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Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

United States

What do you love most about Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area?

"The Columbia River Gorge has one of the best concentrations of waterfall hikes with over 90 waterfalls in the area waiting to be explored!"

Favourite time of year to visit Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area

"Late spring or early autumn! Both provide good weather conditions, a chance to see new blooms or fall foliage & minimised crowds."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Escape from the hustle and bustle of everyday life and get lost in nature!"

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Wear layers & always bring a jacket. The Gorge is known to have big wind gusts, especially in the late fall, winter, and early Spring. Best to be prepared with a jacket or layers."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"The historic Vista House at Crown Point is an excellent starting point for your drive on HWY 30. Climb to the top for the best views of the Columbia River."

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    London

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    Paris, France

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  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Northern India

India

What do you love most about Northern India?

"From deserts and mountain ranges to ancient forts and step wells - Northern India is incredibly diverse. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The ancient monuments are wonders of architecture and colour. You'll feel like you're in Asia, the Middle East and even Europe at times. "

Favourite time of year to visit Northern India

"Winter! During summer temperatures get very high so winter (Nov - Feb) is much more comfortable. But don't worry! You'll still enjoy sunny hot weather, it just won't be unbearable. "

@lizaliddy's Top Tips

"Don't be afraid to get amongst it! India is so fun and energetic. There's always a lot going on - which can be overwhelming. But if you're open to it, it can be a really cool experience. "

Benefits of a tour guide for Northern India

"Finding hidden little gems, like the Bahubali Hills in Udaipur. An insider's guide is the best help when it comes to unique experiences and (most importantly) yummy food!"

Must pack items for Northern India

"A local (or international) SIM card. As the most populated country on the planet, India is BUSY. It can be confusing to get around, so having access to maps whenever you need them is a godsend. "

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  • Countries Visited:

    54 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Vietnam

  • Dream Destination:

    Tunisia

  • About them:
  • Full time traveller and digital nomad wandering the world - just little me and my (not so little!) laptop. As an artist and graphic designer, creating is my passion.

Angkor Wat

Cambodia

What do you love most about Angkor Wat?

"You'll feel mesmerised by the ancient designs and each temple has a unique story. I loved exploring the forests to get to each temple. It felt like an adventure on its own. "

Benefits of a tour guide for Angkor Wat

"There are many tour guides at each temple waiting to give you a tour on a tuk-tuk. You can explore by yourself too. Rent a bicycle to get around easily. I'd recommend a motorbike, it's faster!"

Must pack items for Angkor Wat

"Wear appropriate clothing that covers your shoulders and knees. You'll spend a lot of time walking so wear comfortable shoes. Bring bug repellant and sunscreen!"

@tiffanyswindow's Top Tips

"Spend at least 2 days exploring! If you're not on a tour, rent a motorbike and have the freedom to explore on your own. Be careful with your money, as they don't accept any torn or ripped cash."

Where can you get tickets if you're not on a tour?

"You can purchase at the Angkor pass ticket counters. Book it a day before, have it delivered to your hotel and skip the line! Or, book online on the Angkor Enterprise website and show your ticket."

Are there restaurants nearby?

"You'll find shops at every temple, if not, then nearby. They sell drinks or snacks, and clothing (traditional clothes for photos). There is a place at Angkor Wat for sit-down food and drinks."

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  • Wanderer
  • Countries Visited:

    7 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Yunnan, China

  • Dream Destination:

    World

  • About them:
  • Welcome! I'm Tiffany, passionate about traveling and content creation. Journey with me while I capture and share my travel experiences. I'm currently living and exploring Vietnam.

White River Falls State Park

United States

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Walk down the trail to see the view of the falls from a different vantage point."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Stay on the trail when walking into the canyon, when the trail ends path becomes dangerous."

Must pack items for White River Falls State Park

"Sunscreen, sun hat, reusable water bottle, hiking shoes, trekking poles, & bug repellent. "

What do you love most about White River Falls State Park?

"Excellent place for a picnic, exploring & hiking to view the falls!"

Favourite time of year to visit White River Falls State Park

"Early summer/fall is the best for most reliable weather. "

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    4 Countries

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    London

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    Paris, France

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  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Masai Mara National Reserve

Kenya

@courtgoestravelling 's Top Tips

"Pack neutral colours like greens, browns and beige. Bring a portable charger- especially for long game drives. Remember your camera and pack some snacks! Game drive days can be 8+ hours long!"

What do you love most about Masai Mara National Reserve?

"No game drive is ever the same! Each time you will have a totally different experience! The ecosystem in Masai Mara is breathtaking and you have the chance to spot the Big 5!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Visit a Masai cultural village to learn about their way of life, take a walk along the Mara river and cross the bridge to have one foot in Kenya and one foot in Tanzania! Game drives are my favourite."

Favourite time of year to visit Masai Mara National Reserve

"I often visit in January and February when the parks are quieter and the rains bring out a lot of different experiences. July-September is the best time to visit for the great wildebeest migration!"

Benefits of a tour guide for Masai Mara National Reserve

"Masai Mara is so vast and the guides know the roads like the back of their hand. Their radio systems help each other to find great sightings for guests. A guide will give you the best experience."

What can you see in Masai Mara?

"The Big 5! lions, leopards, buffalos, elephants and rhinos. As well as cheetahs, hippos, giraffes, antelopes, zebras and so much more. "

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    20 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Kenya

  • Dream Destination:

    Vietnam

  • About them:
  • I am a travel obsessed scottish girl with a love for Africa, Kenya specifically! I don't think there's a single place I wouldn't go! I love solo and group travelling and volunteering across the world!

Nairobi

Kenya

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Visit the Giraffe centre to hand feed giraffes, watch baby elephants during feeding time at David Sheldrick, feed wild monkeys in the park, eat at Nairobi street kitchen and party at K1 Clubhouse. "

Do I book in advance?

"If you're not on a tour, it's important to book places like David Sheldrick in advance as they are a true sanctuary and only open to the public for 1hr each day to limited numbers. It can book up weeks in advance."

What can I do at night?

"Nairobi has a lot of restaurants and bars. My favourite is K1 Clubhouse with regular DJs, life music, an outdoor beer garden and club vibes! Great drinks, food and atmosphere!"

What do you love most about Nairobi?

"I love Nairobi so much because the people are so welcoming. Locals have always been so kind and helpful and of course, Kenya is so beautiful it keeps me coming back for more!"

@courtgoestravelling 's Top Tips

"Unless you're on a tour, plan the places you want to visit in advance and organise a guide for easiness and safety! Kenya has a lot to offer and there's a lot to pack into a trip!"

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    20 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Kenya

  • Dream Destination:

    Vietnam

  • About them:
  • I am a travel obsessed scottish girl with a love for Africa, Kenya specifically! I don't think there's a single place I wouldn't go! I love solo and group travelling and volunteering across the world!

Yosemite West

United States

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"There are so many hikes and beautiful scenic nature views, especially along the valley. Head to Mariposa for some scenic trails. "

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Sunset offers incredible opportunities to view wildlife & watch the colours highlight El Capitan as the sun sinks beyond the horizon."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Look for wildlife sightings throughout the park!"

Must pack items for Yosemite West

"-Warm layers (even in summer as temps can drop quite quickly when the sun goes down). -Reusable water bottle, sunscreen, bug repellent, sturdy hiking boots, binoculars, camera & sunglasses."

Benefits of a tour guide for Yosemite West

"Access to information about the best hikes, insights and tips to make your trip magical and unique! "

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Head towards the Hetch Hetchy reservoir for some amazing views of the stunning lakes along the Sierra Nevada mountain range."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Drive along the valley for amazing views of El Capitan, Half Dome, Bridal Veil Falls and giant sequoia trees. Head up to Tunnel View for stunning views of the valley below."

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    4 Countries

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    London

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    Paris, France

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  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Yellowstone National Park

United States

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Best time to watch Old Faithful erupt is around sunset, there will be less crowds & beautiful sunset views!"

What do you love most about Yellowstone National Park?

"There are so many natural wonders to observe and amazing places to explore!"

Must pack items for Yellowstone National Park

"Pack for the weather & season, bring layers, an umbrella, a reusable water bottle, comfortable shoes, bear spray and of course, your camera!"

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Plan to visit the North entrance & see the Teddy Roosevelt Archway."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Keep a keen eye out for abundant wildlife, especially in the Hayden Valley area!"

Benefits of a tour guide for Yellowstone National Park

"They're able to provide tips and insights, and ensure you see the best sights throughout Yellowstone NP!"

