Visiting the land of the Jungle Book

Visiting the Pench Tiger Reserve in India

 Overview: Would you take on 45 degrees Celsuis sweltering heat to see tigers? We did! Crazy dry heat that emanates from the ground to roast you like a marshmallow. And 4 am wake up calls to reach the tiger reserve before sunrise. Yes, we’ve done it before and we’ll do it again just to see …

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A Travel Guide to Wadi Rum

Complete guide to visiting Wadi Rum in the Jordan desert

 Overview: Wadi Rum is a desert in Jordan that seems to be often overlooked for the countries more famous sites, tourists tend to just pop into the visitor centre as they pass by. While there is nothing wrong with that, a couple of hours there is better than none at all, once you have read …

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Tubing and Vang Vieng After Thirty

Where to go tubing in Laos, Vang Vieng

 Overview: To me, the idea of sitting in an inflatable rubber tube while casually drifting through a jungle river seems like the ideal way to spend a day. Throw in a few bars and drink stops, heaven. Vang Vieng in Laos There is no doubt Vang Vieng is one of the homes of tubing, but …

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Trekking in the Mountains of Singalila Ridge

  Submitted by: Abhishek Das   From: Solitary Traveller   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: The mighty ranges of the Himalayas in the North of West Bengal offer phenomenal viewpoints, to begin with, one of the most classical adventure treks. Darjeeling Singalila Ridge is in the middle of Eden, as you cross from one ridge …

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How to encounter and protect elephants in Thailand

Elephant

Understandably, animal experiences are high on many travellers wish lists but there are often questions raised about the welfare of the animals involved . . . and rightly so. Visit elephants ethically Is it ever right to exploit animals for tourism gains? Isn’t that what zoos have been doing for years? I think as long as it’s …

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Travel Guide to The Blend of French Colony

  Submitted by: Abhishek Das   From: Solitary Traveller   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: A beautiful town, with a French connection: Pondicherry! Our love for Southern India continues, our new blog gives a detailed description of our travels in the Cape Comorin. First stop in our journey is the picturesque town of Pondicherry. Come …

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8-Day Sri Lanka Itinerary with Kids

  Submitted by: Anjali Chawla   From: Travel Melodies   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: This 8-Day Sri Lanka itinerary covers all the best things to see and do in Sri Lanka with kids. From Colombo, Kandy, Sigiriya, Dambulla, Nuwara Eliya, and Horton Plains to Udawalawe National Park, Galle, Mirissa, and Negombo – this Sri …

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All you need to know to visit Gardens by the Bay like a pro

  Submitted by: Mar Pages   From: Once in a Lifetime Journey   Read more: Click here for full post  Overview: Interested in visiting one of the most photogenic spots in Southeast Asia? With 50 million visitors stopping by in 2018, Gardens by the Bay is by far one of Singapore’s top attractions. Yet arriving at this spectacular …

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