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Jun 21, 2019

History of Tin Mining in Cornwall

Historians believe Cornish tin has been traded in Britain for around 4,000 years, and the metal provided an income for many local families. Cornish tin mines used to be the world's biggest source of the metal, with 2,000 mines in operation during the industry's heyday around 1870.

Work and Play in Italy

Once business concludes, a world of wonder awaits in many of Italy’s incredible cities.

Driving Holidays in Southwest England

Having your own wheels means you can hop around the many different attractions in southwest England without relying on patchy public transport.

Mohácsi Busójárás (Scare Away Festival)

The month of February marks the end of the Carnival season in Hungary, and the town of Mohács celebrates the best way they know how — a full week of festivities. The annual Busójárás, or Scare Away Festival, is a lively seven-day event that features plenty of music, food, fun and incredible masks.

Leave Troublesome Rideshare Worries Behind

We can see it now and remember when it happened to us: Watching as the black car icon loops around and around, seemingly endlessly, and our wait time on the rideshare app continually changes. Long wait times and confused drivers are just a few bothersome issues that can nag at rideshare users. Need a solution? Ditch rideshares altogether in favor of renting a car on your next trip.

Jun 19, 2019

Surfing Beaches in Cornwall

Cornwall is known for its great surfing, and the county is teeming with great spots. Here are some of the best ones to visit.