A travel guide written by a traveller

A guide to over 60 countries and cities 


It is probably fair to say that you can’t visit Jordan without going to Petra. In fact, you are probably more likely to go to Petra as the main point of a trip to Jordan and the rest will just follow on. Being one of the ‘new 7 wonders of the World’ (the others being…
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New York

New York. The Big Apple. Empire City. The City that never sleeps. Arguably, the most famous city in the world and somewhere I’ve been many, many times over the years for both business and pleasure. And because I’ve been here many times, it actually makes it quite a hard place to write about. So, to…
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Canada has actually been somewhere that I’ve wanted to visit for a very long time but, for some reason, it has taken me a long time to get here. As country 56, it’s fallen behind the in priority list. But we’ve been now and all I can say is it was worth the wait… mostly…
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Victoria (British Columbia)

When we asked for advice about where to visit when we travel to Vancouver, we found there to be two types of people: Those who had been to Victoria and said it was awesome; and Those who said they wished that they had found time to go. With that in mind, we made sure we…
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Niagara Falls and Niagara-On-The-Lake

Niagara Falls Let’s get the obvious out of the way first – Niagara Falls is an epic sight. The natural phenomenon is awe inspiring. You don’t get bored of watching 85,000 cubic feet of water falling over them… every second! Yes, Iguaçu Falls are bigger and more dramatic and I’ve yet to get to the…
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