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Inspiration and Information for Travellers 45+
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It’s hard not to enjoy gazing at colourful forms that sparkle and twinkle, and that demand very little from you in return other than admiration. I think this is why the kid inside all of us loves fireworks, and why both toddlers and grownups alike love the...read more
When the little box arrived, it looked like something from the Apple Store: a compact, all-white box that contained what looked like a iPod. But this was something different – this was the Human Charger, a device that claimed it could help eliminate jet lag. But could...read more
If you’re looking for an off-the-beaten-path destination in Portugal that is sure to enchant you, then look to the tiny town of Monsanto. Perched high above the plains of Beira Alta on a rocky outcrop crowned with enormous grey boulders and a castle originally...read more