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About Web Tourist

Web Tourist is an online resource for trip planning, travel inspiration and tips to help you make the most of your next holiday. We share blog posts weekly and also offer a trip planning service to our readers.

Immerse Yourself in the True Las Vegas Experience

Las Vegas is a city of bright lights, high excitement, 24/7 entertainment and, should the mood take you, the perfect place to have a wedding ceremony conducted by Elvis. Best traversed by car rental with Avis, Las Vegas – self-described…

Antigua’s Best Beaches

The small island of Antigua literally has a beach for every day of the year. During your beach holidays in Antigua you could spend a lifetime exploring all 365 beaches but most visitors will have to settle for just a few. There…

Visiting Petra in Jordan

While plenty of people couldn’t even find the country of Jordan on a map, it seems like everyone has seen a picture or two of Petra. This ancient city, with its impressive carvings straight into the mountainsides, attracts countless tourists…

Things to do in Barbados with Kids

Before kids, a Caribbean vacation probably meant relaxing all day on the beach with a drink in your hand. Even with this image of the Caribbean, the region is actually a very great family vacation destination, especially when it comes…

Las Vegas for Non-Gamblers

Everyone knows Las Vegas is famous for casinos and obviously it attracts gamblers from the highrollers to the penny machine grandmas. But it you think Vegas is just casinos, you are sorely mistaken. Non-gamblers make up a good percentage of…

Quick Shopping Guide for Dubai

Dubai is a great all-round holiday destination. Grab yourself a hotel like Jumeirah Beach Hotel and you can enjoy beach resort lifestyle in the big city. For anyone who loves to shop, Dubai can seem like a paradise. Endless malls, all…

Adventure Holidays Kids Will Never Forget

If you have a tendency to jet off on the same kinds of holidays with your family year in, year out, they can all start to merge into one. This is particularly the case if you have a favourite destination…

Airports Embracing Growth

How airports in Scotland and the UK are gearing up for the current international tourism push In a report by UK news agency the Daily Record, two of Scotland’s major airports are seeing significant passenger growth. This past April, Glasgow…

Quick Guide to Thailand

The Kingdom of Thailand is an exciting place for visitors to explore. The country boasts a richly diverse landscape, which includes tropical islands complete with beautiful sandy beaches, dense jungles, vibrant cities and mountain villages. Here are just a few…

Five of the Best Beaches in Europe

What makes a good beach? For everyone the criteria is different, yet there are some things that everyone will agree to. Clear water? Golden sand? Secluded location? Whatever makes a good beach for you, finding it and topping your tan…