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As the capital of sunny Queensland and with close proximity to the Gold Coast, Brisbane is a lively, modern city that benefits from fantastic weather. There’s no shortage of things to see or do in Brisbane, no matter what your budget looks like. Within the city limits, visitors can explore Brisbane’s numerous art galleries and cultural events. Yet there’s also…

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Manhattan may well be the Big Apple’s smallest borough, but when it comes to must-see sights, it certainly packs a punch. It’s crammed full of attractions that anyone visiting New York flocks to on their first visit – and usually returns to again when they come back for more. We’re talking Central Park, the Empire State Building, Times Square and…

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Africa is an incredibly diverse continent. From tropical beaches to gorillas in the mist, Africa is the perfect destination for a vast array of incredible holidays. Whether you’re interested in ancient Egyptian relics, cultural experiences in Gambia or a safari through the Savannah, it’s easy to plan the ideal holiday in such a varied continent. Egypt is one of Africa’s…

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Manchester is the fastest-growing metropolis in the United Kingdom and the country’s third most-visited by foreign tourists. A city founded in the first century A.D., Manchester is steeped in history. If you’re going to join the 900,000 foreigners who visit this city each year, don’t miss these amazing historical sites. When you’re about to search for hotels on Venere.com, try…

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Finding the perfect accommodation for a family vacation or romantic getaway with your partner can be a troublesome experience. The majority of hotels or guesthouses tend to be fairly similar; however there are numerous establishments out there that provide something truly unique. What’s more, for those on a budget, there are some great hotel deals to be had if only you’re prepared…

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From high performance SLRs to compact point-and-shoots, digital cameras come in all shapes and sizesthese days. Which kind is the best for travel? That depends on what type of traveler you are. Here’s a brief guide to digital cameras based on whichever camera quality you seek most: Portable (backpack-friendly): If you’re backpacking through Europe, you won’t have the room or patience…

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Whether you’re a shoe-string solo backpacker staying in £2 hostels or a family dipping into the travel money fund to take some time off with the kids, maintaining tight control of your budget is key to a successful long-term trip. Maximizing your savings, being conscious of how much you have available and can afford to spend on different aspects of…