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Eclipse on the water ...

SCENIC Eclipse has shrugged off multiple delivery delays to finally set sail on her maiden voyage from Reykjavik to  Quebec.

The mid-August voyage sees the ship spending 13 days at sea before she starts exploring the planet with an emphasis on exploring remote regions like the Arctic and Antarctica as well as less-visited locations in between. 334 more words

Explore The World

Should Travellers Boycott Controversial Destinations?

There are plenty of destinations around the world that have controversial political or cultural stances on many issues, from women’s rights and human rights abuses to LGBTQ rights and oppressive dictatorships to name but a few, but does that mean travellers should boycott a destination? 3,095 more words

Backpacking

Virtuoso's best ...

VIRTUOSO – the global network of agencies specialising in luxury and experiential travel – has revealed the winners of its 2019 Best of the Best awards during the organisation’s 31st Virtuoso Travel Week. 630 more words

Destinations

Marquis Shanghai move ...

SHANGHAI is now home to a JW Marriott Marquis Hotel Shanghai Pudong with the latest addition to the luxury label opening earlier this month.

The 39-storey tower, sitting near the Huangpu River and is close to the city’s Lujiazui central business district, has 515 guest rooms and suites as well as four dining outlets, fitness centre, spa, and heated indoor infinity swimming pool. 207 more words

Destinations

Raffles reveal ...

RAFFLES Singapore is finally back in business after being closed for more than two years during a top-to-tail renovation.

The iconic Singapore hotel, which was looking a little rusty and dusty before the refurbishment kicked off in February 2017, is sparkling again with the update rejuvenating the address’ signature colonial-era style. 247 more words

Destinations

Stop Feeling Guilty About Taking Vacation

I can’t even count the number of times I’ve heard people talk about how they haven’t been on a vacation in over a year or how they don’t want to take off work for various reasons. 339 more words

Back to the bus!

We wrapped up Vail Colorado with Matts childhood friend Gavin, you saw him in our honeymoon post from 2017. Now he’s officially “Uncle” Gavin! It’s such beautiful country up there! 452 more words