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Top 10 Must-See Places in the UK

Top 10 Must-See Places in the UK

England, Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland collectively form one of the most popular regions for tourists to visit in Europe: The United Kingdom. Breathtaking countryside, historic cities, medieval castles, massive mansions, world-renowned museums and great theaters highlight the list of attractions that drive visitors to the region in droves. Diversity makes the UK an ideal […]

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Travel Industry Spotlight: Baggage Allowance Fees

Travel Industry Spotlight: Baggage Allowance Fees

What were once viewed as loose guidelines to make travelling easier and keep the customer happy are now tightening as airlines and frequent flyers see the value of unbundled tickets. ‘Baggage Allowance’ – two words referring to airline luggage policies that vary dramatically between different carriers as consistent industry standards are non-existent. It was once […]

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Peruvian Spotlight: Inventions

Peruvian Spotlight: Inventions

As we wind up our adventure through Peru, we thought it would be fun to see what this glorious country has given us in terms of inventions. Let’s start with some of the earliest people in the region, the Incan Empire: 1)    Freeze-Drying Thought this was a clever food storage solution developed by NASA? While […]

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Peruvian Spotlight: Inti Raymi Peruvian Festival of the Sun

Peruvian Spotlight: Inti Raymi Peruvian Festival of the Sun

With Peru and in particular Machu Picchu still fresh in our minds, JNR now takes you to the dynamic and glorious Inti Raymi or the Festival of the Sun, which is celebrated in Cusco, Peru each year on June 24. This festival coincides with their Winter Solstice, when the sun is farthest away from the […]

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Gateway Canyons Resort: Discovery of the Unexpected

Gateway Canyons Resort: Discovery of the Unexpected

Just days ago, I found myself at a fork in the road. Would I choose the same safe route I’ve always chosen or would I choose the road less traveled? In the end, I climbed through the window of a Pro Baja truck alongside a professional race driver and enjoyed the ride of my life […]

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