Favourite time of year to visit Yellowstone National Park

"Mid-May to early June for great weather & smaller crowds."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Visit the Grand Canyon of Yellowstone & walk the north rim trail for epic views!"

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    4 Countries

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    London

  • Dream Destination:

    Paris, France

  • About them:
  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

San Francisco

United States

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Head to the top of Bernal Heights Park for 360° views of the city, bay & Oakland."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Capture the unique views of Golden Gate Bridge!"

What do you love most about San Francisco?

"Marvel at Redwood trees."

What do you love most about San Francisco?

"Find unique views of San Fran from Sausalito. "

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"If you're a move fanatic, you can find the "Mrs. Doubtfire" home and several other film locations around the city."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Take a relaxing walk around Palace of Fine Arts."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Visit the Sutro Baths."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Visit the Japanese Gardens at Golden Gate Park! "

Must pack items for San Francisco

"Pack layers, an umbrella, comfortable walking shoes, a reusable water bottle, sunscreen & a hat or sun hat."

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  • Influencer
  • Countries Visited:

    4 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    London

  • Dream Destination:

    Paris, France

  • About them:
  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Charleston

United States

What do you love most about Charleston?

"One of the best-kept, charming & quaint historic towns in the USA. "

Benefits of a tour guide for Charleston

"Known as the holy city, there are so many historic churches to explore & a tour guide can provide all sorts of insights & information about the history of Charleston."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Walk off the beaten path & put down the map, Charleston is a picturesque city with hundreds of quiet little lanes just waiting to be explored."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Plan to wear comfortable shoes that have grip & can handle cobblestone streets!"

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Head to Callie's Hot Little Biscuit and grab a sample of the delicious fresh-baked biscuits!"

What do you love most about Charleston?

"A plethora of amazing restaurants provide ample opportunities to sample local favourites, such as unicorn grits, fried green tomatoes or fried okra."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"There are 5 historic plantations in the area to tour. "

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  • Countries Visited:

    4 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    London

  • Dream Destination:

    Paris, France

  • About them:
  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Savannah

United States

What do you love most about Savannah?

"Explore the historic Wormsloe Plantation: drive the gorgeous tree-lined drive, walk nature trails and observe ruins."

What do you love most about Savannah?

"There are over 20 squares, which function like a park located all around the city. They're perfect for resting weary feet & people watching."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Head to Forsyth fountain and enjoy the shade while you stroll under the tree-lined path."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Sample amazing local cuisine at Collins Quarter near Forsyth Park."

Must pack items for Savannah

"Sunscreen, sun hat, bug spray, reusable water bottle & comfortable walking shoes."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Explore the historic Riverfront area, browse the shops & sample a free praline or grab some gelato at Savannah's Candy Kitchen."

Favourite time of year to visit Savannah

"Spring is wonderful because the weather is perfect, warm but not humid."

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  • Countries Visited:

    4 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    London

  • Dream Destination:

    Paris, France

  • About them:
  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Valldemossa

Spain

Favourite time of year to visit Valldemossa

"The best time to visit this place is from October - April, whilwhene there are much fewer people and the temperature is so mild. During the summer it can be extremely crowded and hot!"

What do you love most about Valldemossa?

"The little streets with the green plants are so cute and the views are just perfect from every corner!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"▫️Try the coco de patata ▪️Wander around the pretty streets ▫️Visit the Chopin museum ▪️Visit the Carthusian Monastery ▫️Relax at Jardin Rei Joan Carles garden "

@biankadventures's Top Tips

"You can combine this beautiful village with a visit to Deià, Soller and Fornatlux!"

Must pack items for Valldemossa

"Bring comfortable shoes as you will walk a lot. Also bring water, during the summer bring sunscreen and a hat to avoid the heat! "

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    27 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    New York

  • Dream Destination:

    Peru

  • About them:
  • I am a huge travel addict who has a regular 9-5 job and outside of this try to explore the world, search for unique places and hidden gems! I hope my tips and photos can be an inspiration for you!

Puerto Varas

Chile

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Puerto Varas is an adventure hotspot in the Chilean Lakes District. Watch for wildlife as you go whitewater rafting on the Petrohue river, hike the national park, or check out nearby waterfalls."

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  • Wanderer
  • Countries Visited:

    40 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Tanzania

  • Dream Destination:

    Switzerland

  • About them:
  • Born in Puerto Rico, I am a former journalist who has lived and worked in 9 cities, 5 states, 2 countries, and countless other places while wandering the globe. Currently on a family gap year.

Lo de Marcos

Mexico

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"In the centre of town is a vibrant plaza, with a huge mural & sign which are great for photo ops! "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The river walk provides excellent views of flora & fauna, wildlife, the jungle & Sierra Madre Mountain range in the distance."

Must pack items for Lo de Marcos

"Sunscreen, sunhat, bug spray, reusable water bottle, pesos (most small shops don't have credit card machines), and camera!"

What do you love most about Lo de Marcos?

"Stunning ocean views, glorious sunsets with rich colourful hues, lots of nature to explore & wildlife to observe."

What do you love most about Lo de Marcos?

"LDM is the perfect "quiet & authentic little beach town" paradise that remains unspoiled and as close to a sleepy Mexican beach town as you can get 🇲🇽"

What do you love most about Lo de Marcos?

"LDM is the perfect location for a get away with friends, your family or a quiet getaway with your special someone 💖"

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Look out for surprise visits from whales if you're visiting in late November or early December as they are migrating. You never know when they'll show up! 🐳 there are lots of dolphins in the area as well🐬"

What are the best foods & restaurants in the area?

"Fresh fruit, fish & tacos are all delicious! My favourite restaurants are: Water Man Cafe, Restaurant Olivia (on the beach), Jardin Serejn, Lo de Cafe & Oscars restaurant bar. "

What are the best drinks?

"Best drinks: peach iced tea at Olivia's, piña colada at Jardin Serejn & sangria at Oscar's Restaurant and bar."

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  • Influencer
  • Countries Visited:

    4 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    London

  • Dream Destination:

    Paris, France

  • About them:
  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Sayulita

Mexico

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"To snag a pic of "Slap Street" by yourself, plan to come early before shops open or later after closing."

@thishomeschoolerslife's Top Tips

"Visit the "Hippie Market" to hunt for the Iguana tree & check out beautiful locally made souvenirs."

Favourite time of year to visit Sayulita

"Late November or early December, right between the holidays for fewer crowds & perfect weather!"

What do you love most about Sayulita?

"Sayulita is the quintessential beach town along the Riviera Nayarit, it provides the perfect combination of an authentic Mexican beach town with beautiful views, upscale shops, restaurants & the beach."

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  • Influencer
  • Countries Visited:

    4 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    London

  • Dream Destination:

    Paris, France

  • About them:
  • "Live once Travel Well", is my main motto for life. I love to travel, go on outdoor adventures & family travels/adventures. When I'm not traveling, I'm busy planning my next adventure ☺️

Albania

What do you love most about Albania?

"The beaches! The Albanian Riviera has some of the best beaches in Europe!"

Where to visit on the coast?

"We recommend having Himare & Ksamil as bases to explore the surrounding beaches and inland towns."

Must pack items for Albania

"Sunscreen.. you'll spend a lot of time on these beautiful beaches!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Do not miss the cute inland town of Gjirokaster! A must when visiting the region!"

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    38 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Polignano A Mare

  • Dream Destination:

    Malta

  • About them:
  • 2 Cups of Travel is a travel and adventure blog curated by Ky and Tess, Australian-based travel enthusiasts. We both love exploring smaller towns, hidden gems and underrated finds!

Santorini

Greece

@travelerjuc's Top Tips

"Book somewhere with a sunset view (a restaurant or a hotel if you're not on a tour!) It can get crowded on the streets during sunset; this way, you have it all to yourself!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Walk the narrow streets of Oia and visit the small boutiques, art galleries and cite cafes. Then descend the 278 steps down to Ammoudi bay for a seaside dinner (book in advance) and sunset!"

What`s not to be missed in Santorini?

"Visit the unique black, red and white sand beaches!"

What do you love most about Santorini?

"The views of Santorini are truly unforgettable! The white houses on top of the high caldera under deep blue skies and Santorini's epic sunsets are something special!"

Favourite time of year to visit Santorini

"May or late September to beat the crowds and have perfect holiday weather!"

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  • Countries Visited:

    53 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Greek islands, Bali, Thailand, Provence

  • Dream Destination:

    Right now Costa Rica, South Africa, Seychelles and French Polynesia

  • About them:
  • No ordinary life with me! I travel the world, try authentic foods, live abroad, write books + I love to share all these amazing experiences with my followers! One thing - it has to be warm and sunny!

