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Endless forests, a quaint village atmosphere and looming mountains: Hogsback, in South Africa's Eastern Cape, looks like it belongs in a J.R.R. Tolkien book. It's a perfect weekend escape if you're looking for rustic charm, quiet evenings by the fireside, and days spent exploring the woodlands. Here's what you can see and do in this charming South African village.
Looking to expand your mind and give yourself a kick start? From guides to stop procrastinating to travel tips, happiness projects and incredible personal stories, here are some of the best inspiring books to motivate and challenge you.
From food festivals to motorsports and gorgeous weather, spring is a perfect time to explore Qatar's capital city and beyond. Relax at Sheraton Park, take a stroll on the Corniche, devour eats at the annual food festival or head out to the mangroves to see some flamingos. Here are some things to do, see and eat in Doha in the spring (and a bonus 'travel with me' video!).
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It's okay to admit it: the red city can get a bit crazy. Between the swarming taxis, packed streets and the never-ending bustle of the Medina, Marrakech is a lot to take in. Fortunately, the Atlas Mountains offer a nearby escape. From argan oil shops in the Ourika Valley to Aït Ben Haddou, a UNESCO World Heritage Site on the border of the Sahara Desert, there is lots to explore in Morocco's smaller towns. It's all just a road trip away, over the Tichka mountain pass and into the country side.

Hi! I'm Lauren, a daydreamer, vegetarian and aspiring world wanderer. I've visited 15 countries on 5 continents (so far!) and have a mild obsession with cats, dairy-free coffee and all things digital.

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