Off the Beaten Path

Photo Review: Dahshur, Memphis and Sakkara from Cairo

While not a tourist giant like the World Wonder Giza Pyramids, the Dahshur, Memphis and Sakkara tour is not to be missed for the Step Pyramids of Zoser, considered the world's oldest stone structure.

Posted on September 3, 2011 0 Comments

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Lean, Green and Keen in Berlin: A 3-day itinerary

Taking a bicycle, segway, or walking tour not only reduce your carbon footprint, it also takes you to places that bus and coaches can't, lets you access the hidden nooks and crannies of Berlin and get to know the city in a more intimate way.

Posted on April 7, 2011 0 Comments


Photo Review: Gramvousa and Balos Lagoon

Regis from France went on an unusual boat trip in Crete. On the island of Imeri Gramvousa, he visited a Venetian castle on top of a steep rock and got a birds-eye view of the pelagos.

Posted on February 25, 2011 0 Comments

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Photo Review: Tuscany by Vespa

Craig recommends a drive through the hillside of Tuscany on a Vespa scooter.

Posted on February 11, 2011 0 Comments

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Photo Review: A Day for Nazareth, Tiberias & Sea of Galilee

William from the UK reviews our tour going to Nazareth, Tiberias, and Sea of Galilee. The trip itself lived up to everything we expected, however, leaving from Jerusalem led to a very long journey before and after the main excursion.

Posted on December 24, 2010 0 Comments

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Photo Review: The Great Geysir says Hi

Geysir or The Great Geysir is the earliest geyser known to Europeans. It can hurl boiling water up to 70 meters in the air but eruptions are infrequent and have been known to stop for years at a time.

Posted on July 1, 2010 0 Comments

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Enjoying the Dregs, only with Kopi O!

The faces of food in Kuala Lumpur… Did we manage too see all? Not by a long stretch! But my favorite was Kopi O sold in roadside foodshops: rich and dark, with a startling sweet aftertaste; this is one instance where drinking the dregs is not bit.

Posted on March 31, 2010 0 Comments

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Drinking Kopi O (among other things) in Kuala Lumpur

Tables spill out into the sidewalk—all the better to enjoy the bustling metropolitan life. On my first night in Kuala Lumpur, our taxi driver asked me and my friend how many days or weeks we will be staying.

Posted on March 29, 2010 0 Comments

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Napali Coast, Kauai Uncensored

Spinner dolphins, friendly creatures.

Posted on February 12, 2010 0 Comments

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