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App guide cuts out the legwork in the Finnish capital
It's high summer in what Monocle magazine has called the world's "most liveable city" - the Finnish capital, Helsinki. It's also high time to visit if you haven't been there yet. The Guide Gecko guide to Helsinki App is downloadable at the link below. It's cheap, it's concise, it's well-informed, it will save you time during your visit. It's compiled by BGTW member Tim Bird. You'll find it here: http://www.guidegecko.com/hels​inki-app.html www.guidegecko.com This e-mail address is being protected from spam bots, you need JavaScript enabled to view it
 
Andrea Montgomery

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Freelance travel writer and travel blogger specialising in Tenerife & The Canary Islands and in hiking and dining.

At the end of 2003, Andrea (usually known as Andy) quit the fast lane of the north west of Britain and moved to the crawler lane of the Canary Islands. Closing the books on her lucrative business career, she packed her power-suits, glittering evening dresses and stilettos into a cardboard box and headed to the banana plantations of the north of Tenerife in...
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“The Durban Beachfront lends new meaning to the word ‘garish’. Not only is it painted in the brightest and gaudiest of colours that would make Gaudí himself salivate, but it is also populated by Zulu rickshaw drivers, each one resembling a small carnival float, dressed in a plethora of animal tails, bird feathers and orchidaceous headgear no respectable drag queen would ever dare to don.”

John Malathronas, Rainbow Diary: A Journey in the New South Africa, (Summersdale, 2005) 

 

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