Just one place Gozo 

Gozo is an island that, on the one hand you want to shout about but on the other say ‘shhh don’t tell anyone’. Gozo is one of the Mediterranean’s best kept secrets, it is the second largest of the Maltese islands and lies south of Sicily and west of Tunisia, it is quaint and traditional, …

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Are you going to North America 

Are you going to North America, if so is it poison ivy season, it’s at its worst in the Spring if you follow this link you’ll learn more than I could ever know. Prevent poison ivy rash with www.buyrhustox.com The link takes you to a comprehensive guide on everything you need to know about Identifying …

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Just one place Amsterdam

This week’s just one place is a country again, sorry my rules so I can change them! That country is Holland or the Netherlands.  Whether it Amsterdam or Rotterdam or the alegedly open attitude to cannabis or the sex trade.  Most dutch people I’ve ever met seemed so laid back if they were any more …

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Nèedles and Apes 

I have visited this rock twice, first time on a cruise on the Ss Canberra in 1984, but we didn’t see much of the place as we went straight to the Airport and flew to Tangiers, Morocco. But the second was with The Air Cadets in 1988 representing my squadron, it was this time I …

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Just one Place Valparaiso, Chile

On hundred and fifty years ago Valparaiso, Chile was one of the world’s busiest ports.  Located half way along the Pacific coast of South America it was an essential stopping point for vessels rounding Cape Horn on the way to California from the East Coast of the United States and from Europe.   Wealthy with the …

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Just one place in Iceland 

This time in the series, just one place the whole country of Iceland is making my list. The fact that the country has a population similar to that of Reading or Sweden is one thing. The fact that there is government office for the fairyfolk is brilliant or that a possible fairy habitat could be …

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First time Kerala: what to do and where all to go

Kerala is one of India’s top tourist destination. It is known as God’s Own Country. From the vast beaches to the backwaters, every part of Kerala is beautiful and at the same time peaceful. Deciding to visit this state is not a tough one, but what all to do there and where all to go …

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Trawsfynydd North Wales 

At first glance Trawsfynydd doesnt seem much, but as a family we had two great holidays down there back. Part of the Snowdonia national park Trawsfynydd has lovely countryside and a huge reservior. Trawsfynydd is down passed Welshpool and Dolgellau on the A470. The great beach of Porthmadog which at the time allowed cars to …

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