Archive for July, 2011

Top 5 Destinations to Propose in Europe

Posted on 20. Jul, 2011 by .

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This is a sponsored post for which I have received compensation,  but all opinions expressed are in accordance with my own - plus, I got engaged in Europe myself, so this couldn’t be more on topic! Quickbeds offers cheap hotels and last minute accommodation for both Australian and International destinations. With over 40,000 accommodation properties [...]

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10 Little Known Facts About France

10 Little Known Facts About France

Posted on 19. Jul, 2011 by .

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1.   No tipping Service is included in all restaurant bills. While it does feel weird to leave nothing on the table at first, it’s amazing how quick you get used to knowing exactly how much your meal has costed. You can exceptionally leave a euro or two on the table if you received outstanding customer [...]

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Monday’s Postcard: Nice, France

Posted on 18. Jul, 2011 by .

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Today’s postcard brings us to one of the most well known destinations on the French Riviera, Nice. In this very city are believe to be the oldest human settlements in all of Europe, back when the city was called Nikaia (Goddess of Victory). Very popular with the English bourgeoisie in the 18th century,  Nice has [...]

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Guest Post on EasyJet Holidays Blog: 24 Hours in Zurich

Posted on 13. Jul, 2011 by .

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Zurich is a relatively small city that can be very well experienced in 24 small hours - I recently got the chance to publish an article on this topic on the EasyJet Holidays blog. Here’s a preview: Often referred to as the “portal to the Alps”, Zurich has become a popular tourist destination over the [...]

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Discovering London with the Thames Clippers

Posted on 08. Jul, 2011 by .

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Tired of walking in London but still thirsty for discovery? I might just have the perfect solution for you! When TakeTwo Books kindly offered me one of their books, I was ecstatic to find out I could use one of their offers to ride the famous Thames Clippers. I’ve always wanted to but somehow never managed to [...]

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A Guide to the Balearic Islands

Posted on 06. Jul, 2011 by .

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This is a guest post written by Rebecca Hunt, who writes travel content for the travel pages on the easyJet Holidays website. Visit their Twitter and Facebook pages! *** The Balearic Islands of Majorca, Minorca and Ibiza are the definition of a sun, sea and sand getaway. Picture golden sands, clear seas and blue skies that are completely empty [...]

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