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Clocking up the Air Miles with the World Cup

With people travelling from all around the globe to catch a glimpse of their favourite teams and sports stars in the 2014 World Cup held in Brazil, the air miles are certainly going to be clocking up. Our infographic, created in conjunction with SendMyBag.co.uk totals up the combined mileage of passengers making the trip from their home countries to and from Rio de Janeiro. (more…)

Price Increases at Walt Disney World Park

One Day ticket prices for Magic Kingdom theme park at Disney World, in Orlando, Florida will see price increases by $4, to $99 which is around £59.50. The park is the busiest and most visited theme park in the world. Figures for 2012 show that there was more than 17 million visitors to the park, making it one of its busiest years. Disney have also added the same increase to their other Disney World parks; Epcot and Hollywood Studios. Although the company is seeing surging revenue, the recent introduction of wireless bracelet system called MyMagic+ has cost them, with the price increase reflecting this.

Argentina Threatens Cunard for Flying British Flag

With tensions still high in Argentina over the Falkland Islands, Argentina uses any excuse to flex its muscles, today they are doing so by ordering Cunard cruise liner to take down its British flag when it docked in Buenos Aires. The Foreign Office accused Argentina of “unacceptable harassment and intimidation” over the incident.

San Francisco tourist guide

San Francisco is a beautiful city steeped in history. From its steep rolling hills and Victorian architecture to the serenity of the city’s cable car system, San Francisco has something for everyone. Remember to pack some warm clothing when visiting the city as even during the summer months the average temperature is 15°C and gets considerably colder in the evening.

Where to go in 2014

If you’re looking for the hottest spots to go in 2014, cities which are buzzing and destinations that have it all, then check out our list of places to visit in 2014 that really need to be on your travel list. These places have it all going on this year, some are great emerging countries or some which may get looked over. So if you’re looking for an adventure make sure you visit some of these great places.

Caribbean Activities

With more than 7,000 islands to choose from, Caribbean holidays offer something for everyone.  No matter what kind of holiday you are looking for, you are sure to find it in the Caribbean. Couples Caribbean holidays are perfect for a romantic getaway.  Enjoy fine dining, great shopping, relaxing spas, and sophisticated resorts, many of which are all-inclusive.  You will be free from worry and able to make the most of your time together. Families Holidays to the Caribbean have always been popular with families.  Friendly locals, great outdoor activities, historic landmarks and plenty of age-appropriate fun are available across the region.  All-inclusive resorts, catering for families, often have special entertainment geared toward children and adults so everyone stays happy. Beaches Most tourists looking for cheap Caribbean holidays only care about one thing, the beach.  You will find some of the most beautiful beaches in the world, where you can relax with a fruity cocktail, people watch in the sun or take in an extraordinary sunset. Water Sports Diving, swimming, snorkelling, jet-skiing, parasailing, charter fishing and windsurfing are just a few of the water sports that draw adventuresome tourists on cheap Caribbean holidays.  You are sure to be spoilt for choice in aquatic entertainment, no matter which island you choose. Nightlife Though most of us think of the Caribbean as being laid-back, there is vibrant nightlife all over the region.  Casinos, discos, bars, clubs, dance halls, late-night restaurants and booze cruises await even the most serious party animal.

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