Ninh Bình

Vietnam

What do you love most about Ninh Bình?

"The Bich Dong Pagoda, nestled in the mountainside, takes you on an enchanting walk through a cave. Once you have reached the peak, you are greeted with a view overlooking the surrounding valley."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Take a boat ride through the ever-changing scenery of Trang An. Find yourself in complete awe, as you weave between the limestone mountains and slip beneath the hidden tunnels."

@mee.ka's Top Tips

"There are 3 routes to choose from when visiting Trang An, each supplying you with a unique experience. 1st route - 9 caves & 3 temples 2nd route - 4 caves & 3 temples 3rd route -3 caves & 3 temples"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Experience a thrilling hike to the top of Hang Mua Peak. Once you have climbed the steep 500 steps, you will reach the famous dragon overlooking the valley of Tam Coc."

What do you love most about Ninh Bình?

"As you enter the longest cave in Trang An, you are greeted by a dimly lit tunnel lasting a whole kilometre in length. This takes around 15 minutes in rowing to reach the other side! "

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  • Countries Visited:

    28 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    The Ring Road, Iceland

  • Dream Destination:

    Cinque Terre, Italy

  • About them:
  • Travelling Is my hobby. I love immersing myself in another country and truly experiencing everything that makes it so unique. The world is a wonderful place and there is so many hidden treasures.

Singapore

What do you love most about Singapore?

"An island that will steal your heart with its beautiful scenic views, man-made waterfalls, tall buildings, amazing people and enchanting nightlife."

Favourite time of year to visit Singapore

"Singapore is a yearlong round destination but the best time to visit would be between October to March for Diwali celebrations and Christmas vibes. But Summer would be the cheapest time to visit!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Add these to your must-visit list: Gardens by the Bay, Merlion Park, Marina Bay Sands, Art Science Museum, Sentosa Island."

@Womanonrampage's Top Tips

"Tips: Get a Singapore tourist pass with unlimited travel rides on public transport – this will make your trip 10 times easier (if you're not on a tour!). Apply for a visa a month in advance. "

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  • Influencer
  • Countries Visited:

    5 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    India

  • Dream Destination:

    Greece

  • About them:
  • Just another woman wishing she had enough money and time to travel the whole wide world. Come with me on a journey as I explore, learn, travel and share my experiences.

South Africa

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Walk along Bo Kaap street and meet with the locals. There are some beautiful places to visit along the street and the locals are more than happy to speak with you about the history of the street. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"You have to visit Kruger National park for a safari. I have been lucky enough to be on a few safaris, but I rank Kruger above them all. "

@1foot_4ward's Top Tips

"Go seal snorkelling in Cape Town. I preferred this to cage diving with sharks. The number of seals that came up to us for a look was incredible. "

Must pack items for South Africa

"When climbing Lions Head in Cape Town, make sure to bring plenty of water and sunscreen as it gets very hot when at the top of the mountain."

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  • Content Creator
  • Countries Visited:

    32 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Bali

  • Dream Destination:

    Bora Bora

  • About them:
  • I am a travel/ adventure content creator who’s love of visiting different cultures has brought me to 32 different countries

Akita

Japan

What do you love most about Akita?

"From soaking in a rustic hot spring in the mountains to unique festivals, Akita is the place where you can experience real, traditional Japan. There are so many once-in-a-lifetime adventures here!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The top attraction in Akita is the Samurai District. Tour samurai houses from the 1600s, learn about the deep history and try food unique to Akita. Don't forget to say hi to the famous Akita dog, too!"

@shelby.abroad's Top Tips

"A lot of places in rural Japan are spread out, which is not a worry when on a tour but otherwise a car is advised. Most big tourist attractions can be reached by train and/or bus, but a tour or car is the best way to make the most of your time there!"

About Our

  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    3 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Osaka, Japan

  • Dream Destination:

    Greece

  • About them:
  • I've had an incredible time living in Akita, Japan for the past 5 years. I love sharing my experiences in rural Japan and showing that there's more to this country than just Tokyo.

Sydney

Australia

Benefits of a tour guide for Sydney

"Be sure to not missing every amazing spot!"

Favourite time of year to visit Sydney

"From October to February, Spring and Summer"

About Our

  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    20 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Madagascar

  • Dream Destination:

    India

  • About them:
  • I'm an italian guy actually in Australia with big passion for travels and photography. I like planning my trips and giving some tips to other people who want to enjoy every part of this amazing world

El Nido and Coron

Philippines

What do you love most about El Nido and Coron ?

"•A beguiling region defined by the stunning waters around it. •Bacuit Bay - rated one of the most beautiful in the world. •UNESCO world heritage sites, exotic wildlife and karst limestone formation…"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Sun! Sea! Sand! Anything to do with water - snorkel, dive, swim, kayak or just sun bake "

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"•For shorter stays and for those that love snorkelling, diving and exploring Coron is the better choice. •El Nido - more travel time - has more bars, people and island hopping options "

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  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    174 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    India

  • Dream Destination:

    Mauritania

  • About them:
  • A visual storyteller and avid explorer. l have travelled to over 170 countries and territories on all 7 continents (and lived in 12) l believe the world is changed by our example and not our opinion.

Thera

Greece

Must pack items for Thera

"Make sure to pack decent walking shoes. A lot of Santorini is built into the cliffside of the island which means there are a lot of steps!"

What do you love most about Thera?

"Imerovigli is often overlooked, but has breathtaking views and is a lot quieter compared to Oia. "

How to find picture perfect locations?

"I used google maps satellite view to search for the famous Blue domes. Surprisingly there aren’t many blue domes on the island."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Eat fresh seafood! I would definitely recommend trying the local seafood restaurants in Oia."

@thematerialwoman's Top Tips

"The sunsets in Santorini are phenomenal. I would recommend booking somewhere with sunset views so you can enjoy the sunset privately away from the crowds."

@thematerialwoman's Top Tips

"I would recommend going to Oia as it is definitely the prettiest town in Santorini. But go before sunset as it tends to get very crowded in the afternoon. "

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Tiger Leaping Gorge

China

What do you love most about Tiger Leaping Gorge?

"Tiger Leaping Gorge, a hiking adventure! "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Hike with scenic views of a deep canyon. Don't be surprised if you're visited by some goats, sheep, horses or cows on the mountain! Divided by 3 parts, choose to hike the upper, middle or lower gorge."

Must pack items for Tiger Leaping Gorge

"Bring comfortable hiking attire, an overnight bag, yuan (cash), water and snacks (although you can buy food along the way in one of the many guesthouses), a sunhat, sunscreen and a camera!"

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    World

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Caye Caulker

Belize

An absolute must do?

"A sailing trip in the Hol Man Marine Reserve. We were lucky enough to see stingrays, turtles and... Manatees!"

@deardishablog's Top Tips

"Head to any convenience shop and you'll be able to hire a bike for the day. It's a great way to get around and see the island."

What do you love most about Caye Caulker?

"The only motorised vehicles on the streets are golf buggies so you can imagine the pace on the island is slow, calm and relaxing - the perfect antidote to a busy travel schedule."

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    Rio de Janeiro

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  • Travelling with the aim to visit 30 countries before I turn 30!

Lake Atitlán

Guatemala

What do you love most about Lake Atitlán?

"I've never visited anywhere as beautiful as Lake Atitlán! Everywhere you look, you'll find awe-inspiring natural beauty."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"'Simoneta Mixology Cantina' - tell the bartender what your tastes are and he'll make you your very own unique cocktail."

@deardishablog's Top Tips

"Across the 12 towns of Lake Atitlán, you'll find various co-operatives. Visiting them is a great way to better understand the culture, learn something new and give back to the community."

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    Rio de Janeiro

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Kogelberg Nature Reserve

South Africa

What do you love most about Kogelberg Nature Reserve?

"Kogel Bay Beach: underrated and absolutely awe-inspiring. A hidden gem with majestic mountain views, ocean sunsets, magical stargazing, BBQ on the beach, and tranquillity. "

@tiffanyswindow's Top Tips

"Explore the surrounding areas! Kogelberg Nature Reserve offers beautiful hiking paths, such as the Palmiet River Trail, where you can swim in rock pools too! "

Must pack items for Kogelberg Nature Reserve

"Make sure to have comfortable hiking clothes and shoes, sunscreen, sunhat & glasses, water, snacks, a swimming costume and a power bank."

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    World

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London

United Kingdom

Must pack items for London

"Don't forget to carry a jacket and/or umbrella as the weather in London can change quickly! A camera is also a must, as well as a metro pass for getting around the city efficiently."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"London highlights include; Big Ben, Westminster Abbey, London Eye, Piccadilly Circus, Hyde Park, Buckingham Palace, London Tower Bridge and Soho."

