By Thomas Ryves on Feb 14, 2019 in Asia, Attractions, Australia, Europe, Going Out, Honeymoons, India, Italy, Japan, Leisure Travel, Mexico, North America, Oceania, Regions, Speciality Travel, Western Europe In celebration of Valentine’s Day and the month of romance, we highlight our favourite pink places and natural phenomena around the world, from taking in the sunsets over the iconic romantic city of Venice to witnessing the glorious cherry blossom season in Japan – and we recommend the most luxurious, romantic and special hotels to stay in while you’re there. These pink wonders are perfect for a luxury honeymoon or holiday, and can’t fail to melt your heart, on this or any other day of the year. Venice, Italy It may have almost become a cliché, but Venice is the quintessential city of love for good reason – with its grand historic palaces and piazzas criss-crossed with a network of gondola-filled canals and bridges, it is timelessly beautiful. It … [Read more...] about In celebration of romance: beautiful pink places around the world
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HOME » LIFESTYLE » 6 Festivals In The World You Don’t Want To Miss You are a world traveler who enjoys going to festivals all over the world. Each festival is a great memory for you and now you are looking for more great festivals to explore. You know that you must do your research to find the best places that will interest you most. As you begin to google the internet, you realize that there are a number of festivals for you to try. This article will show you 6 festivals around the world that you do not want to miss. These festivals are in locations from all over the world and will carry excitement, adventure and culture like you will never find anywhere. 1. Rio Carnival – Brazil The Rio Carnival in Brazil is one of the most festive carnivals in the world. Brazil is known for being one of the best places to travel for tourists who wanting something special. The Rio Carnival is held annually in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. At any given time, there are up to 2 … [Read more...] about 6 Festivals In The World You Don’t Want To Miss
If the post-summer blues is kicking in and you’re dreading your 9-5 life as the days grow shorter, then there could be another way. While we've all been slaving away at the office, digital nomads have been getting a much sweeter deal in some of the most beautiful places in the world – and it's been dubbed the future of work and travel. It's no secret that millennials are increasingly sacking off traditional career paths in favour of something a little more flexible – and fun. They're over the assumption that work can only be done from the confines of an office, and popular careers like blogging, coding and software development all lend themselves well to the remote setup. Figures suggest there's a growing trend towards the freelance lifestyle too. According to the Association of Independent Professionals and the Self Employed, between 2008 and 2016 the number of freelancers in the UK increased by 43%, to almost two million. The … [Read more...] about Are these the most exotic cowork spaces around the world?
By Andrew Bezhenar on Oct 11, 2018 in Asia, Europe, Events, Germany, Mexico, New Mexico, New York, North America, Regions, Thailand, Travel Miscellany, USA, Western Europe When it comes to the seasons, there is arguably none more beautiful or breathtaking than the season of Autumn. With its colourful leaves, crisp morning air and rainbow filled fields, it’s undoubtedly one of nature’s most marvellous masterpieces. Of course there are other things to be enjoyed in Autumn besides the beautiful scenery; Halloween, hot chocolates and pumpkin carving are all a must during this colourful season, but when it comes to the number one Autumnal activity, nothing quite beats an Autumn festival. If you enjoy nothing more than eating delicious foods, dancing in the street, indulging yourself in some of the world’s finest beer and wine, exploring new cultures and seeing some of the world’s most breathtaking sights, then any one of these autumnal festivals are sure to delight … [Read more...] about The world’s most beautiful Autumnal festivals
Kelly Preston, the American actress, recalls growing up in Hawaii, the extraordinary beauty of South Africa and the fear of flying after 9/11. I have to disconnect I need a break from my busy life and have family time. It’s the key thing John [Travolta, her actor husband] and I need on a holiday and it doesn’t matter where we are. Maine is our haven When we bought the coastal estate 20 years ago, there was no electricity, I was five months pregnant, it was just a few months before Christmas and we had both sides of our family coming to stay. We lived in a shack down the lane with snow drifts keeping us indoors. Our aim was to be the best possible hosts and we wanted it all done perfectly, even if it meant staying up into the next morning. The people are so kind and down-to-earth It’s what I love most about Maine. The water is gorgeous, although it can be a bit cold even in summer. In winter, it’s like being in a Norman Rockwell scene – snowy, … [Read more...] about Kelly Preston on being flown around the world by John Travolta, living in Iraq and the happiest place on Earth