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Unspoilt places to visit in Northern Cyprus for travel snobs

Established 34 years ago, this is a self-proclaimed republic on the northern and eastern side of the island of Cyprus. It's only officially recognised by two other nations but it's a place where time stands still and where idyllic scenery includes sl...
by Globalgrasshopper on Apr 22, 2014

Unspoilt places to visit in Sicily for travel snobs

In spite of its dubious mafia connections Sicily is becoming an increasingly popular travel destination with more and more visitors discovering the alluring Italian island each year. It's a traditional and rustic place with a rich culture and a heady...
by Globalgrasshopper on Apr 15, 2014

Most unspoilt places in Ibiza for travel snobs

he White Island may have a formidable reputation as a party spot for clubbers, but there's so much more to this Balearic isle than boozing and Brit bars. From deserted beaches to prehistoric cave paintings, there are so many sights to see – jump in...
by Globalgrasshopper on Dec 10, 2013

Best European beach holidays for travel snobs in 2014

Europe is always going to be popular for beach holidays but if you don’t fancy sharing the sand with hordes of holiday makers next year then we've picked places that are no less beautiful but are guaranteed to come without the crowds. Although make...
by Globalgrasshopper on Dec 5, 2013

10 unspoilt places to visit in Majorca for travel snobs

You can avoid the crowds and the high rise hotels on this beautiful Balearic Island if you really try hard enough. From pretty rustic villages to Caribbean-esque beaches here are the most unspoilt places to visit in Majorca for travel snobs...
by Globalgrasshopper on Oct 18, 2013

10 underrated European beauty spots to holiday in 2014

Europe, with its sun-soaked beaches and gorgeous historical cities is always going to be a holiday favourite. Although the continent is also filled with beautiful places that don’t get to bask in the spotlight, but still make a superb trip destinat...
by Globalgrasshopper on Sep 30, 2013

10 unspoilt beaches in Turkey for travel snobs

When Turkey-fever began years ago, many fell in love with its rough-edged exoticism but that was soon swallowed up by the country’s ongoing urbanisation, catering for the masses. Traditional postcard-esque fishing villages were swallowed up by ugly...
by Globalgrasshopper on Sep 2, 2013

10 of the best undiscovered Thai islands for travel snobs

Thailand is not exactly short of beautiful beaches and islands but finding an underdeveloped island is not always an easy task. To help you find your own slice of peaceful paradise...
by Globalgrasshopper on Jul 9, 2013

Arrogant Travel Snobs

The other day we met a guy at an event who actually had the nerve to say, “Ask me how many countries I’ve been to, because I guarantee it’s more than you.” He then went on to tell us that he will show us his passport stamps la...
by theplanetd on May 6, 2013

15 of the prettiest villages in Europe for travel snobs

Almost everyone loves a pretty village, you know a place where the houses are impossibly perfect and time just seems to stand still. Well luckily Europe has plenty. From dreamy fishing villages to tiny fortified towns, here are our favourite pictures...
by Globalgrasshopper on Apr 29, 2013

Embracing the new Amsterdam: 10 cool hangouts

This popular European city is entering a new era - a third of its brothels are in the process of being closed down and the city is aiming to attract a new sort of clientele . Now is the time to embrace the new Amsterdam, the hip hangouts and sophisti...
by Globalgrasshopper on Mar 8, 2013

Top 10 things to do in Prague for travel snobs

Known for its troubled history, its cheap beer and its beautiful medieval architecture, Prague basks in the spotlight as one of Europe's premier tourist destinations. Although with cheap beer, of course comes the crowds...
by Globalgrasshopper on Feb 15, 2013

15 of the most romantic things to do in Europe for travel snobs

With Valentine’s Day hovering on the horizon, now is the time to book that getaway for to. With a few of our personal favourites and from feedback gathered from our travel network here’s our list of Europe's finest romantic things to do, guarante...
by Globalgrasshopper on Jan 31, 2013

The best European winter destinations for travel snobs

Although the coldest part of the year is rarely seen as the ideal time for a quick getaway, the winter months are often an excellent time to see interesting parts of Europe - the hotels are cheaper and many destinations take on a new other-worldly be...
by Globalgrasshopper on Oct 28, 2012

The best rustic European breaks for travel snobs

From lavender-field surrounded hilltop villages to world heritage wine regions here are the best slow-paced European rustic breaks guaranteed to come without crowds...
by Globalgrasshopper on Sep 27, 2012

10 of the best beaches in Europe for travel snobs

When you book a holiday there is always the concern that the beaches will be crowed and you’ll have to get up far too early everyday just to make sure that you get a decent spot. This list recommends ten beaches across Europe that remain relatively...
by Globalgrasshopper on Mar 22, 2012

15 of the best European islands for travel snobs

There are thousands of islands around the world that are worth visiting, but so many of them are overrun with tourists or have been ruined by too many buildings. This list is full of 15 fabulous untouched and relatively unknown spots – each one has...
by Globalgrasshopper on Feb 16, 2012


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