@takeatripwithdani's Top Tips

"1. For trendy cafes, restaurants and bars, stroll down notable Carnaby St in Soho. 2. Download map routes before entering the metro; the signal is minimal on the underground. 3. Shop around for souvenirs!"

Favourite time of year to visit London

"Spring! London in winter can get very cold but by spring, the warm weather gives new life to the city. This is shown at Hyde Park especially, with flora bursting full of vivid colours."

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    Zakynthos, Greece

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    Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

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  • Hey there! I'm Dani from Melbourne, Australia. I have a passion for traveling the world and experiencing new cultures, environments and people.

Copenhagen

Denmark

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Get lost in the vibrant, colourful city streets that bring so much joy and positive energy to locals and are a sight in themselves for tourists visiting the city for the first time."

What do you love most about Copenhagen?

"What I love most is how easily you can see all of your favourite landmarks in a short amount of time. Copenhagen is very walkable and bike-friendly, so get active!"

@takeatripwithdani's Top Tips

"1. Try Frankies Pizza after a long day of sightseeing. 2. Visit stunning Nyhavn; try Guf ice cream along the canal! 3. Visit the city's famous bodegas to truly experience Copenhagen's nightlife."

Favourite time of year to visit Copenhagen

"Spring! It's wonderful because the air is still fresh yet the days are mostly full of sunshine. Arriving in shoulder season is also beneficial to those on a budget as Copenhagen can get quite pricey."

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    Galapagos Islands, Ecuador

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  • Hey there! I'm Dani from Melbourne, Australia. I have a passion for traveling the world and experiencing new cultures, environments and people.

Banff National Park

Canada

What makes this location iconic?

"Abraham Lake, located in Banff National Park is the most iconic lake to skate on in the wintertime. Methane bubbles span across the entire frozen lake making it picturesque! "

Benefits of a tour guide for Banff National Park

"A tour guide will have the best recommendations for whatever kind of travel it is you’re looking for. They always know best, trust they are sending you to the most beautiful locations. "

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    Bocas Del Toro, Panama

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    Switzerland

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  • I’m an adventure girl, on a mission to see all the beauty this world has to offer! I have a passion for travel and sharing all of my authentic experiences through blogging and content creation!

Polignano a Mare

Italy

What do you love most about Polignano a Mare?

"Polignano a Mare is probably our favourite place in Europe!"

Favourite time of year to visit Polignano a Mare

"June! The weather is usually excellent and you avoid the Italian holidays in July where it gets busy."

Don't forget..

"To wander the charming old town streets!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Swim in the beautifully clear waters! Swim at the main beach or head a few minutes walk out for more spots with smaller crowds."

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    Malta

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Transylvania

Romania

What do you love most about Transylvania?

"We believe Transylvania is one of the most underrated places in Europe! We LOVED exploring the small towns and stunning nature!"

What towns should you visit?

"We based ourselves in Brasov (recommend), a perfect place to explore surrounding towns like Sibiu, Sinaia, Sighișoara and the Transfagarasan Highway."

Highly recommended..

"Hiring a car! Yes.. it is chaos to drive at times, but the ability to explore small towns is unmatched."

Is Transylvania safe?

"We found it very safe, however we would always urge normal safety precautions and do your own research before visiting."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The Transfagarasan Highway! Don't miss this! Get off the road and explore the waterfalls and rolling hills."

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    38 Countries

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    Polignano A Mare

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    Malta

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New Caledonia

What do you love most about New Caledonia?

"New Caledonia is a tropical paradise with beautiful beaches and landscapes. We especially love the vibrant mix of island and French culture and cuisines."

Top cultural experience?

"Tjibaou Cultural Centre, with its stunning architecture and landscaped grounds, is the perfect place to learn about the traditions and culture of the local Kanak people. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Take a day trip to Amédée lighthouse on the outer reef and snorkel with the fish and turtles in the crystal clear waters. Truly magical."

Recommendations for foodies?

"You will be spoilt for choice in New Caledonia with tropical fruits and cocktails, French breads and pastries and plenty of great restaurants to choose from."

Any tips for first time visitors?

"Le Petit Train tour is a great introduction to the sights and sounds of Noumea - it’s also heaps of fun and you get lots of waves from the locals as you go past!"

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Egypt

What do you love most about Egypt?

"I love how incredibly interesting the history of the country is. The architecture and beautiful nature of the country blew my mind."

@1foot_4ward's Top Tips

"When you enter the Giza plateau, immediately take the road to the right of the pyramid of Giza. Here you will find barely any tourists, making the perfect photo opportunity."

@1foot_4ward's Top Tips

"Get to Luxor/ Karnak temple an hour before sunset to see the beautiful shadows of the hieroglyphics glistening throughout the temple. "

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Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park

New Zealand

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Hiking! There are several hikes, from easy to advanced. Each offers a unique perspective over the surrounding landscapes. If you are up to it, you can even climb Mt Cook - the highest peak in NZ!"

What do you love most about Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park?

"As soon as you drive into the national park, the views are epic. You are surrounded by Mt Cook and the Southern Alps. The hikes are some of the best in New Zealand, offering unbeatable views. "

@beckkyhamilton's Top Tips

"Visit during the week, as it gets busy on weekends. Spend your time driving into the national park - plenty of viewpoints! Camp in the national park to make sure you see everything. "

Must pack items for Aoraki/Mount Cook National Park

"Warm clothes, rain jacket, good hiking shoes, hiking poles, 25/30l backpack, camera and comfortable clothing for the hike (you will be doing a lot!) "

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    New Zealand

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    Nepal

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  • Travel and adventure blogger. I love hiking, especially mountain landscapes. I like sharing my real experiences and tips/ticks. I would rather spend my days isolated in nature than in the city.

Valley of Fire State Park

United States

What do you love most about Valley of Fire State Park?

"This whole place is so unreal! The format and the colour of the rock really feel like the whole national park is on fire! The views are just insane!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Hike the Fire Wave and the Mouse’s Tank trail, and see the Elephant Rock and the Beehives Rock! "

@biankadventures's Top Tips

"Have some cash for the entrance fee and prepare yourself with water as the temperature can get so high!"

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    Peru

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  • I am a huge travel addict who has a regular 9-5 job and outside of this try to explore the world, search for unique places and hidden gems! I hope my tips and photos can be an inspiration for you!

Cederberg Municipality

South Africa

What do you love most about Cederberg Municipality?

"The feeling of stepping back in time - unspoilt and absolutely breathtaking landscapes. "

Benefits of a tour guide for Cederberg Municipality

"Experience off-the-beaten paths with an experienced tour guide giving historical context to significant sites throughout history. "

Must pack items for Cederberg Municipality

"Bring a camera! Wear comfortable clothes and always carry sunscreen! It gets quite cold so a jumper or windbreaker is great to carry with. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Stargazing, hiking (Wolfberg Cracks & Arch), ancient rock art, caves, one of SA's biggest canyons and camping."

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    Yunnan, China

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    World

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Ninh Bình

Vietnam

Must pack items for Ninh Bình

"Sunscreen is a must! Wear comfortable clothes and shoes, cardigan/jersey, swimsuit, t-shirt and shorts."

What do you love most about Ninh Bình?

"The views of the landscapes and mountain formations. "

What do you love most about Ninh Bình?

"Tranquillity."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Visit Bich Dong Pagoda."

What do you love most about Ninh Bình?

"Passing the limestone cliffs, caves & temples of Tràng An on a boat trip. "

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    Yunnan, China

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    World

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Ometepe

Nicaragua

What do you love most about Ometepe?

"The light on the Isla Ometepe is something really special. In the mornings and evenings, it covers the local people working on the fertile volcanic lands in a golden glow that is truly beautiful. "

@montestravels's Top Tips

"It's always amazing to go up to local people, visit them and let them tell their own powerful stories to enhance your own perspective. I was lucky to photograph this woman in her favourite spot: Home."

@montestravels's Top Tips

"Keep your eyes open for the details and all the wildlife just roaming around the Island. There is plenty and it will leave you in awe and possibly some great photos and experiences to tell about."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Make sure to stop by for a visit at the cold springs in the centre of the Island! For only 5$ entrance, you can hang out at these crystal clear freshwater pools and enjoy the refreshment."

Favourite time of year to visit Ometepe

"The first week of November is the time of the rice harvest. It's a great opportunity to participate in a truly local experience and learn more about the impact of the two volcanoes on the island."

