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Exploring the City of Glasgow

Exploring the City of Glasgow Voted the world’s friendliest city by Roughguides readers in 2016 and then again in 2017 by an independent survey carried out by consumer panel, it’s not difficult to see why visitors flock to Glasgow in their thousands each year. Even Glaswegians consider the friendly people one of the best things about the city! This is great peace of mind for anyone traveling or looking at taking a well-earned break in the city of Glasgow, whether you make it your base of travel or the sole destination for your holiday. About the City Glasgow is full of interesting sights and attractions and has a comprehensive, rich history with evidence of habitation from as early as the late-sixth century. Perfect for visitors who like to indulge themselves in fascinating culture and visit locations that saw all manners of people from Romans, Norse and Gaels set foot in the area. Many of Glasgow’s attractions are considered world-class, having won numerous awards over the years, including the Riverside Museum and the Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum. Not to mention the incredible and inspiring architecture that is hidden throughout the city and the beautiful street art found in between. It’s also a great place to sample the culinary delights with a huge number of popular restaurants and eateries to be found in the foodie quarter of Finnieston. Getting...

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Get Fantastic Virgin Australia Flight Discounts

Get Fantastic Virgin Australia Flight Discounts If a trip down under to the beautiful country of Australia is on your bucket list, but you aren’t sure that the long flight is in your budget, then we have great news! Virgin Australia Promo Codes can provide you with savings on your domestic or international flights when you are booking your trip. A trip to Australia is on many people’s travel bucket list and now is the time to check this destination off your travel docket. With endless sightseeing destinations and some of the most spectacular diving and watersports in the world, there is no more reason to wait. Booking your flight is fast and easy, and you can add your promo code right at the same time.   10% Discount Code  –  KLM79 This exciting promo code expires on December 15, 2018 and applies to Virgin Australia Domestic flights — and some International routes as well — but make sure to check with your booking agent for specific flights. Apply this code when booking seats in standard and business class.   Virgin Promo Code 78  – BLX69 Speak to your travel agent about getting a 10% discount on Virgin Domestic and selected international flights in economy and business classes. This offer requires you to book your flights at least 20 days in advance of your travel to collect your discount....

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Hidden Travel Surprises in Rizal, Philippines

Hidden Travel Surprises in Rizal, Philippines It’s no surprise that the Philippines is full of hidden wonders. With a variety of the country’s tourist destinations garnering international attention, more and more people are starting to become curious about the archipelago. In fact, back in 2016, the “Visit The Philippines Again 2016” campaign of the Philippines’ Department of Tourism dominated the concourses of London’s Waterloo train station and made Londoners want to pack their bags and book a flight to the country right then and there. People passing through the station responded positively to the campaign as they were given a glimpse of the Philippines through a variety of activities, contests, virtual reality experiences, and videos projected on huge LED screens. If you’ve also been curious about the Philippines, perhaps you want to know a little bit more beyond the beaches, lagoons, and islands. One of the provinces that don’t share Boracay and Palawan’s limelight is the province of Rizal located just a few hours away from Metro Manila, the country’s capital city. If you’re in the National Capital Region, you can simply pack up a sturdy daypack (check out Luggage Direct for some great options if you don’t have one to suit day trips) and embark on a short road trip to find these four unique experiences that await you: Contemporary art at Pinto Art Museum Pinto Art Museum...

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How to save money on a trip to the US

How to save money on a trip to the US Your next trip to the US doesn’t have to break the bank. Here are some money-saving tips that will be kind on your balance.   Plan well in advance Our first tip may be a no-brainer, but we can’t stress enough just how much money you can save if you book well in advance. For trips to the US, you’re most likely to save in the prime booking window of 21 to 112 days before your trip. Of course, the earlier you book, the cheaper your flights and accommodation is going to be.   Consider an indirect flight If you’re really trying to stick to a budget, then an indirect flight might be a great option for you. Waiting around the departure lounge for a number of hours may be a hassle, but it’ll definitely save you a fair amount of cash.   Be careful when using price comparison websites Price comparison websites are a godsend for those looking to book a trip to the US, and while it’s true that they can save you, money comparisons can sometimes be misleading. Be aware that although a company might be boasting the lowest price, it may be able to do this by stripping away certain extras, such as insurance cover, in the same vein as a cheap, no-frills airline.  ...

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Exploring Highway 395 – The Eastern Sierra Scenic Byway

Exploring the Highlights of Highway 395 – The Eastern Sierra Scenic Byway The Sierra Nevada Mountains are California’s backbone and the Eastern Sierra Scenic Byway which runs east of the Sierra Nevada range is one of California’s most spectacular drives. From Inyo-Kern County to Lake Tahoe you will have endless views of majestic, snow-capped peaks towering outside your vehicle window. This is where you can see (or hike) Mt Whitney, America’s highest peak in the lower 48 and also visit North America’s lowest point at Badwater Basin in the same day. The area boasts endless outdoor opportunities for hikers,...

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