Globehunter's Travel Blog
POSTED BY Mavy | MARCH 16 2016
Label: Africa, City Breaks, Travel Tips
After decades of decline, which saw many locals up sticks to the suburbs, Johannesburg is back with a vengeance. Smart new loft apartments, a vibrant cultural scene and a welcoming vibe mean it’s once again a big draw - and this time they’re not just here for the gold.
POSTED BY Mavy | MARCH 10 2016
Label: Top 10s
If you are thinking of planning an epic shopping trip, choosing where in the world to go is a big challenge. The best shopping destination for you will depend on exactly what sort of shopping you are looking for, whether it’s high-street brands, high end boutiques, designer outlets or markets full of hidden gems.
POSTED BY Mavy | FEBRUARY 22 2016
Label: Adventure Travel, Australia, Sydney Travel, Travel Tips
For many, Australia is one of the most intriguing places in the world. It has the Great Barrier Reef, the Sydney Opera House, enough beaches to satisfy the keenest of sun-worshippers and, of course, the Outback.
POSTED BY Mavy | FEBRUARY 18 2016
You can easily get flights to Havana from London, or any part of the UK, for very reasonable prices – making Cuba one of the best places for anyone to consider as their next perfect holiday destination. Not only is this prime destination budget friendly, it’s also an iconic place with lots of things to see and experience.
POSTED BY Mavy | FEBRUARY 16 2016
Label: City Breaks, South America, Travel Tips
Believe it or not, 2016 is an Olympic year and it’s been a whole four years since the London Olympics. Any city that hosts the Olympics usually sees a huge boost in tourism, and benefits from a wide range of new facilities.
POSTED BY mavy | FEBRUARY 10 2016
Label: South America, Travel Tips
Argentina is a beautiful, vast and diverse country, from its cosmopolitan capital, Buenos Aires, to the scorched mountains of the Salla region in the north, famous for its Gaucho traditions and white wine regions. To the south lies Patagonia, a wilderness famed for its huge open spaces, gigantic lakes and jagged peaks, while to the west is Mendoza with opportunities for skiing in the foothills of the Andes.
POSTED BY Mavy | FEBRUARY 3 2016
Label: Adventure Travel, Africa, Asia, Australia, Flights, North America, South America, Top 10s, Travel Tips
Check out these 10 photos to make you want to travel. These beautiful shots of nature and beautiful photos of the world, from right around the globe, are certain to inspire you and get you thinking about whether you might like to visit these wondrous locations yourself.
POSTED BY Mavy | JANUARY 27 2016
Despite us all sharing a common language, holidays in Australia have the potential to flummox even the most silver tongued American or British tourist due to the prevalence of slang littered throughout the Aussie vernacular.
This can sometimes lead to confusion and even embarrassment.
POSTED BY Mavy | JANUARY 20 2016
Label: Travel Tips
2016 could be the year you explore wider than ever before. It’s time to add some new destinations to your wish list and working on plans to tick them off.
POSTED BY Mavy | JANUARY 13 2016
Label: Adventure Travel
Even if you live in the Northern hemisphere, there’s no need to say goodbye to the ski slopes come mid spring as by this time the Southern Hemisphere is just gearing up for its ski season.
With a bit of forward planning, a southern hemisphere summer skiing trip needn’t cost the earth, even if you have to travel half way around it to enjoy it.