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Top Three Reasons to Visit Hwange National Park

Abundant Wildlife, African Wild Dog and a Birders Paradise

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Three Reasons to Visit Hwange National Park

Hwange is not only a wildlife gem but also a birder's heaven.

There is no doubt that Zimbabwe is a wildlife lover’s haven. The country boasts a number of national parks, each hiding a wonderful world of wilderness within its boundaries. For many, however, it is Hwange National Park that takes the crown as the most... more »

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The best massage and spas in Seoul!

The best massage and spas in Seoul!

Spa G Spa G has an origin unlike all other spa treatments here in Seoul.  Korea Ginseng Corporation or KGC started its red ginseng business in 1899 within the royal palace of the Korean Empire. Now called Cheong-kwan-Jang, the company has ...more »

Phuket's Gentle Giant

Phuket's Gentle Giant

Perched atop a 380 metre hilltop in Nakkerd Hills between Chalong and Kata is Phuket's newest man-made attraction, Big Buddha or Ming Mongkol Buddha. This structure is dedicated to His Majesty King Bhumibol Adulyadej in honour of his 80th ...more »

Ten romantic things to do in Cyprus

Ten romantic things to do in Cyprus

Halfway between Limassol and Pafos, a distinctive group of huge rocks are scattered just offshore and according to mythology this is the point where Aphrodite, the goddess of love and beauty, emerged from the waves to begin her life in ...more »

Dukley Gardens - the New Mediterranean

Dukley Gardens - the New Mediterranean

Montenegro, probably the youngest destination in the Mediterranean, is a country of wild beauty, untouched nature and dramatic landscapes. Whether you wish to hike, bike, sail, or just enjoy the sun... this country can be the perfect ...more »

7 Tips For Day Trips in Central Montenegro

7 Tips For Day Trips in Central Montenegro

Marianne van Twillert-Wennekes is the author of the blog Montenegro-for.me and she writes about her beautiful experience living in Montenegro as an expatriate. She is Dutch, but has moved to Montenegro (then it was ex Yugoslavia) 45 years ...more »

Kuta Skyline Premium Land Sites

Kuta Skyline Premium Land Sites

NagaIndo has worked for many months to find the optimal masterplan for their premium land in Kuta bay. Located within 200 meters from the famous Ashtari Ocean View Restaurant & Lounge Bar and Ashtari Yoga Shala, our land offers ...more »

Pristine Perast and its Jewel - Conte

Pristine Perast and its Jewel - Conte

Perast is an old town in the Bay of Kotor in Montenegro. Situated a few kilometres northwest of Kotor, Perast lays beneath the hill of St. Ilija (873 m), on a cape that separates the Bay of Risan from the one of Kotor and overlooks the ...more »

Salt, Scent, Sea, Spa ... so soothe me!

Salt, Scent, Sea, Spa ... so soothe me!

I am prepared to admit this right now …. I am not one of those people who drool over the idea of having a massage, so although a little reluctant, I decided I would be brave and give it a go.   The Laguna Beach Spa is housed in ...more »

Ecotourism in Malta

Ecotourism in Malta

Ecotourism aims to conserve the environment and improve the well-being of the local people. "Responsible travel to natural areas that conserves the environment and improves the well-being of local people." (TIES, 1990) You may find that ...more »

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Retreats and Relaxation Articles

When a gigantic compendium of chocolate truffles won't soothe the perennial pain in your life, it's time to get pampered. No matter where you are in the world, or what type of budget you're on, there's always a little room for some personal relaxation. Whether it's a soothing soak in a Turkish Hammam, a rejuvenating dip in a Sicilian mud bath, a spiritual awakening at a Spanish yoga retreat, or a devilishly indulgent Indian head massage, My Destination have got it covered.

So if you are someone whose body aches to be massaged, buffed, preened or pampered, or simply curious to know what a 'microdermabrasion' or 'hot stone massage' actually entails, have a peruse of the following selection of Retreats and Relaxation articles. Here you should be able to find every type of salubrious, detoxifying, and stress-relieving spa, fitness and wellness programme that you could possible need. And if you don't, well, then there's always the chocolate to turn to...

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