An Indian Cruise

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In Mumbai, Hotel Sahara Star Mumbai is getting rave reviews.  Photo credit: Worldhotels.

India’s history, cultural diversity and the energy and vibrancy of its people are surely best appreciated first hand.

Travelers can easily make such a connection by taking one of the many ocean cruises which call in regularly at a number of ports dotted along the India’s coastline.

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Cool Outdoor City Living

CityAustraliaOutdoorLiving 1024x768 Cool Outdoor City Living An outdoor living room in Australia.  Photo credit: Robert Plumb.

Outdoor living is one of the freshest interior design trends in recent years.

Depending on the climate where you live, your outdoor living might be limited to a summer season or year-round.

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New Flights To Barcelona

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Planning a Barcelona city getaway?  If you’re a UK traveler, it’s easy to rent apartments in Barcelona and now you can fly there direct from London Gatwick with Monarch.

The scheduled leisure airline has begun new flight service to Barcelona which links London to this cosmopolitan Spanish city. Flight prices start from £35 one way including all taxes and charges (£54 return).

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Chocolate Art In Germany

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From Swiss pralines to Belgian truffles, chocolate lovers will savor their time at chocolART in Tübingen, Germany’s largest chocolate festival.

In late November, south of Stuttgart, the university town will celebrate the start of winter with chocolART.

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Crime Series Tour Of Copenhagen

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Christmas + crime fiction in Copenhagen. Photo credit: VisitDenmark.

Scandinavians are garnering rave reviews for their crime novels which are being made into major TV series and movies.

One of these is the Danish crime series The Killing with Detective Inspector Sarah Lund which is showing on BBC4 and popular in the United Kingdom.

Fans of the series can now combine a city break and a crime series tour of Copenhagen.

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City Travel Clothes

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Travel Wardrobe by Vanessa Knox. Photo credit: Vanessa Knox.

Do travel clothes make the traveler?  Whatever the case, a smart travel wardrobe can help you travel light and in style.

If you’re a woman updating your travel wardrobe and need fashion inspiration, look to the Travel Wardrobe by London-based fashion designer Vanessa Knox.

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Christmas City Breaks

 

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A Christmas city break in the United Kingdom. Photo credit: SACO.

Hotels and resorts are featuring Christmas travel deals in many city destinations worldwide.

In the UK, serviced apartment network SACO is offering deals from mid-December until the New Year on stays in 23 city destinations including Bath, Bristol, Birmingham, Cardiff, Glasgow, Jersey, Manchester, Nottingham and London.

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