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Vegetarian eating highlights – Oct17

by Tara Mathews @ vegeTARAian

Local hot choc, a food festival and a huge veg burger are some of my favourite eats for the month.

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Overland Safari – A Guide’s Story

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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Machu Picchu by train from $2016 with FREE nights accommodation and city tour

by Bryce Read @ The Travel Co

Experience a train ride through the spectacular Sacred Valley of the Incas to the town ...

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South American Explorer – Tucan Travel

by Elora @ Trav Addict

South American Explorer is our tour pick of the day. This adventure tour is by Tucan Travel with a duration of 112 days! Yes, that’s right, almost 4 months of awesomeness. The tour starts from Ecuador, goes through Peru, Bolivia, Patagonia, Chile, Argentina and ends in Brazil. Along the way you’ll see all the biggest […]

Holi – the festival of colours and diwali – the festival of lights

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Colours have always fascinated me, for their ability to make something look so beautiful. Holi on the other hand, may not make everyone or everything look beautiful with its colours, but it is definitely one exciting day filled with love, laughter, happiness and colours. While growing up I always enjoyed playing with colours – mostly […]

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The Alberta Winter Road Trip: Edmonton to Calgary

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

If you know me, you’ll know I love a road trip. I love the feeling of freedom you get, the open road, a good road trip playlist, you can’t beat it. I’ll always try to travel overland on big trips, often travelling in to one airport and out of another, driving the gap in between, […]

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Sailing Halong Bay on a Junk Ship - Girl Tweets World

Sailing Halong Bay on a Junk Ship - Girl Tweets World


Girl Tweets World

Review of sailing Halong Bay Vietnam on a junk ship with Intrepid Travel

Flamingo Dai Lai Resort – The Land of Graceful Mountains and Debonair Water

by Pandora Ecoretreat & Spa @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

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The high-end Flamingo Dai Lai Resort is located in Ngoc Thanh Commune, Phuc Yen Town, Vinh Phuc Province, covering 123 hectares in the middle of the forests between Dai Lai Lake and the surrounding mountains. Flamingo Dai Lai Resort reminds people about the land of “graceful mountains and debonair water” with the fresh weather, majestic […]

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TTC Launches New Travel Portal

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

In an effort to make the lives of travel agents and their clients easier, The Travel Corporation (TTC) has launched My Travel Portal (MTP), a new online initiative aimed at streamlining the process of booking and managing trips.

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Tips for solo women travelers in India

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

“To awaken alone in a strange town is one of the pleasantest sensations in the world.” – Freya Stark. Women from all across the globe today, are taking this big step of traveling solo, and seeing the world. Why do I say ‘big step’? Well, according to my knowledge, solo travellers have a lot more […]

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The Hoi An Full Moon Lantern Festival, Vietnam

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By Parallels & Meridians The Hoi An full moon festival is held in the ancient town of Hoi An in central Vietnam, every fourteenth day of the lunar month, a new year. The activities of the festival mimic the life of the locals who lived four centuries ago. Electric lights and motorized vehicles are shut […]

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The Ultimate Guide on How to Get from Hanoi to Hoi An (& Vice Versa)

by Jolene Ejmont @ Wanderlust Storytellers | Family Travel Blog | Travel with Kids | Travel Tips

Hoi An is a small town in central Vietnam that has been on the UNESCO World Heritage List since 1999. It is known for its rich history, historical heritage, architecture and atmosphere.Well that is all lovely and I bet you already know that Hoi An is worth a visit.  So […]

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Best Hotels & Resorts in Vietnam: Recommended Places to Stay for a Memorable Trip!

by Jolene Ejmont @ Wanderlust Storytellers | Family Travel Blog | Travel with Kids | Travel Tips

Are you scared of getting scammed, when booking your Vietnam Accommodation?   Worried that the place you are booking is not going to live up to your expectations?   Well, WORRY NO MORE!   Today we will share with you a list of the best hotels in Vietnam.  How do we […]

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5 Days Exciting Culinary Tour In Vietnam

by Doan Thao @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

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The North of Vietnam has a lot of famous and must-visit destinations with beautiful landscape and unique culinary culture. This 5 days exciting culinary tour in Vietnam will bring you deep understanding about the Northern Vietnamese cuisine as well as the great tour in Hanoi and Halong Bay – the first natural World Heritage in […]

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Exclusive Perks Available for Apple Vacations in Hawaii

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Apple Vacations introduced its biggest sale of the season, making trips to Hawaii more affordable with exclusive rate reductions, free nights and daily breakfast at participating hotels and resorts.

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Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa – A Touch Of Indochine In Sapa

by Pandora Ecoretreat & Spa @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

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Nestled amongst the mountains of Sapa in Northern Vietnam lies the Victoria Sapa Resort & Spa, modeled after a traditional mountain chalet. The resort’s stone and wood construction blend seamlessly with the surrounding environment, overlooking Indochina’s highest peak, Mount Fansipan. The rooms at Victoria Sapa draw inspiration from the Indochina of old as well as […]

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The Absolute Best Halong Bay Cruise | Top 13 Recommendations

by Andrzej Ejmont @ Wanderlust Storytellers | Family Travel Blog | Travel with Kids | Travel Tips

Are you looking for the best Halong Bay cruise for your next holiday in Vietnam? Join in with thousands of happy travelers on a trip of a life time on the best Halong Bay tour in Vietnam! In order to make your planning that much easier, we have compiled a […]

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11 Must see temples in Angkor

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians The Angkor temples have been a source of inspiration and mystery for wander lusters all over the globe and it won’t be an understatement to say that it definitely lives up to the hype. The Angkor archaeological site consists of over a thousand temples ranging from ordinary edifices covered in rubble […]

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The tea culture of Myanmar

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians When one thinks of Burma, they think of Aung Sann Syu Kyi and don’t usually associate the country with tea. Even though tea time in Myanmar plays a pivotal role in the day – to day activities of the people in the country. Camelia sinensis, the tea plant in common language […]

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Skiing and Snowboarding in Alberta, Canada

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

I first came to Alberta a couple of years ago, in summer, when I compared Jasper and Banff in the Alberta National Park showdown. I’ve wanted to come back in winter ever since, after hearing so many amazing stories. I wasn’t disappointed. First things first, Jasper and Banff National Parks are stunning, winter or summer, […]

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Vietnam in Bildern: Was du auf einer Rundreise durch Vietnam erwarten kannst

by Intrepid Travel @ Intrepid Germany

Von einem berauschenden Marktbesuch in Ho Chi Minh City machst du einen Abstecher ins Mekong Delta zu smaragdgrünen Reisfeldern, dann weiter ins Shoppingparadies nach Hoi An und in die kaiserliche Stätte Hue. Aber auch die Erfahrung einmal mit dem Nachtzug von Hue nach Hanoi zu fahren, darfst du dir natürlich nicht entgehen lassen. Die Reise […]

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Serenity in a Kayak: Our guide to Halong Bay, Vietnam - Intrepid Escape

Serenity in a Kayak: Our guide to Halong Bay, Vietnam - Intrepid Escape


Intrepid Escape

You cannot come to Vietnam without a visit to Halong Bay, and the best way to see it is on a kayak. Add Kayaking in Halong Bay to your Bucket List!

13 must try dishes in Laos

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

If eating is your favorite activity, then Laos is the place you should definitely travel to give your senses a vacation. You know that you’ve met your kind of people when they greet you by asking you if you’ve eaten yet and the people of Laos do just that with their kin khao laeo bor! […]

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Antarctica Shackleton Trip 18 days from $13299 SAVE $6096

by Bryce Read @ The Travel Co

Join this adventure cruise to the southernmost and the most extreme continent on Earth Travel ...

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Can I Wear Capris in Egypt? (Or a Complete Egypt Packing Guide for Women)

by Amanda @ A Dangerous Business Travel Blog

When I was preparing for my tour in Egypt, I had so many questions about what to pack. This was going to be my...

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The fascinating one-leg rowers of Myanmar

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

It is 3 in the afternoon, and my mind starts to wander about ten different things at once. Things like a cat hugging her kitten while sleeping and how my diet coke is not cold enough in spite of being in the refrigerator all night. In the midst of all this wandering, I decide to […]

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Celebrity Announces Alaska and Pacific Tours

by Steve Grasso @ Recommend

Celebrity Cruises has unveiled details of its 2019-20 Alaskan and Pacific Coastal season, with three ships in the region, 13 destinations and a range of 7-night itineraries and in-depth shore excursions.

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Cool Souvenirs and Mementos Worth Collecting On Your Trips

by Norbert @ GloboTreks

Souvenirs and mementos are a great way to remember our trips and experiences abroad. Here are some of the best ones I collect. Do you collect these too?

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Tour of the Week – Italian Lake Discovery

by Elora @ Trav Addict

For this week we have picked a lovely tour in Italy! This italian tour is offered by Peregrine with a duration of 8 days. ? Italian Lakes Discovery travels through iconic towns such as Verona, Milan, Bellagio and Tremezzo. Oh and it’s not just confined to Italy, on day 5 you’ll also get to see […]

Intrepid Travel Vietnam

Intrepid Travel Vietnam


TNH

An international travel company operating in Vietnam since 1992, offering innovative day tours, short breaks and small group adventures. With expert guides and guaranteed daily departures, Intrepid focuses on real life experiences in Hanoi, HCMC, Mekong Delta, Halong Bay, Mai Chau, Sapa and beyond to get you up close to Vietnam's people, cuisine, history and culture.

Contiki - Vietnam Experience

Contiki - Vietnam Experience


Contiki

Ho Chi Minh, Hoi An, Hanoi, Halong Bay - for a geographically compact country, Vietnam sure has some hot spots. The Vietnam Experience is for those who want a bit more time than the average traveller. Picture yourself relishing the rice region of Mekong Delta by taking a traditional boat through floating markets & local fruit farms.

