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Colombia Independent Travel Tips

Colombia is still trying to shake its image as a dangerous no-go destination, but it's far safer than most people ...

Galapagos Independent Travel Tips

The Galapagos islands aren't just for cruises and tours. There are so many wonderful activities that can be done ...

How To Visit the Galapagos Independently

A common myth is that the only way to see the Galapagos islands is to take an expensive cruise. But you absolutely can ...

Independent Travel Tips: South Africa

You don't need expensive safaris or guided tours to have an incredible time in South Africa. It's the perfect country ...

Trip Budget: China and Hong Kong

We'd assumed China would be one of the cheaper countries of our trip, so we were in for a rude awakening when we saw ...

The Avatar Mountains of Zhangjiejia, China: Photos and Travel Tips

As soon as I stepped through the entrance to Zhangjiejia, I could see why the landscapeĀ is constantly comparedĀ to ...