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The Turkish capital of Istanbul is the country’s historical and cultural heartland. The city, which lies on the border between Europe and Asia, has long been a passageway for travellers and  this has not changed today. Istanbul is a dreamland filled with the scent of rich perfumes and ethnic spices, steeped in culture, history and heritage and so if you…

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International travel offers amazing opportunities to visit some of the top sites in the world. When planning a trip abroad, travel site Cheapflights.ca recommends these five iconic wonders. The Eiffel Tower When Gustave Eiffel proposed his lattice tower for the Paris World’s Fair, a group of architects and artisans compared the structure to a “gigantic black smokestack.” Constructed between 1887…

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The Brits are an ever-changing breed; once content with a fortnight baking on a sun lounger on some anonymous beach, they’re now looking for a little bit more from our yearly getaway. Although sunshine is still a major factor when choosing a holiday destination there are many other factors that rank in importance; is there the option of sightseeing?  Is…

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The summer festival season is hotting up, and all around the country music lovers are checking their tents for leaks, airing their sleeping bags, and getting their wellies ready. In recent years, the reputation of many UK festivals has taken a battering. With overpriced food and drink, and expensive tickets to contend with, many revellers are looking to Europe to…

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The Balearic Islands off the southern coast of Spain are most often associated with party-goers and British ex-pats. However, in overlooking this stereotype the discerning traveller will soon find islands that play host to a great history, a proud people and a stunning landscape. The four largest islands of Majorca, Menorca, Ibiza and Formentera make up an autonomous community with…