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Scandinavian Nature

Scandinavian nature From the lakes of Norway to the forests of Finland, the white nights of Midsummer and the ethereal Northern Lights, the magnificent coastline and breathtaking mountains, Scandinavia boasts extraordinary natural beauty, and the relationship between Nordic people and their environment is symbiotic. Breathtaking beauty Scandinavia boasts seldom-rivalled landscapes. Norway, with the longest coastline in Europe, […]

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Cruise and Maritime

Copy provided by Cruise & Maritime, September 2018. A special article written for our customers with details and descriptions of 2019 itineraries! Which cruise might you choose? Cruise & Maritime Voyages Cruise & Maritime Voyages is Britain’s leading independent cruise line and 2018 heralds their 9th year of operating no-fly cruises, specialising in regional sailings […]

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Bakers Dolphin – Experts in Coach Travel Since 1889

Experts in coach travel since 1889 Established for over 128 years, Bakers Dolphin is an award winning Coach Operator based in the South West of England. We are one of the largest coach travel and holiday firms in the West. We are also one of the oldest and most established but still essentially a family […]

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Guest Blog; Classic Collection Holidays

Classic Collection Holidays – the award-winning independent specialist tour operator, celebrating over 30 years in the travel industry. With luxury tailor-made holidays and our friendly and knowledgeable service we look forward to working with the staff at Global Independent Travel  to create your perfect holiday for 2018 and 2019. Together with our range of destinations […]

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Geoff’s Ama Waterways Educational Trip

I was fortunate to recently have the opportunity to partake in a river cruise with AmaWaterways  sailing out of Amsterdam. Now having never done a river cruise, I have to say that yes river cruising is different from ocean cruising BUT only with regards to the size of your ship. There is no difference in […]

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Charlottes Trip to the Maldives

The Maldives has always been my dream destination and seeing as this year was a ‘big’ birthday I thought what better excuse to visit! After flying from Heathrow with a short stop in Abu Dhabi we arrived in Male in the afternoon, coming out into arrivals we went straight outside the terminal to the speed […]

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Discover South America With Wendy Wu

Discover South America South America is one incredible continent. Why? Well, where do we begin! It’s full of incredible nature – from the Amazon Rainforest to the mighty Iguacu, there is so much to explore. There’s a fascinating indigenous heritage, think Machu Picchu, and lots of colonial history too, with many cities boasting plenty of […]

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10 Fabulous World-wide Beaches

Here we share with you ten top beaches from around the world, selected by the team for their incredible beauty and uniqueness. Have you visited any of them? Anse Source d’Argent, La Digue Island, Seychelles – famed as the beach on the Bounty chocolate bar advert! White sands lined with palm tress and iconic granite boulders. Best […]

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the Magic & Mystery Of the Golden Triangle With Travelpack

Travelpack recommend first-time visitors to India to embark on the Golden Triangle Tour, which covers Delhi – India’s capital city known for its blend of rich history and modernisation, Agra – considered to be the most romantic place in the world and Jaipur “The Pink City”. Delhi has plenty to do, with numerous monuments, museums […]

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