Wine Tours Of Europe: The 7 Best Places To Visit for the Aspiring Sommelier

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Rich traditions and history are created over glasses of wine. Memories have been made and milestones marked with a glass in hand for centuries. And there are many reasons we’ve loved wine for so long: It complements the taste of food, engages the senses, allows the drinker to easily experience the different tastes of regions around the world and has…

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Travel Guest Post: Airport Entertainment to Get You in Holiday Mode

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Whether you’re flying solo, with friends or with kids in tow, don’t let delays at the airport ruin your holiday. Pass the time with these fun activities instead. 1.     Electronic games: if you haven’t packed a games console don’t despair. Most mobile phones come with games that could help pass the time. Otherwise, make use of those free minutes and…

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Japan Anniversary!

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The view from the 45th floor of the Ritz Carlton Tokyo.  Well, it is official. It has been one week since I became a resident of Tokyo. In that week, I have managed to get over jet lag, unpack,  find an apartment, move in, take an afternoon tour, work out, see the views from the World Trade Center Building, see…

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Food Guest Post: Top 5 India Dishes You Must Try

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Does authenticity matter? Is it a big deal that European and North American restaurants often serve ‘westernised’ versions of Indian food that blend traditional flavours with domestic palates in mind? Yes and no. Good food is good food, but while cross-cultural expectation-appeasing might be delicious, it can be frustrating knowing it’s not authentic. There’s something to be said for sampling…

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Travel Guest Post: 10 Tips for the Potential Cosmetic Tourist

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Looking to Have Cosmetic Treatment Abroad? Mixing a well-earned break with a pair of brand new boobs or a sneaky nip tuck might not seem like the most obvious choice, but cosmetic tourism is thriving worldwide. Seemingly, people are so busy these days that they simply don’t have time for both a getaway and surgery recovery, so are choosing to…

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Travel Guest Post: Gastro Tourism in Spain

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  Wine, that most pleasant of beverages… Wine can pride itself of geographic universality, and that is all explained from a plant with enormous power to adaptation. All grapes, all vines belong to the same large family of Vitis Vinifera and the family can be traced back to the Caucasus in Central Asia. It is not difficult to picture the…

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Travel Guest Post: Guide to Ultimate Luxury in Oman

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The Sultanate of Oman! Simply the name of this country sounds like a dream and evokes a mystery. A former maritime empire, Oman has indeed deliberately forget about this for the past century. Fortunately, the door was left ajar recently for us to finally discover the treasures of the Arab world, between sand dunes and the undulating blue waves of…

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Fashion: GenArt Presents Fresh Faces in Fashion

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Back for its annual Fresh Faces in Fashion programs in New York and Los Angeles, GenArt is delighted to announce the designer line-up for New York Fashion Week 2012. The event will be held at 5:00pm on Sunday, September 9 at RUNWAY @ Pier 57 (25 11th Avenue) in Manhattan. GenArt’s Fresh Faces in Fashion will be celebrating its 14th year in New York…

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Food: NYC “Food is Fashion” Menu at The Strand Hotel

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  The Strand Hotel NYC’s Strand American Bistro Restaurant will unveil its Fashion Week menu celebrating iconic fashion collections and designers along with specialty cocktail tributes to the late stylish magazine maven Helen Gurley-Brown and fashion icon Zelda Kaplan, September 13-30, 2012. The  three-course menu, created by wunderkind Executive Chef Kelvin Fernandez, is complimented  by specialty cocktails served in both American Bistro Restaurant…

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Travel: Perks of a Travel Butler

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Did you ever think that with little expert guidance you would have made your last trip a little more worthwhile? Well, then indeed you were thinking about a travel butler. Travel butler can help you with end to end holiday solutions. Right from choosing the right destination, to scouting the internet for all the relevant information including looking for discount…

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Travel Guest Post: Your Guide to Luxury Travel in Africa

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  There is no better way to spend your summer vacation than exploring Africa. Whether you’re after a relaxing break or a thrill-seeking adventure, we take a look at the many luxurious modes of travel you can use, and where they will take you.  By Car If you’re staying in Cape Town, there are many beautiful sights to discover just…

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Travel Guest Post: Top Travel Apps for the iPad

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The third generation iPad has improved camera retina display with pixel packed. The latest iPod, iPhone and iPad make one’s trip effortless. These applications in the iPad can guide anyone throughout the journey. The applications in ios are invaluable thing while travelling. By using these apps anyone can discover amazing location for vacation, a restaurant or a landmark from his/her…

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