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My Son – the UNESCO-listed Hindu Sanctuary in Vietnam

23/02/2015 | By

Hindu ruins in My Son, Vietnam

Hindu ruins in My Son, Vietnam

Officially, Vietnam is an atheist state as per it’s communist government regime, but significant amounts of the population practice traditional religions, some adhere to Buddhism and there are quite a few Catholics left over from the French occupation. 

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Quebec City

16/02/2015 | By

No, not a European street, this is Quebec City

No, not a European street, this is Quebec City

As I mentioned in my post on the Île d’Orléans, my immune system let me down rather badly on my arrival in Quebec City, but I was determined not to let that get in the way of getting to know this historic city, the oldest continuously inhabited French settlement in the Americas.

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Food Tours – Adelaide’s Central Market Tour

09/02/2015 | By

Mark Gleeson of Central Market Tours (image by Grant Nowell)

Mark Gleeson of Central Market Tours (image by Grant Nowell)

I’ve been hanging around food markets for more years than I care to think about. Wherever I travel, I make it a point to check out the local fresh food markets and I do food tours wherever possible as I believe they are the quickest way to get to know any local food scene.

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Travel Apps – Some of my Favourites

02/02/2015 | By

travel apps

As they have in pretty well every other aspect of our lives, clever geeks have come up with smart-phone apps to smooth the path of our journeys when we travel.

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Noumea – Relaxed & Very Casual

26/01/2015 | By

Isle of Pines

Isle of Pines

I guess most of the point of going on a cruise is enjoying the ship-board life, and while on Royal Caribbean’s Radiance of the Seas we certainly did that, but the cruise we took stopped off at two points – the Isle of Pines and Noumea – so we were keen to check out both places.

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Dinner for 3,000 – Cruising with Royal Caribbean

19/01/2015 | By

Prepping for dinner on Royal Caribbean's Rhapsody of the Seas.

Prepping for dinner on Royal Caribbean’s Rhapsody of the Seas.

As I mentioned a while back, I recently had the wonderful experience of my first cruise, holidaying on Royal Caribbean‘s Rhapsody of the Seas with Choose Your Cruise. I was utterly gobsmacked with the amount of food that is produced daily on these big ships, so when I was given the opportunity to tour the galley you can bet I jumped at it.

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