9 Travel Hacks For Women

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians You’ve decided on the location, the dates are fixed and you’re ready to make the arrangements for your next memorable adventure. Since we admire and appreciate the spirit of wanderlust that burns within you, we have compiled a list of the handiest hacks to make the entire process so much easier. […]

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Lauren Visits Vietnam - Intrepid Real Food Adventure - Peregrine Travel Centre

Lauren Visits Vietnam - Intrepid Real Food Adventure - Peregrine Travel Centre


Peregrine Travel Centre

In January 2016 I visited Vietnam on the 12 day Intrepid Real Food Adventure.  The 12 day trip starts in Hanoi and finishes in Ho Chi Minh City. Here are a few of my trip highlights: Halong Bay Halong Bay is just stunning and not one of my photos does it justice. It is really somewhere …

Essential Turkey Travel Advice & Travel Tips that you SHOULD Know!

by Jolene Ejmont @ Wanderlust Storytellers | Family Travel Blog | Travel with Kids | Travel Tips

If you’re planning your next vacation in Turkey, your trip will bring you a delightful merge of European and Middle Eastern Cultures. Turkey is home to some of the most gorgeous landscapes with high mountains, breathtaking power-sand beaches and gorgeous cyan blue seascapes. When visiting Turkey, you’ll realize that your […]

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20 Photos of Wildlife in Costa Rica

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

Costa Rica is easily one of the most wildlife rich places I’ve ever travelled. I’ve never had so many amazing opportunities to take wildlife photos than I did here. I’m not a professional photographer, it’s just a hobby. Not all of these photos are perfect, but I hope you enjoy them. The majority were taken […]

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Top Tips For The Best Family Australian Road Trip

by Jolene Ejmont @ Wanderlust Storytellers | Family Travel Blog | Travel with Kids | Travel Tips

 Have you always dreamt of taking an epic road trip across Australia? There are many memorable and exciting places to see in Australia. It is also a brilliant country to explore for a family vacation.  Get in your vehicle and hit the road, because Australia will gift you with experiences […]

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8 reasons to go on that all girls trip

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Just like the trip Carrie and the gang take on Sex and the City or the one the girl gang takes on Angry Indian Goddesses, we’ve all been inspired to pack our cutest dresses and our sexiest bikinis and head off on a girls only getaway vacation, but never got around to do it. A […]

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The USS Intrepid: Vietnam History in NYC | Blog | THIRTEEN - New York Public Media

The USS Intrepid: Vietnam History in NYC | Blog | THIRTEEN - New York Public Media


THIRTEEN - New York Public Media

Aboard the Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, we learn about the aircraft carrier's involvement in the Vietnam War.

Tour Culture

by Elora @ Trav Addict

When you book a tour with any of our vendors you are sure to be traveling with other people from all over the world. The carefully selected tour companies featured with TravAddict promote competitive prices, flexibility and tour features designed for adventure travelers on a budget. TOP TEN REASONS TO BOOK A BUDGET TOUR: 1. […]

No Excuses: 3 tips for keeping fit when travelling

by Lizzie Earl @ Intrepid Escape

Being the lucky little wanderer I am, last year I found myself on no less than 15 getaways, for both work and pleasure. From the tropics of Bali, to the gritty streets of Shenzhen, the artsy cafes of Hanoi to the summery (yes, actually) London town – it was a jam-packed year of packing, travelling […]

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GROUP TRAVEL | 10 things To Expect From An Intrepid Travel Tour

GROUP TRAVEL | 10 things To Expect From An Intrepid Travel Tour


The Cutlery Chronicles

Organised group travel: my first time on a travel tour I’ve never been on an organised travel tour abroad before. Well ok, I have. But they’ve always been designed for “media” – journalists, bloggers, writers etc.

10 reasons to love Myanmar

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Myanmar also known as the ‘Golden land’, was off-limits to many wanderlust travellers, until recently. After five decades of military rule and a consequent democratic reform, Asia’s formerly Junta-controlled land has opened its shores to nirvana seekers and has become a favorite holiday destination in Asia. This ancient land has visitors […]

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Caribbean Resorts Roll Out New Wellness Programs

by Ed Wetschler @ Recommend

The Caribbean Tourism Organization has declared 2018 The Year of Wellness and Rejuvenation. Here are some of the new packages, facilities, and programs at Caribbean resorts that will help travelers end their vacations in better shape than they were in when they started them. 

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Emeralda Ninh Binh Resort & Spa – Offers A true Taste of Tonkin Village in Vietnam’s Ancient Capital

by Pandora Ecoretreat & Spa @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

EcoRetreat.Asia | Book Eco Tours and Retreat Bookings

Ninh Binh – Vietnam’s ancient royal capital, with most of its buildings credited to King Le Dai Hanh of the tenth-century dynasty – is now home to Emeralda Ninh Binh Resort & Spa Emeralda Ninh Binh Resort & Spa sits on the edge of the Van Long Nature Reserve – a primeval tropical forest. Styled with […]

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4 Unique Bike Tours Around The World

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

From exploring Samurai roads in Japan to visiting famous film locations across Europe, the destinations on these bike tours are sure to keep your clients active and immersed in local culture.

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Sailing Trips with Intrepid Travel

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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Valentina’s Delhi connection

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Hello! I am Valentina from Italy. I’m 23 and come from Verona. I graduated in Oriental Languages at Ca ‘Foscari University in Venice. My field of study is the Indian subcontinent. I have studied Hindi language and in general Indian culture. This “strange” choice is due to the passion I have taken from my family. […]

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KATS Program: Beyond the Wilderness

by Paloma Villaverde de Rico @ Recommend

The Beyond the Wilderness Elective Module heads to Kenya’s coast, where activities such as surfing, scuba diving and skydiving abound. It’s also the place to discover unique historical sites, and sit down for a culinary feast.  

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Karen Smith Joins Worth International Media Group’s Exclusive Brands, Recommend and Prevue

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

Miami Lakes, FL (January 8, 2018) – Worth International Media Group, the brand that sets the standard in creating stylish, engaging and content-rich media solutions for the global travel, meetings and tourism industry, is pleased to announce the addition of Karen Smith, Regional Sales Director for Arizona, Nevada and Utah for Prevue and Arizona, Nevada, […]

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Has Anyone Been On An Intrepid Travel Tour? | Thailand travel forum

Has Anyone Been On An Intrepid Travel Tour? | Thailand travel forum


Travelfish

Hey there, I am 25y/o female from UK flying to Bangkok in April for 2 months. I am trying to decide ... : Travelfish Thailand travel forum

Pondicherry By Cycle

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Akash G. Looking for your next cycle trip in South India? Then the experiencing cycle tour of Pondicherry is must for you.  It was a little past 7 in the morning, the early risers were out on the streets for their morning walks and the vegetable vendors had already laid down their fresh vegetables out on display. There was […]

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Bhutan: The Festive for Nomads

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

A Glimpse into the Nomadic Lifestyle Many of us today have adopted a nomadic lifestyle; globe trotters, citizens of the world, nomads and travelers are some titles we have claimed for ourselves. We move from one place to another feeding our cravings for something new and unexplored— our uncharted territories. Nomads, by definition, are a […]

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Broome to Perth overland tour

by Tara Mathews @ vegeTARAian

I spent 10 days exploring Western Australia on a group tour with Intrepid Travel.

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Seven things to do in Delhi after 6 pm

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

I came to Delhi in the year 2009, and fell in love with the city’s energy. Everyone I met, or crossed paths with, at some point in the city, always seemed high on life. This puzzled me at first, but then I learnt, there is so much to see and do here, it is inevitable […]

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Friends Of The Road

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

As a traveler, I have spent a lot of time on the road. I have moved from one car to another; one bus to another; one mode of transportation to another with friends, family or simply on my own; nevertheless, even when I was traveling alone, was I ever truly on my own? The plane landed […]

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Heading back to school, as you travel

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

A friend of mine is certified to teach English as a foreign language and could teach anywhere while he traveled. I accompanied him on one such stint in the beautiful village of Kavre, 35 kms off Kathmandu. For a total of almost thirty days at Malpi International School, at the highest point of the Panauti […]

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5 Romantic destinations in India

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By : Parallels & Meridians India is a country with rich cultural diversity, and great history, as well as many romantic and beautiful places to visit. If you are looking for delightful places; want to explore; want to get a glimpse of how kings and queens lived; want to get connected with nature and feel […]

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Culinary Tour Experience and Cooking Class in Vietnam 10 Days

by Tran Thanh Nga @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

EcoRetreat.Asia | Book Eco Tours and Retreat Bookings

If you are seeking a country where you can not only enjoy the fabulous natural scenery, beautiful beaches, and grandiose mountains but also taste a variety of unique delicious local food, welcome to Vietnam. The country has a diverse culture which comprised of 54 ethnicities and divided into three geographic areas with different cultures and […]

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8 Highlights in Rajasthan die du nicht verpassen solltest

by Annika Ziehen @ Intrepid Germany

Indien ist ein unglaublich vielseitiges und beeindruckendes Land. Traumhafte Sandstrände im Süden und verträumte Bergdörfer im Norden, lebhafte Dschungel und einsame Wüsten, Chaos und Stille –ein Land der vielfältigen Kontraste, in dem jeder Reisende irgendwo auf seine Kosten. Doch keiner der 29 indischen Staaten verkörpert das klassische Bild von Indien so wie Rajasthan. Der Bundesstaat […]

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8-Day Sicily FAM Trip

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Tours Specialists Inc. is offering travel agents the opportunity to get up-close and personal with Sicilian history, culture and food on an 8-day FAM trip through the island. 

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How Cuba’s New Regulations Affect Agents + Cuba FAM

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

The U.S. State Department announced the specific restrictions Americans will now face when traveling to Cuba, but they are not as prohibitive as tour operators and cruise lines once feared.

