A brief guide to Valdivia, Chile

Although Valdivia doesn’t immediately come to most travellers’ minds when thinking about Chile, this small southern city has plenty to offer visitors. Indie Travel Podcast

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Brazil Travel – The Colonial City of Paraty

2 Backpackers Travel Community – Brazil Travel – The Colonial City of Paraty Subscribe Now -> http://feeds.feedburner.com/TwoBackpackers If you are in southern Brazil travel beyond Rio and check out the small, historic town of Paraty where time seems to have come to a stop. 2 Backpackers Travel Community – Brazil Travel – The Colonial City […]

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Planning the sports trip of a lifetime

Many of us would love to take off on an extended trip around the US, checking out all those places that we have heard about but never actually seen. Unfortunately, vague notions of spending a summer drifting across the states almost never actually come to fruition, often because we simply can’t decide what it is […]

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Aux Berges de la Bel Bed & Breakfast and Restaurant, Aubel, Belgium

This entry is part 8 of 8 in the series Eat Wallonia.The Aux Berges de la Bel bed and breakfast in Aubel, Belgium has a sunny terrace, quiet rooms and a fantastic restaurant. It’s the perfect weekend escape from Brussels. We love exploring different corners of Belgium. While just about everywhere in this tiny country […]

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New Story in the SF Chronicle

To convert the cargo pod – the penthouse – into a bedroom, you push a button. The lid tilts open like a giant clamshell. In the San Leandro lot, I eyed the ladder and the tent suspiciously, then crab-legged my way up. It was surprisingly comfortable and well ventilated, but the entry and exit scared me. […]

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5 Tips to Handle Media Hotel Inspections Like a Pro

Congrats, you’ve put together a full itinerary visiting a number of fabulous hotels. So now it’s time to get to work, reporting on these hotels and experiences through your unique lens in a way that will add value for your readers. As a professional travel blogger, perhaps the most important element of a successful press […]

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Warm Yourself in the Thermal Baths of Budapest

If you leave Budapest without soaking in a Hungarian thermal bath, you have cheated yourself of a memorable experience. Last visit, I found myself floating naked in a body-temperature pool under a 500-year old Ottoman dome pierced by jewel-colored glass “eyes”. The Rudas (ROO-das) bath experience left me as relaxed as I’ve ever been in my […]

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Venice: 3 “pasticcerie” to try for breakfast

When I was asked about where to have a nice typical breakfast in Venice, I was a bit confused. Why? Well, in Italy we do not have breakfast, or at least we do not have breakfast the way other people usually have it. For a Venetian, morning calories are usually consumed in the form of […]

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Aloha Friday Photo: Kauai hibiscus beauty

Mahalo to Barbara Cooper for sharing this gorgeous photo with us. She snapped this photo while visiting Kauai in February. The striking yellow hibiscus with red accents is amazingly beautiful. This vibrant bloom is framed nicely with palm trees and lovely Hawaiian sky in the background. What a beauty! Happy Aloha Friday! © Go Visit […]

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Solo Travel Destination: Maldives

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