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5 of the World’s Best Treks

Reach the ruins of Machu Picchu, admire the highest peaks in the world in Nepal and India, hike the majestic Kilimanjaro, discover Chile’s most beautiful peaks… those are just some of the many possibilities...

Istanbul, the City of Contrasts

With 14.5 million inhabitants, Istanbul, which once was known as the ancient Byzantium (later Constantinople), is today one of the most populous metropolises in the world and definitely one of the most culturally diverse. The “City...

Ecuador Flash News

Looks like Mother Earth is calling for attention on South America’s Pacific Coast, especially in the small country that sits in the middle of the world, Ecuador.  Here is the latest Ecuador newsflash: HIGHLANDS The...

Easter Island Travel Guide

Located in the middle of the Pacific Ocean, Easter Island ranks as one of the most visited sites on the planet making it a tourist destination per excellence. The great stone heads are undoubtedly...

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