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Keep calm and brunch on: The best of London’s brunch hot spots

Keep calm and brunch on: The best of London’s brunch hot spots

The English have done it again. They gave us their classic breakfast and now they have managed to take it a step further. Actually, several steps. It’s now not about how you want your eggs or how you would like your tea — it’s what kind of an eccentric entertainment...
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London’s best alternative markets for amazing street eats

London’s best alternative markets for amazing street eats

London’s love affair with street food is one to savour. From the long-standing tourist favourite Borough Markets to the quirky world-on-a-platter Camden Lock Markets, the options for snacking are enormous. There are plenty of delights waiting to be devoured at the street food markets in London, and, even better, they’re all...
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Things to do in: Brighton

Things to do in: Brighton

If you’re looking for a laid-back destination that’s still filled with lots to see and do, Brighton is a great place spend a few days exploring. Located only about one hour from London, Brighton is easy to get to, making it perfect even if you can only come for a...
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The rebirthing of Brixton

The rebirthing of Brixton

SW2 is a postcode in London worth sending a postcard home about. Located in London’s southwest, the ever-so-colourful Brixton, the childhood neighbourhood of David Bowie, is steadily transforming itself into becoming one of London’s most sought-after areas for life’s simple pleasures of eats, sneaky drinks, and materialistic wonders. The aura...
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12 ways to be a more responsible traveller

12 ways to be a more responsible traveller

Wherever we go in the world, we take a responsible attitude with us. That means travelling in a way that both respects and benefits local people, their culture, their economy, and their environment. But if you’re not familiar with the term, sometimes it’s hard to know what people mean by...
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12 city surprises you can find on a Locals on Tap tour

12 city surprises you can find on a Locals on Tap tour

You’ve arrived, you’ve unpacked, you’ve battled your jet lag. So what’s next? Do you check out Shanghai’s local beer scene? (Yes, there is one!) Or soak in Lima’s bohemian vibe? Instead of turning to Google or that dog-eared guidebook from the ’90s, turn to local experts. Connect with in-the-know locals...
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How to master your next stopover

How to master your next stopover

Why visit just one country when a stopover can let you see two for little-to-no extra cost? Many airlines permit a stopover on their transit routes, and making the most of it means you can experience the cafés in Paris or hit up the markets in Hong Kong. Not only does...
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4 fantastic parks for chilling out in Madrid

4 fantastic parks for chilling out in Madrid

Whether it’s a hot summer’s afternoon or a crisp and cool spring or fall day, locals in Madrid know to head outside, to one of the city’s many lovely parks. Is there anything more glorious than finding a spot in the park and chilling out as you lie on the...
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Ramadan celebrations in Istanbul

Ramadan celebrations in Istanbul

In honour of Ramadan, we asked our guides around the globe how they celebrate the holy month in their home. Here’s what Jen, our guide on the ground in Istanbul, told us about Ramadan in her city. Having grown up in the “bush,” I honestly don’t think I knew what...
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Things to do in: Moscow

Things to do in: Moscow

For many people, Moscow is a city shrouded in mystery. Those who have never been to Russia often have a specific image in their minds of what Russia is like — thanks to the barrage of images in the media that often cast the city in a depressing light. The media...
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