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Koh Chang: The Alternative Thai Island

Thailand was once the go-to place for hedonistic backpackers and budget travellers but recently the country has seen a meteoric rise appealing to all kinds of travellers especially those keen to explore the the southern Thai islands. Phuket; much loved by expats, is a place for family holidays and weddings. Koh Phi-Phi island first came to the world’s notice back in 2000,...

Why Your Next Holiday should be in Nicaragua

For years, Nicaragua was considered pretty much off the beaten path with holiday makers choosing to venture to the Caribbean or to Costa Rica next door. But these days tales of contra rebels from Bianca Jagger’s homeland are being replaced by tales of undeniable natural beauty of its lakes, volcanoes (out of the 26, six are still active), jungle terrain,...

Make a Plan to Visit the Top Winter Vacation Destinations

Itching to get away and experience a new destination this winter? Here are 4 cities that discount travel site Hotwire says will be the top winter vacation spots. Madrid, Spain Spain’s capital has much to offer for tourists of all kinds and its climate makes it one of the top winter vacation destinations. Visit the “aristocratic centre”, located near the Plaza...

Top 6 Places in the World to Swim

Whether you’re diving into the deep caldera of an extinct volcano or skimming along the top of crystal-clear waters, the world offers many truly awesome places for a beautiful swim. Here are the 6 best that you’ll find anywhere on earth. Red Beach, Santorini , Greece A crescent-shaped island in the middle of the Aegean Sea, Santorini was once...