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48 hours in Hanoi

by Chris Richardson @ 48 Hour Adventure

When we decided to visit Vietnam, I got excited to immerse myself in the chaos of South East Asia again. The last time I was in this part of the world was in late 2009, so the idea of dodging scooters, eating street food and drinking cheap beer was well overdue. We arrived on a [...]

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Tokyo: City in Review

by Hannah Cutts @ Idelo Travel

Tokyo is one of those iconic cities, which a lot of people have added onto their ‘must see’ lists recently. Francis Street spent an amusing few days there but absolutely loved it, and he’s given us his top tips for getting the most out of your trip! I flew from Heathrow with Qatar. As it […]

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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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Explore Vietnam Tour with Intrepid Travel

Explore Vietnam Tour with Intrepid Travel


North South Travel

11 – days from $596*

Review: Vietnam Express Southbound with Intrepid Travel

Review: Vietnam Express Southbound with Intrepid Travel


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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.

Frontiers North Adventures Releases First Sustainability Report

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

Sustainability Efforts Show Reduction in Per-Guest GHG Emissions Frontiers North Adventures, a leader in sustainable tourism in Canada’s North, has released its first sustainability report setting a benchmark for responsible growth. The report uses the Global Reporting Initiative (GRI), the international standard in sustainability reporting, to assess its environmental and social impact. “We feel it’s...

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Experience Canal Du Midi

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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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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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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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.

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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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 […]

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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MORZINE LUXURY SKI TRIP WITH TG SKI

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

Just before Christmas we were invited to Morzine, France for a luxury ski getaway with TG Ski; a luxury ski chalet company that operates in both Morzine and Meribel. Being a complete ski novice… Well, a complete snow novice if I’m to be totally honest, I thought I would share my experience in Morzine with […]

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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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Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum (Adult/Youth)

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum (Adult/Youth)


Gray Line New York

The Museum is centered on the aircraft carrier Intrepid (CVS-11), one of the most successful ships in US history...

Overland Safari – A Guide’s Story

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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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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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 […]

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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Here Are Parts Of The Aircraft Carrier USS Intrepid They Don't Show To The Public*

Here Are Parts Of The Aircraft Carrier USS Intrepid They Don't Show To The Public*


Business Insider

The sections of the World War II-era aircraft...

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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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.

Amazonas Explorer Announces All Trips to Be Carbon Neutral in 2018

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

Following on from 2017 where they made all their office operations carbon neutral, Peru adventure operator Amazonas Explorer is delighted to announce that all your trips with them will also be carbon neutral in 2018. Working with Regenera, a fellow B-Corporation also in Peru, they compensate the carbon in the Manu National Park as part...

Adventure Scales Conservation: What to Expect from the ATTA in 2018

by Casey Hanisko @ Adventure Travel News

Tourism, a $1.6 trillion USD industry, is increasingly being driven by waves of travelers yearning for transformative experiences, including new legions of travelers originating from China and other Asian markets. The unprecedented access to travel for people from all walks of life in all corners of the globe offers us working in the adventure travel...

Annapurna vs Everest: Your definitive trekking guide

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Travel for cheap: Where to spend your pounds this summer

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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Video Distribution for Adventure Travel Brands

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

The Adventure Travel Trade Association (ATTA) is pleased to release “Distributing Online Video Content for Adventure Tourism Operators,” the third marketing report in its Adventure Marketing series. Each report in the Adventure Marketing series focuses on a platform or marketing tactic for adventure travel marketers. The first report focused on Instagram Stories and the second...

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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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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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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South Island Christmas Trip 2018

by wkusz @ Fodor's Forum

Hello! I'm just getting started planning a trip to the South Island over the Christmas/New Year's Holiday (Yes, I know - busiest time but is the...

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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Wild Frontiers Rides Adventure Travel Wave in the US with Acquisition of California-based Travel Company Journeys Within

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

With interest in adventure travel at an all-time high, London-based adventure tour operator Wild Frontiers is further expanding its presence in the US market with the acquisition of California-based travel company, Journeys Within. The announcement coincides with an increase in Wild Frontiers US passengers, which has continued year over year growth in the past five...

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum / Space Shuttle Enterprise - NY - VisitNASA.com - NASA Visitor Centers

Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum / Space Shuttle Enterprise - NY - VisitNASA.com - NASA Visitor Centers


VisitNASA.com - NASA Visitor Centers

The Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum is a non-profit, educational institution featuring the legendary aircraft carrier Intrepid, the space shuttle Enterprise, the world’s fastest jets and a guided missile submarine. Through exhibitions, educational programming and the foremost collection of technologically groundbreaking aircraft and vessels, visitors of all ages and abilities are taken on an …

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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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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Easter Sunday in Rome

by RoxAnn24 @ Fodor's Forum

We will be in Rome on Easter weekend. We booked a tour on Saturday, but we want to see the Coliseum on Sunday. Does anyone know a private company we...