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    31 Countries

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    Cusco Peru

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    South Africa

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Cairo

Egypt

What do you love most about Cairo?

"Awe-inspiring. That’s the best way to describe the pyramid complex in Cairo, Egypt. The pyramids, the sphinx and the camels are all in one area allowing your trip to Cairo to be short but jam-packed!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Riding the camels! I never thought it would be so exhilarating! It’s a lot harder than I expected and a little scary but the views and the pictures are absolutely worth it!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"You HAVE to take a boat ride on the Nile river. It’s one of the longest rivers in the world and one of the few that flows north! "

@iamthekayvega's Top Tips

"The Mosque of Muhammad Ali is a place of worship & should be respected as such. Cover your head and body (NO SHORTS) and don’t forget to go into the courtyard, the view of the city is spectacular. "

Benefits of a tour guide for Cairo

"Safety and information! The Khan El-Khalili Bazaar is an active market for locals and you WILL STAND OUT. Hollywood depictions do not do this area justice, you just have to see it to believe it."

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  • I am single, black &I value experiences. When traveling I'm not afraid to spend but I want the most value &luxury for my dollar. My travel goals are to explore my homelands and see the world wonders.

Colca Canyon

Peru

@montestravels's Top Tips

"- Beware of the really challenging hikes down and up the Canyon! As you are moving at an altitude between 2000 and 3000m above sea level, that is not to be underestimated. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Seeing the flight of the famous huge Condors in the morning light before descending into the Canyon was definitely a highlight to remember."

What do you love most about Colca Canyon?

"What fascinated me most about Colca Canyon is its authenticity - the original and intact cultural experience within a breathtaking landscape is something that visitors will never forget. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"As there is no light pollution, make sure to look up during the night. You will see one of the clearest and most detailed night skies, including the Milky Way, that you have ever seen in your life!"

Benefits of a tour guide for Colca Canyon

"You can not tour the Colca Canyon without a tour guide! It is also very beneficial as they can explain a lot about the local Peruvian culture and the secrets behind terrace agriculture."

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    31 Countries

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    Cusco Peru

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    South Africa

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Machu Picchu

Peru

What do you love most about Machu Picchu?

"The magic of the place. It is wonderful to be in a place with so much history and in such an enclave."

@travelphotos_tom's Top Tips

"Book at least 2 months in advance. Sleep in Aguas Calientes the night before to enjoy its magic. Always carry a mackintosh in case of rain."

Favourite time of year to visit Machu Picchu

"In the dry season, from May to September. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Enjoy the place!!!"

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    Kenya

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    North Pole

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York

United Kingdom

Favourite time of year to visit York

"Shoulder season, particularly autumn. The weather is crisp but often sunny."

Must pack items for York

"Walking shoes! When in York you must walk the impressive old walls that surround the city."

Interesting fact!

"'The Shambles', a famous street in York, is thought to have inspired Diagon Alley in Harry Potter."

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    38 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Polignano A Mare

  • Dream Destination:

    Malta

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The Redwoods Otways

Australia

What do you love most about The Redwoods Otways?

"The Redwood Forest is so calm and peaceful! Such a unique experience."

Don't forget..

"Respect the environment. Take your rubbish home with you!"

@2cupsoftravel's Top Tips

"Arrive early! The car park is small and the forest is much nicer without the crowds."

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    38 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Polignano A Mare

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    Malta

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Vis

Croatia

What do you love most about Vis?

"The incredible crystal clear water is so inviting! We swam every day!"

Somewhere not to miss?

"Check out the picturesque Stinivia Beach. We recommend getting there early before the crowds."

Favourite time of year to visit Vis

"Summer is best to enjoy the weather!"

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    38 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Polignano A Mare

  • Dream Destination:

    Malta

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Niagara Falls

Canada

What do you love most about Niagara Falls?

"Niagara Falls had always been on my wish list and I was advised to visit from the Canadian side for the best views. I couldn't stop smiling at how GREAT they absolutely were!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"I went for a trip on the boat and we got right up close, enough to feel its power and splendid energy. Of course, I and the rest of the boat got soaked but hey, the sun was shining!"

@memories_bigger_than_dreams's Top Tips

"If you can blow your budget, get a room with a view of the falls! (search online for the best view aspect, the Canadian side was amazing in my opinion)"

Must pack items for Niagara Falls

"Comfy shoes are essential, there's lots of walking if you want to make the most of it."

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  • Favourite Destination:

    Mexico

  • Dream Destination:

    Egypt (the pyramids!)

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Lake Bled

Slovenia

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Hike! The hikes around Lake Bled offer stunning views!"

@2cupsoftravel's Top Tips

"Hire one of the row boats and head out on the lake!"

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    38 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Polignano A Mare

  • Dream Destination:

    Malta

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Porto

Portugal

What do you love most about Porto?

"Porto has a unique charm about it. Boasting impressive architecture and a plethora of vibrant-coloured tiles!"

@2cupsoftravel's Top Tips

"Don't miss the street art, great food (especially pastel de nata) and the beautiful churches!"

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  • Travel Blogger
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    38 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Polignano A Mare

  • Dream Destination:

    Malta

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Bilbao

Spain

What do you love most about Bilbao?

"Bilbao is a vibrant city where you can experience great art, food and architecture influenced by the unique Basque culture and heritage of this region."

Favourite time of year to visit Bilbao

"Summer is a great time to visit Bilbao. You can wander the streets at leisure, admiring the architecture and experiencing the sights and sounds of the city."

Other things to explore around Bilbao?

"One of my top recommendations is San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, the stunning filming location for Dragonstone in Game of Thrones, located only a short distance from Bilbao on the coast."

Recommendations for foodies?

"Pintxos are the traditional tapas of the Basque region and Northern Spain. For fresh seafood, head to one of the numerous fishing villages that dot the Basque coastline. "

Benefits of a tour guide for Bilbao

"To best appreciate the rich culture and heritage of Bilbao and the Basque Country, a knowledgeable guide is indispensable and will make your visit all the more fulfilling. "

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    Croatia

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Macedonia Greece

Greece

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Rent a boat in Halkidiki (otherwise known as Poseidon's Trident) and spend the day island hopping"

What do you love most about Macedonia Greece?

"Awe-inspiring monasteries floating in the sky in Meteora"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Don't forget to visit Vikos Gorge! It's the second deepest gorge in the world. Unbelievable views as far as the eye can see. "

What do you love most about Macedonia Greece?

"With more than 160 bridges, you will find your perfect fairytale moment in Zagori"

@globalfoxtrot's Top Tips

"The cherry on top of a trip to Northern Greece: Corfu! Don't forget to check out the shops in Corfu's Old Town and taste their famous Kumquat liqueur."

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    Vietnam

  • Dream Destination:

    Lapland in the winter!

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Puducherry

India

What do you love most about Puducherry?

"‘Pondy’ as it’s known locally, is an Indian city with French flair. Filled with leafy boulevards, bright bougainvillea, cathedrals, and colonial buildings, White Town is like a welcoming oasis of calm "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"•Discover the simple joy of being “blessed” by Laxmi the elephant at Arulmigu Manakula Vinayagar Temple. •Enjoy the food - a fusion of Indian and Mediterranean influences. "

What was Pondy’s original name?

"The original name of the territory, Putucceri, is derived from the Tamil words putu “new" and ceri “village". The French corrupted this to Pondichéry. Or Pondicherry in English. "

Favourite time of year to visit Puducherry

"Weather-wise it’s great to visit between October and March. The monsoon is between July -September and the town can receive some heavy rainfall. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Discover Auroville, a utopian community founded as an experiment in universal living. An easy day trip from Pondy. "

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Vinicunca Peru - Rainbow Mountain

Peru

@travelphotos_tom's Top Tips

"Visit Cusco, Sacred Valley and Machu Picchu before, even Lake Titicaca and Colca Valley, if you are going to visit that area, to acclimatize to the altitude (5.000 mt. approx)."

@travelphotos_tom's Top Tips

"Don't waste too much time if there is a queue at the base of the mountain. The best photos are with the animals and on the mountain in front of you."

@travelphotos_tom's Top Tips

"If you can, talk to your guide about going to the Red Valley. It is not very physically demanding and the experience is incredible."

What do you love most about Vinicunca Peru - Rainbow Mountain?

"The experience is unique, there are no tourists and the hike and views are incredible."

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    Kenya

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    North Pole

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  • I love travelling and sharing experiences. My destiny is not a place, it's a new way of looking at life. Definitely I’m a wanderlust…

Uzbekistan

Benefits of a tour guide for Uzbekistan

"The language barrier is tough and a guide is almost essential at times. Most people only speak Russian or Uzbek and both use the Cyrillic alphabet."

