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Day of the Dead, Mexico

The World’s Best Festivals

Attending a festival is a great way to truly immerse yourself in the culture of a place. Essentially one giant party, a ritual or perhaps an honouring of a tradition, festivals involve dancing, singin...
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8 Alternative Romantic Spots around the World

When it comes to romance and travel, the big hitters like New York City, Paris and Venice get a lot of attention, especially for anniversaries, special birthdays and Valentine’s Day. And while they’re...
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Pancake stack drizzled with maple syrup

The World’s Best Pancakes

It’s that time of year again: the last Tuesday before Lent, Shrove Tuesday, aka, Pancake Day. All across the country, families will be whipping up batches of pancakes and attempting to flip them witho...
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Instatraveller: Travelling Dogs Max and Louise

15 countries and counting –adorable pals Max and Louise have been busy exploring the world and sharing it all on Instagram. With over 130,000 people following their story, we caught up with their owne...
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Make your Christmas Merry with these Festive Drinks from Around the World

IT'S CHRISTMAS! The Flight Centre crew just LOVES the festive period, and what makes Christmas Day even more enjoyable? Wh...
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Red Rocks Amphitheatre, Denver, USA

10 of the World’s Most Beautiful Live Music Venues

Catching your favourite band or singer live is something everyone should do at least once in their lifetime, with the experience easily elevated further into greatness if you are lucky enough to watch...
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The Scariest Places to Spend Halloween

I love horror. I mean love it. So much so that I spent over an hour preparing a rather intense scarecrow face last Halloween. I also love travel, so the thought of combining the two has always been a ...
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Matryoshki Travels in Kuala Lumpur

Instatraveller: A Trio of Travelling Russian Nesting Dolls

Toothbrush, passport, underwear… Russian nesting dolls? When it comes to packing for your travels, the latter doesn’t usually make it to the list – unless you’re Janna, that is. For this month’s Insta...
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Instatraveller: Globetrotting Dogs Django and Chloe

Seven countries and counting – lovable pooches Django and Chloe have been busy exploring the world and sharing it all on Instagram. With over 16,000 people following their story, we caught up with the...
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Meet the Man Who Eats the World's Best Food and Gets Paid For It!

WARNING: DO NOT READ THIS ARTICLE ON AN EMPTY STOMACH. When you're travelling the world, a huge part of discovering a place is dis...
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10 Things I Ate in Canada

Canada is perhaps not the first country that springs to mind when you think of culinary excellence, but it should be. On a recent trip to Ontario, I gorged on some of the best food I’ve had in a long ...
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Instatraveller: Hamlet the Travelling Pig

This might just be our favourite Instatraveller yet. This month we caught up with Megan Peabody and her pet pig 'Hamlet the Beach Hog' to find out all about their adventures together around ...
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