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What to See in Vietnam in 2 Weeks | Indiana Jo

What to See in Vietnam in 2 Weeks | Indiana Jo


Indiana Jo

Vietnam is a popular holiday place. Having visited twice, here's what to see in Vietnam in 2 weeks-with suggested itineraries. Got longer?Combine the routes

Pilanesburg National Park & Game Reserve, South Africa

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

Recently I visited South Africa for the first time; this amazing trip was centred around Johannesburg. It was a jam packed itinerary, which saw me discover Soweto, take a tour of the city, Bungee from the Orlando Towers, and then spend a couple of unforgettable days in Pilanesburg National Park. Pilanesburg National Park and Game […]

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Top 5 places to visit in Europe this August

by Elora @ Trav Addict

August is the peak tourist season for most European countries, so expect the main attractions like the Eiffel Tower, Versailles, Colosseum etc to be extremely packed. The temperature in southern Europe is soaring, many places, such as Malta, having days with a temperature of 110 degrees Fahrenheit (43 Celsius). Another thing to bear in mind […]

Street jobs in India: The Wallahs

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels & Meridians A Glimpse on the street jobs of India Touchdown. India, a land where tradition meets modernity in the most intricate and beautiful way one can imagine. The land where streets are bursting in colors and bustling, crowded with both grumpy and friendly faces. Somewhere down the road you see him, the […]

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Food tours in Thailand, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Japan, Cambodia and Italy - The Travel Co

Food tours in Thailand, Sri Lanka, Vietnam, Japan, Cambodia and Italy - The Travel Co


The Travel Co

Eat, Stay and Live local – travel made easy These tours are just the right ... Read More

9 Days Vietnam Cooking & Food Holiday

by Tran Thanh Nga @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

EcoRetreat.Asia | Book Eco Tours and Retreat Bookings

Along with exploring new cultures, one of the great joys of travel is the discovery of new cuisines. Those unfamiliar with Vietnamese food are in for a treat, as the national cuisine is flavorful, colorful, and extremely healthy. You will explore picturesque areas of the country from the Surprise Cave to Mekong Delta, and immerse […]

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Why P&M travel experts are the best?

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

You can book the trip yourself – but why would you want to? Our travel designers elevate every trip. They know how to get the best value for your time and money, and, thanks to their connections, they can VIP you at hotels, on cruise lines, on tours, and much more. With a portfolio of […]

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EVERGREEN CRUISES & TOURS EUROPE 2018-2019 PREVIEW (BROCHURE)

by TIN @ Travel Industry Network

Access the flip brochure here: Evergreen Cruises & Tours Europe 2018-2019 Preview Download the pdf brochure here: Evergreen Cruises & Tours Europe 2018-2019 Preview Evergreen Tours Phone: 1300 383 747 www.evergreentours.com.au INCLUDES: Austria, Belgium, Czech Republic, France, Germany, Gibraltar, Hungary, Monaco, Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Russia, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland, United Kingdom Evergreen Cruises & Tours Europe […]

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Collette to Host Webinar on Commission Rebating

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

For years Collette has protected travel professionals and their commissions through its no discounting strategy. Now the tour operator is hosting a webinar designed to help agents overcome the issue of commission rebating.

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What happens in a big fat Indian wedding?

by Aishwarya S @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Ever been curious about what it is like to be a part of a big fat Indian wedding? I am sure yes in some way or the other. Let me make an effort to take you there with this article. A big fat Indian wedding is all about merrymaking and is celebrated with much fervour […]

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Sri Lanka’s Must see: Colombo – Calm and Scintillating

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Calm and Scintillating Colombo; A visit to Srilanka My country and land like no other, just like my mother, I wouldn’t want another. So special to me in different but in every way. I shall bring forth dignity not tomorrow but everyday. That’s what the capital city Colombo means to Sri-lanka. The city breathes life […]

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Hidden Hanoi: How to get the most out of Vietnam’s capital

by Una-Minh @ Before My Mam Dies

While there’s plenty to see in Hanoi, for people like us who have visited all the major tourist attractions, we’re always on the lookout for something different. Too many times have we read guides who claim that seeing the Temple of Literature, the Water Puppet Show and the Ho Chi Minh Mausoleum are “hidden gems” […]

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4 Wellness Retreats to Nourish The Mind, Body and Soul

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Whether your clients are approaching 2018 with a "new year, new me" attitude or are simply in need of a break, these wellness-focused tours and retreats will do just the trick.

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And the Kenya Authorized Travel Specialist FAM Winners Are…

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

After sifting through hundreds of applications, the Kenya Tourism Board has chosen the winners of a free FAM trip to Kenya scheduled for Feb. 24 through March 4, 2018.

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The Orlando Towers Bungee, Johannesburg

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

I wasn’t scared at first. Not during the build up, the shaky lift up the tower, or whilst waiting for my turn at the top. And then as I shuffled towards the edge, GoPro in one hand and Snapchat on the other. I was terrified. I had to override every part of my brain that […]

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Nature Meets Comfort with Costa Rica Glamping Itinerary

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

For clients who want the connection to nature brought by camping while in Costa Rica, but also with the usual comforts and luxuries of a regular hotel stay, Austin Adventures’ new tour blends the best of both worlds. The 8-day Costa Rica: Chiquita Glamping & Pacuare River Raft itinerary takes guests to national parks, wildlife refuges, and remote islands, […]

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UNESCO World Heritage Site Hopping in Sri Lanka

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By : Parallels & Meridians Sri Lanka is considered to be the Pearl of the Indian Ocean. It is one of the world’s most exotic, diverse and beautiful tourist destinations. Here you will find beautiful rainforests, dazzling gems, beaches covered with palm trees, cloudy mountains, and other amazing things! We’re listing eight breathatking sites to […]

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Giving back: six charities we supported in Vietnam this year

by Una-Minh @ Before My Mam Dies

“Pray for the dead. And fight like hell for the living!” – Mother Jones We’ve been back from Vietnam since the end of October and while we’re both settling into our normal lives at home, I’ve held off updating the blog a bit. Why? Well, we did so much over the course of the visit […]

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The Top 10 Secrets of the USS Intrepid Museum in NYC

The Top 10 Secrets of the USS Intrepid Museum in NYC


Untapped Cities

In honor of the USS Intrepid’s 34th year as a NYC waterfront destination, here are 10 secrets of the famous American aircraft carrier located in Manhattan.

A&K’s New Itineraries Come with Belugas, Breweries & Chocolate

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Unique and immersive experiences are at the forefront of Abercrombie & Kent's recently redesigned Connections Boutique Group Journeys, and now the tour operator has added three new itineraries to the collection: Churchill: Belugas & Bears, Poland to Prague, and Switzerland & the Italian Lakes. 

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Anzac Bonzer by On The Go Tours

by Elora @ Trav Addict

This week’s tour pick is from On The Go Tours! Anzac Bonzer is a 11 day tour that is more for travellers who are interested in history, especially WWI. As the name suggests, the main emphasis of this tour is on commemorating the ANZAC’s (Australian and New Zealand Army Corps). This historical tour starts and […]

Get VIP Access to the 2018 Tour de France

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

For the most dedicated cycling fans who would join the Tour de France if they only had the skills, Sports Tours International is offering a VIP viewing tour and package that may be the next best thing. 

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Anyone Toured with Tom Gallegos?

by TDudette @ Fodor's Forum

In planning a Santa Fe NM trip in April 2018, I have reserved an Abiquiu tour with Mr. Gallegos. Have read a bit about him online but am wondering if...

Explore Colombia FAM Trip

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

Explore three of Colombia's most popular cities on a spring 2018 FAM trip co-sponsored by Pacific Holidays and Avianca Airline.

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Travel for Good with Intrepid Travel on Real Food Vietnam - Travelweek

Travel for Good with Intrepid Travel on Real Food Vietnam - Travelweek


Travelweek

Chop, slice and eat your way through Vietnam, experiencing one of the freshest and most fragrant cuisines on the planet.

What are the Galapagos Islands really like?

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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India’s must see: Udaipur

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Udaipur, Rajasthan Thus mellowed to that tender light which heaven to gaudy day denies. Udaipur, certainly there is not a corner of this place that does not bear the impress of the most romantic city in India. Each building resonates this emotion. Royal attractions, ancient architecture, magnificent palaces, the art and buzz of the old […]

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8 Croatian Islands so beautiful that everyone should visit

by Adriana @ Peregrine Travel Centre

Original blog post featured on The Journal by Intrepid Travel. You haven’t seen beautiful water until you’ve seen Croatian water. It’s a clear, deep blue that’s so picturesque it’s hard to put into words, and it’s just one of many reasons we can’t get enough of the country’s Adriatic coastline. This magnificent region is home […]

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Conversations with Rob and Nat of Love & Road

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Traveling is truly an incredible experience in itself; it is even better when you get to share the journey with your favorite person. The pair behind Love and Road— Rob and Nat, does this exactly. They have traveled to over 41 countries and counting, embracing fully a nomadic lifestyle. They recently spoke to us about […]

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Southampton to Amsterdam with KLM

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

It now couldn’t be easier to get to Amsterdam from Hampshire. Southampton Airport is one of the emerging, up and coming airports on the South Coast, and my local one. I used to live less than 2 miles from it. It’s easy to underestimate the difference it makes to your journey when you fly in […]

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Travel in the times of demonetization

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Travel plans are always overwhelming. I jump with joy every time and the excitement persists throughout. I think making a travel plan while travelling is the best way to keep the excitement alive. Early November, was all about my childhood friend’s wedding and travelling all the way from Goa to Dimapur in Nagaland; it was […]

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How to Visit the Omo Valley Tribes in Ethiopia on a Budget

by Norbert @ GloboTreks

Visiting the Omo Valley tribes in Ethiopia can be a bit challenging, but here I share everything I know to make the trip not only more affordable but easier to plan.

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Silversea Appeals to Foodies With Culinary- and Wine-Themed Voyages

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

For clients who believe the cuisine of a destination is just as important as its landmarks and monuments, Silversea is launching a series of culinary and wine-themed sailings—Enriched Voyages—in 2018 and 2019.

