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Zanzibar to Zambezi

Posted on 24. Oct, 2016 by Steve Burke.

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There is so much more to Africa than wildlife safaris (although visiting the Masai Mara and Serengeti is a breath-taking experience in itself.) Reservations Manager, Steve Burke recently came back from our Zanzibar to Zambezi adventure and couldn’t wait to share his experience! Read his interview below to get an insider’s knowledge of travelling through [...]

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Colombian Empanadas Recipe

Posted on 17. Oct, 2016 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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Empanadas – small, golden brown bites of deliciousness, filled with a variety of ingredients, but in Colombia one of the most common recipes comes with beef. These are perfect for a snack on the go or a starter, and during my time in Colombia, I couldn’t get enough of them! Below is a recipe for [...]

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Bolivia: the ultimate cultural adventure

Posted on 13. Jun, 2016 by Laura Wozniak.

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Nestled in the dramatic Andes mountains is Bolivia, one of South America’s poorest but also most fascinating countries to travel. From the magnificent Salar de Uyuni salt flats, to La Paz, one of the highest cities in the world, Bolivia is a real assault on the senses. Life in Bolivia is different in so many [...]

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Learning about Pablo Escobar in Medellín, Colombia

Posted on 27. May, 2016 by Laura Wozniak.

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When I decided to pack-up my bags and spend 9 months travelling around South America, exploring Colombia and more specifically Medellín was my no.1 priority. Medellín was of course home to the most legendary cartel kingpin of all time – Pablo Escobar. Thanks to the hit Netflix series Narcos, we’re all aware of his excessive [...]

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The Top 8 Experiences In Costa Rica

Posted on 29. Mar, 2016 by Tucan Travel.

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Costa Rica is the country on everyone’s lips at the moment. Direct flights from London to Costa Rica are just around the corner, so whether you’re trying to beat the rush or take advantage of the direct service, this laid-back Central American country has something for everyone. When Tucan Travel asked me to write about [...]

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Things to do in Vienna

Posted on 02. Mar, 2016 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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The city of culture, classical music and of course cake, Vienna is a jewel in Central Europe. It’s not hard to image the imperial Habsburg family calling it home, as the whole city looks like something straight out of a fairy tale. Each building, even if it was a just a basic shop front warranted [...]

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Myths and Legends from around the world

Posted on 23. Feb, 2016 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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From ancient ruins steeped in history, to natural wonders that hide hidden beasts, there are plenty of myths and legends that surround some of our favourite destinations. Some have been told through the years to scare misbehaving children whilst others are engrained in historical textbooks – below are just some of the most interesting tales [...]

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The Festivals of Asia

Posted on 19. Jan, 2016 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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If you are born in 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992 or 2004, then congratulations, it is your year! In Chinese New Year traditions, celebrated on the 8th of February, 2016 marks the Year of the Monkey. Chinese New Year is a time for big festivities, and many destinations around the world mark the event with [...]

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