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27 Apr Safari near the Kilimanjaro: a great challenge

Tanzania's natural endowment as a wildlife safari destination is unrivalled. Wild animals roam in vast areas as God intended on that sixth day of the creation. These areas are designated as national parks and game reserves and have a high reputation for being uncrowded and unspoilt. The magnificent collection of game sanctuaries to the north of the country, near the border with Kenya, is referred to as The Northern Circuit. This is the most popular...

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19 Apr Prince Edward Island, a Canadian getaway

If your vacation plans include travel any where in Canada this summer, consider a departure from the everyday and charter a course for the gentle pleasures of Prince Edward Island. Your Canada travel itinerary would not be complete without a stay here. Once on the Island, marvel at miles and miles of beautiful white, champagne, pink or red sand beaches. On Prince Edward Island shorelines your eyes will soar as high as a seabird and beyond...

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11 Apr Campos Do Jordão, the unknown Brazil

If you want to visit a city with a tipically tempered climate but that is located in the tropics then you should visit Campos do Jordão in the brazilian state of São Paulo. It is located more or less in between 3 well known capitals of Brazil: Rio de Janeiro, São Paulo and Belo Horizonte. Campos do Jordão is easy to reach over the highways that connect these cities. As a result, many people visit...

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31 Mar How to enjoy Mallorca in Spain

Majorca, Spain's largest island, is located in the Mediterranean Sea and part of the Balearic Islands archipelago. Flashbooking chose to provide backpackers, students and families with a list of budget selected and independent accommodations worldwide, mostly run by locals, in order to promote an alternative tourism respectful of cultures and different societies. Like the other Balearic Islands, Ibiza, Formentera, and Minorca, the island is a popular tourist destination. For this and other reasons Flashbooking is becoming a recognized...

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20 Mar Discovering the Indian Continent

Grandly protruding into the Indian Ocean, India is more of a continent than a country. This subcontinent covers every topographical wonder, from white sandy island beaches and tropical forests to high deserts and soaring mountain ranges. Discover 5,000 years of human history, beginning with one of the oldest civilizations of the Indus River Valley who merged with Aryan invaders around 1500 B.C.E. to create the classic Indian culture that still thrives today. With 26 World...

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09 Mar Turin, the Baroque capital

Turin has been called the European capital of Baroque due to the style of many of its palaces and churches. In many ways Turin differs from the typical Italian city. It exudes a strong French influence with its broad boulevards with white buildings. With the Po River flowing through the city, and the Italian Alps standing in the distance, it's a place of great charm. Transport:getting there and getting away Caselle Airport lies north of the city...

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22 Feb Why not San Diego for an American getaway?

The city of San Diego is located on the southwestern coast of the state of California, in the USA. This pristine, coastal city has much to be proud about and boasts a number of exceptional attractions, including America's best zoo.  San Diego city center contains an extremely high concentration of museums, second only to Washington DC.  With a popular of around 1.3 million, the city covers approximately 320 square miles / 830 square kilometers. Close to...

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13 Feb A getaway during spring to the Provenza

With an average of 300 days of sunshine a year, you are almost guaranteed some sunshine when holidaying in Provence. Combine that with a visit in the spring time and you'll also find that a vacation rental out of the peak season is far more reasonable than you might have thought! In spring, the beaches on the French Riviera are almost empty, the sun is still warm and the welcome is friendly. Booking yourself a holiday in the...

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02 Feb An Indonesian destination for your senses: Yogyakarta

Yogyakarta (also Jogjakarta in pre-1972 spelling or Jogja) is a city and province on the island of Java, Indonesia. It is the only province in Indonesia that is still formally governed by a precolonial Sultanate, the Sultanate of Ngayogyakarta Hadiningrat. The city is known as a center of classical Javanese fine art and culture such as batik, ballet, drama, music, poetry and puppet shows. It is also famous as a center for Indonesian higher education....

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30 Jan Costa Rica, a trip to the Caribbean

A Costa Rica Caribbean vacation lets you explore active volcanoes, see wild animals, see lush rain forests up close, and swim and lounge on great beaches.  Costa Rica is one of the few ultimate paradises that have been left untouched on planet Earth.  There are no military bases or nuclear power plants, and Costa Rica has lots of culture.  In addition, Costa Rica is a tropical climate, so there's no winter to contend with.  Costa...

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