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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.

7 Exciting Destinations to Explore in 2015

Greece Greece: land of the gods. Here, you have to ensure you visit the most popular place which is Athens and see the ancient Acropolis & Parthenon and its historic buildings and art. Check out Rhodes and see the ruins…

African Safaris- 5 Incredible Experiences

The Great Migration Get to experience one of the Seven Wonders of the World up close by taking a Safari into the Serengeti. This vast plain is shared between the northern part of Tanzania and the south western part of…

5 Great Ways to Explore India

Volunteer Understanding a country’s culture is best understood when you interact with the people. What better way of adding value to others than to take part in a volunteer project. Choose from a variety of skills that you have, roll…

3 Alternative Locations for A Surf Break

Sri Lanka There are so many surfing destinations in Sri Lanka that deciding to visit them all would take a very long time. Start with Hikkaduwa where beaches, scuba diving and nightlife lure you in even as you come to…

A Weekend in Brighton

    by  Ben124.  A cosmopolitan and sophisticated city by the sea, Brighton is one of the UK’s best and most popular weekend retreats. Here’s our handy guide to where best to eat, sleep and drink, with a bit of culture thrown in for…

The Temples of Taiwan

Temples are an integral part of the religious and cultural landscape of Taiwan, with over 5000 in total ranging from small one-room shrines to vast and elaborately designed buildings. All play a key part in the religious life of the…

Beat the Boredom, Get Online 

Travelling from A to B is not the most enthralling part of a holiday, but it’s unfortunately a necessary evil, in order for us to get from home, to the fantastic places we’re dreaming of visiting. If you’re driving somewhere,…

Best Bachelor Party Gambling Locations

by  trishhartmann  The casino has been a classic bachelor party location for decades, with Las Vegas’s famous Strip being the gambling destination of choice for almost as long. However, the once international powerhouse of the worldwide casino industry has seen a…

Visit Shropshire and Powys  

It is somewhat criminal how little exposure the English county of Shropshire receives. With a total area of 1,346 square miles, it is the country’s largest inland county. Perhaps it is the lack of a coast that does not make…

See the world’s greatest steeplechase in person  

   by  stacey.cavanagh  Caption: The crowd at Aintree – the Grand National’s traditional racecourse When you’re in the UK, there are plenty of things that you’ll want to see and do. There’s so much history and culture packed in both the…