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The Best African Safari for Every Interest

It may seem obvious, but it bears repeating: Africa is big. A behemoth on the map, it could comfortably fit the United States, China, India, and all of western Europe within its borders. With a population of over 1.2 billion, it hosts a dazzling 2,100...

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The Allure of Self Guided Adventures

The Allure of Self-Guided Travel

Picture this: you’re crossing a wheat field dotted with brilliant red poppies. Before you, a medieval hilltop town of weathered stone swoops up into the sky. In the middle distance, a farmhand waves, beckoning you over to chat. A choice presents itself — do you...

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Portugal Douro Valley

Why Savvy Travelers Want to
Go to Portugal

If you’ve been perusing top travel publications in the last year (and, let’s face it, we have), you’re likely to have noticed one country making frequent headlines: Portugal. Crowned one of the top places to travel in 2016 by Afar Magazine, the tiny Iberian nation...

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Highlights of Europe Travel

Our Favorite Highlights of Europe’s Regions

From browsing the wares of a wood-fired bakery in Sicily to following tranquil trails through Slovenia’s Alpine splendor, everyone's ideal Europe is different. Whether you'd like to follow in the footsteps of Impressionist painters, forage for truffles, make friends with a fiddler, or linger in...

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Peru’s Sacred Valley may be known for its archaeological treasures, but it is also a fantastically fertile region. This farmland near the village of Chinchero provides a rich bounty for that community’s Andean market.

The Top Things to Do in Peru
(Besides Visiting Machu Picchu)

Perched in the clouds above dense Andean forest, the “lost” city of Machu Picchu is an indelible icon of South America. Voted one of the New Seven Wonder of the World in a worldwide poll and designated a UNESCO World Heritage site, its misty terraces,...

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Costa Rica Southern Rainforest

The Top 25 Traits of a Self-Guided Traveler

Since their debut in 2011, Self-Guided Walking Adventures have become incredibly popular among our guests. These unique tours provide off-the-beaten path experiences that offer both independence and the expertise and support of Country Walkers. Guests love being able to travel at their own pace, add...

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