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August 2016

Insights from Frequent Flyers Geoff & Sandra Williams

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Geoff and Sandra Williams from Newcastle, New South Wales, Australia, are self-confessed travel addicts. Married for over half a century, they’ve traveled on 41 coach tours with 12 different companies, seen almost 70 countries (many…

Las Vegas US

Where to Visit in January

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As we ring in 2017, how better to celebrate the arrival of the New Year than with a vacation? January signals new beginnings and fresh opportunities to be fulfilled, conveniently coupled with low season prices…

National Park America

Seven Ways to Celebrate the Centennial of the National Parks of America

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The National Parks of America, though not the eldest of America’s institutions, are certainly some of its best loved. From the jaw-dropping Grand Canyon to the majestic glacier-made lakes of Grand Teton, there are few…

Berlin, Germany, Oktoberfest

The Best Trips to Take Around Oktoberfest

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Quite possibly the greatest beer event on the planet, Oktoberfest attracts thousands of suds-loving visitors to Germany each year. But while many people book direct flights to Munich, too few take the opportunity to explore…

Five Unforgettable Culinary Experiences with Insight Vacations

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One of the best things about traveling is getting the opportunity to try new foods and experience local specialties, which is why Insight Vacations places food at the center of its itineraries. Whether it’s a…

Why You Need to Visit Oberammergau

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Located in a quiet little Alpine valley in southern Bavaria, Oberammergau sits in the shadow of the brooding 1,342-meter peak of Kofel Mountain. Covered in colorful Lüftmalerei (murals) and surrounded by dense pine forests, this…

Fairmont Montreaux Palace Switzerland

Seven Reasons to Visit Le Montreux Palace in Switzerland

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One of the most prestigious hotels in Switzerland, Fairmont Le Montreux Palace is a Belle-Époque gem built at the turn of the 20th century. Standing tall in a microclimate on the shores of Lake Geneva,…

How to Buy a Sari and Other Indian Shopping Tips

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India is a shopper’s paradise. Whether it’s a bazaar, boutique, market, emporium, street stall or a conspicuously new mall, the country crams an impressive array of textiles, jewelry, art, spices and local goods into every…

Ten Facts You Never Knew About the Royal Edinburgh Military Tattoo

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Thanks to the Edinburgh Festival, which spans almost the whole of August, Scotland’s capital isn’t just on the map for holidaying Brits each summer, but draws in a huge international clientele too. And the festival’s…