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  • Why Slovenia is Europe’s most beautiful cheap destination

    slovenia

    Situated in central Europe, Slovenia is a beautiful holiday destination in the eastern Alps. Boasting tree-lined mountains, green valleys and glacial lakes, it is significantly cheaper than nearby Switzerland, Austria, and Italy. Its picturesque capital, Ljubljana, is often compared to Prague, but to truly experience the country, then head into the mountains. Slovenia’s natural landscapes are a haven […]

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  • Why autumn is the best time to go backpacking in Hanoi

    Hanoi

    Vietnam’s energetic capital is bustling with great food, sublime architecture and enormous green parks. Hanoi is a hugely popular destination for backpackers and is frequently visited as a stop-over for a host of Asian and Australian flights. Hanoi is the perfect base to explore Vietnam’s cultural hotspots. Less than three hours to the craggy mountains of Halong Bay and only […]

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  • Visiting Vienna on a backpackers budget

    Vienna

    With its grand imperial architecture and historic coffeehouses, visiting Vienna is like walking into a fairy tale. Blooming with art galleries and museums, the Austrian capital was once home to Mozart, Beethoven, Schubert, Strauss, Freud and Gustav Klimt. Whether you’re travelling for a weekend or a sightseeing adventure, there are plenty of things to do in […]