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See Masterpieces of Modern Art in Venice

See Masterpieces of Modern Art in Venice

Welcome to the Peggy Guggenheim Collection... Overlooking the Grand Canal, housed in a treasure chest of Istrian stone, is the Peggy Guggenheim Collection. This, the most important museum in Italy for European and American art of the 20th century,...

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Become a Martial Arts master with Si Ping City Shao Lin Martial Arts Academy

Become a Martial Arts master with Si Ping City Shao Lin Martial Arts Academy

  Teaching Chinese traditional Shao Lin martial arts to the world wide since 1995 Welcome to the homepage of the Northern China Si Ping City Shao Lin Martial Arts Academy. Our facilities are open for students who sincerely wish to...

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Win! A trip to Nice, the capital of the French Riviera!

Win! A trip to Nice, the capital of the French Riviera!

If you’re looking for sun and culture then head to the South of France! With the sea on one side and the mountains on the other, Nice is the ideal place...

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EUROPA-PARK: one of the best theme parks in the world!

EUROPA-PARK: one of the best theme parks in the world!

This season visitors can once again expect many great surprises and innovations in the world’s best theme park. Europa-Park won the award as the world’s best theme park and the park is once again offering...

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15 travel apps you never knew you needed

15 travel apps you never knew you needed

Check out our list of 15 apps ideal for travelling, but that aren’t strictly travel apps. Fingers at the ready … From researching your destination to buying the clothes or gadgets you...

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Discover your secret paradise in the Maldives

Discover your secret paradise in the Maldives

For a long time the Maldives has not been considered a destination suitable for gap year travelers, yet alone affordable. But since the introduction of local island guesthouses and budget airlines flying from Sri Lanka and India, the Maldives...

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Make Oktoberfest a part of your Gap Year history

Make Oktoberfest a part of your Gap Year history

Stoketoberfest: a brief background It was almost a decade ago that the weary Stoke Travel caravan limped into a Munich campsite with delusions of festive grandeur. The caravan was loaded with all kinds...

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Cheap City Breaks for the tightest of budgets - Barcelona!

Cheap City Breaks for the tightest of budgets - Barcelona!

Summer is just around the corner which means only one thing! It’s almost holiday season, but for those of you whose bank accounts are looking a bit worse for wares, we have found the best cheap city...

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WIN! A Gorilla Glue Survival Kit

WIN! A Gorilla Glue Survival Kit

Gorilla Glue products have been helping people with the Toughest Jobs on Planet Earth for over eight years and we’ve teamed up with the national adhesives brand to give one lucky reader the...

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Top 10 travelling questions for first time travellers

Top 10 travelling questions for first time travellers

You’ve decided to go travelling – great choice! But, now you’ve got a million questions buzzing around your head, right? We’ve devised a list of the 10 most need to know questions...

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Top 10 things to do in Rome

Top 10 things to do in Rome

Rome is Europe's third most visited city and one of the most exciting destinations to include in any gap year itinerary. If you need some inspiration, here are some cool travel tips on the top 10 things to do...

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Summer in the city: Düsseldorf, the place to be!

Summer in the city: Düsseldorf, the place to be!

  A jam packed calendar of major events throughout the year adds to Düsseldorf’s status as an eventful city in Germany. Especially in the upcoming summer months, Düsseldorf is going to prove its...

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The scene in Houston

The scene in Houston

Discover a mix of southern charm and urban appeal in H-Town. Sure, the oil industry, medical sector and NASA remain big business here, but now they share the spotlight with a crop of rising-star chefs and arts and culture...

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Exploring the best of incredible Cape Town

Exploring the best of incredible Cape Town

Positioned on a peninsula along the southwestern coast of South Africa, Cape Town is a magical port city that wows visitors from all over the globe.   From the majestic Table Top Mountain to the penguin-filled Boulder's Beach,...

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