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Luxembourg Like a Local

There are Christmas markets and then… there are Christmas markets. Elegant, sophisticated and very European, Luxembourg knows how to see in the festive season with the dulcet tones of live singers, chic cuisine, and warming mulled wine. Bordered by Belgium, Germany and France. Luxembourg is a multicultural city in Western Europe. It’s small but what… Continue Reading…

Dancing With The Rapa Nui, Easter Island

I couldn’t come to Easter Island without experiencing some true Rapa Nui culture. After spending two days exploring the island with my Easter Island Travel guide, I was ready for some traditional dancing. Where better to enjoy some traditional dancing than at Tera’ai – an authentic gastronomy and Rapa Nui experience based on the island’s… Continue Reading…

Plaza de Toros – Bull Fighting

  Bull fighting was introduced to South America in the 16th Century with Colombia one of the most important countries, but more recently popularity for the ‘sport’ has decreased and due to an anti-bullfighting movement, only four cities in Colombia still practice bull fighting. Manizales is one of those cities… Being told to ring the bell… Continue Reading…

Chiva Tour Cartagena

Chiva Tour Cartagena It was during my trip to Cartagena that I came across a novel way of utilising transport: on a Cartagena chiva bus tour. Originally known for transporting people around Colombia, these unique, colourful buses with a character of their own, now spend their nights (and days) transporting tourists around the old walled city… Continue Reading…