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Seven Destination Travel Blogs to Follow in 2015

Tom McLoughlin | Posted 10.12.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Tom McLoughlin

For those perennial travelers, always looking for the best tips and suggestions for their next holiday trip, the following selection of travel blogs are of invaluable assistance. Each is filled with great experiences, photos and background on the destination they cover.

Did Top Gear Team Plan Fiery Ending To Argentina Special?

Huffington Post UK/PA | Posted 07.12.2014 | UK

Fresh reports about the BBC's controversial Top Gear Argentina special have claimed the production crew wanted to burn the presenter's sports cars for...

Diplomats in Robes

Gates Cambridge Scholars | Posted 04.11.2014 | UK Universities & Education
Gates Cambridge Scholars

New York federal courts have rattled nerves around the globe with recent decisions that impact far beyond US borders. Last month, an Eastern District jury verdict found a Jordanian bank responsible for terrorist financing.

Top Gear Number Plate Row Just Shifted Gear

AP/Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.10.2014 | UK

Argentina's ambassador to Britain on Tuesday demanded an apology from the BBC over an ill-fated trip by car show "Top Gear" to the South American coun...

Now Top Gear Could Face Wrath Of Argentina's War Veterans

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 10.10.2014 | UK

Already under-fire Top Gear could be about to face its most fearsome adversary yet over the Falklands row - a group of very angry war veterans. In ...

This New Top Gear Number Plate Discovery Is Going To Be Tough For Clarkson To Explain...

The Huffington Post UK | Charlotte Meredith | Posted 09.10.2014 | UK

As if Jeremy Clarkson wasn't in enough trouble already, now the Top Gear presenter is at the centre of a fresh Falklands row after a second set of num...

Argentinians 'Conspired To Arrest Jeremy Clarkson's Top Gear Crew'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 07.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has claimed Argentinian officials tried to arrest members of Top Gear’s film crew amid allegations they deliberately stoked tensions...

Jeremy Clarkson 'Drove Through Argentina With A Falklands War Number Plate'

Huffington Post UK | Sara C Nelson | Posted 02.10.2014 | UK

Jeremy Clarkson has stirred controversy in Argentina by driving through the country in a Porsche with a number plate interpreted to reference the 1982...

Failed Armed Robbery Attempt Caught On Camera

The Huffington Post UK | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 18.09.2014 | UK Tech

Mike Graziano was on a bicycle tour of a 'rough' part of Buenos Aires, Argentina when out of the blue a man with a motorbike pulls out in front of him...

Why I Love Travelling Solo... And You Should Too

Chloe Gunning | Posted 31.10.2014 | UK Lifestyle
Chloe Gunning

I love going on holiday with friends. If I'm going to lie on a beach and eat and drink myself into oblivion for a week, there's no better company. But when it comes to travelling and really seeing the world, I think solo is the way to go.

Carlos Tevez's Father Kidnapped

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 29.07.2014 | UK Sport

The father of Juventus footballer Carlos Tevez has been kidnapped in Argentina and held to ransom, according to reports in South America. The incid...

Was Lionel Messi A Worthy Winner of the Golden Ball Award?‏

Qadeer Ahmed | Posted 21.09.2014 | UK Sport
Qadeer Ahmed

Lionel Messi didn't deserve to win the World Cup Golden Ball... it was an incorrect decision, with Maradona going as far as to claim it was all part of a marketing ploy... Did he prove he was the greatest player of all time, no not really. However did he prove that he was the best, most decisive, most influential player at the 2014 World Cup.

Watch The Amazing Moment A Whale Lifted Kayakers Out Of The Water

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 23.07.2014 | UK Comedy

A father and daughter just had a close encounter of the marine kind off the coast of Argentina. The pair were kayaking close to two whales when one...

The World's Saddest Animal Has Something To Smile About

The Huffington Post UK | Jack Sommers | Posted 19.07.2014 | UK

A petition to free an elderly polar bear, dubbed the world's saddest animal from the sweltering heat of his current zoo has passed 400,000 signatures....

Why Lionel Messi Deserved to Win the World Cup's Golden Ball

Chris Deeley | Posted 17.09.2014 | UK Sport
Chris Deeley

Messi is judged more harshly than any other player on the planet. If he doesn't single-handedly win the game for his side, or produce a wonder-goal, he's said to have disappointed... But a poor game for Messi is still better than most people on earth could ever hope for.

Surprise - You're Going to the World Cup Final!

Layla Anna-Lee | Posted 16.09.2014 | UK Sport
Layla Anna-Lee

Thanks to Adidas Football I became part of something very special - I was given 8 World Cup tickets to give away to total strangers... Our Argentina fans turned to the camera and said "Thank you, it was a dream - not quite the perfect dream but a dream all the same. I will never forget this."

Player Focus: Lionel Messi - World Cup 2014 Player of the Tournament

Alistair Tweedale | Posted 15.09.2014 | UK Sport
Alistair Tweedale

It speaks volumes about Lionel Messi's talents that the World Cup he has just enjoyed could still be considered such a catastrophic failure in so many quarters... Fans cried out that there were plenty of others more deserving of the gong... but Messi has to contend with the expectations his performances over the years have built up.

Jessica Elgot

Why World Cup Heartache Could Mean Victory For South America's Social Justice Protesters

HuffingtonPost.com | Jessica Elgot | Posted 15.07.2014 | UK

As Uruguay, Brazil, and finally Argentina crashed out of the World Cup, violence flared on the streets of the South American nations. But this is far ...

World Cup Destroys Social Media Record

Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Sport

A fourth World Cup title wasn't enough for Germany, as they helped to set a host of social media records during their 1-0 victory over Argentina i...

The Challenge of Manuel Neuer

Ball Street | Posted 12.09.2014 | UK Sport
Ball Street

An attempt to score against this 2014 edition of the German football machine is a treacherously difficult scenario... In this World Cup the goalkeeper of the tournament. Perhaps, even in this festival of attacking sensation, the player of the tournament.

Cheer Up Lionel

The Huffington Post | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK Sport

Lionel Messi may have looked like his world had ended during the World Cup final against Germany be he didn't walk away empty-handed. Dubbed the 'w...

These Pictures Show Argentina Fans Aren't Taking World Cup Result Terribly Well

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 14.07.2014 | UK

Civil unrest has spread across the Brazilian border to Buenos Aires after Argentina's extra-time 1-0 loss to Germany. Riot police fired tear gas a...

Popes Become Rivals For World Cup Final - But Who Will Invoke Divine Help?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 12.07.2014 | UK

Sorry Albicelestes - Buenos Aires-born Pope Francis won't pray for you, Argentina. Even it would mean scoring a victory over his German papal predeces...

Back of the Net!

Jamie Oliver's Food Tube | Posted 10.09.2014 | UK Entertainment
Jamie Oliver's Food Tube

To make the most of your weekend, and say a sorrowful/welcome goodbye to the World Cup for another four years (delete where appropriate), we've a whole host of Matchday Munchies on Food Tube!

Match Focus: Five Talking Points From Argentina's Stalemate With the Netherlands

Alistair Tweedale | Posted 09.09.2014 | UK Sport
Alistair Tweedale

Relative to pre-tournament expectations at least, these are dizzying heights for the Dutch. Even manager Louis van Gaal gave his side only a 20 per cent chance of making the quarter-finals and many tipped them to crash out of a tough group, but the Oranje have come through the tournament surpassing any realistic hopes they had harboured a month ago...