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Visit Croatia instead of any other countries on your next trip to Europe · Boarding Call

On the surface, Croatia doesn’t have a lot of offer compared to many other European destinations. There’s no Eiffel Tower, no Big Ben, no leaning …

Varanasi - The City of Lights

1. Take a Dip in the Holy Ganges<p>In Hindu mythology, the river Ganga is personified as Goddess and is believed to have descended from heaven. People …

Asia Travel

SOUTH AFRICA HIGHLIGHTS

<b>EXPERIENCE THE BEST OF SOUTH AFRICA</b><p><b>Originally written for www.travelblogsquad.com</b><p><b>An insider’s guide</b><p>South Africa is a land of contrasts. It has a …

Best Things to See in Samoa, South Pacific ⋆ Who do I do

Talofa lava! A honeymoon surprise to Samoa!<p>Two weeks in Samoa was planned by Ian as a honeymoon surprise for me. Having spent four weeks in a …

Asia Travel

Transkei - The Wild Coast of South Africa

The Transkei is located in the <b>Eastern Cape Province</b> of South Africa. It is a 250 km stretch of a rugged untamed coastline which is also known as the …

Stef's Five Faves: Portugal Edition

After fourteen days of intense travels through Portugal, I’ve decided to give an overview of the spots I enjoyed most, aka “Stef’s Five Faves: …

Visiting the New 7 Wonders of the World: Chichen Itza, Mexico

Chichen Itza in Mexico is one of the New 7 Wonders of the World. In 2015 I got the chance to visit this amazing sight. Chichen Itza was one of the …

Mexico

Charming Lourdes Inagurable Lustrous side

Radiant and Charming Lourdes<p>The day hasn’t finished yet for a couple who wants to explore a little bit more of this charming Lourdes. We went to get …

Europe

The Ultimate Cat Ba Island Travel Guide

Everyone wants to visit the iconic Halong Bay. The most popular way of doing so is via the Halong Bay cruises also popularly known as the Halong Bay …

Asia Travel

5 Things to Experience in Munich Germany

<b>Beer Garden.</b> No trip to Munich is complete without a trip to a local beer garden. There are hop on hop off buses that will take you to breweries and …

Europe

A 3-Day Guide to Puerto Princesa’s Tourist Attractions

If you’ve been reading my blog and been following on my adventures (which I hope you are), then you probably know how I adore Palawan. The beautiful …

Asia Travel

Gili Islands Travel Guide, Indonesia

If you’ve read our Guide to Lombok, you’ll know that our onward plans unexpectedly changed, but that’s what travel is all about, right? When we …

Iorana Rapa Nui – A Lifelong Dream

A Lifelong Dream<p>Everything about Rapa Nui was stunning, but like most visitors I had my favorites. And like most visitors my two favorite sites were …

Travel Photography

Visit Vaxholm: The ideal Stockholm day trip · Boarding Call

As soon as we planned our trip to Stockholm, I knew I wanted to spend one of the days there visiting its archipelago. Its archipelago is made up of …

Europe

How to Spend 48 Hours in Warsaw

<i>Here are my recommendations on how to spend 48 hours in Warsaw, a city that has literally risen from the ashes over the past 50 years to become a</i> …

Europe

A BEAUTIFUL DAY IN VIANDEN ⋆ Escaping Essex

A picturesque town with an impressive castle? Get me there immediately. As soon as our trip to Luxembourg was booked, Vianden was on my radar and I …

The Ultimate Bali Travel Guide For First Timers

The magical island of Bali has so much to offer, from rice fields, to volcanoes, to waterfalls, to beautiful beaches, to temples, and amazing …

Asia Travel

Poetical Palermo

<b>Palermo is the capital of cosmopolitan scars. Its exuberant history has seen a lot, wealth and luxury, blended with death, violence as well as scents</b> …

Europe

7 day Tokyo Itinerary

Tokyo Itinerary - Day 1<p>Tsukiji Market<br>• Hamarikyu Gardens<br>• Imperial Palace<br>• Hibiya Park<br>• Roppongi Hills<p>Chiyoda is one of my favourite places in Tokyo because …

Japan

10 Day Italy Itinerary: Rome, Florence, Venice

I had a dream the other night that I was floating down a marinara river in a pasta boat, in search of gelato. It’s safe to say I ate my way …

The National September 11 Memorial & Museum: A Moving Experience

I wasn’t living in NYC at the time but I remember September 11, 2001 well. I watched everything unfold on television from Phoenix and had a hard time …

The Arts

Exploring the Magic of New Zealand's Bridal Veil Falls

One of the many attractions of New Zealand is its scenery and natural wonders, including more than 1500 waterfalls. Some of these waterfalls are …

New Zealand

Incredible Encounters With The Wildlife In Antarctica

There are only a handful of places in this world that offer the most spectacular wildlife experiences imaginable. A safari in Africa is one. A cruise …

Nature

Top Helsinki Landmarks You Should Check Out! (Finland)

If you’re interested in architecture, history, and modern art then don’t fret as most of the <b>Helsinki landmarks you’ll stumble upon are not only</b> …

Europe

Top 10 Photo Spots in Reykjavik: Your Guide to Iceland’s Capital ~ Maps & Merlot

If you’re going to Iceland, chances are good it’s not to visit the city of Reykjavik…you’re going to hike, dip in hot springs, and explore the …

Iceland

The best hidden gems in Germany: Bretten

I bet you have never heard of Bretten, have you? Bretten is one of those German towns that are not on the top of any bucket list or in the spotlight …

Europe

Travel Tips for a Road Trip in Iceland In Winter

When we decided to visit Iceland in December, people told us we were crazy to drive in Iceland in winter. However, our Iceland road trip in December …

Iceland

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Middle East

5 Best European Fall Destinations

Traveling during the shoulder season – spring & fall – has a lot of perks. First of all , the prices are typically lower than during the high season …