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Run of the Month: Kungsholmen, Stockholm

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

Whenever I find myself in a new place, where possible I will always try to run and explore it. There’s no better way to get your bearings, and get a feel for a city or place you’re in. I was in Stockholm for TBEX, a conference for Travel Bloggers, and stayed in a hostel near […]

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My Vietnam Intrepid Food Aventure | Nadia Lim

My Vietnam Intrepid Food Aventure | Nadia Lim


Nadia Lim

Vietnam had been at the top of my list of places to visit for a while, and a few summers ago I finally made it there! Read about my foodie journey!

Switzerland-Germany-Amsterdam-paris 14 day itinerary planning

by bubbybains @ Fodor's Forum

hello there i am planning a trip with my wife to europe in October 2018. we are young couple and like to view the natural beauty, mountains and...

6 Days Vietnam Culinary Vacations Hanoi – Ha Long Bay – Sapa

by Tran Thanh Nga @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

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Have an unforgettable vacation in one of Asia’s most beautiful countries: Vietnam! During this holiday, you will have the chance to explore historical cities, such as Hanoi and Sapa. You will also cruise in Ha Long Bay, one of UNESCO’s World Heritage Sites and one of the country’s main attractions. Marvel at the stunning views, […]

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California Calling: LA to San Francisco with Trek America

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

Five years ago, I took off with a round the world ticket, it finished in the USA. It was the best thing I ever did in my life, and shaped my future in travel. But there’s always been one part of that itinerary missing, a part I had to skip. I found out the hard […]

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Rated and Reviewed: The Tour Groups We Used in Vietnam 2016 - Before My Mam Dies

Rated and Reviewed: The Tour Groups We Used in Vietnam 2016 - Before My Mam Dies


Before My Mam Dies

From confirming flights and hotels to paying off tour groups and liaising with airport pickups, a lot went into our three week holiday.

8 Events of 2017 That Will Impact Future Caribbean Travel

by Ed Wetschler @ Recommend

“The Caribbean had been performing at a healthy growth rate of 5.2 percent between January and June,” said CTO (Caribbean Tourism Organization) chair Joy Jibrilu at the State of the Tourism Industry Conference in October, and growth continued to soar this summer until September, when two Category 5 hurricanes crashed the party. Let’s see how this and other events of 2017 will affect the islands—and you—in 2018.

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Countdown to Vietnam: 15 days to go!

by Una-Minh @ Before My Mam Dies

Holy banana boats, the deadline is looming. This year I bought airline tickets for myself and Mom to go to Vietnam. This will be her fifth and my fourth time back and we’ve been slowly planning our trip for the past few months. You can read about last year’s trip here. Admittedly we’ve both been […]

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Conversation with Michael Marquand

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Your body of work focuses on travel, people, interiors culture and food. Why these characterizations? People and Travel came almost automatically as I always had an interest in shooting those subjects from when I first started learning photography. Interiors came about when I started shooting travel features and sometimes had to include certain hotels and […]

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How to Get Lost

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels & Meridians Yesterday, we were in Greece overlooking a sea so mesmerizing blue, in fact, it was almost enchanting. A couple of minutes later, we were hiking through the mountains of the grand Yosemite National Park only to find ourselves staring at the Great Walls of China! Please allow us to tell you, […]

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Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers

Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers


Elite Travel CT

Sometimes we've got the urge for adventure, but no-one to do it with.The nice thing is traveling solo doesn't mean you have to travel alone. More than half of our travelers go solo because we make it easy. The logistics are taken care of, it's convenie

Hyatt Regency Da Nang Resort & Spa – A Memorable Luxury Beach Resort In Da Nang

by Pandora Ecoretreat & Spa @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

EcoRetreat.Asia | Book Eco Tours and Retreat Bookings

Hotel in Danang with Easy Access to Hoi An Conveniently located just 15 minutes from Danang International Airport, 30 minutes from Hoi An and two hours from Hue, Hyatt Regency Danang Resort & Spa is the perfect gateway to all the offerings of Vietnam’s central coast. Our luxurious resort hideaway offers a variety of rooms, […]

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Anyone Toured with Tom Gallegos?

by TDudette @ Fodor's Forum

In planning a Santa Fe NM trip in April 2018, I have reserved an Abiquiu tour with Mr. Gallegos. Have read a bit about him online but am wondering if...

Road trip to the European Bike Week, Faaker See

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

When I was first made aware of Jeep’s ‘Off The Map’ campaign, I couldn’t think of anything more inline with Intrepid Escape. Spontaneous adventure, breaking away from the norm, escaping routine. So I couldn’t have been more thrilled to be invited to join them on a road trip from Venice Italy, to Faaker See in […]

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Tokyo Weekender: Tips for exploring Tokyo, Japan

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

It was my first time in Japan, so I was a complete Tokyo novice! So I basically wanted this article to help out someone like me, visiting for the first time. It’s by no means a comprehensive guide, so I’ve started off with a few of the general things to do, including Parks & Gardens, […]

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Conversations with Jane and Duncan Dempster-Smith

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Jane and Duncan are the inspiring couple behind To Travel Too, they are travelers — first and foremost — using their blog as a means to inspire and guide other travelers. We recently caught up with them, and in an exclusive interview, they talked to us about their style of travel and gave out some […]

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9 alternative travel spots for 2018

by Adriana @ Peregrine Travel Centre

Original blog post featured on The Journal by Intrepid Travel Here at Intrepid we’re all about tackling the negative impact of over-tourism. And for us, the most exciting way to do this is by exposing you to those lesser-known destinations. Just because you haven’t heard of somewhere isn’t a reason not to go there, and […]

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Conversations with Eric Stoen of Travel Babbo

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Early morning flights, long drives and crazy tantrums — we get it. Traveling with kids can be quite a challenge, but it doesn’t always have to be. We recently caught up with Eric Stoen of Travel Babbo and he tells us about the different challenges and all the perks of traveling as a family. Can […]

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How to kill a view

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

We revel in the beauty of the world around us; we make flimsy attempts to capture a scene, a view, not only because of the view itself but for the intensity of that moment as well. Iconic destinations, mountains, rivers, valleys, and the sea— the world around us simply gives out an energy so enthralling […]

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The Elusive Blue Poppies of Bhutan

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

The National Flower of Bhutan On the rocky terrains of Bhutan, around 3,500 – 4,500 meters above ground, beyond the tree lines, grows the Himalayan Blue Poppies. These flowers also called Euitphel Metog Hoem by the locals are especially elusive, too rare, that it was considered a myth before being discovered by the British explorer, […]

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Discounts on Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum | Free Tours by Foot

Discounts on Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum | Free Tours by Foot


Free Tours by Foot

Learn about the various discounts on Intrepid Sea, Air and Space Museum that you can find before you pay full price.

Let’s Celebrate Diwali in Jaipur

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

For starters, what is Diwali? Lights, diyas, candles, decorations, bustling markets, traditional clothes, gifts and mithais. Diwali in India is absolute madness. It is not only an important festival for Hindus but also very popular amongst Indians. Also called the ‘Festival of Lights’, Diwali extends over a period of 5 days. Celebrations include millions of […]

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British Royale Tour Showcases UK History and Culture

by Steve Grasso @ Recommend

Luxury Gold has announced the British Royale journey, a 9-day escorted tour of iconic sites and historic landmarks in the UK.

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Travel Impressions Teams Up With Back-Roads Touring Co.

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

Travel Impressions is teaming up with Back-Roads Touring Co. to offer 14 new experiential itineraries throughout the UK and Europe. 

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INDIA TOURS & TRAVEL SPECIALISTS INDIA 2018 (BROCHURE)

by TIN @ Travel Industry Network

Access the flip brochure here: India Tours & Travel Specialists India 2018 Download the pdf brochure here: India Tours & Travel Specialists India 2018 India Tours & Travel Specialists Phone: (613) 9576 1980 www.indiatravel.net.au INCLUDES: Bhutan, India, Maldives, Nepal, Sri Lanka India Tours & Travel Specialists India 2018 India is a land of colourful contrasts, and […]

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Conversations with Natalie Soysa

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Travel is not only about the place, however, about sensing people, their culture heritage and experiences. Natalie Soysa, a writer, photographer and a consultant based in Colombo, inspires us to travel in every possible way. She grasps every opportunity that she gets to explore new destinations. We recently caught up with her and conversed about […]

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Cox & Kings Expands Travel Agent Support

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

In an effort to bolster relationships within the travel agencies and luxury travel advisors, tour operator Cox & Kings has expanded its U.S. sales team.

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Cox & Kings Adds New Tours For 2018

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

In an effort to provide what the company calls deeper and more culturally engaging experiences, Cox & Kings is welcoming 2018 with five new itineraries on five different continents. 

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4 beaches you need to see in Myanmar

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Myanmar is an unexplored territory with a thousand kilometers of pristine shore lined with beautiful beaches which has in the recent past opened its gate to the world. So when we talk about beautiful beaches in Asia we hardly think about Myanmar being a contender. But beautiful things are always hard […]

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Mama Holiday: Intrepid Good Morning Vietnam tour

Mama Holiday: Intrepid Good Morning Vietnam tour


Traveller

We've all seen them. Like locusts on a crop, they descend on tourist attractions, chattering and snapping.

Sri Lanka’s must see: Kandy

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

A sacred Buddhist city, cultural capital of the country and the last royal city of Sri Lanka are just some of its many virtues. A mesmerising tea estate and the lake at the hub add to the charisma of the city. The ancestry of this city traces back  to 1357 CE when Vikramabahu III established […]

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Updates on Caribbean Destinations Hit by Hurricanes

by Ed Wetschler @ Recommend

Representatives of six island destinations affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria attended last week's Climate-Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum and participated in a Tourism Recovery Roundup.

