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Discover Yunnan Through Social Media

The digital tourism platform Go-Yunnan has launched across Facebook, Twitter and YouTube to showcase the southwestern province of China. Attracting visitors to the region’s lakes, mountains, gorges and rice terraces, Yunnan is renowned for a varied landscape to enjoy time outdoors. It is also referred to as a Chinese province with mysterious beauty. Historical limestone… Continue reading Discover Yunnan Through Social Media

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UK Staycation: Adventure Filled Experiences in Scotland

With staycations on the rise this year, we’ve chosen these experiences in Scotland to make it a summer to remember. To celebrate ‘The Great British Staycation’ of this year, Buyagift.com are giving up to 60% off selected experiences and family days out purchased through them. We at The Rucksack News have chosen ten of our… Continue reading UK Staycation: Adventure Filled Experiences in Scotland

at sea and helicopter experiences with quark expeditions
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Explore Greenland by Sea, Land and Air

Expedition cruise company launches a new way to explore Greenland with the launch of off-ship adventures by helicopter. Set to launch in July 2021, Quark Expeditions have released the program for their new Greenland Adventure: Explore by Sea, Land and Air. The company specialises in expeditions to the Arctic and Antarctica aboard small, equipped expedition… Continue reading Explore Greenland by Sea, Land and Air

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New Style of Seasonal Work has Arrived in America

To mix work with new pleasurable experiences The Work Nomads have launched a new style of recruitment across the U.S. The recent employment layoffs and furloughing of employees across America has not deterred recruitment company The Work Nomads from getting people into seasonal work positions that allow them to enjoy new experiences at the same… Continue reading New Style of Seasonal Work has Arrived in America

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UK Staycation: Food, Drink and Accommodation Adventures in Wales

As everyone can finally plan their holidays in Wales this summer, we’ve selected our favourite eating, drinking and sleeping experiences. Celebrating ‘The Great British Staycation’ of 2020, Buyagift.com are giving up to 60% off weekend getaways, breaks and other experiences purchased through them. We at The Rucksack News have chosen our favourite places to stay,… Continue reading UK Staycation: Food, Drink and Accommodation Adventures in Wales

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UK Staycation: Adventure Filled Experiences in Wales

As Wales starts to reopen safely, we’ve chosen these Welsh outdoor adventure experiences to make it a summer to remember. To celebrate ‘The Great British Staycation’ of this year, Buyagift.com are giving up to 60% off selected experiences and family days out purchased through them. We at The Rucksack News have chosen our favourite adventure… Continue reading UK Staycation: Adventure Filled Experiences in Wales

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Make Someone Else’s Holiday Your Staycation

The ‘You’re Never Too Far from the Life Artois’ campaign has been launched by Stella Artois for Americans this summer. Belgian beer brand Stella Artois have teamed up with Tripadvisor to give people across America the chance to swap someone else’s holiday for their own staycation, as a means to rediscover their local area, enjoy… Continue reading Make Someone Else’s Holiday Your Staycation

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UK Staycation: Taste the World from Home

As foreign travel decreases, here are some ways to still taste Britain, the continent and Asia without even leaving home. It is not just the change in weather, scenery and routine that can be missed when not travelling or going on holiday, but also the food. We have found some ways to bring the tastes… Continue reading UK Staycation: Taste the World from Home

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Hong Kong Company Releases World’s Most Valuable Backpack

Newly designed and released backpack is waterproof, watertight, adaptable, airtight, can act as a floatation device and be bullet proof. The new Life and Living backpack from Hong Kong based company MVB has taken backpacks to a new level. The bag boasts a range of features and can also adapt to be used as a… Continue reading Hong Kong Company Releases World’s Most Valuable Backpack

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The States Staycation: Road Trips

Americans are planning to stay close to home this summer by taking road trips whilst making flexible last-minute travel plans. A report released by Expedia shows that Americans are planning to holiday in their home states this year, after reviewing search and demand data plus the outcome of a survey completed by over 1,000 people… Continue reading The States Staycation: Road Trips