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The best of Costa Brava – the ultimate guide
Costa Brava is a stunning region in Catalonia that extends from the Mediterranean coast to the majestic Pyrenees, which form a natural border with…Read the post.
Experiencing the Iguazu Falls
The Iguazu Falls (or Iguaçu Falls) are arguably the most impressive waterfalls I’ve ever seen, even compared to the Niagara Falls and Victoria Falls….Read the post.
Six spectacular road trips from Cape Town
The Western Cape of South Africa is one of my favourite regions in the world. It has everything I look for in a holiday:…Read the post.
Dublin in a day
Dublin, the captivating capital of the Republic of Ireland, offers a wealth of experiences for visitors. Immerse yourself in the city’s vibrant streets, known…Read the post.
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I'm Keith Jenkins
Based in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, I'm the Founder and Publisher of Velvet Escape. For a decade I had a successful career in corporate and investment banking. In 2008, I left the corporate world behind and embarked on a new journey to pursue my passions for travel, writing and photography. This led to the founding of the Velvet Escape blog in December 2008.Learn More
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