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Albuquerque

Exploring New Mexico’s Desert Metropolis: Sights and Sleeps in Albuquerque

Founded in 1706 as a small Spanish settlement on the banks of the Rio Grande,  Albuquerque has since grown into a bustling desert metropolis that is famous for its annual International Balloon Fiesta and, more recently, for the award-winning TV show, Breaking Bad, which is filmed at various locations around the city. Albuquerque may not have […]

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Twighlight Yokohama

Yokohama: The Cosmopolitan, Creative and Culinary Delights of Japan’s Second City

Second cities often get overlooked and Yokohama is no exception.  It lies so close to Tokyo that it could conceivably be considered a suburb. The former maritime centre is located just a 20-minute train journey from central Tokyo.  Whilst it started life as a small fishing village, it has developed rapidly since the mid-nineteenth century, and is now […]

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