@zoegoesplaces's Top Tips

"Travel by train. It's quick, cheap and easy. Plus, first class is especially affordable here. "

Must pack items for Uzbekistan

"Conservative dress is respectful to the local cultures, make sure you cover your shoulders and down to your knees. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Sampling the culinary delights of the Silk Road with the infusion of flavours and dishes from many countries. That and the beautiful architecture of the religious buildings. "

What do you love most about Uzbekistan?

"Uzbekistan is such an underrated country. There's so much to see and do, it's like nowhere else in the world."

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    French Polynesia

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  • Outdoor and adventure travel blogger. Love hiking until I'm hiking, then I remember I'm a city girl.

Peak District National Park

United Kingdom

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Countryside walks, there are so many to choose from!"

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    French Polynesia

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Dolomites

Italy

What do you love most about Dolomites?

"The stunning scenery! It's simply one of the most breathtaking places on earth."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The best way to see the mountains is hiking! There are plenty of iconic walks including Seceda and the Tre Cime loop. You can even stay in rifugios along the way and see the sunrise over the peaks. "

@Realworldrunaway 's Top Tips

"Rent a car! Getting around by public transport is tricky and some of the best hikes are a little far apart. "

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    Japan

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  • Professional Avoider Of The Real World 🌍Adventure traveller ⏰ Helping you travel around your 9 to 5! Favourite destinations include Mexico, Vietnam, Utah, Laos and Italy!

Cuba

What do you love most about Cuba?

"Cuba has an undefinable magic to it. It dances to its own beat. A constant juxtaposition -dilapidated but dignified, timeworn but elegant. A wonderful fusion of Caribbean and Latin cultures."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"•Visit Habana Vieja •Take trip out west to Valle de Viñales •Experience Trinidad •Visit a live cabaret show •Tour Habana Vieja in a classic car •Enjoy a slice of paradise at Playa Las Tumbas"

Must pack items for Cuba

"•Do bring cash - USD or Euro, not credit cards •Do pack a few portable charges - power goes out periodically. •Rain coat/umbrella for any season. •Pack “your spontaneity” and go with the flow… "

Favourite time of year to visit Cuba

"Any time between October - April is a great time to visit. The island has a beautiful Caribbean climate where the days are warm and sunny with very little rain, particularly in Havana or on the coast."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Treat yourself and chat with a stranger or two! Cuba is one of the world’s safest countries to visit. It’s a wonderful and enriching way to get a real Cuban perspective and make new friends too. "

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    Mauritania

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  • A visual storyteller and avid explorer. l have travelled to over 170 countries and territories on all 7 continents (and lived in 12) l believe the world is changed by our example and not our opinion.

Abruzzo

Italy

What do you love most about Abruzzo?

"This area is among the most beautiful in Italy for admiring foliage. We are on the border between Lazio and Abruzzo and here it's possible to admire Autumn in its maximum power."

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    New Zealand

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  • I am a software developer, content creator and traveller. I am constantly looking for adventures, living my life and sharing the sensations it gives me every day.

Alicante

Spain

What do you love most about Alicante?

"Alicante is the perfect size; the city centre with bars, restaurants and shops is only a few minutes walk from the amazing beach and waterfront where you can sunbathe, swim and relax!"

Any must-dos for first-time visitors to Alicante?

"Be sure to climb the historic Santa Barbara Castle above the town centre for panoramic views. Take some drinks and enjoy the sunset for a true Alicante experience!"

Favourite time of year to visit Alicante

"Spring or Autumn are both great times to visit, the weather is warm and sunny. There are also fewer tourists about so you can better enjoy the beaches and bars."

What else can I see in the area?

"The whole coastline north and south of Alicante is stunning, with sandy beaches and amazing rock formations, or you can take a day trip on the ferry to the heavenly island of Tabarca!"

Favourite way to spend a day in Alicante?

"Head to the beach and play some volleyball at the free public nets, jump in the sea to cool off between games and then stroll to a local bar for tapas and a jug of tinto de verano in the evening."

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    Croatia

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Portugal

What do you love most about Portugal?

"There's always something new to explore in the Algarve area, hidden beaches, natural arches, caves and more"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Waking up early to go surfing will make your day!"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"Visit Playa Falesia, it's such a unique beach!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Portugal is such a small country, you can do day trips to nearly anywhere! For example, spend a day in Porto and do a port wine tasting!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Strolling around the narrow streets of Lisboa"

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    Mexico

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    Brazil

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  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people

Morocco

Must pack items for Morocco

"Warm clothes as it gets really cold in the desert at night as well as up in the High Atlas Mountains"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Aït Benhaddou is one of the most stunning places I've ever seen! A city completely built out of clay!"

What do you love most about Morocco?

"I love all the crafts and art that people sell on the streets"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"Spend at least one night in the Sahara Desert – it will be incredible and you even get to see the Milky Way!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Exploring the streets of Marrakesh "

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    Brazil

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  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people

Serbia

What do you love most about Serbia?

"Trying to read the Cyrillic signs that are everywhere in the streets"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Finding a high building to watch the sunset over the rooftops of Novi Sad"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"Plan at least one day to discover Belgrade – there's a free bus that drives around the centre"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Admiring the beautiful architecture everywhere"

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Mexico

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"I love strolling through the colourful streets of all the different towns of Mexico – there's always something going on in the streets!"

Must pack items for Mexico

"Bring a bikini! Hidden waterfalls, beaches and cenotes are everywhere and you might wanna jump right in to cool down from the heat!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Explore the beautiful white sand beaches of Tulum"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"Be brave and explore more than the typical tourist regions of Mexico, there is so much beauty to discover!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Don't miss out on a local tequila tasting!"

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    Mexico

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  • Travelling is my biggest passion as I love to get in touch with new cultures and languages. Photography is my second biggest passion so I capture landscapes & people

Bali

Indonesia

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"My top tip is to wake up early every day to arrive at the most beautiful spots before all the tourists – that way you have the morning sun & nature all to yourself"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"I love the typical Bali coffee as it's very strong and aromatic. Also, don't miss out on visiting some coffee plantations inc. tasting."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Exploring a new waterfall every day – they are literally everywhere here!"

What do you love most about Bali?

"I love learning about the Balinese culture by visiting temples, museums and especially by talking to locals."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Waking up early to watch the sun rise over the ocean!"

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    26 Countries

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    Brazil

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Tenerife

Spain

What do you love most about Tenerife?

"I love how the island managed to preserve their own culture with influences of the Spanish mainland culture as well as African. There are a lot of festivals and celebrations throughout the year. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"I recommend exploring remote beaches that are only reachable by a short hike like Playa Benijo"

@iamjenn.y 's Top Tips

"My recommendation: Don't stop at the beach in the beginning of Playa Amarilla, rather walk about 10 minutes further to find a more private area where you can enter the water or climb the rocks."

Must pack items for Tenerife

"When exploring the Teide National Park, always bring a jacket as it's super windy up there and can get quite cold around sunset time – don't miss out on the sunset though :)"

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Almaty

Kazakhstan

What do you love most about Almaty?

"What I like the most about this region is the amazing natural beauty this city has to offer. From mountains to lakes and canyons… there are just so many amazing sites to see. This is truly a hidden gem"

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    Bali

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  • I'm Elias, a social media influencer, blogger, and content creator passionate about travel, photography, lifestyle and tourism.

California

USA

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    20 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    California

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    California

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  • Hi, this is Severino. Traveling and discovering the world have always been my passion – my energy. And, at times, passion and curiosity do make things happen!

Oradea

What do you love most about Oradea?

"Oradea is an enchanting city often described as one of Romania's hidden gems, and I love wandering through the city admiring the beautiful baroque and art nouveau architecture."

Any special recommendations?

"Climb the Ciuperca Hill behind the town centre and enjoy panoramic views of the city. Be sure to stay for the sunset as it is often spectacular!"

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  • Hospitality & Tourism Specialist
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    26 Countries

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    Spain

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    Croatia

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  • Originally from New Zealand, I am a travel and tourism specialist always looking to explore new places and live new experiences.

Maramureș County

Romania

What to see in Maramureș?

"The Merry Cemetery in Săpânța is a truly beautiful place with its brightly painted tombstones. Take the time to explore and appreciate how the paintings lovingly describe the people buried there."

What to see in Maramureș?

"Sighetu Marmației is a charming city with attractive architecture and green spaces. Stroll around the centre to enjoy the atmosphere and do some people-watching as the locals go about their lives."

What to see in Maramureș?

