Far Away Places Archive

Virgin Gorda – The Ultimate Caribbean Group Retreat

When most eager travellers contemplate a group retreat, usually made up of two or more sets of couples, those popular mid-90s to early 2000s movies normally come to mind; yes, those thrillers which feature a bunch of young adults escaping to a cabin somewhere in the woods. When the same eager travellers think about escaping […]

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The 50 best ski breaks to book now

Coolest new hotels 1. Le Totem Flaine, France This is a big winter for French ski-hotel openings and Le Totem, in high-altitude Flaine, is the pick of them. Until now the renowned Sibuet family’s hotels — of which Les Fermes de Marie in Megève is the best known — have been four or five-star with […]

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Top 8 Exotic Tropical Islands in India

If you are looking to embark on an energy charging tour of the long fabled tropical islands of India, you have come to the right place.

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Reasons You Need To Visit Costa Rica

Costa Rica is a great place to visit, especially for those who love the sunny tropics and the idea of lying on a beach and drinking pina coladas and margaritas. Besides the sun and beaches, Costa Rica has many other things to offer that make it the perfect vacation destination.

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Three places that you MUST visit across Ireland

Every year, thousands of tourists travel to Ireland to witness some of the most beautiful landscapes and historical monuments in the Western world. There is plenty of breath-taking architecture, thrilling sporting events and traditional Irish activities to partake in during your stay and we have taken a look at just three of the potential options […]

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The 50 best bargain breaks for summer

There are still plenty of holiday deals for summer 2015. Our travel experts have found the best ones to book now Short haul 1 Cut-price Crete The Elounda Gulf Villas & Suites in northeastern Crete have stunning views over the azure waters of the Mirabello Gulf, and the use of a private beach club a […]

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A Closer Look at the Maldives

We don’t have the chance to visit a beautiful destination before we book a holiday – but holiday company Club Med have made that a reality, as they have brought Google Street View to the Maldives.

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