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Catch the 4th of July fireworks whilst sailing the San Francisco waterfront

Enjoy a day in the Bay. Image: redandwhite.com

4th of July is one of those ‘you’ve got to be there’ days on the US calendar and what better way to experience the festivities than by cruising along the San Francisco waterfront. Continue reading

Extranomical Tours go shopping and wine tasting in San Francisco

Shop and then drop in a winery. Image: extranomical.com

United States of America: a land of freedom, celebrity and… shopping! With the excellent exchange rate, the US is quickly becoming the world capital for bargain hunters so what better way to explore this rising opportunity than to take a shopping tour which not only supplies discount vouchers worth up to $200, but also ends with a tour of some of Napa Valley’s amazing wineries. Continue reading

Aussies ditch New Zealand for the US

Aussies choosing the US over New Zealand. Image: flickr.com

Whilst Australians are cash happy with the strong dollar, New Zealanders are starting to feel the pressure as the Unites States becomes a more attractive destination for Aussie travellers.The States affordability both on the ground as well as in airfares is causing Australians to travel the distance, with New Zealand still recovering, image wise, from the Christchurch earthquakes of 2011, The New Zealand Herald reported.

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Gayosphere.com – the new travel guide for gay and lesbian travellers

The founder of Gayosphere.com, Alan Beck, has described himself as part cartographer, part businessman and all gay, as he sets out to find the most gay friendly places in the world.

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