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Mick Murray

JapanTravel tips
June 14, 2019

What to eat in Kyoto

What are the best things to eat in Kyoto, and where can you find them? This ancient city has centuries of culinary traditions, and we're here to help you discover…
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JapanTravel tips
May 17, 2019

Enryaku-ji: War, Peace, and Beauty

Picture a secluded Buddhist monastery, nestled in the mountains, away from the hustle and bustle of modern life. You're picturing Enryaku-ji. This ancient temple near Kyoto is one of the…
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Entertainment & EventsJapan
May 7, 2019

Matsuri Madness: Japan’s Most Fascinating Festivals

Japan is known for its unique festivals. Throughout the year, a range of celebrations reflect the country's traditional and modern culture, providing a glimpse into the nation's character. Here are…
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CitiesIstanbulTravel tips
April 26, 2019

48 Hours in Istanbul

Istanbul is a colourful, vibrant, and busy city. It can be overwhelming to pick the highlights you want to see and figure out how to get everywhere when you only…
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AmsterdamArt & DesignWhat's On
March 26, 2019

The Joy of Nature at the Van Gogh Museum

Running between 1 March - 26 May 2019, this temporary exhibition at the Van Gogh Museum showcases works by two legendary artists, highlighting the inspiration British painter David Hockney drew…
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Travel tips
February 15, 2019

Medieval battles, legends, and political intrigue: the best historical sites in the UK & Ireland

Here are some of the best historical sites for history nerds looking to let their imaginations run wild - as well as a bit of fantasy folklore for good measure.
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Entertainment & Events
January 31, 2019

The best Chinese New Year activities in 2019

Tick these activities off your list this Chinese New Year - after all, if you're celebrating the Year of the Pig, why not get the best for your money?
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Meet Tiqets
January 30, 2019

The 2019 Tiqets Ski Trip: A Review

2019 started strong, with one of the most important business events of the year taking place: the annual Tiqets ski trip!
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