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Month: July 2012

A 23-year, 800,000-mile drive . . .

A 23-year, 800,000-mile drive . . .

Gunther Holtorf’s 23-year road trip Two hundred countries and 20 times around the planet – a man’s amazing journey in his Mercedes     http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/magazine-18910560 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Cliff Chapman www.traveljunkies.com New places to go, good value accommodation, great activities and exciting things to do. Get a free listing in traveljunkies for your travel or activities business!  

Lighthouse Hotel in Scotland

Lighthouse Hotel in Scotland

Visit this beautiful and unique hotel near Stranraer in Scortland. This very unique luxury hotel and restaurant delights everyone who has the good fortune to stay or dine here. It has the charm and romance of an 1815 functioning lighthouse with the comforts of a small very unique luxury hotel and restaurant. Corsewall Lighthouse Hotel in the beautiful countryside of South West Scotland has the charm and romance of an 1815 functioning lighthouse with the comforts of a small very unique luxury hotel and restaurant….

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Discover Amsterdam’s Bars & Cafes #1 – In‘t Aepjen (In The Monkey Or Ape)

Discover Amsterdam’s Bars & Cafes #1 – In‘t Aepjen (In The Monkey Or Ape)

This is the first of a series of extracts from Paul Clutterbuck’s book Inside Amsterdam in which he re-visits some of his old haunts. 1. In‘t Aepjen (In the Monkey or Ape) Zeedijk 1 1012 AN Amsterdam Tel: 020-6268401 Hours: Sun-Thurs 3pm-1am Fri-Sat 3pm-3am Beer; Belgian draft and seasonal: Wine; South African Food: Dutch snacks . Historic, bizarre and fun This café is housed in one of the only two wooden houses remaining in Amsterdam. The other is in the Begijnhof near…

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Discover Amsterdam’s Bars & Cafes, But Before You Get Started #2 . . .

Discover Amsterdam’s Bars & Cafes, But Before You Get Started #2 . . .

Last Week I introduced you to a book about the “Boozers of Amsterdam” htttp://www.traveljunkies.com/blog/discover-amsterdams-bars-cafes-but-before-you-get-started This book, Inside Amsterdam, was written  a couple of years ago and brings to life the city as seen throgh the eyes of it’s legendary cafes. Stories that will captivate the reader. In this series of articles, Paul has allowed me to reproduce some of the descriptions of these historic and fascinating cafes, enabling you to find the real Amsterdam and enjoy the difference from the…

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How to Write a Perfect Blog Post .

How to Write a Perfect Blog Post .

Learn how to use psychology to get more traffic and sales with Social Triggers. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ Cliff Chapman www.traveljunkies.com New places to go, good value accommodation, great activities and exciting things to do. Get a free listing in traveljunkies for your travel or activities business!