Where To Stay In Galapagos Islands: BEST HOTELS IN GALAPAGOS ISLANDS, ECUADOR

Where to stay on the Galapagos Islands

The Galapagos Islands are a nature-lover’s paradise.  There are several ways to see the incredible wildlife- by cruise, a tour or an independent trip (check out my post comparing these options here).  If you are planning to see the Galapagos Islands by yourself (which I recommend!), the best place to start is my Galapagos Trip …

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Guide to Making Reservations for Phantom Ranch, Grand Canyon

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If you are wondering if there is a hotel at bottom of Grand Canyon or even just what’s at the bottom of the Grand Canyon, then the answer is yes, “Phantom Ranch” – the lodge at the bottom of Grand Canyon.  If you’re expecting a Grand Canyon Ranch resort or a Grand Canyon Ranch, then …

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Where to Stay in Torres Del Paine National Park, Chile

Where to stay in Torres del Paine

Towering craggy cliffs.  Bright aqua blue alpine lakes.  Glaciers cracking loudly.  Narrow wooden bridges swinging high above ravines.  Brilliant orange towers glowing in the first light of dawn.  Bright red bushes dotting the landscape.  Rivers and cliffs of ice.  Iridescent blue icebergs.  This is Torres del Paine National Park.  Chosen by National Geographic as one …

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Your Complete Guide to Staying in Traditional Japanese Guesthouses: ALL YOU NEED TO KNOW TO HAVE THE BEST RYOKAN EXPERIENCE

Complete Guide to Ryokan

The room had grass mat floors, walls made of paper sliding doors latticed with thin wooden strips, plain walls and a nook decorated with a simple, but stylish flower arrangement.  A low table with some sweets sat in the middle of the room. I looked around the room, but there was no bed in sight. …

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