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Best Beaches in Jamaica

Black Tomato | Posted 26.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
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vWhether you're after a romantic getaway or a good old Jamaican celebration, we've rounded up the best beaches on this magnificent island.

The Philippines - A Secret Paradise

Black Tomato | Posted 13.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
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All the buzz surrounding these isles is starting to make sense now, right? But ignore the background noise for now and follow our guide. These are the spots you have to see; if you time it right, you might just have them all to yourself...

Our Top Four Florida Keys Experiences

Black Tomato | Posted 08.10.2015 | UK Lifestyle
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Just off the Southern Coast of the USA lies The Florida Keys; a plethora of beautiful islands, each a unique hot spot for natural wonders, delicious cocktails, exciting water sports and coastlines bathed in sunshine. Here's a little list of a few things you can get up to in this incredible destination. If we could fit in your suitcase, we'd be there too.

The Best of Canada in Alberta

Black Tomato | Posted 11.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle
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Canada is, putting it simply, vast and spectacular. Home to the iconic Rockies, roaming grizzly bears, cosmopolitan cities and spanning 9,984,670 km² (yes, it's huge) we can't blame you for thinking you need to dedicate weeks upon weeks of your free time to explore the country.

Scottsdale Uncovered

Black Tomato | Posted 16.02.2015 | UK Lifestyle
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From sophisticated cocktail bars to a foodie scene that'll rival the very best, have a scan over some of our top Scottsdale experiences and be inspired by a destination few know, and even fewer have been lucky enough to visit.

Unique Australian Adventures

Black Tomato | Posted 29.03.2014 | UK Lifestyle
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Australia is a destination that's probably pretty high on most people's travel bucket lists. From airborne adventures to treks across striking landscapes and countless diving opportunities, not to mention the infamous wildlife and landmarks, this is without a doubt one spectacular country that begs to be explored.

The Best of Taiwan

Black Tomato | Posted 20.10.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Balanced perfectly between the East and South China Sea, Taiwan is undoubtedly proof that big things can come in small packages. Taiwan is a beautifully captivating island and a Black Tomato favourite that effortlessly provides more than enough reasons to visit.

Aspen Defrosted

Black Tomato | Posted 29.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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The snow melts to reveal lush green mountains to be hiked and explored, and the visitors to town transform from slope seekers to culture hunters, ready for the seasonal festivals and shows. And so we present four very good reasons why Aspen shouldn't be overlooked when it comes to selecting your summer holiday destination.

Bon Bini Aruba

Black Tomato | Posted 15.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Here at Black Tomato, it doesn't take much to sell us on a Caribbean island - mention clear blue seas and white sands and we're there. It's just the cherry on top when there's even more to do on the occasions when we drag ourselves away from the coastline, which is why Aruba is the consummate island getaway in our books.

Time for Thailand

Black Tomato | Posted 12.06.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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A rite of passage for any intrepid traveller, Thailand ticks just about every box in the 'holiday needs' category, from fascinating rainforests and sacred temples to stunning scenery and sublime sandy beaches - and that's before we even get to the incredible food or welcoming people.

10 Ways To Take The Stress Out Of Family Holidays

Posted 01.04.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Unsure where to plan your next family trip? If the thought of organising the big summer holiday makes you want to retreat under the duvet, don’t wor...

Texas Always Triumphs

Black Tomato | Posted 08.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Texas is a state almost bigger than Europe, so it's no surprise there is a diverse amount of culture to cover. Whichever direction you go be it north, south, east or west you'll always find something to entice and surprise you.

Cast Your Net Further Afield This Year

Black Tomato | Posted 31.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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2013 certainly is the year for a challenge, and we at Black Tomato have taken on a new angle - fishing. Don your galoshes and waders and go extreme like Robson Green as we show you our top places to sling your hook this year.

New Year New York

Black Tomato | Posted 13.03.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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From its countless districts, all American and international food scene to a guaranteed sumptuous night's sleep in one of their renowned hotels NYC has it all.

Sleeping in South Africa

Black Tomato | Posted 16.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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South Africa has plenty of boltholes to snuggle up in, whether it's a nature reserve resting in acres of safari land or a city chic hotel pad, you will be spoilt for choice.

Quito's Top Five

Black Tomato | Posted 03.02.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Quito has a beautiful blend of the old and new, boasting endless natural beauty and an electrifying party atmosphere. It's a vibrant and stunning plac...

La Reunion's Best Bits

Black Tomato | Posted 29.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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The French have a secret, and it's called La Réunion. Floating in the Indian Ocean, it's an Island like no other.

Brisbane's Top Five Must Do's

Black Tomato | Posted 16.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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Once the shy sibling to Sydney and Melbourne, Brisbane is now stepping out of their shadows and into its own East Coast sunshine - well it is the sunshine capital after all.

Kyoto's Top Five

Black Tomato | Posted 01.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
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One of Black Tomato's must go 2013 destinations has to be Kyoto.

The Best of the BVIs

Black Tomato | Posted 18.12.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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As winter creeps in, the idyllic archipelago of the British Virgin Islands sounds like the escapism we all crave. Much more than just beautiful, sunny...

Colours of Colorado

Black Tomato | Posted 16.09.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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When Spanish explorers first set foot in Colorado their simple name for the land, meaning coloured in Spanish, was for the river which flowed red from the silt of the mountains it carved.

The Ultimate Family Holiday: Five Ways

Black Tomato | Posted 01.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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Going away with your family needn't mean gluing yourselves to a beach for a week or returning to that same tried and tested villa for another year.

A Taste of Canada

Black Tomato | Posted 02.07.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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When you think of Canada in culinary terms, the first thing that springs to mind is that most delicious of golden elixirs; maple syrup. But this count...

Hotels for Stargazers

Black Tomato | Posted 05.05.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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Falling asleep beneath a star sprinkled sky is the stuff of dreams, fairy tales and rom-coms. Or maybe not it seems; at the Nkwichi Lodge in Mozambiqu...

Five Reasons To Gourmet Gallivant

Black Tomato | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Lifestyle
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For those partaking, this week saw the start of Lent, the first day of an arduous six-week period of abstinence from those most luxurious of fatty foo...