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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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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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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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.

GUINNESS STOREHOUSE TOUR | DUBLIN, IRELAND

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

Guinness Storehouse Tour in Dublin, Ireland:   Read the whole post on what to do in Ireland here!

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PORTUGAL ROAD TRIP | 14 MUST SEE PLACES

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

A Portugal road trip is the best way to see this country in my opinion. Plus it gives you a lot more freedom to visit the places you really want to see, and skip out on the ones you don’t. Here is a list of my Portugal Road Trip Must See Places! 14 Portugal Road […]

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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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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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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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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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Intrepid Travel to Donate 10% of All Tour Bookings with New Travel for Good Campaign

Intrepid Travel to Donate 10% of All Tour Bookings with New Travel for Good Campaign


AdventureTravelNews

Adventure Travel Company Empowers Travelers to Give Back to Global Community Projects – Simply by Booking a Tour Intrepid Travel, the leader in small group adventure travel, has launched a groundbreaking Travel for Good campaign, furthering the positive impact their

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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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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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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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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These Are the Best Adventure Travel Companies in the world

These Are the Best Adventure Travel Companies in the world


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Your choice of an adventure travel company could ensure a wonderful vacation. Here's a selection of the very best tour operators in the business today.

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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Meet the Leading Minds of Myanmar with Khiri Travel

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

Tourists traveling with Khiri Travel in Myanmar can now meet and talk with Burmese royalty, artists, environmental activists, academics, and many more New for 2018, Khiri Travel Myanmar has launched ‘tour’ options for visitors to get up close and personal with thought leaders from across Burmese society. “Personal Stories and Encounters – Meet the Leading...

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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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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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. […]

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 […]

Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers

Six New Intrepid Trips for Solo Travelers


Pura Vida Vacations

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

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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Overnight Cruising in Vietnam’s Ha Long Bay

by Chris Richardson @ 48 Hour Adventure

Ha Long Bay is hailed as one of the great natural wonders of the world. It’s high up there on many peoples bucket lists and this Vietnamese national treasure is unlike any other place in the world. So when we were planning our trip through Vietnam, there was no way we were going to miss [...]

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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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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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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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48 hours in Hoi An

by Chris Richardson @ 48 Hour Adventure

Following our tour around Ha Long Bay and a few days in Hanoi, we made our way south further down the coast of Vietnam to see what more awesome culinary delights and historical sites we could find. Having originally planned to take the train from Hanoi to Hue, we instead opted for the faster means of [...]

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Sailing Trips with Intrepid Travel

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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48 hours in Kuala Lumpur

by Chris Richardson @ 48 Hour Adventure

Following on from our Christmas and NYE 2013 adventures in my home town of Melbourne, we started making our way back to London via South East Asia. As we were flying with Malaysia Airlines, we had a stopover in Kuala Lumpur as a reintroduction to Asia before we slingshotted up to Vietnam. I’d been to [...]

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Ostia Antica if we're also going to Pompeii and Herculaneum?

by PegS @ Fodor's Forum

Whee! My first actual thread in the new Fodor's format. :) So we're planning a fall trip with about 6 days in Naples and then 6 days in Rome. I'm...

Cycling From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City: 700km in 10 Days

Cycling From Hanoi to Ho Chi Minh City: 700km in 10 Days


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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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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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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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Ostia Antica if we're also going to Pompeii and Herculaneum?

by PegS @ Fodor's Forum

Whee! My first actual thread in the new Fodor's format. :) So we're planning a fall trip with about 6 days in Naples and then 6 days in Rome. I'm...

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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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.

WTTC Announces Finalists for 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

The World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) is pleased to announce the 15 finalists for its 2018 Tourism for Tomorrow Awards. The 2018 finalists cut across five continents in the following categories: Community, Destination, Environment, Innovation and People. The WTTC Tourism for Tomorrow Awards, now in its 14th year, showcases business practices of the highest...

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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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.

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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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 […]

Easter Sunday in Rome

by RoxAnn24 @ Fodor's Forum

We will be in Rome on Easter weekend. We booked a tour on Saturday, but we want to see the Coliseum on Sunday. Does anyone know a private company we...

RING OF KERRY | KILLARNEY, IRELAND

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

Ring of Kerry cinematic video:   Read the whole post of our Ireland road trip here!

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G Adventures or Intrepid Travel: Which One To Choose

G Adventures or Intrepid Travel: Which One To Choose


GloboTreks

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.

