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Ben Nevis, Scotland – Journey to the Mountain of Heaven

Ben Nevis, Scotland – Journey to the Mountain of Heaven

Ben Nevis, translated from Gaelic as, “the Mountain of Heaven” or “Venomous Mountain” by others, the name itself sounded treacherous but downright exciting. I first heard of this name the day after my descent from the tallest peak in England, Scafell Pike. My climbing partner had mentioned to me that there was a taller counterpart […]

Top 5 Events Happening in January Around The World

Top 5 Events Happening in January Around The World

January is the start of a new year, but many places around the world have already jump-started on organising huge, exciting events! Here are our top five picks of events happening in January around the world: Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival—Harbin, China Starting off, we have the Harbin International Ice and Snow Festival in […]

Why You Should Visit the Edinburgh Festival Fringe: the World’s Largest Arts Festival

Why You Should Visit the Edinburgh Festival Fringe: the World’s Largest Arts Festival

PHOTO CREDIT: DAVID MONTEITH HODGE  In just a month’s time, the 2019 instalment of a world-famous festival will roar to life. The Edinburgh Festival Fringe, running from 2 to 26 August, will be a massive celebration of all things art.  Artists of all manner of disciplines will converge in the city of Edinburgh from across […]