Newest Golf Courses in Thailand

People naturally associate Thailand with idyllic beaches, great food and an easy-going, friendly culture. What fewer people realise is that Thailand is one of the most popular golfing destinations in the world. In fact, it’s the third-most-popular golf tourism destination in the world (after the US and Spain).

High value for money means spectacularly well-maintained courses and a high level of service for a fraction of the cost. As the country’s international popularity surges, new read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - September 17, 2014 at 7:15 am

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Securing Your Belongings in Perth While on Sabbatical Abroad

Taking a break from it all and moving overseas for a year or so is a smart, exciting decision which can open you up to new experiences and free your mind from the trappings of modern day society. Of course, it’s not just a matter of packing your bags and boarding that aeroplane! You’ll also have to work out what to do with the belongings in your Perth household. There are basically four options available to those about to head out on sabbatical.

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If you have a household full read more

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Accommodation Tips for Digital Nomads

As the world continues to settle in to the 21st century, digital communications are increasingly changing the way that we live and work. An entire new species of professional – the digital nomad – has been born, and people are finding it easier than ever to draw income while living far from home.

Combine the above with the growing availability of discount airfare and non-traditional accommodation and transport (think: couch-surfing and app-based taxi services), and you’ve got a recipe for long-term read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - September 8, 2014 at 2:23 am

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5 Great Hiking Destinations Around the World

For those of us who love to stay active and enjoy exploring foreign lands, what could be better than an overseas hiking break when it comes to choosing a summer holiday package? If you fancy discovering a new part of the world on foot this year, take a look at the 5 destinations I have listed below. Each one is popular with hikers, so you will be able to find plenty of information about the best routes to follow and the most interesting places to see in all of them if you search online, and I can honestly say that they are all read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - September 5, 2014 at 5:16 am

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Famous Mountain Ranges Always Worth a Visit

Unlike most travel lists you’ll see nowadays, none of the below four items should be a surprise to you. In fact, there’s a good chance you would have been able to name them all before your tenth birthday.

 

Don’t you hate it when people start to dislike a musician they once loved just because they start to gain more fans and, therefore, become mainstream? Not everything famous is bad, and though it’s always nice to have your own little corner of the world, whether in the form of the music you enjoy or your own hidden travel spots, often something (or someone) is famous for a read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - September 3, 2014 at 7:10 am

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Preventing Hypothermia and Frostbite When You Are Doing Winter Sports

There’s nothing quite like the thrill of winter sports. Whether you are zooming down the powdery slopes on a pair of skis, exploring winding trails while cross country skiing, or climbing up the side of an icy mountain, there are plenty of things to do for all levels of fitness and adventurousness at the average ski resort. However, in addition to the usual falls and fractures, there are rare occurrences of hypothermia and frostbite to those out on the slopes, and it’s essential for winter sports enthusiasts to educate themselves about the read more

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How to Get the Most of Your Whale Watching Experience

Whale watching has become incredibly popular over the past few years with people of all ages and backgrounds. There just seems to be something about watching these majestic creatures that brings people back to the ocean time and time again.
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There are many top destinations around the world for whale spotting, from Australia to see the migrating Humpback, The Azores for the majestic Blue whale, and even Norway where you can visit Orca feeding grounds.

If you have decided to experience the fun and exhilaration of a whale watching tour, there are read more

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Grabbing a Quick Bite in the Middle East – Spoiled for Choice

Found yourself hungry in Haifa, ravenous in Riyadh or starving in Sana? You’ll find yourself spoiled for choice everywhere you go in the Middle East as the region is well known for its extensive and varied culinary delights, many of which are now readily available in the West.

Dips, Bread and Salads

Bread is a staple in the region and there are a number of different varieties to dunk into the many dips the region boasts in abundance.

Dips and bread – with or without salad – make for a read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - August 19, 2014 at 2:40 am

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6 Fun Alternatives to Beach Holidays

Beach holidays have been the mainstay of the holiday industry for a great many years. In fact, for many people in the UK, the word ‘holiday’ is synonymous with either brightly coloured plastic buckets and spades or afternoon massages, which involve fragrant oils in health spas in remote, exotic locations.

This, of course, is all very well; as many holidaymakers do in fact, love nothing more than to relax on the beach, working on their tans and reading a good novel. When the sun goes down, it is then time for the read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - August 1, 2014 at 3:28 am

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Four Business Travel Tips When Researching Foreign Markets

Branching out into the global marketplace can be a rewarding move if done at the right time. Since there are some risks associated with selling your products and services in a foreign country, you may feel the need to travel there and find out as much as you can about the structures, advertising and corporate tactics that work best in that overseas environment.
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When planning your travel itinerary then, it will be important to follow these four simple techniques. By doing your research and networking in the proper manner, read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - July 30, 2014 at 5:22 am

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Commissioning a Photographer for a Destination Photo Shoot

Tying the knot away from home in an exotic destination? Any couple getting hitched in a picturesque location that absolutely has to be captured on film should seriously consider commissioning a destination wedding photographer.

Destination weddings require plenty of planning and preparations, though as you’re saying your vows in a special location, if there’s one thing you can’t leave to chance, it’s the photographer you commission.

So what is a destination photographer? read more

Be the first to comment - What do you think?  Posted by Louise Ross - July 25, 2014 at 6:48 am

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The Ever-Changing Face of Orlando, Florida

The Ever-Changing Face of Orlando, Florida

Everyone has a favourite holiday destination — a place which you can happily visit on numerous occasions, and somewhere where you feel comfortable and at home. Occasionally, however, visits to the same destination each year can become a bit too familiar, with the same sights to see and attractions to visit. Not so for Orlando, Florida. After all, Orlando is not known as the Fun Capital of the World for nothing, and there is nowhere else in the world which can offer something new to see and do every single time you read more

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