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What to Expect From A Chichen Itza Tour

August 8, 2017
Chichen Itza

During my trip to Cancun, it was decided we would do the tour to Chichen Itza. The tour was facilitated by BD Travel. The representatives at the resort we stayed at, Iberostar, were helpful with our inquiries. Here you will find my experience with the tour and some helpful hints. Cost: Initially we were quoted 80 USD/person. However, having over 20 people sign up we got a discounted rate of 62 USD/person. Itinerary: Visit a Mayan village, shop souvenirs, enjoy…

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How To Spend 5 Hours on Isla Mujeres

July 31, 2017
Isla Mujeres

Isla Mujeres is an island surrounded by the beautiful Caribbean Sea. The main modes of transportation are scooters, cars and golf carts. It is a great place to getaway from your all-inclusive resort and see some beautiful sights. If you are short on time, here is how you can spend several hours on Isla Mujeres. How To Get To Isla Mujeres Isla Mujeres is an island that is easily accessible by ferry. From the Iberostar Resort in Paraiso Maya, in…

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8 Sights To See in Oregon

June 20, 2017

Outlined here are the key sights my significant other and I saw for our Oregon Coast adventure when travelling down the coast, starting from Vancouver, BC. Hope you enjoy! 1. CANNON BEACH Drive time from Vancouver to Cannon Beach: Approx. 6hr 37min Haysack Rock, a popular tourist definition and it’s clear why. The rocks itself is neat to look at but it’s the soft sand the long shore drift is why people come here. A great place to visit any…

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Amalfi Coast Photo Diary

June 8, 2017

My favourite beach on this trip was Furore. To arrive at Furore, you must descend the stony stairs and switchbacks to this hidden gem. There is no soft white sand or long shore drift apparent. The pebble stones burn your soles until the shoreline. Being familiar with swimming in open water, the sensation here is nothing like back home. I felt a connection with the sea here. It could be purely aesthetics too. A beach you must visit if you are in Praiano.…

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The Sahara Desert

March 19, 2017
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Being constantly surrounded by forest vegetation at home, travelling to the desert was a very novel experience. It was day 4 of our G Adventures Tour, after a 10 hour commute from Fes we arrived at Merzouga! The hotel we arrived at is where we would leave our belongings before embarking on our journey to camp in the Saraha. The desert view was sublime.  Looking over the terrace, seeing only sand which seemed to stretch on forever, I can recall…

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