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SENS ASIA TRAVEL SEE ALL EAT WELL SERIES 2018 (BROCHURE)

by admin @ Travel Industry Network

Access the flip brochure here: Sens Asia Travel See All Eat Well 2018 Download the pdf brochure here: Sens Asia Travel See All Eat Well 2018 Sens Asia Travel Phone: +8424 3266 9222 www.sensasia.com INCLUDES: Cambodia, Laos, Thailand, Vietnam Sens Asia Travel See All Eat Well 2018 Sens Asia are here to ensure 3 things: […]

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Cuba on a Shoestring – ein Reisebericht

by Kai Wieland @ Intrepid Germany

Drei Australier, ein Neuseeländer, zwei Irinnen, eine Polin, zwei Engländerinnen, zwei Deutsche, ein Samoaner, zwei Portugiesen, eine Italienerin, eine Ungarin und zwei Kubaner sitzen in einem Bus. Was sich wie der Beginn eines schlechten und verwirrend langen Witzes anhört, entwickelte sich schon nach kürzester Zeit zu einer der schönsten Reiseerfahrungen meines Lebens. In dieser illustren […]

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Spain FAM Trips Scheduled for 2018

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

With weekly departures scheduled throughout all of 2018, Tours Specialists is giving travel agents ample opportunity to discover Spain on one of its many FAM trips. 

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Peru in Bildern: Was du auf einer Rundreise durch Peru erwarten kannst

by Intrepid Travel @ Intrepid Germany

„Peru, das ist doch das Land mit den vielen Lamas und Machu Picchu, oder?“ werden wir häufig gefragt und unsere Antwort ist immer die gleiche. Jein. Ja, weil die Inkastätte Machu Picchu (ganz nebenbei eines der sieben Weltwunder der Moderne) in den Anden darauf wartet, bei Sonnenaufgang entdeckt zu werden und man auf dem Weg […]

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Rail trip Canada Niagara Falls to Toronto – from $2899

by Bryce Read @ The Travel Co

Explore Toronto before an excursion to spectacular Niagara Falls and the quaint settlement of Niagara-on-the-Lake ...

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How to Meal Plan: 12 Tips for Sticking With It

How to Meal Plan: 12 Tips for Sticking With It

by poweredbytofu @ Powered by Tofu

I am all about meal planning. Creating a weekly meal plan saves money, is generally healthier – you’re eating more real food – and it can also cut down on food waste. Win-win. Sticking to a Weekly Meal Plan Tips Table of Contents: 1. Make it a habit 2. Plan for nights out 3. List breakfast options 4. [...]

Things to do in Siem Reap besides temples

by Backstreet Editorial Team @ Backstreet Academy

Templed out? We totally get you! There are tons of templed out tourists in Siem Reap and sometimes you just need a little something without...Read More

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India’s must see: Jaipur- A perfect getaway for Travelers

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Brilliant reds, vibrant saffron, ochres meeting bright pink and deep blues come together in harmony in the beautiful garden called ‘THE PINK CITY’. Chaotically beautiful and endlessly fascinating. That’s Japur. AND, WHAT ELSE? Here, you are sure to be amazed beyond imagination. Embellished with splendid palaces of a bygone era, this desert city of India […]

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Conversations with David LeFranc

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

David Lefranc, journalist, and photographer, has traveled the world and made his passion his profession. Constantly looking for highlights, he offers us the opportunity to see the world through his photographs. In an exclusive interview with Parallels and Meridians, he talks about his fascination for India, his experiences as a photojournalist, and concepts that inspire […]

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Experience Canal Du Midi

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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Cruising FAM in Croatia

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Agents looking to sail the high seas while exploring Croatia can join Tours Specialists Inc. for one of the company's 8-day FAM trips scheduled for several departure dates throughout 2018.

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Explore Central Europe on a FAM

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Foreign Independent Tours is inviting travel agents to explore Central Europe on an escorted FAM trip through Prague, Vienna and Budapest.

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Bhutan: The Happiest Country in Asia?

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

The Gross National Happiness The last Shangri La, as some have called her, Bhutan, is encompassed with numerous myths such as the flying tiger and lakeside mermaids. She lures seekers with her captivating beauty, mystical monasteries and the endearing nature of her people. One of the mysteries the curious mind strives to solve is the […]

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Happy Travel: The mind body connection

by Samantha Alice @ Intrepid Escape

We all want to be fit to travel for as long as possible right? To rock that beach bod, and also to feel physically fit & to be thinking fit, these are the big players in the longevity of your travel-span. The connection between physical & mental health is a bond like no other. What […]

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10 Indian music festivals you shouldn’t miss

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

For any music aficionados whose dream is to groove to their favorite artists in some of the most beautiful places in India, here is the opportunity to be a part of the best music festivals from across the country; trust me when I say going will invigorate you beyond measure! Recent years have seen a […]

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Vegetarian eating highlights – Jul17

by Tara Mathews @ vegeTARAian

An indulgent toastie, Vietnamese bowls and veg eggs are some of my favourite veg eats for July.

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Vegetarian eating highlights – May17

by Tara Mathews @ vegeTARAian

May was all about modern Indian, veg comfort food, fantastic Asian and vegan cakes.

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The Top 5 Vietnam Tours - Backstreet Academy

The Top 5 Vietnam Tours - Backstreet Academy


Backstreet Academy

With options for Vietnam tours in abundance, we've made it easy for travellers by selecting the top 5 Vietnam tours and the tour operators who run them.

Nepal’s Lesser Known Gems

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

It’s no secret that Nepal is the gateway to the Himalayas – hundreds of thousands of travellers come to the Asian country every year, some to challenge the mythical Everest, others just to look at its mesmerising height and sight from above or the surrounding Kathmandu Valley. Although best known as the hub of Himalayan […]

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Swimming with Turtles in Barbados

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

Recently I was invited to the island of Barbados, to celebrate their 50 years of independence. I haven’t been since I was 17; let’s just say that’s a while ago and leave it at that! The purpose of the visit was to experience Barbados, write about it, and show you just what it has to […]

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Bhutan: Mebar Tsho, the Burning Lake

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians “If I am a demon, I shall die! If I am not, and I am the true spiritual son of Guru Rinpoche, this lamp will continue to burn and I will recover hidden treasures!” Cried Pema Lingpa, holding a burning lamp before he leaped into a pool of icy water travelling […]

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Cuban Revolution: 11 things I learned while cycling through Cuba

by Adriana @ Peregrine Travel Centre

Original blog post featured on The Journal by Intrepid Travel, by Frank Cheshire. If you think the best way to see Cuba is from the backseat of ’52 Chevy, you could be right. But an even better way to experience the Caribbean island is from the saddle of your trusty bike; wind in your (helmet-covered) […]

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Vietnam Family Holiday 21 days from $2766

by Bryce Read @ The Travel Co

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Rated and Reviewed: Where we stayed in Vietnam 2017

by Una-Minh @ Before My Mam Dies

I know, I know, it’s already 2018 and I’m only getting around to writing this now. But hey, better late than never eh? Last October we spent an amazing month in Vietnam and travelled from north to south, staying in some fabulous places. Like our 2016 trip, this piece is the lowdown on where we […]

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Conversations with Drew Hopper

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Tell us about how you got into photography. Well, my photography journey began at the age of 18 after receiving my first DSLR camera for my birthday. I had no idea that it was possible to make a career out of photography; I was just intrigued to document the places I adventured around my hometown […]

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Travel for cheap: Where to spend your pounds this summer

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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5 festive day tours to add to your Christmas wishlist

by Adriana @ Peregrine Travel Centre

If you’re heading off for a delightful Christmas in the Northern Hemisphere, in search of a magical White Christmas, then you’ll want to make sure you make the most of this incredible time of year. Yes, it may be freezing cold, but we can assure you there’s nothing more beautiful than visiting destinations in Europe […]

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Magisches Marokko: Die schönsten Orte im Land aus 1.001 Nacht

by Denise Yahrling @ Intrepid Germany

Marokko ist ein faszinierendes, lebhaftes, buntes Land voller Magie und Herzlichkeit und eines, das mich zutiefst begeistert, berührt und manchmal auch nachdenklich gestimmt hat. Nach Marokko zu reisen ist ein wenig so, als würde man eine Zeitreise unternehmen in eine völlig andere Welt- eine Welt voller Zauber, Sagen und Mythen. Anfang dieses Jahres habe ich […]

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Hong Kong Dazzles With Light and Special Effect Shows

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

The Hong Kong Tourism Board ushered in the holiday season with the unveiling of new enhancements to A Symphony of Lights show and the winter version of the Hong Kong Pulse Light Show. 

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First time to Amritsar

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Peaceful, tranquil, serene, crowded, beautiful and endlessly mesmerising! Throughout history, art world giants and enigmatic personalities have been raving about this gold building this way but for me it was way beyond everything! As soon as I stepped my foot down the stair from where I could unambiguously see the gold building, silence eloped me, […]

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Wissenswertes Kuba: 5 Dinge, die du vor deiner Reise wissen solltest

by Kai Wieland @ Intrepid Germany

Du wolltest schon immer mal nach Kuba, fühlst dich aber noch etwas unsicher und weisst nicht genau worauf du achten musst? Dann habe ich hier 5 Dinge, die du unbedingt wissen solltest, bevor du dich auf den Weg nach Kuba machst: Fleischlastige Küche Die kubanische Küche steht im zweifelhaften Ruf, etwas einseitig und langweilig zu […]

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Best Time to Visit Goa, India: Best Season & Month

by Jolene Ejmont @ Wanderlust Storytellers | Family Travel Blog | Travel with Kids | Travel Tips

Goa is a magical place to visit. Many tourists describe the weather as being perfect- not too hot or cold … if you go there at the right time of year that is. The best season to visit Goa in India is during the winter; whilst the best month to […]

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10 tips for a successful and fun vacation with your dog

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Someone once said, “The journey of life is sweeter when traveled with a dog”. How many of us can relate to this? Methinks – majority of us! As a child I never owned a dog, so I couldn’t comprehend what it felt like to have one as a companion. Here I am today, 28 years […]

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New Private Chef’s Table Experience Offered in San Miguel de Allende

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Your diehard foodie clients heading to Mexico will delight in the opportunity to enjoy a private feast at San Miguel de Allende's new and unique brasserie: Bovine. 

