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Destinations

Farena: Catalunya, Spain

Situated within the Mountains of Prades, close to the Brugent River, it sits at 610m above sea level. Farena is a small medieval mountain village in the province of Tarragona, Catalonia, Spain. The village is easily accessible by car and as there are parking facilities is the ideal starting point for the surrounding bike and… Continue reading Farena: Catalunya, Spain

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New Europe and North Africa Walking Tours with Country Walkers

Leading walking adventures company has introduced new guided routes in Scotland, Switzerland, Croatia, Iceland, Slovenia, the Danube River and Morocco. Providing travellers with the opportunity to partake in guided walking holidays whilst also having time to explore independently, Country Walkers have introduced a series of Flex-Guided tours.  The collection of new destinations and itineraries include… Continue reading New Europe and North Africa Walking Tours with Country Walkers

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Twelve Ways to Stay Safe Whilst Travelling

The American Red Cross have issued travellers with twelve ways to keep safe whilst travelling to any destination. American Red Cross(PRNewsfoto/American Red Cross) 1. Print and take hard copies of passports, travel documents, travel information and important phone numbers.   2. It is important for everyone to plan and understand a meeting place and time… Continue reading Twelve Ways to Stay Safe Whilst Travelling

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Epic Whitewater Season Predicted for Colorado’s Arkansas River

Arkansas River Outfitters Association issue ways on staying safe whilst having fun during this whitewater season which is predicted to be epic. Whitewater rafters, kayakers and other river adventure enthusiasts are set to enjoy one of the most epic seasons the Arkansas River has seen in over two decades. The water conditions will be created… Continue reading Epic Whitewater Season Predicted for Colorado’s Arkansas River

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RSPB Lochwinnoch: Renfrewshire, Scotland

The RSPB run wetland habitat of Lochwinnoch is situated between Castle Semple Loch and Barr Loch in the Scottish Lowlands area of Renfrewshire. Boat and Lily Pads on Pond, Lochwinnoch Home to a variety of bird species the wetlands area of Lochwinnoch is protected. There is a visitor education centre on the site. The different… Continue reading RSPB Lochwinnoch: Renfrewshire, Scotland

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Brazil Stops Tourist Visas for Travellers from Selected Countries

From 17th June 2019, travellers visiting Brazil from Australia, Canada, Japan and the United States will not require a tourist visa. The change in tourist visa requirements comes as the Brazilian government attempts to increase the countries tourism. Citizens from the selected countries of Australia, Canada, Japan and the U.S. are now able to visit… Continue reading Brazil Stops Tourist Visas for Travellers from Selected Countries

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Equipment, News

Tropicfeel Create All In One Travel Shoe

Barcelona based company Tropicfeel has raised $2 million for a new all-terrain shoe aimed at adventure travellers. The travel gear brand first turned to crowd funding site Kickstarter last year with the aim of launching the ultimate travel shoe. The design allowed the sneaker style footwear to be worn comfortably on any terrain whilst looking… Continue reading Tropicfeel Create All In One Travel Shoe

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Travel Insurance for Mountain Climbers

Many mountain climbers take out travel insurance but not all companies will pay out in the event of an accident. According to data collected by Squaremouth, adventure travel for this summer is set to be at an all time high after outdoor activities such as mountain climbing tripled in popularity during last summer. Many adventure… Continue reading Travel Insurance for Mountain Climbers

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Discover the Beauty of Puerto Rico

Viewers of an eight-part series can discover the highlights of Puerto Rico including the island’s natural beauty, history, culture, cuisine and music. Puerto Rico is a vibrant and thriving travel destination. In this series of short programmes titled Discover Puerto Rico with Lin-Manuel, presenter Lin-Manuel Miranda highlights the attractions of Puerto Rico. Coming from the… Continue reading Discover the Beauty of Puerto Rico

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Books, Reviews

Dead Men’s Bones by James Oswald

Dead Men’s Bones is the fourth of nine crime fiction novels in the Inspector McLean series by the Scottish writer James Oswald. The story of Dead Men's Bones takes place around Edinburgh and Fife in Scotland, areas familiar to the author who raises pedigree highland cattle and New Zealand Romney sheep in north east Fife.… Continue reading Dead Men’s Bones by James Oswald