Fiji and Australia, the island nation of Vanuatu boasts 80 islands, and is a very popular destination both for Australians and backpackers from all walks of life. The main island of Efate has an active…

New Trends on Tourism in Britain Revealed

A UK based online travel agency has been conducting an ongoing piece of research in the habits of British holiday makers. They have now extended their research to look specifically at trends on tourism in Britain. Inbound tourism has been found to be a major economic driver. The UK economy appears to be more reliant on tourism than many people had previously realized. This according to UK based online travel agency https://www.sunshine.co.uk, who have been recently expanded the reach of their ongoing survey into the habits of British holiday makers. Now, they are also considering the impact of inbound tourism…

Tips To Make the Most of Watching Euro Championship in France

Photo by CC user TeZeD17 on Wikimedia Commons The Euro Championship is second after World Cup and is something many people look forward to. If you are watching this season’s Euro Championship in France, you may need some tips to help you enjoy the events more and keep memories about every of your steps while in France. After the matches, you have several places to visit and many activities to indulge in while in France. Here are tips that will guide you on your visit to France for the Euro Championship. Carry your passport everywhere If you are a visitor, you…

The Best Countries for Street Food in The World

Mexico one of the Best Countries for Street Food in The World

Restaurants are fine and dandy but if you are craving the real deal, nothing beats street food. While many places offer street food, the best countries in the world for street food need to offer variety, authenticity, atmosphere, killer deals and most of all unique flavors. Check out a few of my favorite locales for street eats: Thailand Often the first country that comes to mind when you think about the best street food in the world, Thailand offers delicious, affordable and sometimes seemingly bizarre eats. What set Thailand apart is the accessibility of their street foods. Cooking on the streets is a way…

Best Places to Buy a Vacation Investment Property

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Looking for a cool vacation destination that may also earn you some cash? Here are some of the best places to buy a vacation investment property. From beachfront to mountain side these homes will cater to all tastes and nearly all budgets. With the rising dollar, the time may be right to purchase an international vacation investment. So have a look a look at this list but remember to always do your homework when it comes to financial decisions. Japan’s Mountains Tokyo is usually what comes to mind when people think about Japanese properties but why not consider a chalet…

The Best Christmas Markets in Europe

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There is truly no place like Europe for Christmas. So it will come as no surprise that European Christmas markets are in a class of their own. From snowy cobblestone streets ripe with old world charm to surprising traditions that you will you will want to bring back home with you, here are a few of the best Christmas Markets In Europe that are not to missed. Paris The city of lights shines extra bright during the holiday season. With close to a dozen markets throughout Paris and their locations ranging from the Notre Dame Cathedral to directly below the…