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Travel is in my DNA

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Hello! How do I begin? Travel is in my blood (not saying for the heck of it, it actually is). It’s just the idea of visiting a new place that makes me want to jump out of my bed and go away. The reason for this: probably the kind of person I am, the circumstances, […]

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AmaWaterways to Host Culinary Cruise With Master Chef Joanne Weir

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

AmaWaterways is continuing its partnership with master chef and James Beard Award winner Joanne Weir by presenting a special sailing: Taste of Bordeaux- Culinary Cruise Hosted by Joanne Weir.

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Why Northern Iceland is the next big thing

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

It’s pretty common knowledge that Iceland is the land of dreams. Roaring waterfalls, tranquil hot springs, and glaciers galore… really, what’s not to love? In fact, ask your travellers if visiting the Blue Lagoon or Golden Circle is at the top of their bucket list and you’re bound to get a resounding yes. But despite...

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Top 7 tips for a healthy holiday

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

You’ve worked hard all year long or probably just need to escape reality and experience all the adventures an exotic city or country has to offer. After you are done booking the tickets, packing and counting down to the day of your departure, you may have forgotten a couple of important things that can either […]

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Intrepid Food 2018 Brochure

Intrepid Food 2018 Brochure


Travel Industry Network

Much like a secret family recipe, Intrepid believe some traditions are well worth keeping. That’s why they travel in their original style on each of their Real Food Adventure trips. The world’s an amazing place and Intrepid do what they can to keep it that way. Travel should benefit the places it touches, and they made a commitment to be a responsible business and live this promise every single day. This is why they were the first travel company to ban elephant riding on their tours and why they’re leading the way on child protection initiatives, such as ending orphanage visits.

Globetrotting: Nicaragua’s Calling

by Carla Hunt @ Recommend

The United Nations World Tourism Organization has ranked Nicaragua among the top 10 World’s Fastest Growing Tourist Destinations, up 28.4 percent in 2016, and indeed, Central America’s largest country has become a go-to pick among savvy travelers looking for new vacation horizons.

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Explore Napa On Two Wheels With Getaway Adventures

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Active travel meets fine wining and dining experiences on the new 6-day Napa on a Bike tour from Getaway Adventures, a biking, hiking and kayaking tour company.

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Adventure Morocco Tour by Travel Talk

by Elora @ Trav Addict

For our first 2016 weekly tour pick we chose a fantastic tour by Travel Talk. Adventure Morocco has really good value for money and great stops along the way. Adventure Morocco starts and ends in Marrakech, a major economic centre in Morocco. Along the way you’ll stop by Ourzazate, Zagora, Agadir and many other fantastic […]

Buddhism, A Drukpa’s Way of Life

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Sandwiched between mountains, Paro International Airport is one of the most terrifying airport to land into. Apart from having to avoid humungous mountains, balancing wind pressure, the pilot also has to consider how this airport does not have the longest runway. It is said that there are only eight pilots, in the entire universe, trained […]

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This is why we no longer ride elephants

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

Intrepid staff and travellers are a very passionate lot; unafraid to speak up about ethical and social justice issues they may be confronted with during their travels.

Human rights issues, poverty, environmental concerns…there are many, but one of the areas that Intrepid folk are most vocal about is animal welfare. From witnessing animals in distress, to captive animals in poor conditions or working animals, particularly if it’s connected to tourism, Intrepid staff and travellers don’t hold back on speaking up for the voiceless.

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Free Kenya FAM for Qualified KATS Agents

by Paloma Villaverde de Rico @ Recommend

The Kenya Tourism Board (KTB) would like to invite all certified KATS agents to its 2018 Roaring KATS Familiarization trip taking place this coming February.

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West Virginia Resort Offers Cold War Bunker Tours

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

The Cold War may be over, but visitors to The Greenbrier resort in West Virginia can still get a taste of this tense time period in American history with a tour of the once top-secret government bunker built directly beneath the property. 

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Real life Mario Kart on the streets of Tokyo, Japan

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

Yes! You read that correctly. If you haven’t already seen the videos on social media, you can dress up as Super Mario Kart characters (or super heroes) and drive (legally) around the streets of Tokyo, taking in lots of the sights and getting an adrenaline rush whilst you’re at it! I was in Tokyo recently, […]

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Dates Set for 2018 Key West Food and Wine Festival

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

Get your food and wine-loving clients ready to flock to Key West. The island's Food and Wine Festival is officially slated to take place Jan. 24-28, 2018. 

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My Monthly Loves link up – Jul17

by Tara Mathews @ vegeTARAian

Learning about the belly, a girls trip and a new cooking appliance are my favourite goodies this month.

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Annapurna vs Everest: Your definitive trekking guide

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7 secrets to make your first family trip a great one

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Planning a trip for the first time with your family can be a little tricky but an extremely fulfilling experience as it can give you and your family a break from routine and also a chance for each member to know more about the other. Spending quality time with one another […]

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Visit Wales Launches Road Trips Highlighting Uniquely Welsh Experiences

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Visit Wales has partnered with Aston Martin to give visitors a new and unique way to explore the country via three authentically Welsh cross-country routes.

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Prayers on the river in Hué, Vietnam

by absolut @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians It is said that a visit to Hue isn’t complete without a boat excursion on the stunning Perfume River. Sông Hương, as it is known is Vietnam, crosses the central province of Thua Thien Hue and gets its name from the fact that the river flows thorough many forests filled with […]

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Intrepid Travel | Reviews And Tours

Intrepid Travel | Reviews And Tours


Stride Travel

Read traveler and professional reviews on Intrepid. Compare with hundreds of other tour companies. Find your perfect trip. Save time, hassle & money.

12 Hangover remedies: Around the world edition

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians It’s the holiday season, your birthday or just a night out, so you end up drinking shots after shots and chugging a can of beer, one after the other, while having a fun filled night. However, the morning after that drunken adventure, you feel like you can’t get up from bed […]

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Vietnam - intrepid over 60s - Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Vietnam - intrepid over 60s - Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia


Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

“Vietnam is a country that promises a vacation nothing short of fun, food, and never before experiences.” When is the right time to stop traveling or exploring? Never – is the answer you’re looking for. A trip to Vietnam designed specifically for those people, whose passion for adventure has no end. In this holiday in …

4 tips for you to beat Delhi’s heat

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians The idea of a summer in Delhi may be filled with fun pool parties while sipping cosmos by the water, but the reality is far from it— dehydration, exhaustion and other heat related issues are the realities of the season. With the effects of global warming being felt everywhere, Delhi is […]

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Throughout Vietnam Cooking Tour – 12 Days

by Tran Thanh Nga @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

EcoRetreat.Asia | Book Eco Tours and Retreat Bookings

Vietnam owns magnetic cuisine to call for the foodie communities’ interest all over the world. Stressing the importance of fresh ingredients and well-balanced way of spicing and processing, the Vietnamese food can enchant almost every connoisseur who enjoys the grand food tours. With a variety of specialties from the street to the restaurant and any […]

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First time to India?

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Bustling yet serene and irrepressibly on the move, India dazzles and delights like no other place. Here are some tips for travelers planning their first trip to India. Where to Travel? Mumbai The city of dreams, the city of screams. The city of riches and poor, The city of accidents and cure. Ahem! A city […]

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10 Things you need to know before going on that Laotian adventure

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By Parallels & Meridians Every traveller knows that the world is filled with countries that are so different from each other in terms of culture, people and the way of life. There are things that might come off as shocking and might put one in a difficult spot, so to avoid any such surprises or […]

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How To Prepare For a Major Hurricane as a Tourist

by Norbert @ GloboTreks

It's no fun to have a hurricane interrupt your vacation, but it is possible to prepare for it to minimize your ordeal in its aftermath.

How To Prepare For a Major Hurricane as a Tourist is a post from: GloboTreks.

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Vietnam has come a long way as a family destination

Vietnam has come a long way as a family destination


Stuff

It all started with goats' penis soup more than 20 years ago when I backpacked through Vietnam's south.

Vietnam Explorer | Intrepid Travel

Vietnam Explorer | Intrepid Travel


Intrepid Germany

Intrepid Germany | From the hustle and bustle of the big smoke to off-the-beaten-track hill villages, experience the many colours of Vietnam's rich cultural tapestry on this Southern Vietnam adventure. Discover the extraordinary war remnants and tant...

Holi: the color festival of india

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

The most colorful festival of the Hindu calendar. 3 more days and then hooray – Holi, the festival of colors! Now known worldwide, Holi is also celebrated outside the Indian sub-continent, although, very often, not exactly on the day designated by the Hindu calendar. But what does celebrating Holi represent? And what icon does it […]

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Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers

Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers


Hagen’s Travel & Cruises

Sometimes we've got the urge for adventure, but no-one to do it with.The nice thing is traveling solo doesn't mean you have to travel alone. More than half of our travelers go solo because we make it easy. The logistics are taken care of, it's convenie

American Queen Steamboat Company Offers December FAMs

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

Agents who have previously booked their clients on a trip with American Queen Steamboat Company, can join in on one of the voyages themselves with the company's FAM rate offers for December 2017. 

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Sustainability as a Travel Business Issue

by Ed Wetschler @ Recommend

Much of the talk at the Caribbean Tourism Organization's recent Climate-Smart Sustainable Tourism Forum in St. Kitts was, as advertised, about climate change, but it was more than that. Here are a few of the many takeaways.

