The Cheapest Ways to Rent a Car

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Renting a car is often the best way to get around when you are on vacation or a business trip.  Having a car gives you complete independence to go where you want when you want.  You aren’t reliant on bus and train schedules and routes.  You can go to off the beaten path places; take …

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The Best Way to See Galapagos Islands

Best Ways to See Galapagos Islands

So, you want to go to the Galapagos Islands.  You’re excited to see tortoises and turtles, sharks and sea lions, flamingos and frigates … But, you aren’t sure what is the best way to see Galapagos Islands.  Don’t worry – if you are wondering how to visit Galapagos Islands, you are not alone.   And you …

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Best Time to Visit Galapagos Islands

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If you are wondering when to visit Galapagos, well the answer is easy because there is actually no real best time to visit Galapagos Islands.  You can visit the islands all year round.  They are on the equator, so there isn’t a great deal of variation in temperature, and there is always something incredible to …

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Guide to Driving in Patagonia (Argentina and Chile)

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You look around.  Vast flat fields, a buttery shade of yellow and dotted with low black shrubs, spread almost as far as the eye can see.  The horizon is lined with distant mountains – the bottom of the Andes that stretches the length of South America.  A UFO-shaped cloud crowds the sky, whipped into shape …

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Hiking for Beginners: HIKING 101


Hiking gives you the chance to be out in nature and see incredible scenery that you can’t see from a car.  It gives you a chance to be in fresh air, commune with nature and gain a deep respect for the environment.  However, it can be daunting at the beginning.  So, it’s good to know …

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Guide to Choosing the Best Food Tour

How to choose the best Food tour

Food tours are a great way to discover the typical foods of the place you are visiting. They usually include a range of different foods, including many that you may not have tried (or have thought about trying) before.   The best food tours include different foods, an expert guide and a chance to learn about …

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