"The Wooden churches of Maramureș are a unique part of the landscapes and culture of this region and an absolute "must-see" whilst visiting."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Ride the historic Mocăniță Railway in the mountains of Maramureș. Starting in the town of Viseul-de-Sus, this train ride takes you on a stunning journey along the lush Vaser Valley."

What to see in Maramureș?

"Climb the Saint Stephen Tower in the city of Baia Mare and enjoy the fabulous views, then head out to explore the many sights of this historic town."

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    Croatia

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Uzbekistan

What do you love most about Uzbekistan?

"What I love most about visiting Uzbekistan is the history and beautiful architecture that is evident throughout several cities in this amazing country. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"My favourite thing to do in Uzbekistan is book cultural tours with local guides. This is definitely highly recommended as there is so much interesting history and information to learn about. "

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Srí Lanka

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Sri Lanka, what’s not to love? Blessed with ancient ruins, endless beaches, plenty of pachyderms, colonial charm, impressive peaks, festivals, tasty food and warm welcoming people. Go now! "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Kandy (meaning hill), a UNESCO-listed site, rises around a scenic lake. It was the last Sinhalese kingdom and is home to many cultural gems, like the Temple of the Tooth & the Esala Perahera Festival. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"•Arrive in Nuwara Eliya by train from Kandy - a fantastic experience and a great way to meet the locals & see the beautiful landscape. •Check out a tea plantation •Explore the Horton Plains NP"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Whilst enjoying the soft sand beaches in the south, or enjoying the colonial charm of Galle, organise a trip to watch the Stilt fisherman, a now dying unique practice started just after WWII."

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Romania

What is Romania?

"Rich culture and history "

What is Romania?

"World Heritage Architecture "

What is Romania?

"Beautiful towns and cities"

What is Romania?

"Lush countryside and strong agricultural traditions "

What is Romania?

"Unique and varied cuisine"

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Sibiu

Romania

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    26 Countries

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    Spain

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    Croatia

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  • Originally from New Zealand, I am a travel and tourism specialist always looking to explore new places and live new experiences.

Timișoara

Romania

What do you love most about Timișoara?

"Timișoara is a city full of colour that puts me in a great mood every time I visit."

Any hidden gems in Timișoara?

"Don't miss the Museum of the Communist Consumer, an amazing collection of household items from the communist period in Romania."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Craft beer culture is strong in Timișoara and I love visiting the different bars, especially the Timișoareana Brewery where they brew local beer."

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    26 Countries

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    Croatia

  • About them:
  • Originally from New Zealand, I am a travel and tourism specialist always looking to explore new places and live new experiences.

Socotra

Yemen

What do you love most about Socotra?

"Socotra is a unique island full of endemic species, amazing beaches and magnificent views. Qalansiya beach would have to rate as one of the most beautiful anywhere on earth and it’s deserted to boot! "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"•Explore Detwah Lagoon & White Sand Dunes •Drive through Dixam Plateau •Visit the town of Hadibu •Qalansiyah Beach •Wadi Dirhur Canyon •Fishing Village Arher Beach "

What do you love most about Socotra?

"Socotra is a truly unique place on the planet. The archipelago is isolated, which has helped preserve its stunning biodiversity, including the dragon blood tree, which is one of its symbols. "

Must pack items for Socotra

"The population is predominantly Muslim - dress appropriately. Shoulders and legs are covered for women and long pants for men. Light breathable fabrics, quick dry, sweat absorbing & anti-odour."

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Easter Island

Chile

What do you love most about Easter Island?

"One of the most remote and unique inhabited locations on the planet, Rapa Nui, as it is called locally, known as the “Navel of the World” has history and mystery combined in perfect unison. "

What do you love most about Easter Island?

"It’s not just all about archaeology… the island, although not known as a beach destination, has a couple of beauties. Where else can you swim with an “ahu” and 7 Moai as a backdrop?"

What do you love most about Easter Island?

"Around 40% of the island is a national park. You can drive from one end to another in less than an hour, but there’s no better way to immerse yourself in all it has to offer than on foot. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Ranu Kau, the largest volcanic crater, has a crater lake, and one of the island's only natural bodies of freshwater. It is also home to the Orongo Ceremonial Village, a spectacular viewpoint indeed! "

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"•Call it Rapa Nui and make friends faster! •DO NOT touch the Moai - it’s illegal for visitors to do so and hefty fines apply •Walk the myriad of trails that crisscross the island to know it better"

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Quintana Roo

Mexico

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    10 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Puerto Escondido

  • Dream Destination:

    Egypt

  • About them:
  • Young French man, living in Mexico because I was in search of happiness and I found it right there! I love travelling, taking pictures, with my phone, my GoPro or my drone, yes I'm a pilot!

Paraíso

Mexico

Fun fact of Paraiso, Tabasco

"Tabasco is known for its oil, and it has offshore platforms. So when you go to the beach in Paraiso, you can see the oil platform from the company Pemex, and it is something unique. "

About Our

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    10 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Puerto Escondido

  • Dream Destination:

    Egypt

  • About them:
  • Young French man, living in Mexico because I was in search of happiness and I found it right there! I love travelling, taking pictures, with my phone, my GoPro or my drone, yes I'm a pilot!

Acapulco

Mexico

What do you love most about Acapulco?

"This place can be found on an island, La Roqueta, the tour by boat is cheap and you can pass all day there. "

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
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    10 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Puerto Escondido

  • Dream Destination:

    Egypt

  • About them:
  • Young French man, living in Mexico because I was in search of happiness and I found it right there! I love travelling, taking pictures, with my phone, my GoPro or my drone, yes I'm a pilot!

Puerto Escondido

Mexico

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Contact the organization ViveMar which saves turtle eggs. You will be able to learn a lot of things and liberate cute baby turtles during the sunset on the most beautiful beach in Mexico."

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    10 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Puerto Escondido

  • Dream Destination:

    Egypt

  • About them:
  • Young French man, living in Mexico because I was in search of happiness and I found it right there! I love travelling, taking pictures, with my phone, my GoPro or my drone, yes I'm a pilot!

Grutas Tolantongo

Mexico

What do you love most about Grutas Tolantongo?

"This place is so chill, you will be in total harmony with nature; the waterfalls and the rivers."

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    10 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Puerto Escondido

  • Dream Destination:

    Egypt

  • About them:
  • Young French man, living in Mexico because I was in search of happiness and I found it right there! I love travelling, taking pictures, with my phone, my GoPro or my drone, yes I'm a pilot!

Chichén-Itzá

Mexico

What do you love most about Chichén-Itzá?

"The feeling of immensity I felt when I saw the pyramid, it's so huge and has so much history. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The bigger arena of JUEGO DE PELOTA of Latin America. "

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    10 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Puerto Escondido

  • Dream Destination:

    Egypt

  • About them:
  • Young French man, living in Mexico because I was in search of happiness and I found it right there! I love travelling, taking pictures, with my phone, my GoPro or my drone, yes I'm a pilot!

Bhutan

What do you love most about Bhutan?

"The Kingdom of the Thunder Dragon is remote and exotic, shrouded in mystery and magic. Its low-volume, high-value tourism, prides itself on a sustainable approach. "

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"•Travel during a festival celebration •There is a minimum daily spend paid in USD in advance •Selling or buying tobacco products is illegal •Don’t disrespect the Royal Family "

Must pack items for Bhutan

"•A lightweight raincoat is a must - it can rain anytime •Good soled shoes/boots for hiking and walking •Pack clothes ideal for layering. It can be warm and cool intermittently •Sun protection "

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"Travelling around Bhutan is guided only! For all of you nomads that hate the idea - in such a remote location, having a local guide to translate to connect with locals along the way is enriching."

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  • A visual storyteller and avid explorer. l have travelled to over 170 countries and territories on all 7 continents (and lived in 12) l believe the world is changed by our example and not our opinion.

Rovinj

Croatia

What do you love most about Rovinj?

"The beautiful sunsets! "

@antoniojuricc's Top Tips

"Just enjoy the beautiful colours of the sea"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Food, history, nature, sea and all of the colours!"

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    31 Countries

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  • Dream Destination:

    Sydney

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  • Passion for traveling, photography, each culture makes me want to discover it!

Wadi Musa

Jordan

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Just sit in front of this and make all of your senses work!"

What do you love most about Wadi Musa?

"The majestic canyons!"

@antoniojuricc's Top Tips

"Just discover every corner of this place, spend as much time as possible to enjoy everything "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Listening to the guide explaining the history of this place and the wonderful way this old city was created"

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    31 Countries

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    Croatia

  • Dream Destination:

    Sydney

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  • Passion for traveling, photography, each culture makes me want to discover it!

