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Lisbon for a weekend

Photo courtesy of http://www.ippar.pt/ The vibrant capital of Lisbon is known for its vibrant arts and cultural attractions, unique hilly landscape and stunning architecture, and is a wonderful place to visit for a mini break or extended luxury vacation. The old and new worlds combine together in this European gem as you take a ride in the delightfully antiquated yellow trams past world-renowned street art and colourful murals, and makes for a truly memorable trip. Here are a few things you

4 things you need to do in Lisbon

Lisbon is truly a great location for a holiday. With Mediterranean temperatures and all the amenities you can expect from a bustling European city, you can’t go wrong with a trip to Portugal's capital. Let’s look at some of the more quirky activities you could find yourself doing when you consider all the things you need to do in Lisbon. Ride on the Elevador de Santa Justa   The only vertical street lift in Lisbon (and perhaps one of only a few in the world), the Elevador de

What to see in Vietnam

With Thailand getting one to death by many tourists, travelers have been looking for the next big destination in Southeast Asia. Many have settled on Vietnam, as much of this country resembled Thailand more than a generation ago. Indeed, many areas have yet to be spoiled by mass tourism, and lower prices and genuine interactions with locals bear this out. As far as planning is concerned, there are many suitable Vietnam multi centre holiday itineraries out there, but make sure they include

3 Awesome Beach Towns in Spain

As we enter the bell lap of summer in Europe, those that are suffering under piles of work needn't despair that they lost a chance to escape their daily hell … there's still hope. While the entire continent has crammed themselves into countless towns lining the Mediterranean at the writing of this article, September lays just around the corner. By then, virtually all of the sun worshipers presently taking up sun loungers will have left for their own respective realities, leaving you with