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Travel With Bender

Uncovering the best family holidays

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Along our journey we meet lots of fascinating folks. This section of the website features stories from other people that we think you'll find interesting. We love learning from their experiences and this is our chance to share those with you.

  • A Winter Sun Escape: Destinations Perfect For Couples

    A Winter Sun Escape: Destinations Perfect For Couples By Phil Warrington

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    With the New Year well and truly underway, many couples will be looking back at what will have been a jam-packed December full to the brim with social events, family visits and one or two many sherries! The journey back to work will be as appealing as ever and you may already be thinking where to go on your holidays.

  • Places To Visit In Mauritius

    Places To Visit In Mauritius By Andres Ong

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    There are places that have become favorites among constant travelers. Destinations that feature tropical sunny weather, stunning beaches and breathtaking attractions are most likely the top choices for people looking for holidays under the sun. These traits seem to best describe islands such as Mauritius. Situated in the Indian ocean, this island nation known to have been the only home of the extinct Dodo bird, has become a go-to place of holidaygoers who want to experience an amazing vacation.

  • Norfolk Island (Australia)

    Norfolk Island (Australia) By Matt Milstead

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    Norfolk Island is only a short flight from Australia or from New Zealand. You will be able to experience a peaceful subtropical air in this natural environment. Located in the southwest Pacific Ocean, Norfolk Island is a beautiful spot to learn about the history of a charming bygone era.

  • How Nelson Mandela Changed South Africa

    How Nelson Mandela Changed South Africa By Jamie Klint

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    Twenty years ago, South Africa was a country of racial segregation, poverty for the majority of its citizens and denying black people basic human rights. Looking at the country now however, this has all changed thanks in large to Nelson Mandela. He is now the most popular figure in South African history, and the tragic news of his death has seen waves of support throughout the world for his amazing accomplishments.

  • Family skiing resorts: Hitting the slopes together

    Family skiing resorts: Hitting the slopes together By Sarah Black

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    Families with young children need to choose their ski resorts with care. Picking one at random could land you in an extreme-sports lover’s paradise that will confine you to the cabin. So, if you don’t want to watch your five year old, heart in throat, hurtle down a slope similar to a James Bond scene, take a look at our top resorts for the perfect winter getaway.

  • Lin Yutang - More Than A Travel Quote

    Lin Yutang - More Than A Travel Quote By Sarah Bennett

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    “No one realizes how beautiful it is to travel until he comes home and rests his head on his old, familiar pillow.” As travel bloggers we’ve all read and understood this quote at some point in our nomadic lives. But who is Lin Yutang to be so quotable?

  • Why You Should Bring Your Family To Las Vegas For The Holidays

    Why You Should Bring Your Family To Las Vegas For The Holidays By Kendra Thornton

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    Are you planning your holiday vacation and wondering what might be a great family-friendly destination? I have a recommendation that you might not have considered -Las Vegas! Yes, this infamous gambling city has undergone some real changes in recent years and now caters to families. There are lots of fun and wholesome activities that can make Las Vegas a wonderful place to visit for the holidays.

  • Off The Beaten Track: Malaga And Southern Spain Attractions

    Off The Beaten Track: Malaga And Southern Spain Attractions By Sarah Black

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    Now… it’s not actually that long since I left the sunny shores of Spain. The adrenalin from running with the bulls still lingers in my muscles and I can smell the inviting fresh bread from the bakery that was down the street from my Barcelona based hostel. This might be why I’m already planning a trip back. There is something romantic about Spain, perhaps it’s the Spanish Guitar, friendly locals, history-rich art or stunning landscapes that pull you back like a schoolgirl with her first crush. However, after a bit of research, I decided the southern coast is next on my list.

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