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Four cities in four days – a whirlwind tour of Spain by train

Added: 17.11.2017 5:35 | 0 views | 0 comments

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Aside from the good food, balmy climate and layers of centuries-old history, Spain is also home to a vastly underrated – and underused – railway system. The network reaches nearly all corners of the country, making it possible to explore Spain solely by public transportation and much of that at high speed. In the last...

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Finding a little Indian spirituality and holistic wellbeing with Yogi Tea

Added: 09.11.2017 5:04 | 0 views | 0 comments

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One of the best things about travelling is truly embracing the culture of the country you’re in and what’s even better is if that newly acquired way of thinking stays with you long after the trip ends….and then enhances your life for years to come! If you’ve travelled to India you will probably know what...

Tags: Indiana, India
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From Champagne to Burgundy – a week exploring off the beaten track in North East France

Added: 03.11.2017 5:44 | 0 views | 0 comments

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For my summer break this year I had the pleasure of joining a friend on a three-week driving tour from northeast to east-central France. Along the way, we uncovered many a hidden gem as we strayed far off the beaten track in true GG style. I would like to share some of these discoveries with...

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9 reasons why I fell in love with Oaxaca City, Mexico and why you will too

Added: 23.10.2017 5:51 | 0 views | 0 comments

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A laid-back, blossoming cultural and culinary capital filled with elegant colonial buildings, tree-lined streets, vibrant markets, top museums and artists and artisans galore, Oaxaca is one of Mexico’s most captivating and creative cities. Our guest blogger  Ash-lea Gazzola from Break Loose Journal has called Oaxaca her home for over a year now and has fallen head over...

Tags: EU, Mexico
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10 very cool reasons to add Montreal to your travel list

Added: 12.10.2017 5:22 | 0 views | 0 comments


An extraordinary city overflowing with creative energy, positivity and an outlook on life no other place on earth, after spending a week in the largest city in Canada’s Québec province, here are my 10 very cool reasons you should travel to Montreal now… The dizzying array of festivals and cultural events Name a season, an...

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The coolest hipster meccas to visit in Eastern Europe

Added: 06.10.2017 4:55 | 0 views | 0 comments


With a post-communist and increasingly cosmopolitan vibe and plenty of artistic creavity juxtaposed with historic sites and pockets of conservative attitudes, what was formally known as Eastern Europe has some extraordinary places to visit. Fancy yourself as a bit of hipster? If so, our guest blogger Jules Bukovsky, a traveller and expat with a taste for...

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A weekend exploring Edinburgh and beyond – history, culture and quirky cafes

Added: 28.09.2017 4:58 | 1 views | 0 comments


Spectacularly perched on a series of extinct volcanoes and rocky crags, Scotland’s capital city is a justifiably proud and noble city. Instantly visually striking, friendly, lively – there’s a thriving tight-knit local scene of music, art and theatre – and sublimely elegant in equal measures, there’s not a city in the world quite like it....

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Where to find the best cocktails around the world – a bloggers guide

Added: 28.09.2017 4:58 | 0 views | 0 comments


Every traveller I know loves cocktails. You probably know the feeling well – you’ve just landed at the airport at your chosen destination and now you’re waiting for your taxi and daydreaming about having a cocktail at the beach or a local bar. Yep, travel and cocktails just seem to go hand in hand. Just...

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8 of the most jaw-droppingly beautiful vineyards to visit in Tuscany

Added: 18.09.2017 4:51 | 0 views | 0 comments


Since the glorious concoction of wine was discovered as early as the 9th century BC, people have been captivated by its fullness or body, to have with bubbles or without and simply, its bouquet. Scores of tracts of lands have been dedicated to the cultivation of the perfect grape and generations of families have thus been...

Tags: Rape, Wine
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How to spend 48 hours in Montreal for travel snobs

Added: 05.09.2017 4:59 | 0 views | 0 comments


Québec province’s largest city is a place with an unrestrained love for the arts, festivals, all things creative and generally living life to the hilt. To help celebrate the 150th anniversary of Canada I spent an extraordinary seven days exploring Montreal and after that week I was captivated. I loved their unique outlook on life and the hugely passionate...

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A 24 hour Michelin driving experience in the Brecon Beacons, Wales (inc. video)

Added: 05.09.2017 4:58 | 1 views | 0 comments


It’s not every day I’m invited to drive an Aston Martin for a day, a car so inextri­cably linked to James Bond it’s many a mans dream fantasy to drive one, but last week I was invited to South Wales by Michelin and Supercar Driver to do just that. With a Michelin dining experience and an...

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Our under-the-radar European destinations to visit in September

Added: 25.08.2017 4:13 | 0 views | 0 comments


When it comes to travel breaks, Europe is hugely diverse – in every corner lurks a culture to discover, a picturesque landscape to explore or a beautiful historical building to unearth. If you’re someone who likes to escape the crowds then September is the ideal time to visit, and if you’re some one who really...

Tags: EU, Crocs
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The most extraordinary places to stay around the world for travel junkies

Added: 18.08.2017 5:14 | 0 views | 0 comments


‘Adventure’ Travel, ‘ Experiential’ Travel, ‘ Exploratory’ …Travel – the tag words are endless, yet the challenge remains the same – finding a truly extraordinary lodging in places less explored. The lovely folks at Untrodden – a company made up of curious explorers and adventurers who like many of our team, like nothing better than journeying to rural...

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10 of the most mesmerizingly beautiful islands to visit in Vietnam

Added: 10.08.2017 5:25 | 0 views | 0 comments


Vietnam is the home to some of the most amazing paradise-esque islands you will ever visit. Some of these are pretty well known but there are still many beautiful under-the-radar gems just waiting to be discovered. Sprinkled like cut diamonds on a counter our guest blogger Ryan Smith a full-time traveller and founder of MrAbroad.com,...

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Exploring the Mediterranean: cruising the cool way with Larry Lamb (inc.videos)

Added: 10.08.2017 5:25 | 1 views | 0 comments


As you well know here at Global Grasshopper we are all about discovering the hidden gems and steering clear of the obvious tourist traps. Cruising has long been associated with either rowdy 18-30 trips packed with brits or sedate voyages for the over 60’s. Thomson Travel have taken it upon themselves to reinvent the cruise...

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