Fun Things to Do in Amsterdam at Night

by VickyFlipFlop @ VickyFlipFlopTravels –

So, looking for fun things to do in Amsterdam at night? I’m guessing you’ve experienced all the daytime entertainment of the canals, the shopping, the cycling, eating and drinking? Time to take your trip to Amsterdam to the next level. Fun Things to Do in Amsterdam at Night 1. Go clubbing Obviously. The standard evening activity in any European city right? Amsterdam has some pretty cool clubs to check out […]

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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Intrepid Travel | Book an Intrepid Travel tour with Flight Centre

Intrepid Travel | Book an Intrepid Travel tour with Flight Centre


Flight Centre NZ

Intrepid Travel has over 300 different travel tours on offer. To see the world on an intimate tour, book with Flight Centre.

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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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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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 […]

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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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.

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.

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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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48 hours in Brooklyn

by Chris Richardson @ 48 Hour Adventure

To report on our recent trip to NYC, I decided to offer something different first up and write about the time we spent in Brooklyn. Although the majority of the popular NYC sights tourists hit up are in Manhattan, there’s loads going on in Brooklyn that allow you to see another side of NYC and [...]

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Everything you need to know about bike touring holidays | Seven West Travel Club

Everything you need to know about bike touring holidays | Seven West Travel Club


Seven West Travel Club

From kids to older travellers, cycling is the hot new way to explore at a different pace.

INTREPID INTROVERT 2017 HIGHLIGHT REEL

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

Oh what a year it has been…. And the perfect way to end it too, don’t you think 😉  New Zealand  Malaysia  Taiwan  Philippines   Singapore  Australia   Singapore (again)  Indonesia  Singapore (again, again)  England   Montenegro  Bosnia & Herzegovina  Croatia  Austria  Germany  Belgium  London  France  Switzerland  Italy  Ireland  Portugal  London (again)  French Alps  London (again, again)  Prague 🎈 💍 🎄  […]

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Overnight Cruising in Vietnam's Ha Long Bay

Overnight Cruising in Vietnam's Ha Long Bay


48 Hour Adventure

During a recent trip to Vietnam, we took the time to take an overnight cruise on a tradition junk around the amazing Ha Long Bay

Intrepid Tour Around Vietnam?? | Vietnam travel forum

Intrepid Tour Around Vietnam?? | Vietnam travel forum


Travelfish

Hi, I am looking to travel around Vietnam in Feburary next year and as I am travelling alone I thoug... : Travelfish Vietnam travel forum

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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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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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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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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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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Let’s Send Another Set of Students Abroad (Exciting Updates from FLYTE)

by NomadicMatt @ Nomadic Matt's Travel Site

Two years ago I started FLYTE, a charity designed to help students from underserved communities see the world. Since then, we have raised over $100,000 and sent three classes on trips around the world. Here are updates on the organization.

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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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What are the Galapagos Islands really like?

by Andrew @ Intrepid Loves Agents

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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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Morocco phone/ sim

by princepinkerton @ Fodor's Forum

i purchased an android phone here in Canada with no phone plan,etc, to use exclusively for travel purposes. My next trip is to Morocco and I was...

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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Best 2018 Adventure Trips Awards by Oxígeno Magazine

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

The Spanish adventure travel magazine Oxígeno has awarded O Camiño dos Faros and Kayak Agua Fresca as best national and international adventure trips for 2018. The awards were given during FITUR, the International Tourism Trade Fair in Madrid. The winner in the international category was a sea kayak expedition in Chilean Patagonia organized by Kayak Agua...

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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TRAVEL VIETNAM LIKE A PRO - Intrepid Introvert

TRAVEL VIETNAM LIKE A PRO - Intrepid Introvert


Intrepid Introvert

Heading to Vietnam soon? I lay out how to travel Vietnam, where to go, what transport to take and even how to cross the road!

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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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.

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.

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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ARCHERY AT WINTERFELL CASTLE

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

  Read the full blog post ‘Winterfell Tour Belfast: You Need To Know This’. And watch our Game of Thrones parody video here. Check out the Winterfell Tours in Belfast over on their website here.

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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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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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Hand Luggage Essentials

by Hannah Cutts @ Idelo Travel

Whether it’s a short hop over to France or a 22-hour flight with stopovers, packing your hand luggage so it’s within height and weight restrictions is an art form. It can be so easy to overpack (who DOESN’T need 10 books for a four hour trip??) and as a travel agent, we feel our expertise […]

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Intrepid Tours - Idelo Travel

Intrepid Tours - Idelo Travel


Idelo Travel

 20% off Intrepid holidays until 9th January 2018! 10 day Vietnam Tour– From £668pp Experience the best of Vietnam’s hustle and bustle of culture at Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi. Visit the Beautiful Countryside of Halong Bay and the Mekong Delta. Experience the rich history and imperialism of the Hoi An. Included Activities: HCMC – …

South Island Christmas Trip 2018

by wkusz @ Fodor's Forum

Hello! I'm just getting started planning a trip to the South Island over the Christmas/New Year's Holiday (Yes, I know - busiest time but is the...

