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July 31, 2015

Iran is now Green for Go on the British Govt Foreign Office website after decades of advice against travel (Read more)

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Another New Trip-Quito to Lima 18 days Surf and Turf!!

July 21, 2015

For those with slightly less time, but the same spirit of adventure how about 18 days in Ecuador and Peru. This trip has jungles, beaches, ancient, beautifully decorated adobe ruins, whitewashed, cobbled cities and a bit of a adrenaline! (Read more)

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Latest from 33 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Ireland

33 Photos That Will Make You Want To Visit Ireland

Divergent Travelers

July 26, 2015

I don’t think I have ever met a fellow traveler that hadn’t manifested the perfect road trip around Ireland and placed it onto their travel bucket list. The emerald isle has an allure that draws people from all corners of the world to it’s bright green shores, including us. The sce...

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Latest from Cape Town, South Africa

Cape Town, South Africa

The Aberdeen Family

March 2, 2015

Our final days were spent exploring Cape Town….Table Mountain, Robben’s Island and the V and A Waterfront.  A beautiful city.  Views from Table Mountain    Robben’s Island     V and A Waterfront ...

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Latest from The heat is on!

The heat is on!

David Leonard

July 27, 2015

There was us complaining about how cold it was in Ethiopia and then we hit Sudan! After leaving Addis and it’s beautiful women, they really were amazing, we headed north to a place called lalliabella the home to all those amazing stone churches you see in films (Indiana Jones and the last crus...

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Latest from Driving The Dingle Peninsula – Ireland

Driving The Dingle Peninsula – Ireland

Matt and Alana

July 15, 2015

Ireland was our last stop during our trip around the world (at least this portion anyway) and we wanted to make the most of our week on the island. We were obviously going to be taking some time to explore Dublin and drink plenty of Guinness, but getting out and driving around the countryside was so...

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Latest from Punctured Truck Tyre, Desert Desolate

Punctured Truck Tyre, Desert Desolate

Rob Freeman

August 2, 2015

THE armed guard travelling as part of the, suddenly missing, convoy across the Egyptian desert is there to protect travellers from many things. Almost certainly not somebody swinging a sledgehammer in your direction as you hold on to a crowbar … Continue reading →...

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Latest from Home sweet home

Home sweet home

Matt Cummings

December 25, 2014

The final monthMy usual routine for writing this blog throughout the trip has been to update every fortnight for 2 reasons. 1 - no one wants to read about someone else travelling around the world every day for 19 months and 2 - my sanity. I broke my own rule with the last 4 weeks being com...

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Latest from Easter Island

Easter Island

Stuart Chaffe & Chloe Rutkowski

July 6, 2014

After completing the big South American loop, there were two places we couldn’t miss off, the Galapagos, check and Easter Island, ok let’s check that too. Easter Island has several names so to us in English, Easter Island, Rapa Nui in Rapa Nui and in Spanish Isla de Pascua not too confu...

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Latest from Lake Nakuru: One final game drive

Lake Nakuru: One final game drive

Jessica Monk

May 11, 2015

I have a secret to tell. Something that fills me with immense shame. Here it goes. By the time we reached Kenya, I was kind of over safaris. It feels good to finally get that out there. Those of you who’ve been with me from the beginning might remember a certain starry eyed overlander who said...

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Latest from Omar Sharif—Rest in peace

Omar Sharif—Rest in peace

Leggy Peggy

July 11, 2015

A little diversion tonight to pay my respects to Omar Sharif who died earlier today at the age of 83. He was a handsome man, remarkable actor, excellent bridge player and an Egyptian. I was privileged to have met him when I lived in Cairo in the 1970s. My dear friend, Vassily, knew him well. In fact...

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Latest from Atlas in Pictures: Laos

Atlas in Pictures: Laos

Emily Holland

July 17, 2015

Laos in Pictures Tagged: asia, laos, photography, Travel...

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Latest from Rhino Reserve — Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

Rhino Reserve — Bulawayo, Zimbabwe

Derrick Brown

July 28, 2015

Rhino Reserve - Bulawayo, Zimbabwe Bulawayo, ZimbabweRhino Reserve Today (28 July) I went to a rhino reserve with 'Stormin Norman' He isn’t a ranger or any ting, but is really involved with the conversation of them, he is really passionate about his rhinos We s...

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Latest from Election Thoughts

Election Thoughts

Helen McAvoy

May 9, 2015

People are worried about the Tories; closing our hospitals, fucking up our schools, starving people who are on benefits. My question, did they vote? Turnout was about 60-70% in a lot of constituencies. The general feel, from a layman’s view on facebook, twitter and the British Press (the later sho...