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A BMX with a Purpose

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Bhutan to Nepal on a cycle It started with a late night scroll through Instagram: #Bhutan. Endless shots, some poorly taken, some perfectly capturing the ethereal beauty the kingdom possesses, and then a picture of a man with a cycle, at what seemed to be a foothill of a cliff— #bmxfornepal. I have been writing […]

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A Day of Agritourism in the Mekong Delta - The Atlas Heart

A Day of Agritourism in the Mekong Delta - The Atlas Heart


The Atlas Heart

The Mekong Delta is a biologically diverse region in Asia. I spent a day with Intrepid learning more about agritourism in Vietnam and life in the Delta.

Rejuvenation holidays in India

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians   Intoxicating. Wonderful. Beautiful. Chaotic. Crazy. Colorful—India can be described by all these words and so many more. This beautiful land is a colorful potpourri of culture and beauty and its massive size and population can definitely teach every traveler a thing or two about how important it is to rejuvenate […]

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Adventure activities in Vietnam

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians When one thinks about Vietnam the images of picturesque landscapes, ancient temples, rice paddies, Vietnamese food and culture is what comes into one’s mind. Nevertheless, Vietnam has something more to offer to a traveler: adventure activities! From kayaking to paddle boating to diving to so much more, we’ve rounded up a […]

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Five big travel fears and how to overcome them

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

As human beings most of us are so comfortable in our own shell. Many of us don’t like change, especially when it comes to food or waking up somewhere other than your home. This could seem like a small problem, but trust me, it could be a big hindrance between traveling and you. Once in […]

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The Five-Need-to Know phrases in Bhutanese

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Phrases to help you converse in Bhutanese The thought of having basic conversation with speakers of other languages excite the travellers in all of us. It is always pleasurable to learn new languages, especially if you’re planning a trip to a place that doesn’t necessarily speak a similar language. Here are five (or more) phrases […]

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Windstar Exec Sails Caribbean for Post-Hurricane Updates

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

With many members of the tourism industry working diligently to spread the word about the Caribbean being open for business post-hurricane season, Steve Simao, v.p. of sales at Windstar Cruises, decided to head south and check things out for himself. What he found was a Caribbean still in recovery, but still as vibrant and vacation-worthy as ever.

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If only everyday was like that – A day in New Delhi

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Some days are just different from the rest, I don’t know how to give give a more vivid explanation. Okay, what if I give you an example of one? Better idea. Let’s start. Offices are really good. After all, when you first join, you feel you have all the freedom in the world, you are […]

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Airplane seats DO matter.

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Mimi R. Getting a glimpse of the Himalayas What a silly title, you must have wondered, but since you are reading this article at the moment, I guess it isn’t really that silly, is it? 12: 22 pm. I was sitting at work and looking up flights to random destinations, because once you’ve been […]

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The Best Selling Vietnam Tour Packages in 2018 - Don't Miss Out!

The Best Selling Vietnam Tour Packages in 2018 - Don't Miss Out!


Wanderlust Storytellers | Family Travel Blog | Travel with Kids | Travel Tips

Are you looking for the best Vietnam Tours 2018 has to offer? We list the top 7 most popular Vietnam tour packages on sale this year!

I Participate series: Finding Bobby

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

John Galsworthy once said, “Life calls the tune, we dance.” On that sunny day in Agra, 7 of us stood at the entrance of the Taj Mahal taken aback by the number of people crowding the ticket counter for a chance to get a glimpse of one of the Seven Wonders of the World. Some […]

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TRAVELMARVEL VIETNAM & CAMBODIA 2018-19 (BROCHURE)

by TIN @ Travel Industry Network

Access the flip brochure here: Travelmarvel Vietnam & Cambodia 2018-19 Download the pdf brochure here: Travelmarvel Vietnam & Cambodia 2018-19 Travelmarvel Phone: 1300 300 036 Email: info@travelmarvel.com.au www.travelmarvel.com.au INCLUDES: Cambodia, China, India, Japan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka, Vietnam Travelmarvel Vietnam & Cambodia 2018-19 Travelmarvel’s experiences in Asia offer a truly immersive and adventurous holiday at exceptional value. […]

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Smoking & Gaming Are Out; Jake & Eli Are In

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

The Westin Las Vegas Hotel & Spa may be located just steps away from the casino-filled Las Vegas Strip, but it's heading a new direction after transforming into the city's newest non-gaming, non-smoking property.

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Hemis festival in ladakh

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Ladakh has forever been a ‘must see’ destination, for me. Personally, I haven’t yet had the chance to visit this place. But from what I have heard, seen and read, this place is simply magical. It is an ex-kingdom of the Buddhists, surrounded by the Himalayas, kept away from the hustle and bustle of the […]

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Kuba: 7 Fragen an einen Einheimischen

by Kai Wieland @ Intrepid Germany

Kuba ist dieser Tage (und das völlig zu Recht) in aller Munde. Das Land Che Guevaras und Fidel Castros, der Zigarren und Oldtimer, der Traumstrände und des Tanzes hat einen ganz besonderen Charme. Warum es darüber hinaus einen Besuch wert ist, erklärt uns Yanniel. Yanniel ist 31 Jahre alt und einer unserer Guides in Kuba. […]

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Being the perfect co-flyer

by Denzil P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Who doesn’t like travelling? Let’s rephrase that — who doesn’t like to travel comfortably? Everyone’s looking to travel in the best way possible, with the best possible seats and of course with the best people around. Not everyone has the luxury to travel with the best seats but everyone should have the bliss of traveling […]

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JW Marriott to Host Inaugural Venice Food & Wine Festival

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

JW Marriott Hotels & Resorts is partnering with Time Inc.'s FOOD & WINE to host the inaugural Venice Food & Wine Festival from May 3-6, 2018.

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The Need to Knows before Traveling to Bhutan

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels & Meridians A short guide to planning a trip to Bhutan Travel is a passion for many of us. We are addicted to that surge of excitement when we book our tickets; board the plane, train, bus or even a cycle! We drown ourselves into that tingling sensation of looking ahead and knowing […]

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Top 4 Peru’s Food Markets – Not to be Missed!

by misha sulpovar @ Trav Addict

One of the best parts of traveling is discovering new and amazing food and flavors.  In my book, it is absolutely on of the best ways to experience a culture.  That said, one of the first places we head when we are in a new country or a new city is the local market.  Why […]

Discover the Mayan Ruins – 10 things you probably didn’t know about the Maya

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

If you’re like me, you probably know little about the Maya and their history. I knew they were an advanced civilisation, and I knew they existed in Central America, but that’s more or less it. That is until a recent visit to Guatemala and Belize to see the Mayan Ruins for myself. My eyes were […]

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5 Best restaurants in Siem Reap

by Backstreet Editorial Team @ Backstreet Academy

To serve the millions that flock to see the Angkor Wat, culinary prowess in Siem Reap has taken to new heights. Just as you will...Read More

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Design Hotels Property Comes to Old Town Puerto Vallarta

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

While news of new hotel openings in Puerto Vallarta often involve all-inclusive properties on the beach, Hotel Amapa seeks to bring something different to the hotel landscape of the popular tourist destination. 

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6 Reasons Why Your First Trip Abroad Should Be On A Shoestring Budget

by Norbert @ GloboTreks

Traveling overseas for the first time? Why not do it on a shoestring budget? Yes! It's one of the best things you can do as a first-time international traveler and here I'll show you why.

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Horse Riding & Wine Tasting in Temecula, California

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

I found myself in Los Angeles ready to travel the Big Sur to San Francisco. With a couple of days to spare I got in touch with my friend and fellow Best Job in the World finalist Chanel, who invited me down to Temecula. But not just to visit, to go Horse Riding and Wine […]

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10 reasons to love Kerala

by Barsha P&M @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians Kerala also popularly known as God’s own country is an abode for foodies, cultural aesthetes, and of course nature lovers. Kerala is an assortment of everything. It is a beautifully crafted land. Travelers and explorers from all over the world have been drawn to this magical land of spices for several […]

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A day trip on the Ferry: Buenos Aires to Colonia, Uruguay

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

If you’ve followed my trip to Buenos Aires then you’ll have seen the 10 Things you Must Do. One of them was taking the ferry to Colonia del Sacramento in Uruguay for a day trip, and I cannot recommend this one enough! Buenos Aires is a great city, but like most big cities it’s hectic […]

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8-Day Tahiti FAM With Pacific Holidays

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

Pacific Holidays and Air Tahiti Nui are teaming up to co-sponsor an 8-day FAM trip that will bring agents to experience the islands of Tahiti.

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Puerto Rico Is Open for Business

by Paloma Villaverde de Rico @ Recommend

The Puerto Rico Tourism Company (PRTC) has announced that Puerto Rico is open for business.

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Why is travel the need of the hour?

by Mimi Ruivah @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

“I learnt was that we should never lose the faith in ourselves and in the universe’s way to answer our questions. It is only through travel that life’s most valuable lessons are learnt as easily as breathing. The goodness in you flows out. Let it flow.” Taking the road less traveled is always a better […]

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How to Visit Askja: The Most Beautiful Place in Iceland

by Norbert @ GloboTreks

Askja, the remote and probably most beautiful place in Iceland, is not well-known to most tourists, but if you have the opportunity to go, here's how you can do it.

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Quarry Trail FAQ: The ‘other’ route to Machu Picchu

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

It’s one of the most stressful moments of any travel agent’s day; a potential customer comes in looking to book the holiday of a lifetime – trekking the Inca Trail to Machu Picchu. Nice one. Except that the permits for the trail are already completely sold out until this December, and they’re desperately wanting to...

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Breezing Along the U.S. East Coast (Part 2)

by Paloma Villaverde de Rico @ Recommend

After traveling 1500+ miles from South Florida up the East Coast, with a couple of slight detours along the way—think South Philly for a Philly cheesesteak—we’d finally made it to Washington, DC.

