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9 of the Most Beautiful Islands you must explore around the world

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When you are in one of these islands on our list, you just have to forget about everything and let go. Each is a paradise with pristine waters, lush green flora and fauna, and the breeze blowing against your face.

These are secret islands which only a few people go to. They are never crowded. They are specks of lands amid vast waters which do no boasts of luxury hotels but pure beauty you can only experience when you take the road less traveled. Every island on our list is a dream destination.

South Water Caye (Belize)

This island is just 14 miles off Dangriga and far from the busy scene of Ambergris. You will be fascinated with the barrier reefs which are considered to be among the longest in the western hemisphere. You will be able to spot dolphins, moray eels, eagle rays, and parrot fish.


Top 5 Luxury Boutique Hotels of the World

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Cheers to whoever thought of coming up with luxury boutique hotels, travelers today are no longer limited to the cheap motels or big, branded hotels. This boutique hotels offer a different hotel experience, as intimate as giving you a feeling of a home away from home, really comfortable, or eccentric in best of its meanings. They can range from quaint inns to a cozy châteaux.

Here are some of the best luxury boutique hotels today:

The Soho Hotel in London

Under the umbrella of Firmdale hotels, The Soho Hotel in the United Kingdom exemplifies originality in the boutique hotel segment. The little properties highlight classic glamour, stimulating color schemes, and traditional design lines in its collection of apartments, suites, and guest rooms. The boutique hotel might be small but their offerings are far from the definition of its size. Its REFUEL Restaurant is among the best meeting spots in London while the screening rooms guarantee a regular influx of celebrity guest list. It is ideally located along a quiet street in the entertainment district of the city.


8 Adventure Spots in Colombia

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If you’re a traveler itching for a taste of adventure off the tourist spots of another country, Colombia is the perfect destination for you.  Here are the top 10 spots in Colombia you might want to check out before the truckloads of tourists arrive in packs:

Desierto de La Tatacoa. Just like the Badlands National Park that can be found in South Dakota, the Tatacoa Desert of hot Colombia remains invisible to the rest of the world.  The desert stretches to over 330 sq km which happens to be the biggest prehistoric graveyard of the country.  If you plan to visit this undiscovered and unspoiled beauty, it can be reached via the town of Neiva or even from Villaviega.  Be sure to bring your campaign gears.


How to Spend your Holidays the Healthy Way: Top Hotels to Visit

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Your holiday doesn’t have to be spent on booze, staying up late at night, and losing sleep on overcrowded schedules. As a matter of fact, there are spots around the world you should visit if you want to spend the holidays improving your health. Here they are.  

Milestone Hotel in London 

 

This hotel offers a “Sleep Experience Package” which is especially designed to help busy individuals get their sleeping cycles back in order. The package includes a one-on-one session with the renowned sleep expert Tej Samani. After this one-hour session, you will be able to enjoy a 90-minute sleep-inducing massage.  

According to Samani, all sleep issues are caused by physical factors even if specialists peg the culprits as burnout and exhaustion. The package works to balance the parasympathetic and the sympathetic sides of your autonomic nervous system. Imbalance in your nervous system apparently causes insomnia.  


8 best places to plan a vacation if you’re going solo

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These days, the onset of budget airlines and travel promos make people more inclined to travel abroad. Almost everywhere you look there are posters, advertisements, and even TV shows featuring exotic places, delicious food, and interesting people. It used to be that going on a trip abroad usually meant you’re traveling with someone. But going solo can also mean lots of fun.

Setting off by oneself isn’t so unusual for travelers these days for a number of reasons. Friends may have difficulty agreeing on a date when they can all take some time off at work; changing demographics can affect itineraries; and sometimes when the hectic work environment seems a bit too much to bear, we feel the need to take a step back and space out. However, there have been unfortunate stories from travelers on supplement fees being charged for solo travelers.


8 of the Most Impressive Lighthouse Hotels in the World

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In literature as in the media, lighthouses are usually viewed from the perspective of the ship that’s looking for light. It signals “home”, “guide”, and dry land. After traveling for days on end through the vastness of the sea, lighthouses are always a welcome sight—especially for travelers who may feel lost in their journey. This is probably the same charm that attracts most travelers who choose to stay in lighthouse hotels. From a room in a lighthouse hotel, you get the other side of the story.

You get to look out to the vastness of the sea without leaving the warmth of the hearth. Below are the top 15 lighthouse hotels you can stay in—whether you’re a traveler who’s sea-weary, or a native who’s looking at the prospect of setting sail. Nothing can be more romantic than these lounges.

Argentina: Faro Punta Delgada



Top 15 Chocolate Destinations in the world

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Join us in our journey as we try to get high, sugar high that is as we take a tour of the best chocolate destinations for those who has a weakness for this much loved magical delight:

Belgium

Belgium has excellent beer, loveliest tulips, and yummiest chocolates! Flanders in particular boasts of the best chocolatiers who have maintained an excellent quality and innovated chocolates as we know it today. If you go the the classy Antwerp, look for the daring sweet creations of Hans Burie. In Brussels check out the the offerings of Laurent Gerbaud with inspirations coming from the East. The country also has several museums where you can learn about the history of your favorite sweets, its production, and more. Of course do not miss Brussels famous Mary Chocolatier, Leonidas, Neuhaus, and Godiva.

France


5 Most Romantic Places for Valentine’s Day

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The world is full of some really romantic and beautiful places, whether you enjoy the bustle of city life, the drama of coastal scenery or the peaceful sleepiness of rural landscapes. Visiting them on Valentine’s Day is more romantic and more exciting than usual. To help you plan that perfect get away for you and your partner, here are five of the most romantic destinations in the world, scattered on 3 continents. And if this is not enough for you, I will search for more Romantic Places for Valentine’s Day!

1) Winter Ski Chalet – what could be more romantic than snuggling up in front of a roaring fire in a luxurious chalet deep in the beautiful scenery of the French Alps, or maybe the foothills of the Swiss mountains.

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