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Joel Clark Bindlestiff Tours

An Interview with a Bindlestiff Tour Guide

Phil Murray, who recently joined a three-day Winter National Parks Tour operated by Bindlestiff Tours, interviews his tour guide, Joel Clark. My name is Joel Clark, 41, from Southern California, and I...
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Lagunas de Montebello

8 Reasons to Visit Chiapas, Mexico

Chiapas is the final frontier in Mexico. It’s the country’s southernmost state, where dense jungles form the border with Guatemala - a place far removed from the beaches of Cancun or the streets of Me...
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Delta Premium Economy

Delta Launches NEW Premium Economy Cabin

You’re about to jet off on your dream holiday; a little slice of well-deserved ‘you’ time in paradise. All that stands between you and your destination is that lengthy 11-hour flight… Although flying ...
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Solo Female Backpacker

Top Tips for Solo Female Travellers Exploring Southeast Asia

Solo female travel is on the rise, with travel having become more accessible, affordable, and arguably safer than ever before – for the most part at least. Sure, it can be daunting travelling alone to...
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Jeepney in Manila

8 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Skip Manila

Few travellers hang around in Manila for long. That’s because the Philippines’ capital is not the white sand beaches, swaying palm trees and everything else that the country is famous for. In fact, it...
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Shing Lin Yoong in St Lucia

7 Reasons to Fall in Love with St Lucia

Before I travelled there, I had wildly underestimated St Lucia. I was completely unaware of the boundless opportunities for adventure: hiking the lush green slopes of the Pitons in the south; zip-lini...
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Lynn Valley Suspension Bridge

6 of the Best Hikes in Vancouver

Cosmopolitan as it is with its many great restaurants, busy shopping streets and trendy breweries, Vancouver is renowned worldwide as a green city with plenty of outdoor activities to entertain those ...
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The Stargazer's Guide to the World

Amid the frenetic day-to-day of work, bills, taxes and meetings, we sometimes forget how insignificant our lives are in the grand scheme of things. All it takes is a step outside and a quick look up a...
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Las Vegas Strip lights

The Ultimate Las Vegas Bucket List

Las Vegas will simply dazzle you with all the entertainment it has thriving through the veins of its city. It is the ultimate playground for adults, known for its high-energy conventions, vibrant nigh...
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A Long Weekend in Cape Town

Huenu Solsona, founder of Cape Town’s Galileo Open Air Cinema, shares her perfect weekend of winelands and waterfronts… Friday Choose a hotel in Camps Bay. I live there so I know how wonderfu...
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Te Paki Sand Dunes Margaret Donnellan

Top Tips for Touring the Hidden Gems of New Zealand's North Island

New Zealand needs no introduction. With its beautiful scenery, friendly people and adrenaline-inducing activities, it's a dream d...
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Spring melt running from Zion Canyon Phil Murray

Exploring Southwest USA: Antelope Canyon and Zion National Park

I was staring for some time before my eyes adjusted to the light in the narrow sweeping passageway and made sense of what our Navajo guid...
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