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Helsinki Weekender: Things to do in Helsinki, Finland

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

I recently spent some time in Helskinki to celebrate Finland’s 100th birthday! The capital of Finland has a lot to offer, so whether you’re visiting for a weekend, or on a stopover from the airport. Take my list, save it in your phone, and do as many of the following as physically possible during your […]

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19 Things You Must Know Before Planning a Trip to Bhutan

by Norbert @ GloboTreks

Bhutan, The Last Shangri-La, is one of the least westernized nations in the world and one you shouldn't miss. Here's what you should know to plan your trip there.

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Africa on Sale

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

South African Airways Vacations (SAA Vacations), the leisure division of South African Airways, is kicking off 2018 with savings on all air-inclusive vacation packages booked by Feb. 28, 2018.

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Real Food Adventure - Vietnam

Real Food Adventure - Vietnam


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Intrepid Travel's overseas food tours are the perfect getaway for the lover of food.

6 of the best beaches in Sri Lanka (and when to visit them)

by Adriana @ Peregrine Travel Centre

Original blog post features on The Journal by Intrepid Travel, by Amy Foyster. Sri Lanka is fast becoming one of the world’s hottest travel destinations. The people are incredibly friendly, the food is to die for (I’m looking at you string hoppers and kotthu roti) and there are lots of amazing cultural sites to drink […]

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Indische Küche – Diese beliebten indischen Gerichte musst du probiert haben

by Annika Ziehen @ Intrepid Germany

Indien ist ein unglaublich vielseitiges Land und das spiegelt sich auch in seiner Küche wider. Was indisches Essen gemein hat, sind Gewürze, Curries, Fladenbrote und Reis, die du auf jedem Teller findest. Dazu hat jede Gegend in Indien ihre ganz eigene Küche und Gerichte, die besonders beliebt sind. So ist das Tandoori-Hähnchen in Nordindien zu […]

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5 Stays to Celebrate New Orleans’ 300th Anniversary

by Michelle Marie Arean @ Recommend

This year New Orleans is celebrating its 300th anniversary. In honor of the tricentennial celebration, these five properties are offering perks, discounts, and included tours with guests' stay.

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6 of the biggest myths about adventure travel

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

Adventure. It’s a word that gets the blood of thrill-seekers and adventure junkies everywhere pumping, but tends to strike fear and apprehension into the heart of many travellers. But contrary to popular belief, adventure travel isn’t just risky escapades in far-flung corners of the earth – it can be as simple as a scenic stroll...

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Switzerland-Germany-Amsterdam-paris 14 day itinerary planning

by bubbybains @ Fodor's Forum

hello there i am planning a trip with my wife to europe in October 2018. we are young couple and like to view the natural beauty, mountains and...

7-Day Luxury FAM Trip in Panama

by Jessica Poitevien @ Recommend

For agents looking to explore Panama, Sunnyland Tours is hosting a 7-day luxury FAM trip to the Central American country in spring 2018.

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My stay at the Oberoi Amarvilas

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

While India is a country which is multilayered and resplendent, it is widely held that there is a sole reason to visit Agra and I realized its true essence in my trip to Agra. All thanks to the team at Parallels and Meridians that made my stay worth remembering. So to begin with, my guide […]

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Visiting India during the off-season months

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

off-season months The start of May until the end of September is considered off-season for tourism in India. The period is divided into two seasons May to June—summer months and July to September—monsoon season. May and June are relatively busy months for tourism in the Himalayas as the weather is pleasant. WHAT IS TRAVELING DURING […]

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Flash Tour USA Announces Namibia FAM

by Steve Grasso @ Recommend

Flash Tour USA is planning a 10-day agent FAM trip to Namibia for Summer 2018.

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10 Benefits of Group Travel

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

Ever since the first backpacking trip I’ve ever taken, I’ve appreciated the benefits of group travel. From solo adventures in South East Asia, to city hopping in Europe, and more recently trekking through California with Trek America, I love group travel. Yes it has its downsides, and I won’t always want to travel in a […]

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Intrepid Travel Launches Solo-Only Tours - Recommend

Intrepid Travel Launches Solo-Only Tours - Recommend


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The stigma of traveling alone is on its way out the door with the rise of solo trips, tours and cruises tailor made for those going it alone.

FAM Trip Highlights Peru and Machu Picchu

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

Agents looking to experience Peru, including Mach Picchu, can join Tara Tours for a weeklong FAM trip departing this spring. 

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G Adventures or Intrepid Travel: Which One To Choose

G Adventures or Intrepid Travel: Which One To Choose


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Choosing between G Adventures and Intrepid Travel can be a tough decision. Here are some tips that can help you decide which tour company is best for your trip.

Travel Impressions’ Semi-Relaunch, Part 2

by Ed Wetschler @ Recommend

Advances in Travel Impressions' technology, agent education, and customer care were not the only topics at the company's recent Best of the Best meeting. Another change has been the expansion of destinations and experiences, such as single- and multi-day tours, available to agents.

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Der ultimative Guide für 7 Tage Kuba – 3 Ideen für deine Reiseplanung

by Kai Wieland @ Intrepid Germany

Es gibt Länder auf dieser Welt, über die man schon alles zu wissen scheint, bevor man überhaupt dort gewesen ist. Kuba gehört zu diesen Ländern, und woran die Menschen in aller Regel denken, sind Zigarren, Rum, Oldtimer, Che Guevara, Sozialismus und von Palmen gesäumte Traumstrände. Zugegeben, all diese Dinge gehören zweifellos zur kubanischen Kultur und […]

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Hotel Pullman Da Nang Beach Resort & Spa – The Luxurious Resort With Private Beautiful Beach

by Pandora Ecoretreat & Spa @ EcoRetreat.Asia – Book Luxury Retreats and Eco Holidays in Asia

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Set directly on Danang beach, just 10 minutes from downtown and the international airport, Pullman Danang Beach Resort is an upscale resort with a range of amenities for business and leisure travelers. This beachfront resort features a selection of 186 spacious rooms and cottages with private balconies, plus an infinity pool, a sublime spa, contemporary […]

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Take A Royal Tour of Britain

by Steve Grasso @ Recommend

Back-Roads Touring has announced details of its Royal Tour of Britain 2018, traveling from Edinburgh to London.

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Eyemasks, Leg rests, Moneybags: 9 things we’re bringing to Vietnam

by Una-Minh @ Before My Mam Dies

The deadline LOOMS. As I’m writing this I’m sitting on my bed with my suitcase close by. It’s packed with light clothes and other essentials but some of the most important things are going into my backpack. Over the years, we’ve picked up quite a few bits and bobs and tend to tweak each backpack […]

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Watching Baby Sea Turtles in Tortuguero, Costa Rica

by Scottie T @ Intrepid Escape

I was ridiculously excited about my first trip to Costa Rica, it’s a destination that’s been high on my hit list for a long time, and watching Sea Turtles hatch and make their way to the ocean is on my bucket list! So as soon as I got the itinerary, like a kid I made […]

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Has travel lost its sheen?

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

When it comes to travel, I’m increasingly with Robert Louis Stevenson. “For my part,” he wrote in Travels with a Donkey in Cévennes, “I travel not to go anywhere, but to go.” He meant away from himself. It isn’t the most syrupy observation but as anyone haunted by the siren call of the road knows, […]

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9 Days Vietnam Cooking & Food Holiday

9 Days Vietnam Cooking & Food Holiday


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Along with exploring new cultures, one of the great joys of travel is the discovery of new cuisines. Those unfamiliar with Vietnamese food are in for a treat, a

Feeding my inner flâneur in Udaipur

by Hemant Kumar @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

Despite having lived in Delhi for over a year and a half all told, I have seen precious little of neighboring Rajasthan, aside from two trips to Jaipur. The first time round I took in the sights of the Pink City from a hospital bed while my family had fun exploring, while the second foray […]

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Irish Manor Houses and Country Hotels Tour from $1509

by Bryce Read @ The Travel Co

Wonderful stories of feuding dynasties, Gothic architecture, green lands, modern shopping and elegant streets all ...

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Visit Vietnam and Cambodia on a FAM Trip

by Web Reporter @ Recommend

Agents with a desire to increase their bookings in Vietnam and Cambodia can visit both countries on FAM trip co-sponsored by Singapore Airlines and Pacific Holidays. 

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Ein letztes Mal Cuba libre? – Ein Reisebericht aus Kuba

by Kai Wieland @ Intrepid Germany

„Wie ist das denn dort mit dem Sozialismus?“ Das war es, was die Leute am meisten interessierte, als ich ihnen erzählte, dass ich kürzlich aus Kuba zurückgekehrt war. Um ehrlich zu sein, habe ich vor Ort gar nicht so sehr darüber nachgedacht, denn unter der tropischen Sonne, mit einem kühlen Bier in der Hand und […]

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Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers | BOB'S cruises & tours

Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers | BOB'S cruises & tours


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Sometimes we've got the urge for adventure, but no-one to do it with.The nice thing is traveling solo doesn't mean you have to travel alone. More than half of our travelers go solo because we make it easy. The logistics are taken care of, it's convenie

How to take pictures on a solo trip

by absolut @ Specialists in customized & tailor made trips to Asia/ Travel Agency in India and South Asia

By: Parallels and Meridians We’ve all seen blogs or Instagram pictures of travelers who seem to have travelled to exotic locations solo but still managed to click some breath taking pictures of sceneries, food, monuments and of course, themselves. How do they do it? Do they all have secret photographers or extra invisible arms? They […]

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Coffee Time with Industry Vets: Clarissa Mattos of Eurail

by Michelle Marie Arean @ Recommend

Growing up in a small town in Brazil, Clarissa Mattos, Eurail’s North America market manager, didn't take her first memorable trip until the age of 8. . And now, the travel bug has given her a bite so to speak. We’ll let her explain more in this installment of our Coffee Time With Industry Vets Q&A series.

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Review: Vietnam Express Southbound with Intrepid Travel

Review: Vietnam Express Southbound with Intrepid Travel


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