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6 famous historical sites to visit in Thailand

6 famous historical sites to visit in Thailand

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Thailand’s rich history dates back to thousands of years. The impressive landmarks we see today are remnants of the ancient temples and Buddhist architecture built by several emperors that ruled the country at the time. Thailand is a great place to visit especially if you’re a history enthusiast as you’ll get to see breathtakingly beautiful […] The post 6 famous historical sites to visit in Thailand appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
5 nights of luxury in the Maldives, with two nights in Dubai ‘thrown in’!

5 nights of luxury in the Maldives, with two nights in Dubai ‘thrown in’!

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Regular readers may recall that when we went to the Maldives a couple of years ago, we stayed a few nights in Dubai on the way there. It’s a great way to break up the journey from the UK, allowing you to adjust your body clock more gradually and take in some of the ‘City […] The post 5 nights of luxury in the Maldives, with two nights in Dubai ‘thrown in’! appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Andalusian Spring comes early, bring on the fiestas!

Andalusian Spring comes early, bring on the fiestas!

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Winters in Andalusia are as mild as they come, and the sense of the spring season seems to linger for half of the year. The sun bathes this southernmost region of Spain for more than 300 cloudless days each year, giving Andalusia bragging rights for mainland Europe’s best climate. Spaniards have a definite penchant for […] The post Andalusian Spring comes early, bring on the fiestas! appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
9 reasons to visit Valletta, European Capital of Culture, in 2018

9 reasons to visit Valletta, European Capital of Culture, in 2018

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Malta’s tiny capital, Europe’s smallest, takes you back to the 1570s. Built on a rocky peninsula – as the ultimate bastion-and-fire-power defence against a Turkish empire rampaging through the Mediterranean – Valletta was the first planned city in Europe. European Capital of Culture 2018, with hundreds of cultural events planned, is the best of times […] The post 9 reasons to visit Valletta, European Capital of Culture, in 2018 appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Considerations to create your perfect yacht charter

Considerations to create your perfect yacht charter

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When you’re new to chartering, finding the perfect yacht to meet your requirements can seem like a daunting experience, so we have compiled our top five considerations to take into account when booking your charter holiday. The best type of yacht for your requirements There are two types of yachts that are most popular for […] The post Considerations to create your perfect yacht charter appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
5 of the best European ski destinations for 2018

5 of the best European ski destinations for 2018

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January is over and the winter blues should be beginning to clear, however, if you’re still feeling like your summer holiday is a long way off why not consider a short winter break? February is a great time to book a last-minute getaway for some fun and excitement on the snowy slopes on Europe’s Top […] The post 5 of the best European ski destinations for 2018 appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Spring in the Lake District

Spring in the Lake District

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It is almost time for brightly coloured Easter eggs, heavily scented Spring blooms and lots of fun family activities. Yes, Spring is just around the corner and here is some of what awaits you in the Lake District. Daffodils on Ullswater’s shore  The brightly coloured, cheery and wonderfully scented blooms of the Lake District’s famous […] The post Spring in the Lake District appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
Exploring the Bahamas: family style

Exploring the Bahamas: family style

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When you hear the word “Bahamas” what comes to mind? White sandy beaches. Water so clear you can see your toes as exotic colored fish and other marine life weave in and out of your legs. Palm trees, warm breezes, and cold beverages topped with umbrellas. These picturesque descriptions are synonymous with the Bahamas, and […] The post Exploring the Bahamas: family style appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.
7 great California beaches

7 great California beaches

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Holidays on the beach are lovely, but holidays on a Californian beach… oh wow. California do beaches like no other; not only are the landscapes, the sunsets and the backdrops absolutely stunning, but the diversity of ‘vibes’; from relaxed to high energy make this a wonderful State to spend some time at the beach. And […] The post 7 great California beaches appeared first on A Luxury Travel Blog.