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Qatar is not a huge stopover destination. The plane from Sydney to Doha was practically full but when we got..
Mondrian Doha

Mondrian Doha

Spent two nights in the Mondrian Doha. It’s a new addition to the city’s hotels, the Mondrian is a super cool..
Rajasthan India

Rajasthan India

In October 2018, Liz and I are taking a small tour group to Rajasthan. Maximum 10 people, we’ll travel in..
The Electronic Visa Scam

The Electronic Visa Scam

Electronic visa applications have it a whole lot easier for many passport holders to obtain visas for some of the..
Jemaa El Fnaa, Marrakech

Jemaa El Fnaa, Marrakech

A slightly weird night in Jemaa el-Fnaa, Marrakech. In fact between the snake charmers, Koran readers, acrobats, Berber musicians, fortune..

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Overtourism

Overtourism

This is the European summer when a new word, “overtourism”, has entered the travel lexicon. Overtourism – here`s why In..
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Qatar is not a huge stopover destination. The plane from Sydney to Doha was practically full but when we got..
How to beat overtourism

How to beat overtourism

This European summer a new word, “overtourism”, has entered the travel lexicon. Barcelona In Barcelona, a city of 1.6 million which saw..
The Electronic Visa Scam

The Electronic Visa Scam

Electronic visa applications have it a whole lot easier for many passport holders to obtain visas for some of the..
Credit Card Fraud

Credit Card Fraud

  Guard that Card!Twice in just over a year I’ve had fraudulent purchases made on two separate credit cards. In..
Ultimate Travel Checklist

Ultimate Travel Checklist

Checklists stop you from making mistakes. That’s why pilots use them (briefing, brakes, throttle, spoilers, flaps…etc). It was found that..
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