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  1. Unique places to celebrate Holi Festival of Colours in India

    posted by Shivya Nath | 0 Comments

    Unique places to celebrate Holi Festival of Colours in India

    Mar052015

    There is more to India’s famous festival of colours than the colours themselves! Holi is about celebrating brotherhood, the divine love of his devotees to the Hindu deity Krishna, the onset of spring and India’s varied and spectacular cultural heritage. So dig out some old clothes (for they will get irreversibly colored) and most adventurous side, and celebrate Holi like the locals do with these five insider tips.

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  2. Don’t forget the Gilis! Nine reasons not to overlook Bali’s little sisters

    posted by Lima Curtis | 0 Comments

    Don’t forget the Gilis! Nine reasons not to overlook Bali’s little sisters

    Mar042015

    Bali has been on the tourist trail for years now and while it’s certainly not a spot to miss, make sure you set aside some time to abandon the crowds and explore Bali’s three little sisters; Gili Tranwangan (aka Gili T), Gili Air and Gili Meno.

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  3. Share your Holi Festival experiences and win a GoPro

    posted by Emma Martell | 0 Comments

    Share your Holi Festival experiences and win a GoPro

    Mar042015

    The Holi Festival of Colours is one of the messiest and most exhilarating celebrations in the world. This Hindu festival is now celebrated in cities around the world, from Berlin to New York, but to truly experience Holi you have to travel to its birthplace in South Asia.

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  4. Which iconic landmarks will be going green for St. Patrick’s Day?

    posted by Emma Martell | 0 Comments

    Which iconic landmarks will be going green for St. Patrick’s Day?

    Mar022015

    Every March 17th, iconic buildings, statues and other landmarks around the world are illuminated green to celebrate everybody's favourite national holiday, St. Patrick's Day. From Christ the Redeemer in Rio to the Empire State Building in New York, everybody's Irish on St. Paddy's Day.

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  5. The only St. Patrick’s Day playlist you’ll ever need

    posted by Colin Rivera | 0 Comments

    The only St. Patrick’s Day playlist you’ll ever need

    Mar022015

    We have curated a Spotify playlist to make sure your St. Patrick's day celebration is top notch. Whether you're in New York, Dublin or Tokyo, enjoy this Irish musical feast.

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  6. Why you shouldn't skip Tasmania when you go to Australia

    posted by Sarah Kilbourne | 0 Comments

    Why you shouldn't skip Tasmania when you go to Australia

    Feb202015

    What's the first thing that comes to mind when you think of Australia? Snorkeling the Great Barrier Reef, marveling at the Sydney Opera House or surfing in iconic Byron Bay? Mainstream Australia understandably gets a lot of attention, but don't forget to share the love with Tasmania.

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  7. Urbexing around Europe: Enter if you dare!

    posted by Matt Emmett | 0 Comments

    Urbexing around Europe: Enter if you dare!

    Feb112015

    To the urban explorer, the ‘No Entry’ signs hanging off crumbling residential buildings and forgotten industrial spaces across Europe are a promise of hidden wonders. These places, once full of life, are now silent and still, their character and stories laid bare without the distraction of former inhabitants.

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  8. Speed dating and micro-breweries: top Valentine’s Day ideas for single travellers on a budget

    posted by Emma Martell | 0 Comments

    Speed dating and micro-breweries: top Valentine’s Day ideas for single travellers on a budget

    Feb092015

    We've put together a selection of the best hostels to spend Valentine's Day, whether you're looking for love or enjoying the single life. From speed dating in Madrid to a micro-brewery full of beautiful people in Berlin, dead flowers and broken hearts in Prague to ruin bars in Budapest.

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  9. Romance on a shoestring: 7 of the best Valentine’s Day hostels for couples

    posted by Colin Rivera | 0 Comments

    Romance on a shoestring: 7 of the best Valentine’s Day hostels for couples

    Feb092015

    Ditch the bouquet and card this Valentine’s Day and whisk your loved one off for a romantic break they’ll never forget – without breaking the bank! We’ve put together a list of the most romantic hostels for couples, where gorgeous private rooms cost much less than a hotel.

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  10. Just Off the Beaten Path in Belize and Guatemala

    posted by Joe Baylis | 0 Comments

    Just Off the Beaten Path in Belize and Guatemala

    Feb022015

    Like a line of ants moving through the forest, you are guaranteed to find a trail of Westerners travelling from Cancún to Guatemala City via Belize. But that doesn’t mean you won’t find any hidden gems along the way – you just have to know where to look.

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