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Ti Top Island – a heart of Ha Long Bay

Ti Top beach in the summer

Located in the center of Ha Long Bay – one of the world’s natural wonders, Ti Top Island is only 8 kilometers from the Southeast of Bai Chay Harbor. It is considered as one of the most attractive destinations for the tourists to Ha Long. On the occasion when President Ho Chi Minh visited this

Did you have a crap holiday?

Wash out … on holiday in Weymouth. Photograph: Alamy Back to work this week? We hope you had a wonderful, happy, hassle-free summer holiday. Certainly better than the Gardner family, whose holiday in Cumbria turned into something of a disaster movie when a freak tornado lifted their tent – complete with their three sleeping children,

Europes top 10 light art festivals

Amsterdam Light Festival, the Netherlands 27 November-18 January 2015The only light art festival you can enjoy from the comfort of a boat, Amsterdam’s offering stretches from November right through until January. If you thought Holland’s biggest city was only notable for its red lights, this eclectic festival will change your mind. As well as canal-cruising

Three days on the Melbourne to Sydney coastal drive travel guide

Ninety Mile beach, East Gippsland, Victoria. Photograph: Daniel Scott A three-day drive from Melbourne to Sydney along the Victorian and New South Welsh coasts isn’t exactly a tribute to slow travel, with enough attractions and gastronomic pleasures along the route to fill a week. But allowing for time to dwell in a few well-chosen locations,

Readers’ travel photograph competition: August festivals

Christine Willis, winner: A young Ethiopian at the Finding of the True Cross festival in Addis Ababa. Natalie Mayer, judge: Although this one doesn’t scream ‘festival’, it’s a fantastic, captivating image. The backlight, making the cloak glow, combined with the well lit face, catchlight in the eyes and dark background are very skilfully captured. This

Readers’ travel photo competition: September – the great outdoors

[unable to retrieve full-text content] A sweeping landscape, a dramatic view, or people at one with Mother Nature. Send us your best shot of the great outdoors. Send your image via GuardianWitness for a chance to win a trip to Kwa-Zulu Natal Continue reading… Travel | The Guardian Read more: Vietnam travel packages