The Best Things to See And Do in Perth, Australia

Posted on: January 28th, 2013 Posted by

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Named for the city of Perth in Scotland, Western Australia’s capital would be today unrecognisable to its 19th Century founders. Perth was first established as a European settlement in 1829, however it would be a mistake to think that it had previously been an unused plot of land. Ancient stone tools unearthed close the Perth’s Swan River are just a small part of the evidence  that the shows region was of great significance to the Nyoogar people, who had been lived off the land there for at least 40,000 years. Today, Australia’s most westerly city has a population of over 1,000,000, and is home to people of multiple nationalities. Combining tranquil corners with vibrant city streets to create a unique and inviting atmosphere, there is plenty to see and do in Perth and the surrounding area. To help you plan your trip, we’ve picked out some of the best attractions to include on your “must see” list. Read the rest of this entry »

Treat Your Partner to A Romantic Break in Paris

Posted on: January 24th, 2013 Posted by

With Valentine’s Day only a few weeks away, what better time of year to treat your beloved to a romantic break in Paris? Nicknamed “The City of Love”, the French capital is a classic destination for couples and an ideal choice if you are looking to surprise your partner with a weekend getaway or longer vacation. To help you plan your holiday, we offer some suggestions of the best places to  visit during your stay. Read the rest of this entry »

Family Days Out in Nottingham

Posted on: January 21st, 2013 Posted by

Located in the heart of the Midlands, the city of Nottingham is an ideal destination for families looking for a short to mid-length break. In the city centre itself, there are ample shopping and dining options and an excellent public transport system, while in the surrounding area, you’ll find a whole host of interesting attractions for all ages.

 

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