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Latest from Election Thoughts

Election Thoughts

Barrie Roulston

May 9, 2015

People are worried about the Tories; closing our hospitals, fucking up our schools, starving people who are on benefits. My question, did they vote? Turnout was about 60-70% in a lot of constituencies. The general feel, from a layman’s view on facebook, twitter and the British Press (the later sho...

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Latest from Beautiful Bagan — Bagan, Myanmar

Beautiful Bagan — Bagan, Myanmar

Sarah Jones

August 1, 2015

Beautiful Bagan - Bagan, Myanmar Bagan, Myanmar Where I stayed Thante Hotel Nyaung Oo BaganWow! That's exactly what I feel about Bagan! We woke up all a bit hungover and dragged ourselves to get to the bus station to get our luxury bus ...

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Latest from Omar Sharif—Rest in peace

Omar Sharif—Rest in peace

Peggy & John

July 11, 2015

A little diversion tonight to pay my respects to Omar Sharif who died earlier today at the age of 83. He was a handsome man, remarkable actor, excellent bridge player and an Egyptian. I was privileged to have met him when I lived in Cairo in the 1970s. My dear friend, Vassily, knew him well. In fact...

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Latest from Sharing is Caring: How the sharing economy can improve your travel experience

Sharing is Caring: How the sharing economy can improve your travel experience

Hannah Wayte

April 9, 2014

This article was first published on Times of Malta on 31st March 2013. Spread out across the table before me is an enviable feast in a display of colour any artist would be proud of. The aromas of freshly baked bread, heavily spiced couscous and a steaming hot tagine as its lid is taken off fight ...

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Latest from Snake Park

Snake Park

Sammy Mc

November 25, 2013

5/05/2012Today is the first day of the new leg of the trip, and four new people have joined us: Calum (Brit), Clare (Kiwi), Charity (Saffa) and Daniel (American). Calum seems to be off to a good start already - they had their pre-departure talk at 8am this morning, and I got Calum out of bed at 7.57...

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Latest from Azerbaijan, Land of Fire

Azerbaijan, Land of Fire

Lisa V

September 23, 2014

Gurban, our Azeri guide met us in Baku, cheerfully letting us know he was at our disposal 24/7! We quickly discovered he loves his tea and also drinks it with a sugar cube behind his teeth. We had a busy program but he constantly reassured us there was “No rush, no hurry”.In Baku, the flame towe...

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Latest from Bangkok Koh Samui Koh Phangan Thailand February 2013

Bangkok Koh Samui Koh Phangan Thailand February 2013

Bunny & Martin

November 30, -0001

Ahhh Thailand theres this smell as you step off the plane in Thailand its not a good smell or a bad smell its just Thailand I love it Its heat spices pollution a foreign country holidays all combined in one. Weve been to...

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Latest from The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

Karen Ironmonger

May 18, 2014

The Home Straight - Katherine, Australia Katherine, AustraliaAfter travelling thousands of kilometres from Brisbane, through South West Queensland, outback New South Wales, South Australia and the Red Centre, we were on the home straight. After battling the heat, the im...

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Latest from The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

The Home Straight — Katherine, Australia

Michael Bisson

May 18, 2014

The Home Straight - Katherine, Australia Katherine, AustraliaAfter travelling thousands of kilometres from Brisbane, through South West Queensland, outback New South Wales, South Australia and the Red Centre, we were on the home straight. After battling the heat, the im...

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March 11, 2014

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Latest from There and Back Again

There and Back Again

Matthew Maher & Jen Hurd

December 13, 2011

Perito Merino Glacier - El CalafateWe were happy to have a few days to relax in Ushuaia and some time off driving.  Ushuaia is characterised by bad weather and cloudy skies - however it would typically only rain for a couple of hours a day and the rain was never heavy.  So while we were th...

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Latest from Naar huis...........

Naar huis...........

Esmeralda van Stee

June 30, 2010

Hallo allemaal!!Op het moment zit ik in een internet café in Kaapstad met gemengde gevoelens...Aan de ene kant ben ik blij, want ik vlieg morgen naar huis, waar mijn familie en vrienden en mijn eigen vertrouwde huisje op me wachten. Aan de andere kant verdrietig, omdat er een eind komt aan mi...

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Latest from Completion in Cairo!

Completion in Cairo!

Kelvin & Ania

August 16, 2009

The end of our Africa Travels are almost complete. We have successfully arrived in Cairo, and despite all Africa could throw at us we have succeeded to arrive on time having completed the entire route overland!!! It’s been a wild ride, and we have many Fantastic Memories to bore you all with w...

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