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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PORTUGAL ROAD TRIP ITINERARY | 2 WEEKS

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

In October of 2017 we set out on an epic Portugal road trip. We had 2 full weeks of driving a camper van from Faro, all the way up to Porto. And honestly, 2 weeks just didn’t feel long enough.  I’ve put together our two week Portugal road trip itinerary as a guide for you […]

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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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The trip that brought our whole family closer together. | Mamamia

The trip that brought our whole family closer together. | Mamamia


Mamamia

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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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Morocco phone/ sim

by princepinkerton @ Fodor's Forum

i purchased an android phone here in Canada with no phone plan,etc, to use exclusively for travel purposes. My next trip is to Morocco and I was...

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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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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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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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.

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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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

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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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 …

Intrepid Tours

by Hannah Cutts @ Idelo Travel

 20% off Intrepid holidays until 9th January 2018! 10 day Vietnam Tour– From £668pp Experience the best of Vietnam’s hustle and bustle of culture at Ho Chi Minh and Hanoi. Visit the Beautiful Countryside of Halong Bay and the Mekong Delta. Experience the rich history and imperialism of the Hoi An. Included Activities: HCMC – […]

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GAME OF THRONES PARODY VIDEO

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

  Read the full blog post ‘Winterfell Tour Belfast: You Need To Know This’. And watch the full vlog here! Check out the Winterfell Tours in Belfast over on their website here.

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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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Top 5 Experiences from an Intrepid Tour of Cambodia and Vietnam | Flight Centre

Top 5 Experiences from an Intrepid Tour of Cambodia and Vietnam | Flight Centre


Flight Centre

Nicola Hutchins, a Flight Centre consultant in Adelaide's Waymouth Street store recently took an Intrepid Tour through Cambodia and Vietnam. She had some fantastic experiences and saw some amazing sights; so it was particularly difficult for her to narrow them down to a top five.

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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Sahara Desert Tour/Trek & Marrakech in early Sept.

by artyguy @ Fodor's Forum

A good friend of mine is hosting me in Marrakech for two weeks (early September)and thinking I'd like to check/photograph the Kasbahs, get a glimpse...

Top 10 Travel Trends That Will Make 2018 the Most Adventurous Year Yet

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

Adventure travel pioneers Exodus Travels predict this year’s hottest travel trends inspiring travelers to explore the world in a way they’ve never imagined possible Exodus Travels has been helping adventurers see the world differently for almost half a century. Decades of travel experience in 100+ countries, an award-winning reputation for responsible tourism, an excitement to...

IRELAND ROAD TRIP

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

Ireland is no doubt best explored with your own car. So an Ireland road trip is exactly what we did! Before getting into it though, let’s not forget that there is the Republic of Ireland, and there is Northern Ireland. Northern Ireland is part of the United Kingdom, and due to the war in the […]

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Case Study: Elevating Tour Guide Training at Bicycle Adventures

by Dan Moore @ Adventure Travel News

Traditionally, a tour guide’s destination expertise was primarily harnessed to show travelers the route from Point A to Point B. After the advent of modern cartography, guides were needed to communicate with locals and arrange aspects of the itinerary. With today’s technology, these traditional guide roles are minimized, but guides are now essential for helping...

INDIE CAMPERS REVIEW | THIS MIGHT CHANGE YOUR MIND

by Hannah Martin @ Intrepid Introvert

Oh man, I’m really not usually a negative Nancy. I try to find the positive in life… And I will try find the positives in this post too… But here is my HONEST Indie Campers review. This post is entirely based off my own experience with them. I understand not everyone has this experience with […]

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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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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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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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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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Sahara Desert Tour/Trek & Marrakech in early Sept.

by artyguy @ Fodor's Forum

A good friend of mine is hosting me in Marrakech for two weeks (early September)and thinking I'd like to check/photograph the Kasbahs, get a glimpse...

Croatia, Iceland, Portugal and the United Kingdom – Along with Private and Custom Trips – Trending as 2018 Hot-Selling Backroads’ Active Travel Destinations

by ATN Editor @ Adventure Travel News

Shoulder Season Travel Grows as Guests Seek Off-Season Trips to Popular Destinations with Fewer Crowds Backroads, the world’s leading active travel company, today announced that as 2017 winds down and 2018 vacation-planning amps up, early booking trends show a significant uptick in interest in European offerings, including the ever-popular Croatia and Iceland departures. Destinations “across...

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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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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