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The Best Places to Take Amazing Photos in Amsterdam

Posted by on 10:44 pm in Blog, Photo Posts, The Netherlands - Page Needed, Travel Tips, World, Writers | 1 comment

The Best Places to Take Amazing Photos in Amsterdam

The capital of the Netherlands, Amsterdam is a beautiful city with an amazing variety of things to see and do. And if you love travel photography, getting the perfect shot will most likely be at the top of your list.

From it’s seventeenth-century buildings and canals, to impressive museums and joint-smoking alien sculptures, few cities meld history with modern urban flair like Amsterdam, and this is a fantastic place to be a photographer.
Best known as the home of Anne Frank, this home of 2,431,000 friendly residents invites you to visit the city that takes its name from its famous canals built on the Amstel River. The following are great photography locations for shooting throughout Amsterdam. Head here if you’re looking to travel like a photographer and not a tourist.

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Casino Tourism: The Best Casinos in the UK

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Casino Tourism: The Best Casinos in the UK

Gambling in the UK is experiencing unprecedented growth, and as the plan takes shape to build more than a dozen Vegas-style “Super Casino” complexes, it’s a competitive claim to be one of the best casinos in the UK.

“No doubt, the gambling landscape in the UK is one of the most diverse in Europe, with over 100 land-based casino spread all around the country, sports betting and online gambling. UK land-based casinos offer an exceptional variety of casino games, from the all-time classics such as Roulette, Blackjack and Craps, to the more exotic games, such as Kalooki, Mahjong, Casino War and Wheel of Fortune.”

The gambling age in UK casinos is 18. The dress code in most casinos is relaxed smart casual. If you’re traveling through Britain and interested in trying your luck, be sure to stop at one of the following for a game.

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Casino Tourism: The Best Casinos in Australia

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Casino Tourism: The Best Casinos in Australia

Gambling is one of the most popular pastimes in Australia for both locals and tourists alike – it may surprise you to hear that iconic attractions like the Sydney Opera House, Uluru and the Great Barrier Reef don’t even come close to touching the number of tourists that the country’s top casinos do!

And maybe this is because Australian casino tax is paid by the casino (as opposed to the setup in America where customers pay tax out of their winnings), or because Casino’s here offer much more than places to go and enjoy games of chance. Many properties are entertainment complexes in their own right, and offer fully integrated resorts, great restaurants, bars and some of the best luxury accommodation in the country.

The best for gambling in Australia, then? If you’re asking this question you’ve hit your first win. There are 8 states and territories with gambling facilities in Australia which have 20 legal gambling facilities available in total, though we’ve cut this down with the following list.

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The Top Tourist Attractions in Darwin

Posted by on 9:22 pm in Australia, World | 8 comments

The Top Tourist Attractions in Darwin

If you’re heading to Darwin for your next holiday, you won’t be bored for things to see and do. The city is brimming with attractions, and often the biggest issue is how to fit them all in!

However the following attractions should absolutely be on your list. Don’t miss out on these highlights when you visit Darwin – they are real icons of the area, and each one of them will contribute towards a truly memorable stay.

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How to Plan a Budget Trip to Europe

Posted by on 8:58 pm in Blog, Budget Travel, World | 11 comments

How to Plan a Budget Trip to Europe

Europe is one of those destinations where you could easily spend $400 a night on a standard hotel room, or throw down $20 for a burger, and there’s no doubt that the expensive reputation of some European cities can be intimidating for first time visitors. It’s not always the cheapest getaway.

Yet Europe is one of the most iconic backpacking destinations in the world and continues to welcome millions of budget travelers touring the continent with very little cash to spend.

These travelers know that even the most expensive cities have room to economize, and that if you’re willing to sacrifice a little comfort and convenience, Europe doesn’t have to break the bank.

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The Best Places to Photograph the Eiffel Tower (or Catch an Amazing View)

Posted by on 1:37 am in Blog, France, Photo Posts, Romantic Journey, Travel Tips, World, Writers | 10 comments

The Best Places to Photograph the Eiffel Tower (or Catch an Amazing View)

The Eiffel Tower truly is one of the most iconic, most visited and most photographed landmarks in France, and if you love travel photography, getting the perfect shot will most likely be at the top of your list.

Situated in one of the most beautiful cities in the world, whether you’re cruising past it on the Seine, climbing to the roof of a nearby Cathedral, or standing directly below it, there are a million ways to get a shot of the Eiffel Tower, and it’s quite easy to take a great photo here. Though this is one of the most photographed landmarks in the world, so what’s not always easy is taking an interesting one. As a tourist, it’s difficult to capture a unique angle which the world hasn’t already seen.

The following are great photography locations for shooting the Eiffel Tower. Head here if you’re looking to travel like a photographer and not a tourist.

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Things to Keep in Mind for a South African Safari

Posted by on 9:21 am in Adventure Travel, Blog, Eco Tourism, South Africa, World | 8 comments

Things to Keep in Mind for a South African Safari

Many of us dream of going on safari at least once in our lives. To see the exotic landscape and get up close and personal with beautiful and majestic animals really is the experience of a lifetime.

South Africa is a great destination to choose for all of this, and if you want to make the most of it, these tips will help you to maximise the magic.

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Beautiful Beach Camping Destinations in Australia for the Summer

Posted by on 11:03 am in Adventure Travel, Australia, Blog, Budget Travel, Eco Tourism, Travel Accommodation, World | 6 comments

Beautiful Beach Camping Destinations in Australia for the Summer

These beach camping destinations around Australia are gorgeous, and they’re some of my favourites. Here’s where to go to sleep (and wake up!) this summer by the sea.

Whitehaven Beach, Queensland: You’ll find a gorgeous array of beach camping sites in the Whitsundays, but one of the standouts is Whitehaven.

Pristine white sands and glistening blue waters await, with the campsite and toilets nestled in the bush just metres back from the beach. It’s only small (with seven sites), so book early to grab a spot.

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Three Non-Orlando Places to Stay in Florida

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Three Non-Orlando Places to Stay in Florida

For travelers who visit Florida, most flock to Orlando to take in the magic of Disney World. Though this is a beautiful state with a lot more to offer than it’s famous theme parks.

There are plenty of lesser-known places that offer their own, unique experiences for travelers. If you’re seeking sandy beaches, unique food options, and a diverse, colorful culture, you might be surprised what these little-known gems Florida has to offer.

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How to Spend 48 Hours in Tibet

Posted by on 8:36 am in Blog, China, World, Writers | 12 comments

How to Spend 48 Hours in Tibet

Tibet is a beautiful area within China* that is home to its own unique culture, style, and landscape. This fascinating place is the perfect destination for adventurers and travelers of all kinds! You’ll find ancient history, beautiful surroundings, and religiously-inclined locals who are happy and kind.

*Tibetans say their country is an independent nation: the Chinese government says it is part of China. Read more about the Tibetan sovereignty debate.

Here’s how you can visit the highlights of Tibet in 48 hours.

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