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It's been a colourful week with the #RedSun hanging over us earlier in the week. So here are… instagram.com/p/BabPQqDHexh/
 
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Two incredible sights on two different sides of the world. #NorthernLights or #SouthernLightsinstagram.com/p/BaYhiaOnGMn/
 
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Ever thought about exploring Australia's Northern Territory? It's not all about #ayersrockinstagram.com/p/BaWhmrHHABu/
 
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Exciting times Kirsty! 😍😍😍 twitter.com/kirstyteasdale…
 
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Three beautiful sights, three incredible sunsets. We want to know, where you go for the… instagram.com/p/BaTg0kPnjPl/
 
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A soothing sight for Sunday, imagine the relaxing sounds at the Plitvice Lakes in Croatia for our #DailyEscape pic.twitter.com/RnYnyu6V0c
 
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We're off to Queensland's Rainbow Beach for today's #DailyEscape It's a way to go, but boy is it worth it! #Traveltwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Fancy heading to the Big Apple in style? Stay at the 5* Carlyle and start 2018 right! #DealOfTheDaytwitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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We've got that #FridayFeeling and thinking holidays! So where to this Winter? The sunshine of #Australia or the ma… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Playa Manuel Antonio in Costa Rica is our #DailyEscape today, with soft sands & idyllic views of lush greenery and… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Hans Christian Andersen put it well, don't you think? #Travel #TBT #TravelQuotes #LuxuryTravelinstagram.com/p/BaJMznmnlf4/
 
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#DealOfTheDay Save 60% at Sandals Barbados & experience luxury and romance staying in a Crystal Lagoon Suite! Call… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 
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Here's some #WanderlustWednesday inspiration for you... Visit the surfer's paradise of Su Giudeu beach, you won't… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…
 

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Sri Lanka tops list of value destinations in 2012

Sri Lanka was the cheapest destination to visit in 2012, according the Post Office's annual Worldwide Holiday Costs Barometer study. Sri Lanka joined Spain and the Czech Republic in the top three cheapest places to visit, with Thailand coming in at number four. The placings were calculated based on the cost of a 'shopping basket' of goods and services, including a can of Coke, a bottle of mineral water, 20 Marlboro Light cigarettes, a three course meal for two and a bottle of local beer. The study also revealed the best places for smokers to visit to stock up on cheap cigarettes, and the Gambia came out top for budget branded tobacco products, at just 69p for a packet of Marlboro Lights. Vietnam came in a close second at 70p per pack, and Dubai was also very cheap for cigarettes. However, the high price of local beer in Dubai affected the destination's standing overall. For lovers of fine dining, Sri Lanka and Thailand were great value destinations, with the price of three course meal coming in at just £18.12 and £34.97 respectively. Cape Town, South Africa, was also said to be a great option for a cheap steak and top quality bottle of local wine, coming in at just £30.20. Tourism in Sri Lanka has seen a significant boost in recent years, with the country capitalising on the appeal of its fine beaches, rich history, dramatic scenery and well-developed spa industry, as well as the great value it offers. Image sources: 1 2 3
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