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CAR HIRE – Avoid unfair damage claims

08/01/2019 – 17:50

By Peter Rosenfeld
I have recently been the victim of an unwelcome charge to my credit card a couple of weeks after arriving home for “damage” that I was unaware of after returning a hire car. …

Burgeoning Wine Industry – in Kent, UK!

24/10/2018 – 15:49
Cathedral city &trees crop

By Alex Lawrence
MAKE tracks for a journey that will tickle your taste-buds – as well as giving you the chance to explore historic splendour and relax amid rolling hills and sleepy villages.
The burgeoning wine industry …

A FEAST of flavours is brewing in a leafy corner of France

31/08/2018 – 11:08
Domaine-Chateau-Du-Faucon

By Alex Lawrence
It’s better known for forests, wild boar and pate but the Ardennes is developing a reputation for artisan beers. Once all but killed off by the big firms, locally-produced and innovative beers are …

3 Great Beach Resorts in Marmaris, Turkey

27/07/2018 – 10:39
Catie Funk Travels Marmaris Turkey Marti Resort Romance

By Catie Funk
The larger cities of Fethiye and Bodrum usually over-shadows the sunny, beach town of Marmaris, Turkey. While those sister cities may have more tourist sites to visit, the blue flag bays of Marmaris …

DINKY Dubrovnik – Where to be seen when you’re in Croatia

07/07/2018 – 10:40
Restaurant 360, Dubrovnik (1)-copywrite restaurant 360

By Paddy Daly
For DINKYs wishing to indulge themselves with a holiday in Croatia, the number one choice has to be the Dubrovnik Riviera. The Dalmatian Coast is one of the undeniably chic places on the …

Cultural Kanazawa in Japan, famed for gold leaf and geishas is ready to take on Tokyo.

10/04/2018 – 10:10
Kenrokuen garden (Karen Bowerman)

By Karen Bowerman
Cultural Kanazawa: A new bullet train link means the Japanese city of Kanazawa, famed for gold leaf, geishas and its Kenrokuen garden, is ready to take on Tokyo. Karen Bowerman pays it a …

Edinburgh – still the UK’s second most visited City

28/03/2018 – 16:44
edinburgh-castle

By Natalie Took
Edinburgh, it has to be one of my favourite cities, and probably the one that I have visited the most. I keep getting drawn back. Yes, you may not get the weather, but …

Oriental Delight; an alternative Tokyo experience.

28/03/2018 – 12:33
Shibuya Crossing, Tokyo

By Karen Bowerman
Karen Bowerman enjoys an Oriental delight and stays at the luxury Aman Hotel whilst trying her hand at calligraphy and a rickshaw ride in the Japanese capital, Tokyo.
Head to the 34th floor of …