My Serene Birthday Excursion At The Crater Safari Lodge In Uganda

My Serene Birthday Retreat at The Crater Safari Lodge In Uganda

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After the exhausting, memorable, and once in a lifetime trek at the Bwindi Impenetrable National Park to witness the magnificent Mountain Gorillas, I decided to stay the night at the Crater Safari Lodge. I was supposed to do another trek to see the Chimpanzees but my legs were too tired and my body is sore. So I opted to rest. …

10 Best Things to Do in Cambridge, United Kingdom– Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

10 Best Things to Do in Cambridge, United Kingdom– Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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The best things to do in Cambridge are often compared against that of “the Other Place” – also known as Oxford. But while this city on the River Cam in eastern England is a similarly exquisite university town, it exudes a charm uniquely its own. The ancient colleges are as grand as it gets while the shimmering gardens behind them …

9 Reasons To Visit Gaziantep, Turkey

9 Reasons To Visit Gaziantep, the Gastronomy City of Turkey

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My 2-month solo travel around Africa is over, and it was amazing!! But before going back to home to Jonathan and Empress the Sailboat, I had to make a quick side trip to Gaziantep, Turkey 🙂 I’ve been invited by Aynur, our good friend and popular Turkish Journalist. We met her last year on a sponsored press trip in Bodrum, …

My Food Trip Itinerary in the UNESCO Creative City of Gaziantep, Turkey

My Food Trip Itinerary in the UNESCO Creative City of Gaziantep, Turkey

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To fill you in with the details in case you haven’t been following my posts, after my 2-month solo backpacking trip in Africa, I went straight to Turkey for a quick side trip before going home to Jonathan. So from Djibouti, I flew out to Istanbul and then to Gaziantep, Turkey. I’ve been invited by Aynur, our good friend, and …

Crossing The Border To Somaliland: The Danger, The Process And Useful Tips

Crossing The Border To Somaliland: The Danger, The Process and Useful Tips

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As some of you may know, I have traveled around Africa for 2 months and I decided to save the most challenging country for last: SOMALILAND! This is my 95th country! Woohoo! and after hearing all the horror stories about it, I was really nervous and excited at the very same time! After almost 24 hours of travel time from …

9 Things You Can't Miss When Visiting Mauritius

9 Things You Can’t Miss When Visiting Mauritius

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They say you get what you pay for. And as for Mauritius, you get what you pay for and so much more! Just some 20 degrees below the equator, Mauritius promotes itself as a year-round destination. It’s tropical climate coupled with beautiful beaches, colonial houses, botanical gardens and luxury hotels and villas make visiting worth your while (and your hard-earned …

Canada Travel Guide: Toronto, Montreal and Quebec City

Canada Travel Guide: Toronto, Montreal and Quebec City

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Located in North America is a country famous for ice hockey, the Maple leaf, two widely-celebrated Justins (Bieber and Trudeau), and poutine. If I were to describe it in one word, however, I would say that it’s diverse. The place is populated with people from all walks of life, from Asian and Middle-Eastern to European communities. This variety of cultural …

Praslin Travel Guide: A Luxurious Island Paradise in Seychelles

Praslin Travel Guide: A Luxurious Island Paradise in Seychelles

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Dreamy and relaxed, Praslin Island in Seychelles is a tropical destination about 45 km northeast of Mahé. It is the second largest island in the Seychelles and the better choice if you prefer a quieter and slower paced life compared to the busier and more crowded Mahé. Even if Praslin is smaller, the ambiance is nicer and you still get …

Mahé Travel Guide: Getting Spoiled in the Seychelles

Mahé Travel Guide: Getting Spoiled in the Seychelles

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When God bestowed beauty upon the world, Mahé in Seychelles, or Seychelles in general at that, received far more than is necessary. Wherever you are, paradise is within reach. White-sand beaches, spectacular sunsets, rich wildlife – it is a tropical dream come true. Of all the 115 islands in Seychelles, Mahé is the largest. It has the capital, Victoria, which …

12 Best Things to do in Cumbria, England – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

12 Best Things to do in Cumbria, England – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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There are enormous things to do in Cumbria and each one is set amidst a hauntingly beautiful background. Also known as the Lake District, this non-metropolitan county in North West England consists of six districts: Barrow-in-Furness, South Lakeland, Copeland, Allerdale, Eden, and the City of Carlisle. Combined, the landscape highlights the best of England, which has inspired throngs of artists for centuries. Eye-popping …

11 Best Things to Do in Bristol, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

Travel Guide for Bristol, United Kingdom – Where to Go, Attractions to Visit

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Creative, cultured, and fresh, the best things to do in Bristol highlight its transformation from a heavy industry centre into a hotbed for artists and activities. Voted as Britain’s most liveable city, Bristol exudes an unmistakable identity and is filled with so much buzz and character that never fail to inspire travelers. New art collectives, alternative cafes and restaurants, and …