Guest Interview – Mark’s Meanderings

This week’s guest interview is with Mark, travel blogger and photogrpher behind Mark’s Meanderings. His blog is for travellers by a traveller.  He is based in the South West of England and loves exploring and meandering around the UK and the world.

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Switzerland: A Winter Break In Basel

Every year, when possible, we head somewhere different for New Year and last year we decided on Basel, Switzerland. Having never visited Switzerland before we were excited to see what Basel had to offer. Armed with our winter woollies, we jumped on a plane, ready to hit the ground running and enjoy every second of our five-day city break over the New Year period. The first thing we noticed was how close Basel is to both the German and French borders, in fact, as soon as you walk through passport control there are signs on the wall pointing one way…

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England: Discover the Hidden Gems of Cumbria

The beautiful Lake District is a wonderful location for short breaks and holidays but can become extremely busy at certain times of year as it’s such a popular tourist destination. If you plan your trip to the Lakes with care, though, you could arrange visits to some of the hidden gems in the Cumbrian area and avoid the large crowds that come with popular attractions. What’s more, you’ll get to explore some genuine Cumbrian countryside, and learn more about the local culture and lifestyle.

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Guest Interview – Stoked To Travel

This week’s guest interview is with Claire, travel blogger behind Stoked To Travel. She explains ‘It would be fair to say I my true passion is travel, exploring and adventure – 54 countries and counting. Every last penny I earn and save goes on fulfilling my travel dreams! Little seems to phase me on my travels, and actually, the further I am out of my comfort zone, the better..! It was my first summer of backpacking at 18 that got me absolutely hooked. It started with an eventful road trip to Southern Spain and to Benicassim festival. Followed by a totally unplanned…

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USA: 5 Fun Reasons to Travel to Branson, Missouri

Missouri is a state just waiting to be discovered with many great cities including St Louis and Springfield. If you are on a trip or will be taking a trip to or through Missouri, then you really need to spend some time exploring and enjoying Branson, an Ozark town, which has so many things to see and do. Here are a few simple and easy tips to help you prepare for your Branson, Missouri holiday:

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Simple Budget Tips For Travel Enthusiasts

We love to travel for many reasons. You may love to travel because a holiday helps you get away from you regular stressors or because you want to learn new things, enjoy novel experiences, and get to know another culture. The reason you may not travel as much as you would like is likely due to two constraints: time and money. Since your job probably offers you paid holiday days, time is an easy issue to resolve. But, unless you have a high-paying job and low-expenses, it can be difficult to save enough money to satisfy your wanderlust.

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