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The Coloured Houses of Aruba

Aruba, a tiny Dutch Caribbean island off the coast of Venezuela, has dry, sunny weather, blond beaches and gentle surf. Constant trade winds bring cool breezes and cause the divi-divi trees to slope southwesterly. European influence shows in architecture…


12 Adventurous Activities in Aruba

Aruba may be best known for its beautiful Caribbean beaches and all-year round summer, but have a little venture off the sand and you’ll find so many attractions and adventures for you to take part in. Whether it’s snorkelling,…


The Ultimate Guide to Orlando USA

Imagine a destination where all of your dreams can finally come true. You have landed in Orlando, Florida. Traditionally associated with theme parks, Disney and childhood memories, Orlando now attracts tourists of all types including families, couples and girls weekend…

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Visiting South America

Before I’d left all I’d heard was horror stories about central and South America. Robberies, hijackings, murders. People thrive off exaggerating stories, and they get worse each time they are told. However, I’ve never felt safer, even as I…


5 Tips for Travelling Around America

Hi I’m Mel from JustMelKate and Sophie has kindly let me take over The Nomadic Backpacker today to share some tips for travelling around the USA as I have recently just returned from a trip myself. Here are my…