Tag: history

Quebec City - Place Champlain

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Why Quebec City is a Canada favorite

The charms of this 400-year-old city are many and the fact that French is spoken here, is only the beginning. With its charming cobblestone...

Venice, Italy

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How to navigate Venice

The watery wonderland of Venice isn’t your typical city when it comes to getting around.   Spread across 118 small islands, this...

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5 ways to experience the colors of Australia’s Uluru

Visitors from around the globe travel to admire Australia’s most famous natural sculpture and many are surprised to...

Mountains of Alberta 1280

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10 reasons to visit Canada

Boasting 16 UNESCO World Heritage Sites, the longest ski season in the world and some of the most spectacular natural wonders on the...

Civita di Bagnoregio, Italy

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Italy’s incredible vanishing village

It is just so breathtakingly beautiful you’d be forgiven for thinking photographs of Civita di Bagnoregio were instead paintings of an...

Faye and Richard going for dinner at top of the Eiffel Tower 1280

Just Returned

Just Returned – Paris & London

Mature Travel readers share their reviews of recent vacations – read our conversation with Faye and Richard from Tennessee who just...


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Is this the most beautiful village in the world?

With just about everything, beauty is in the eye of the beholder and when it comes to our favourite places, personal experiences add an...

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30 must-see gardens in ‘America’s Garden Capital’

Quaker farmer John Bartram laid roots in Philadelphia’s first botanical garden in 1728 on the banks of the Schuylkill River. Known as...

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Exploring Britain’s Lake District

Touring Britain’s Lake District transports you to a serene world of undulating fells, mystical tarns and oak woodlands. And then there...