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Experiencing the Lost City Trek in Colombia

The Lost City in Colombia

The Colombian Lost City - Ciudad Perdida

Few treks take you from the vibrant Caribbean beaches high into the lush, green cloud-forest mountains like the Camino al Ciudad Perdida does. South America has its fair share of spectacular trekking options. These are often along the incredibly varied terrain of the Andes, casually and impressively dotted with...

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Central America

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Bird Watching in Costa Rica

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On the blog today we hear from Danae, Latin America Operations Manager and ex tour leader in Central America. She talks about the joy of bird watching in Costa Rica and the incredible feathered creatures you can spot in the jungle!

I have amazing memories of my year working as a Tour Leader around Central America back in 2018. I love showing travellers all that Latin-America has to offer such as incredible...

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10 Christmas gifts for travellers

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Are you looking for the perfect gift for your jet setting friends or family? There is an overwhelming amount of choice available these days and it can be difficult to narrow down some of the best. So this holiday season we have done the hard work for you and compiled a list of 10 of the best Christmas gifts for travellers for all budgets! 

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Top 10 less obvious packing tips

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One of the most common concerns for travellers, especially when moving from location to location on a regular basis is always what to pack and actually more importantly, what not to pack. While there is no definitive right or wrong way to pack for your own personal needs, a few hints are always welcome. Here are my top 10 less obvious packing tips for travellers that I wish I’d known years ago!


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Top 5 travel podcasts

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You could be watching a film or getting swept away to foreign lands in a good book. Whatever your choice, there is a fantastic amount of travel inspiration out there! Podcasts have fast become a popular form of both education and entertainment in recent years. Today we have put together our top 5 travel podcasts to inspire your adventures!

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Asia

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Top 10 alternative things to do in Bangkok

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Bangkok is often referred to as ‘The Gateway to Southeast Asia’. Whether you are exploring Thailand, another country in the region or just stopping off to break up a long haul flight, you may find yourself in this wonderful city on more than one occasion. This list of 10 alternative things to do in Bangkok will give you some more ideas on how to spend your time here once you have already seen the main attractions. Or perhaps you enjoy checking out the lesser...

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10 of the best travel shows

There’s nothing like a good TV series to get you hooked. When it’s showcasing the fantastic world of travel - even better! If you're like us and you’ve found yourself spending more time in your home than you normally would, then don’t panic. There is a whole world of programs out there ready to fill you with...

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Europe

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Underrated cities to visit in Europe

Sometimes the chaos of a popular tourist city is enough to make any traveller run for the hills. Long queues, crowded viewpoints, expensive ticket prices and sold out attractions. These are undoubtedly some negatives to visiting the world’s most popular destinations. Fast forward to 2020, and health and safety regulations also mean that we should be avoiding crowds for the foreseeable future. This makes it the perfect time to shine the light on some of the quieter...

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Best places to visit in August

Best places to go in August

Are you planning a holiday in August but aren’t sure where to go? See our best places to visit in August below.

About your August holiday: With the summer holidays in full swing in Europe and North America, it can be difficult to pick less travelled destinations. Naturally, you should be prepared that even shoulder and off-peak destinations are likely to be busier than usual.

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Best places to visit in July

Wondering where the best places to visit in July are? Check out our favourite spots for your holiday in July below. 

Looking for another month? Check out our Travel Calendar!

1. Okavango Delta, Botswana

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