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5 Little-Known Facts about Africa's 'Big Five' Animals

on 06/20/2018 in Africa
'Safari'. It's a Swahili word simply meaning 'journey'. But for travel lovers, the word 'safari' ignites our imaginations of exploring vast Sub-Saharan landscapes and encountering majestic creatures in their natural environment .Africa's 'Big Five' list dates from a time when human/animal encounters ended badly for the animal. The Big Five were the hardest to hunt on foot and therefore the most valued trophies.Today,...

Top 3 Souvenirs from Venice

on 05/19/2018 in Venice
Venice is not just the 'City of Canals'.  It's also always been a city of merchants, and modern Venice is a showcase for iconic Italian craftsmanship and uniquely Venetian works.  You'll find the cheap and touristy items right alongside more expensive items that reflect traditional craftsmanship.   The Frezzeria not only leads to St. Mark's Square, it's also the city's busiest...

Video: Germany's Most Romantic Christmas Market

on 11/28/2017 in Germany
A night time market in the grounds of a castle. Fires and torches and twinkling lights, the smell of evergreen boughs, the best German Christmas culinary treats and artisans selling authentic German arts and crafts, Christmas decorations and cozy winter woolens. Whether you're the person who always knows exactly how many days it is until Christmas, or the 'Bah, Humbug'...

Take part in a Gorilla Safari in Rwanda

on 12/24/2013 in Rwanda
Rwanda, also fondly referred to as the land of a thousand hills,  is an East African country that is bordered by Democratic Republic of Congo to the west, Uganda to the North and East, and Burundi and Tanzania to the south. It boasts a tropical equatorial climate, being just a few degrees south of equator. The country is known for...

Driving through Tasmania’s wild west

on 12/24/2013 in Australia
A lot of films have been shot telling stories of the American Wild West. Cowboys, large open grasslands, farm houses, country music and quaint little towns with old watering holes define the Wild West in the US. Recently, the American Wild West got its equal in the Island of Tasmania. Tasmania is an island state situated about 250 kilometers south...

Sail the Clear Blue Waters Of Jamaica On A Catamaran Cruise

on 12/19/2013 in Jamaica
Jamaica is known around the world as one of the most beautiful vacation destinations anywhere. This amazing little island in the Caribbean Sea is full of fun and exciting things to see and do and one of the best ways to experience a taste of Jamaica is by taking a tour along the shores in a catamaran sailboat. Jamaica is...

Bushwalking Through The Majete Wildlife Reserve In Malawi

on 12/12/2013 in Malawi
There are thousands of great locations for tourists to visit throughout the African continent. But if you want to experience Africa the way it was truly meant to be experienced, consider taking a bush walk tour through the Majete Wildlife Reserve in the country of Malawi. Majete is a wildlife reserve in Malawi and has become one of the country's...

Festival of Sahara

on 12/06/2013 in Africa
For over 100 years the International Festival of the Sahara has proven that even the desert can be conquered, if for only a little while. The festival is the largest and most well known in the country of Tunisia, and attracts visitors from around the world. Imagine being surrounded by desert on almost all sides. The long rolling hills of...

Explore Egypt on a Sahara Desert Safari

on 11/04/2013 in Egypt
Egypt is only rivaled by Israel in terms of world history. It is the biblical land of the Red Sea and Pharaohs. It is home to the historical Giza Pyramids, which are also one of the 7 wonders of the world. It is part of the larger Middle East and is home to the world's biggest desert. Sahara desert is...

GoCar GPS Guided Tour of San Francisco: Yellow Car Tour

on 06/03/2013 in San Francisco
If you are tired of boring tour buses and keeping up with a map while you try and explore a new city, take the Yellow Car Tour with GoCar GPS Guided Tours. This innovative approach to sightseeing takes the form of a yellow convertible car with integrated GPS that leads you to major attractions as well as commentary from the car...

Tour Wanås, and Witness How Art and Nature Elegantly Combine

on 08/07/2012 in Östra Göinge
With Östra Göinge’s landscape pleasantly rolling and heavily forested with both coniferous and deciduous trees, it has come as a distinct design for one of its nature parks, called Wanås, to be elegantly styled with unique art. Situated in Skane County of the beautiful country of Sweden, this fusion of history, nature and contemporary art does not only stop its...

See the Bushman Paintings on a Drakensberg World Heritage Tour

on 09/13/2013 in Eastern Cape
South Africa is an amazingly beautiful country which offers so many incentives to visit, it is only natural it draws so many tourists each year. Here, you can enjoy nature to no bounds, with miles upon miles of lush greenery inhabited by amazing and exotic wildlife. While here, check out the Drakensberg World Heritage Tour for a rich cultural nature experience. This...