South America is a truly wonderful part of the world. There is just so much diversity on offer here – the rainforests of the Amazon, the peaks of the Andes, the glaciers of Patagonia, Mayan and Incan ruins, beautiful white beaches… it is all available for you to enjoy.
And if all these myriad natural wonders are simply not doing it for you, the cities of South America are also pretty amazing. Rio de Janeiro, Buenos Aires, Quito, Bogotá… Read more [...]
Trying to decide what to take and what to leave behind can be a bit of a nightmare. Most of us overpack, ending up carting around clothes we never wear and items we never use. Downsizing before your travels, whether you’re just going away for a week or two or you’re planning an extended tour, takes some organising.
Extended tours can be hardest of all, especially if you’re camping or motor homing and there’s the need for additional Read more [...]
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What are family vacations for? We like to pretend they’re about relaxation, but seriously, how much rest can you really expect when you’re traveling with excited kids? From their perspective, vacations are about adventure. Running with this, and giving them a real adventure, can be thrilling for the whole family. It can be educational for them and build up their confidence, as well as giving them an enthusiasm for exploring the world, which Read more [...]
There are many ways that you can get rid of anxiety at the airport, such as doing yoga and meditation exercises, but sometimes all you need to get away from all that hustle and bustle is a delicious meal paired with a nice cocktail or glass of wine. If you're ever passing through the following airports, make sure you wind down with a little food and drink at the following restaurants:
The Perfectionists' Cafe in London Heathrow
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