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Day Trek to Machu Picchu

Posted on 10. Nov, 2016 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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Machu Picchu is easily one of the most coveted highlights on every avid adventurer’s list. Located high in the Andes, thousands flock to the ancient Inca city to explore the legendary ruins. Getting to Machu Picchu is a huge part of the experience. Many follow the well-trodden Inca Trail, a four day trek which includes [...]

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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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An Insider’s View on Patagonia

Posted on 07. Jan, 2016 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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The wild, untamed landscapes of Patagonia in the most southern tip of South America may seem like a faraway destination. The region, situated between Argentina and Chile is remote. Famous for its vast national parks and jaw-dropping natural wonders, it is a destination to be conquered and explored. Maybe you are itching to discover Patagonia? [...]

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Top tips for an adventure in Colombia

Posted on 02. Dec, 2015 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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Do you have a hankering to visit Colombia but don’t know where to start? Perhaps you have always wanted to get under the skin of this feisty country but have been unsure where to begin? Have no fear! We have compiled some top tips that will help if you’re planning an adventure to one of [...]

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Tour Leader Insights: An Interview on Central America

Posted on 15. Oct, 2015 by Tucan Travel.

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Our tour leaders are hard to track down. You may find them hiking up volcanoes in Central America, trekking through the Amazon Jungle or playing “spot the lion” on one of our overland trucks somewhere in Africa. You may even find them at the most southerly tip of South America showing our travellers mammoth glaciers. [...]

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7 films and books that feature Latin America

Posted on 25. Aug, 2015 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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Films and books have inspired people to travel for years. Some of the greatest blockbusters and literary classics have been set in iconic destinations that have made people pick up their passports and journey to the corners of the world where their favourite forms of entertainment are made or set. Latin America has a whole [...]

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Rio Carnival 2015- Final Video!

Posted on 03. Jun, 2015 by Rosanna Neophytou.

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  Say hello to the final video of Rio Carnival 2015 from Greg and Carole over at Travizeo. Jam-packed with the top highlights from their adventure, it’s a three minute extravaganza into what to expect at the greatest party of the world as they followed one of our Budget Expeditions (18-35s) groups around If this [...]

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