Tongariro Alpine Crossing - One of the best hiking trips you will ever experience!

Tongariro Alpine Crossing - One of the best hiking trips you will ever experience!
Whether you are a seasoned hiker or simply enjoy some occasional walking adventures, you should seriously consider Tongariro Alpine Crossing track that crosses a spectacular volcanic terrain in Tongariro National Park, located in New Zealand ’s Central North Island region.This adventure is not a “walk in the park” – it is 19.4 kilometers one way and takes somewher...
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Trekking to Iceland’s Smokey Valley on Horseback

Trekking to Iceland’s Smokey Valley on Horseback
I watch as my horse’s hoof comes down, slips, and dislodges a few stones. I watch as the stones skitter off the trail, down the cliff-side, and disappear into the valley far below. Before leaving on this trek, the guides assured us all that Icelandic horses are supremely sure-footed. At this moment, I am hoping this was not an exaggeration.   We are on route to the Reykjadalur valley and hot ...
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Your travel guide for The 2018 FIFA World Cup Soccer in Russia

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The 2018 FIFA World Cup Soccer in Russia is closing in fast! If you are a staunch fan of soccer, chances are you already made some arrangements to obtain tickets both to the soccer matches and the plane tickets to Russia as well as accommodation.If you haven’t yet then hurry up, you can still try and apply for your tickets here . As a last resort the last minute tickets sales have started an...
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Kangaroo Island: a hidden treasure of Australia

Kangaroo Island: a hidden treasure of Australia
Visiting Australia? Discover the hidden treasure of South Australia, Kangaroo Island – a very special place. Let me start by saying that I used the word “hidden” in the blog title for a reason. The first time I ever heard about this place (while living in Australia) was from the international visitor. Although Kangaroo Island is a popular tourist attraction, Australia doesn&rsquo...
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Is it safe to travel to Hawaii or other countries with active volcanoes?

Hawaii, Volcanic eruption. Photo Credit: U.S. Geological Survey/Handout | Getty Images News | Getty Images
Even though volcanic tourism has been around for a while, it has only become widespread recently. Thank you Iceland! As many of you have heard of Icelandic volcano Eyjafjallajökull or let’s just say yes, that one volcano in Iceland that incapacitated much of Europe’s air traffic in 2010 while virtually leaving Iceland’s air traffic unscathed (due to the very particular direc...
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A journey in time through the streets of Cordoba in Spain

A journey in time through the streets of Cordoba in Spain
It was the seat of military, political and religious power for over 1500 years.  The Romans, the Vandals, the Moors, the Jews, the Muslims and the Inquisition all elevated Cordoba to great heights during their reign.  The influence of each can be seen throughout the streets, plazas and architecture throughout the city that was for a time, the largest city in all of southern Europe.  ...
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