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20 of the world’s coolest and most beautiful road trips

There is nothing like jumping on a motorbike or getting your car and hitting the open road, especially if you can find an adrenalin filled adventure. From desert sands to Italy’s rugged coastline here are 15 road trips that should be on everyone’s bucket list…

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15 of the world’s most unusual landscapes

From the moving glaciers of Argentina to the fire mountains of Lanzarote here are 15 of the unusual landscapes chosen by our adventurous guest writer which have been created by only mother nature herself..

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10 of the best overseas volunteering projects

Volunteering abroad is a great way to give purpose to your travel adventures. While many people may immediately think of orphanages and beach cleanups when volunteering abroad comes to mind, those aren’t the only options. Hundreds of worthwhile volunteer abroad opportunities are out there, and most of them don’t require experience. Here are 10 volunteer opportunities worth shouting about…

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The world’s weirdest beaches

Three things spring to mind when someone says ‘beach’: sun, sea and swimwear. I bet now, in your mind you are picturing white sands, blue skies, rolling waves and a gentle, alluring breeze… sorry, where were we! Back to beaches. Ladies and gentlemen, after reading this post we are sure you will never think of beaches in the same way before – as we bring to you, the world’s strangest beaches..

10 of the most beautiful road trips in the world

Hitting the road with friends, family or a loved one has long been a favourite holiday choice. Road trips allow you to really experience the country that you are exploring by offering unrivalled opportunities to see the sights and meet the locals. Here is a run-down of some of the world’s favourite road-trip destinations…

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Top 10 movie-inspired vacation destinations

We know you don’t need any more reasons to travel, but we’re gonna give you even more and this time, it’s all about the movies! While we don’t all get to be jet-setters 24/7, it’s nice to know that we can at least mentally transport ourselves to…

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Hidden London: Top 10 places to visit

From Royal engagements (love them or hate them!) to Olympic preparations, London is firmly in the global spotlight as one of the places to see and be seen right now. If you’re visiting, don’t fall into the usual tourist traps – get to know a different side to the capital – with our top 10 hidden London places to see. Here is Part 1 of our London double-bill. Look out for next week’s guide to London markets…

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Top 10 places to visit in Australia

Australia is an incredible country, there is truly something for everyone. If you are a party animal you can head up the East Coast, if you prefer scenery then the West Coast is the way forward. Australia also has some excellent….