Cuba

What do you love most about Cuba?

"The sea, colours, stillness, animals, nature "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Viñales is a must-see! Riding a horse through tobacco plantations is a wonderful experience!"

@antoniojuricc's Top Tips

"Just walk, walk and walk!"

What do you love most about Cuba?

"Havana is so colourful and full of life! Just music and people dancing all around "

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  • Travel Blogger
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    31 Countries

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    Croatia

  • Dream Destination:

    Sydney

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  • Passion for traveling, photography, each culture makes me want to discover it!

Warsaw

Poland

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The Warsaw fortress is really worth it and the best historical part in the heart of the city. His old walls and beautiful colours will catch you for sure!"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The historical centre is a must-see in Warsaw! Especially under Christmas lights "

What do you love most about Warsaw?

"The “Rynek Starego Miasta” is the most important square of the city, all around is typical European architecture, with colours and a lot of people!"

What do you love most about Warsaw?

"Heritage of socialist past. Huge, but a must-see. At night it's full of lights, and all around are squares and people enjoying the place."

What do you love most about Warsaw?

"The modern part is full of the new history of the city, nightlife, cafes, shops and technology! Really near the historic centre and a great juxtaposition "

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    31 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Croatia

  • Dream Destination:

    Sydney

  • About them:
  • Passion for traveling, photography, each culture makes me want to discover it!

Sahara Desert

What do you love most about Sahara Desert?

"I loved the crazy lines that you can witness with those big sand dunes and obviously feeling the real sand under your feet whilst walking without shoes. "

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Watching the last light going down to the horizon, definitely my favourite thing. "

Must pack items for Sahara Desert

"Sleeping bag, pants, two t-shirts, a terminal shirt, winter jacket (for the night), and sandals to walk in!"

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  • Travel Filmmaker
  • Countries Visited:

    14 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Sahara.

  • Dream Destination:

    Greenland.

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  • I'm Sennivisuals, from Bosnia. The outdoors being my playground, I love action, going that extra mile to reach my creative goals and conveying a message through captivating visual storytelling.

Niger

What do you love most about Niger?

"Like a National Geographic expedition - 1000km literally in the middle of nowhere. The Guérewol festival is an annual event - a male “beauty pageant” so to speak, the location was chosen for the suitability of livestock. "

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"•No wifi, internet or any other facilities available •No running water or electricity •High temperatures ( 40C +) and dust the norm •Come with everything you require - the festival lasts a week "

What do you love most about Niger?

"Electric atmosphere 24/7 - male “contestants” sing and dance, complete with “costume change” to woo potential female suitors day and night. 100% unique experience "

Do you love off-the-beaten-track adventures?

"If you do, this is truly it! "

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  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    174 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    India

  • Dream Destination:

    Mauritania

  • About them:
  • A visual storyteller and avid explorer. l have travelled to over 170 countries and territories on all 7 continents (and lived in 12) l believe the world is changed by our example and not our opinion.

Abisko National Park

Sweden

What is this place?

"Abisko National Park is about 100 kilometers west of Kiruna and roughly 250 km within the Arctic Circle. It is also near the norwegian border."

What do you love most about Abisko National Park?

"From the big frozen lakes to the famous mount Njulla view, crossing the famous « Kungsleden » (King’s highway) this long trek was amazing and so peaceful."

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"The pretty little Saami houses (indigenous people from the North),"

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"There are also some activities to do such as dog sledding or skying."

Must pack items for Abisko National Park

"Temperatures were below -20° so I recommend definitely warm clothes !"

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    37 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Greece

  • Dream Destination:

    Japan

  • About them:
  • Hi, I am Jessy from France. A real enthusiast about travel, wine and food. Spreading good vibes and "French Art of living". I am Export Manager and also doing lot of business trips.

Kiruna in Swedish Lapland

Sweden

What do you love most about Kiruna in Swedish Lapland?

"Kiruna is located in the north of Sweden, 145 kilometres (90 mi) north of the Arctic circle. Kiruna is a small mining town and looks pretty authentic. "

What do you love most about Kiruna in Swedish Lapland?

"Kiruna church is one of Sweden's largest wooden buildings. The church exterior is built in a Gothic Revival style. "

What do you love most about Kiruna in Swedish Lapland?

"The Ice hotel is a hotel rebuilt each year with snow and ice in the village of Jukkasjärvi. It is known to be the biggest hotel of ice and snow in the world."

What do you love most about Kiruna in Swedish Lapland?

"“Stejk Street Food” is a really authentic place. After making an order, the staff invite you to go inside the tipi. The atmosphere was pretty cosy with a nice fire camp in the middle."

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  • Travel Blogger
  • Countries Visited:

    37 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    Greece

  • Dream Destination:

    Japan

  • About them:
  • Hi, I am Jessy from France. A real enthusiast about travel, wine and food. Spreading good vibes and "French Art of living". I am Export Manager and also doing lot of business trips.

Madagascar

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"•Be flexible. Rule #1 - “Mora, mora” means to go with the flow and don’t sweat the small stuff. •Cash is king here - have it on hand. •Respect local “Fady” or taboos. "

What do you love most about Madagascar?

"The wildlife is incredible - the chameleons, lemurs and fossa - but even the insects like the giraffe beetles or hissing cockroaches are unforgettable. "

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"Patience, with a dose of flexibility and a sense of adventure, will help you travel from one place to the other - whether it be by “taxi brousse” or flying with “Air Mad” "

What do you love most about Madagascar?

"You’re spoilt for choice if you like stunning beaches. Nosy Iranja, île aux Nattes and Nosy Boraha certainly caught my eye. Turquoise water & powder white sand soothe the soul and nourish the spirit "

What do you love most about Madagascar?

"Drive along RN7 & you’ll get to see a microcosm of Malagasy life. Outside of the big cities, the road is empty - except for the occasional ox and cart. You’ll pass some beautiful villages and scenery. "

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  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    174 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    India

  • Dream Destination:

    Mauritania

  • About them:
  • A visual storyteller and avid explorer. l have travelled to over 170 countries and territories on all 7 continents (and lived in 12) l believe the world is changed by our example and not our opinion.

Antarctica

What do you love most about Antarctica?

"Be prepared for the sheer exhilaration of experiencing Mother Nature at her pristine best. It is truly an out-of-this-world experience. "

What do you love most about Antarctica?

"The Antarctic light is hypnotic… and forever changing. The colours look surreal and match the amazing landscape. "

@maantigo 's Top Tips

"Be prepared to be amazed like never before. Weather conditions change rapidly and constantly. Be flexible and grasp every opportunity to go ashore and explore, even if it looks “ugly”. "

Must pack items for Antarctica

"Thermals aside - even if you’re not a photographer - take your smartphone and click away. It’s hard not to get a good shot with all the beauty around you and you’ll be truly glad you did. "

About Our

  • Travel Photographer
  • Countries Visited:

    174 Countries

  • Favourite Destination:

    India

  • Dream Destination:

    Mauritania

  • About them:
  • A visual storyteller and avid explorer. l have travelled to over 170 countries and territories on all 7 continents (and lived in 12) l believe the world is changed by our example and not our opinion.

Queenstown

New Zealand

What do you love most about Queenstown?

"Queenstown is the home of adventure and a gateway to the magnificent Southern Alps. From skiing and hiking to mountain biking and jet-boating, you can always get a thrill!"

What to do for a relaxed day out?

"Queenstown is surrounded by world-class vineyards and you can easily spend a day (or a week!) cruising between the many tasting rooms, wining and dining."

Top luxury experience in Queenstown?

"Book yourself a private, open-air hot tub at Onsen Hot Pools and enjoy a spa and drink whilst looking out over the stunning mountain scenery."

Best adrenaline buzz in Queenstown?

"The iconic AJ Hackett Bungy in Queenstown was the world’s first bungee jump: definitely a must-do for thrill seekers!"

How about the food scene?

"Queenstown has something for all tastes, from quick eats to fine dining. Be sure to try the world-famous Fergburger while you are visiting."

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  • Hospitality & Tourism Specialist
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    26 Countries

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    Spain

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    Croatia

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  • Originally from New Zealand, I am a travel and tourism specialist always looking to explore new places and live new experiences.

Wellington

New Zealand

A 'MUST' whilst you're there?

"Enjoying a drink with friends or family whilst sitting looking out over the harbour."

What do you love most about Wellington?

"Te Aro is an eclectic neighbourhood in the city centre full of craft breweries, restaurants, cafés and unique shops. I love the way there is always something happening there, especially live music!"

What is something unique about Wellington?