Posts Tagged ‘ Brazil ’

Postcard from Argentina: part four, continued

Feb 21st, 2016 | By

Kaye’s constant quest for adventure has taken her back to Argentina – the land of gauchos, glaciers, football, tango and beef

Saturday snippets: 20th February 2016

Feb 20th, 2016 | By

Running a hotel, where most tourism jobs are in the UK and moving elephants around Malawi occupy some of Adrian’s thoughts this week.

What the industry tips for 2016

Dec 24th, 2015 | By
Costa Rica

Adrian sums up what what the travel industry is tipping for 2016. Do they match where you are thinking of going?

World cup appeal

Aug 2nd, 2015 | By

The reason given by the Brazilian tourist board for the large increase in British visitors is the world cup.

Saturday snippets: 18th July 2015

Jul 18th, 2015 | By
modern visitors to Pompeii

A Light show, dinosaurs, a dam and Porsche off-road driving are just a few of the things that attracted Adrian’s attention this week.

Holidaying to get the most for your money

Jun 10th, 2015 | By

From FAirFX, the foreign exchange company comes a list of where you get more from your money than last year. There also have a list of where you’ll get less than last year.

Best day trip from Buenos Aires: Colonia del Sacramento

Jun 3rd, 2015 | By

When the bustle of Buenos Aires gets to much – as it will – escape the hustle by retreating to Colonia del Sacramento, a characterful town that’s resistant to bright lights and late nights

Celebrating Rio

Mar 6th, 2015 | By
image of Chist the Redeemer statue

On St David’s Day this year, Rio was 450 years old.

Where the experts travel: Gwen Keating

Jan 24th, 2015 | By

Gwen Keating – a confirmed Novocastrian and a green badge guide explains how she plans her travel and where she likes to go.

Memorable mid winter getaways

Jan 22nd, 2015 | By

It’s wet, windy and dark at four o clock so it must be time to head abroad and bask in some winter sun. Just About Travel has the low-down on 10 destinations where sun, sand and sea come as standard

What’s hot: January 2015

Dec 31st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world

The Xina Bena Festival

Aug 10th, 2014 | By
Brazilian indigenous people

The Kaxinawá are a tribe of 5550 people who pride themselves on their strong cultural identity, while maintaining contact with the “white people” who they first encountered in the late nineteenth century.

The best of Brazil

Jun 12th, 2014 | By

There’s more to Brazil than the ‘beautiful game’. Here Just About Travel reveals what we love most about the South American giant

What’s hot: June 2014

May 31st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world. This month it’s good news for the capital and, umm, canines..

Bonito: football is not everything, even in Brazil!

May 29th, 2014 | By

Football is something standing on the same level as food in France. It’s an essential part in the country’s life, and its inhabitants can talk for hours about football players, teams and matchesas Frederic found when he visited Bonito in Brazil,

What’s new in New York City?

May 5th, 2014 | By
montage of New York

The Big Apple has been mesmerising visitors for years. Its pleasures are eternal but the particulars of where to stay, eat and play are ever in flux. Here’s the low-down on the latest news from NYC

Where the experts holiday: Paul Goldstein, award-winning wildlife photographer and guide

May 1st, 2014 | By

Award-winning wildlife photographer and guide, Paul Goldstein, talks travel

What’s hot: May 2013

May 1st, 2014 | By

Just About Travel tells you what’s hot in the travel world. This month it’s all about taking a trip to Times Square, bobbing around in the Dead Sea and schlepping to Sydney…

Where England plays

Mar 21st, 2014 | By

Representatives from the Brazilian Tourist Board (Embratur) and England’s group stage host cities (Sao Paulo, Belo Horizonte and Manaus), were in London this week to explain where the host cities are and a little about them

Where the experts holiday: Lee Thompson, award winning photojournalist and co-founder of The Flash Pack

Mar 7th, 2014 | By

The photojournalist and co-founder of The Flash Pack on Brixton, Brazil and Bucket Lists

The year that was

Dec 27th, 2013 | By

It’s been a busy year and it’s time to take stock. Here travel writer and enthusiast, Kaye Holland, shares her 2013 holiday highlights

Where the experts holiday: Ben Anderson, author, filmmaker and a winner of the Foreign Press Award

Dec 25th, 2013 | By

Acclaimed war journalist, author and documentary filmmaker, Ben Anderson, has travelled to some of the world’s most fearsome hotspots. He shares his travel experiences with CD-Traveller readers

What’s hot: July 2013

Jun 30th, 2013 | By

CD-Traveller tells you what’s hot and what’s not in the travel world right now

Colombia: South America’s most up and coming destination (part one)

May 9th, 2013 | By

Only a decade ago Colombia was a place for the hardy, or some would say foolhardy, visitor, but recent years have been ringing in the changes in this north-western corner of the South American continent

Nevis: Nelson’s love island

Apr 25th, 2013 | By

Famous as the setting for Nelson’s nuptials, tiny Nevis is home to a wealth of other treasures both natural and cultural, writes Judith Baker

Don’t ignore the Iguacu Falls

Apr 22nd, 2013 | By

Confession time: I very nearly didn’t make it to the Iguacu Falls- being too busy topping up the tan on Rio’s Copacabana Beach

Blame it on Rio

Apr 17th, 2013 | By

Rio has always been hot, but it’s never been this hot. Kaye Holland has the inside story

Pour the perfect Pisco Sour in Peru

Apr 13th, 2013 | By

From social trend to proper blend, sweeten your grasp of the sour in Lima and learn why Peru’s most famous drink is a cultural force