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The Dominican Republic

Finding a cheap, but charming holiday destination can at times be very challenging, and maintaining a manageable budget while on vacation is in the least quite a feat. However, one of the ways of ensuring that your travel expenses stay low is by taking travel insurance to cover any unforeseen medical expenses while on the go. That said, if you are looking to find some of the cheapest, but enchanting travel destinations in the world, the following are a few of them: Bulgaria Bulgaria is a popular holiday destination among travel connoisseurs who wish to spend their vacation in a…

Uzbekistan (Creative Commons)

OMAN The country of Oman is a land full of extraordinary surprises; soaring rugged mountain ranges, curved wadis, golden deserts and the sea. It is the legendary home of Sinbad the sailor and still retains its authentic atmosphere of dramatic landscapes littered with oases, forts and palaces that inspire exploration. It is the one place you can get to experience traditional Arabia; quite stretches of sand shaded by swaying palms and dotted by fishing boats, mud brick villages clinging to the sides of remote valleys and ancient forts. Oman may be an undiscovered destination but it is intriguing with its…

Venice Italy - Creative Commons by gnuckx

Despite Egypt’s ancient magnetism, the country draws in just as many beach tourists as it does historical fans. This is due to the fabulous hot weather and the vast array of resorts which are, quite simply, a sun-seeker’s haven. On one side of the beach, the seas are literally teeming with marine life and aquatic plants offering some of the best dive sites in the world. Regular excursions, both for divers and also those who wish to stay dry on board the boat, offer the opportunity to see amazing sea creates both great and small, and enjoy the calm waters…

Finca-Bellavista-Treehouse-Community

For the past few years rustic holidays have become all the rage as more people seek to get close to nature and experience the great outdoors. If you are bored of the usual bed and breakfast accommodation and are not quite ready to rough it under canvas, a holiday in a tree house can offer the best of both worlds. The idea is for comfortable accommodation with modern conveniences in a magical, woodland setting. You couldn’t get any closer to nature if you tried! It’s every child’s and many adults’ fantasy to live in a tree house and a holiday…

Career breaks (creative commons)

Gap year travel is usually related to students taking ‘time out’ after graduating before they get themselves involved in the corporate world and get a job. Gap year travel for students and new graduates can be very fulfilling and provide ample time to set your life on course. However, those who have worked for a couple of years also deserve some well-earned ‘time out’. Taking a career break like this will be more complicated than the ‘normal’ gap year travel plans one may make. First, let’s do a little definition of terms. Career breaks may or may not be funded…