News Tips and Trivia

We’re always on the lookout for topical news related to travel – particularly our variety – fun adventures! So this is the spot for our travel news and tips, a bit of fun travel trivia and updates on the many travel competitions we run.

Best places to visit in September

  The final part in our twelve part series on the best places to visit when. September is all about the magical Full Moon Festival in Vietnam, the bi-annual migration of the Berbers in Morocco, the archaeological riches of Jordan and … Continue reading

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10 interesting things about the Terracotta Warriors

  Just outside of Xi’an, the incredible discovery of Emperor Qin’s underground army in 1974 put this Chinese city on the map and simply cannot be missed on any visit here. But how much do you really know about this famous subterranean … Continue reading

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Under the spell of Hoi An

  Sitting back in Hoi An after many years absence, it’s comforting to know that this ancient town remains as it was in my memory – enchanting, says Lisa McCowan. Back in Hoi An as part of the 10 day Very … Continue reading

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Where East meets West

  Touching down in Turkey I had a feeling I was going to enjoy discovering this new destination, but what I did not expect was for it to be as amazing as it was, says Sunet van der Merwe who travelled … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in August

  The eleventh part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit when. August is all about exploring the Canadian wilderness, watching the spectacular Perseids Meteor Shower in Jordan, tracking mountain gorillas in Uganda and enjoying the spectacular … Continue reading

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Pretty Muddy for Cancer Research UK

  Over the past couple months all of the ladies from On The Go’s London office have been raising money – and practising their tire jumps, for Cancer Research UK. Yesterday all of their fundraising and training came to fruition … Continue reading

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Different views of Petra

  If I ask you to picture the country of Jordan, I can almost guarantee that one particular image will spring to mind, says Emma McInnes. An image of one of the New 7 Wonders of the World, of a UNESCO … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in July

  The tenth part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit when. July is all about the glamorous coastline and offshore islands of Croatia, sunny days and balmy evenings island hopping in Greece, nesting season in Galapagos … Continue reading

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10 interesting things about the Taj Mahal

  Perhaps one of the most recognisable monuments ever built, the iconic image of the Taj Mahal has graced the covers of travel magazines, acted as the poster-board for love and devotion and inspired replicas around the world – but how much do … Continue reading

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Best places to visit in June

  The ninth part in a twelve part series on the best places to visit when. June is all about the wonderful wildlife and stunning landscapes of Namibia, the Roman ruins and sublime coastline of Turkey, the sandy beaches and azure waters of … Continue reading

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