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The Top 9 Things to Do in Goa, India

Goa is India's little slice of paradise, and increasingly popular destination for backpackers. Here are the things you shouldn't miss while you're there.

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Stay out of Trouble on Your Gap Year

Your gap year should be all about adventure and fun, but that shouldn't come at the cost of getting into serious trouble. Be careful out there!

Recent News

New tech could end turbulence when flying

New tech could end turbulence

Turbulence when you're flying can be an unsettling experience. New technology, soon to be tested, has the potential to end turbulence for good.

Canada’s ‘Great Trail’ is now fully connected, making it longest in the world

Canada's Great Trail is fully connected

Canada's 15,000 mile coast-to-coast 'Great Trail' project has now been fully connected, making it the longest hiking trail in the world.

Latest Features

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Taking a Busabout Tour: Q & A

Our friends over at Busabout have been chatting to some of their happy customers about their recent trips, and we thought we share the answers.

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Happy Mother's Day in 50 Languages

A handy infographic on how to say 'Happy Mother's Day!' in 50 different languages. So phone and wish dear old Mum 'Gelukkige Moederdag!'

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Featured Blogs

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    "I'm having a bit of a quarter-life crisis and thought I would put my thoughts out there in the hope someone can help me see things in a different light!"

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    'Finally the day of our huge adventure had come, and after numerous months of stress, hard work and determination, I was on my way towards the airport.'

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