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Why Africa is Honeymoon Heaven

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Planning a wedding is a lot of work; your honeymoon should be the easy part right? Unfortunately, with the whole world at your fingertips, the idea of finding the perfect honeymoon can be daunting. The good news is there's one continent that has absolutely everything . . . AFRICA! Typically not a sought after honeymoon dest...
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A Perfect Honeymoon in Nepal

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The Mellors came to us ready to embark on a honeymoon that would start their adventurous life together off right! They traveled to Nepal where they got to explore the markets of Kathmandu, trek through the foothills of the Himalaya, and even take off on a flightseeing trip to see Mount Everest from the air! Here's a little more from ...
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A Honeymoon to Remember in Chile and Patagonia

A Honeymoon to Remember in Chile and Patagonia
​The Carolans got married in September and decided that our Epic Chile Adventure was just the way to start off their lives together! They customized the itinerary by adding trips to the wine region outside Santiago and Argentinian Patagonia on top of the Atacama desert, Torres del Paine, and Santiago. It was truly an epic trip to start off what we'...
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Just when we thought it could not get any better, we met up with Marco…

Just when we thought it could not get any better, we met up with Marco…
In this post, Karen and Thomas share their Lapa Rios Tropical Adventure  experience, probably the most last-minute trip I’ve put together in my 20 years as a travel planner! They contacted me on a Monday and traveled on Wednesday... of the same week!. This trip great has seen many satisfied travelers and, over the years, been continually updated to be one of our most popular trips (especially for couples and families with children over 6 years old).  Let me share what they had to say in their review of the trip... "Hi Grettel: I can hardly put into words what a fabulous trip we had—starting from the moment I spoke with you on the phone everything went like clockwork. I do not have time to completely reply at this point, but I’ll hit the highlights: Lapa Rios was absolutely amazing. The staff was professional and friendly and extremely knowledgeable. Although some...
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More than just a room with a view

I was interviewing someone today for a position in Wildland Adventures and when we asked the candidate what are two of the most important elements of meaningful travel experience she replied, "One is the accommodations." Where we bedded down was not so important when we started 30 years ago; that would not have been the right answer many years ago when "the experience" was considered more about the "adventure" itself and the associated cultural encounters. Today the experience is so much more. As this prospective candidate explained her answer: "...space is a reflection of the culture we are in and has, even though at times quite subliminally, an everlasting impact on how we remember our time in a place." Samode Palace is one of India's truly great palace hotels. Picking the right accommodations is important as to how it reflects the local culture and landscape through design, architecture, cuisine and hospitality,...
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