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  • The Kaleidoscopic beauty of India

    The Kaleidoscopic beauty of India

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    7 June 2018

    India has to be one of the most colourful countries in the world. From the vibrant celebration clothes worn by both men and women, decorated in extraordinary amounts of beadwork and mirrors.

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  • Why choose a multi-centre tour?

    Why choose a multi-centre tour?

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    30 May 2018

    There’s a lot to be said for multi-centre tours. The variety, the excitement, the fact that you can get at least 50% more train journeys by travelling between destinations (if you’re in a place rife with trains… and also like trains).

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  • Tips and tricks for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

    Tips and tricks for the North Yorkshire Moors Railway

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    4 May 2018

    Working at Great Rail Journeys, it’s hard not to become a bit of a railway enthusiast, and we all have our favourite lines, locomotives and carriages. This edition, explore the delights of the North Yorkshire Moors railway with copywriter Lorna.

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  • The Wonderful Wildlife of Yellowstone

    The Wonderful Wildlife of Yellowstone

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    28 March 2018

    We all know that Yellowstone has an incredible amount of natural beauty. Old Faithful, Mammoth Hot Springs, Yellowstone Lake, and the Lamar Valley are just a few of the awe-inspiring sights created and controlled entirely by nature.

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  • The Natural Beauty of the United States

    The Natural Beauty of the United States

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    23 February 2018

    Happy Birthday Mr President! No, we're not talking about the current one, we're talking about the original. The number one. The man who started it all: George Washington, who is celebrated on Presidents Day, that took place on the 19th of February this year. What better way to celebrate his country than having a look at some of its most spectacular natural wonders?

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  • The wonderful wildlife of Japan

    The wonderful wildlife of Japan

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    11 December 2017

    Japan is famous for many things. Some of which are man made - the incredible megacities, filled with life and skyscrapers, the incredibly efficient bullet trains, and a hotel that has been in the same family for over 1,300 years.

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  • Where to walk in Switzerland

    Where to walk in Switzerland

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    22 November 2017

    Hiking is one of the most rewarding forms of exercise in the world, and what country is more made for this particular exercise than Switzerland?

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  • Top 5 reasons to see Ireland

    Top 5 reasons to see Ireland

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    19 October 2017

    The reasons to visit Ireland are fairly self explanatory. It is beautiful, green, and filled with millennia of history and tradition. In case you need a bit more convincing, however, take a look at our top 5 reasons to visit the breathtaking ‘Emerald Isle’.

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  • A journey on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

    A journey on the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express

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    27 September 2017

    Ask anyone for their idea of an iconic train, and the answer will always be the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express. This famous train has seen many iterations in its history, but currently it runs as the Venice Simplon-Orient-Express, run by Belmond, and still retaining its Golden Age charm that has enthralled passengers for many years.

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