Stuff really isn’t that important, travel experiences are

Career isn’t everything and why be rich when you can travel and have the time of your life?

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Why Australia might be at risk of ‘overtourism’

SPECIAL FEATURE: Recently, the disruptive agents of the sharing economy, like Airbnb, have been blamed for bringing more tourists into the heart of communities instead of just tourist sites.

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Moving abroad: Salary versus rent in five of the most popular cities for expats

Considering upping sticks for a life somewhere else on the planet? Have a think about what you can earn and what you are likely to have to pay a landlord.

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Thai Airways style all the way home to Australia from London

Award-winning service with a distinctively serene Thai style, and some fantastic stop-over options with Brightsun Travel. Airfares start at Sydney from £717pp, Melbourne from £708pp, Perth from £701pp and Brisbane from £717pp.

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Pamplona’s Running of the Bulls: what happens and how did it come about?

RUNNING OF THE BULLS IN PAMPLONA | Spain’s famous San Fermin festival brings together daredevils and spectators of the world for a week of bull dodging and serious, serious partying. Here’s the what, how, why and when…

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Rebirth of a nation: Zimbabwe open for tourism again

With its political and economical problems a thing of the past, Zimbabwe is welcoming increasing numbers of tourists back into the country and hoping for even more.

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Hacking your holiday: how cyber criminals are increasingly targeting the tourism market

SPECIAL FEATURE: A staggering 3.9 billion malicious login attempts occurred during the last year against sites belonging to airlines, cruise lines, hotels, online travel, automotive rental and transport organisations.

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Travelogue: A trip to the highly unusual destination of Eritrea

In London, when I went to get a visa to visit Eritrea they asked me why I wanted to go. Why would a white lady of uncertain years WANT to go there alone?

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Searching for Dracula in Transylvania

While driving along winding roads through dense, dark, ancient forests and over mountain passes through the Carpathian Mountains in Transylvania, it is easy to be caught up in the Dracula story.

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Hitting the Peak – District, that is – for a perfect English country romantic getaway

The beautiful Peak District is an ideal place to enjoy some peace and quiet with someone special. With stately homes set against picture perfect rolling hills, lush meadows and leafy forests this is where English romance was born.

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Four handy tips on road tripping around Europe

Road tripping is not for everybody, so here are some tips if you’re considering hitting the road this summer.

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Get a free side trip in Malaysia on your way to Australia from London

Break up the journey home and experience the array of delights that Malaysia has to offer with Malaysia Airlines and Brightsun Travel.

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Soaking up the history in a walk around Dubrovnik

The thick stone walls proclaim invincibility. The wide marble Placa fuses shops, cafes, churches and palaces. The fine sculpture on buildings and monuments shows the centuries-old artistic heritage.

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Think outside the box for your next travel experience

With some places in the world becoming tourist unfriendly because of the sheer number of visitors, and others feeling overcrowded when you get there, now may be a good time to think of travelling to somewhere new.

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Fly to Australia: Sensational air fares from the UK with Brightsun Travel

TRAVEL DEALS: Prices are fantastic right now with Sydney return fares from £601, Brisbane £554, Melbourne from £571, Perth from £523, Adelaide from £526 and Cairns from £600. Fly in comfort and style on a modern Dreamliner aircraft.

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