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Here you’ll find top tips for working holidaymakers, our picks for this year’s best tourist destinations, business travel advice & much more



Russia is the best holiday destination in the world. Here’s why

Yes, the title of this blog is indeed a bold statement. But before you start mentally listing your all-time favourite vacation spots, give us a chance. We can back it up! For instance, Russia is absolutely ginormous. So big in fact, that it is nearly the size of the (former) planet Pluto. This means that […]

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Top 10 China Destinations

China is a great country with a lot of history and places to visit. It is one of the richest in culture places to visit on earth. It is a country with a vast territory, huge cities, millions of people, and thousands of tourist attractions to see. China is a country with a very interesting […]

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Explore Auténtica Cuba

Over the past 18 months, Cuba has been in the news more than it has been in recent years. This is obviously due to the normalisation of U.S.A. – Cuban relations and the relaxation of the Cuba Trade Embargo. However, there have been many media reports pointing out that soon Cuba will be a changed […]

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7 Top Places to Visit in Perth

Perth is ranked one of the best places to live on the planet and also one of the world’s sunniest capital city. These are the top 7 places to visit in Perth: 1. Kings Park and Botanic Gardens Kings Park and Botanic Garden are often called the green heart of the city. It is located […]

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Indian E-visa Program for British Nationals

On 15 Aug, India finally opened its e-visa program for British nationals. The UK is one of the 113 nationalities eligible for Indian e-Tourist visa. The whole process and paperwork is much easier and cheaper. The aim of the Indian government is to boost tourism in India. Indian eVisa is for people who want to […]

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15 Tips for a Better Flight

You may have noticed that most of the countries have different policies concerning the items you are allowed to have with you when on board so you may wish to contact them and try to get more information before you start packing but here you are some basic general tips that are useful in any […]

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Top 8 Things to Do in Sydney

Sydney has it all: great beaches, magnificent harbour, and views to remember! If you plan to visit Sydney soon, check out if these below are on your bucket list. 1. Bondi Beach It’s definitely worthwhile to start with Bondi Beach. With its turquoise waters and golden sand, Bondi Beach is one of the most beautiful […]

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Working and Living Abroad – A Complete Guide

Today the world has become a global village and we are all free to choose where to live, study or work. Although it’s usually a rewarding experience, living abroad might be stressful if you haven’t considered all risks and responsibilities in advance. Make a Research Before you buy a ticket or accept a job offer […]

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A new British-Irish Visa Announced

This visa scheme will enable international tourists to travel to both countries with one and the same short-stay visa. Travellers from non-EU countries will be able to move freely between both countries on the same permit. This pilot project will be firstly launched for Chinese and Indian passport holders and later on rolled out widely. […]

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