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Big & Megatall: Dubai’s Burj Khalifa

At 830 metres, the Burj Khalifa tower is the world’s largest ‘megatall’ skyscraper. It’s located in Dubai’s Downtown district and looms large over the whole city. It’s a grand symbol of the city’s successes and ambitions, but came to exist amid many trials and challenges.

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How To Make 5 Delicious Cocktails Inspired by the Greek Islands

When you think of the Greek Islands, you think of nights filled with dancing, laughing, and relaxing. You picture gorgeous Mediterranean sunsets and sparkling dawns. And, invariably, you picture your favourite frosty cocktail. Maybe it’s a salt-rimmed ouzotini, or maybe it’s a fruity Saint George.

Before you next experience the Greek Islands, make one (or all) of these delicious cocktails. Each one is inspired by a different Greek Island. Continue reading “How To Make 5 Delicious Cocktails Inspired by the Greek Islands”

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China: How To Transform Your Soul In Five Easy Steps

China is a realm of spiritual awakenings. Take part in the nation’s immense culture and be reborn. It’s not as difficult as it sounds – here’s how. Continue reading “China: How To Transform Your Soul In Five Easy Steps”

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Dubai: 5 hot Food Trends Taking Over The Centre of Now

It makes perfect sense that the world’s neo-futuristic capital should have a forward-thinking food scene. Dubai has fusion, food trucks, Michelin chefs, and an endless supply of Emirati specialities to delight and entrance. Continue reading “Dubai: 5 hot Food Trends Taking Over The Centre of Now”

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Top 10 Things to Eat & Do in Phuket Town

Want to escape the tourist bustle of Patong? Phuket Town is the place where locals eat, work, play, and enjoy each other’s company. The conviviality of the Thai people is worth sharing, and here’s where you’ll be welcomed.

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Koh Samui Beaches

A beach for every taste on Thailand’s original island paradise

It’s hard to believe an island the size of Koh Samui can pack in so many of Thailand’s best beaches. Even harder to believe is the sheer variety of those beaches: from broad strands of powdery white sand lined with hotels, to secluded coves overhung by tropical palms. With so many different flavors of paradise to choose from, the question isn’t “what’s the best beach on Koh Samui?” It’s “what’s the best beach on Koh Samui for you?” From family fun to hot nightlife, from five-star comfort to rugged adventure, here are our favorite Koh Samui beaches for every kind of traveller. Continue reading “Koh Samui Beaches”

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The Taj Mahal

A monument to the human soul – and an emperor’s love

The experienced, ever-slightly-so-jaded traveller might assume there’s no way the Taj Mahal can possibly live up to its reputation. Its domes and spires are so familiar, its renown as the world’s most beautiful building is so widespread, that the real sight must inevitably be a letdown, you might think.

Then you see it. Continue reading “The Taj Mahal”