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How To Visit Santa Cruz Independently

For many, Santa Cruz is the jumping off point for a trip to the Galapagos islands. And what an introduction it is! ...

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 ...

Trip Budget: Southern Africa

While not the cheapest region of Africa, the south had some pleasant surprises in store for our budget. The biggest ...

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 ...

Independent Travel Tips: Namibia

Namibia: a country of towering sand dunes, other wordly landscapes, and captivating wildlife. The massive distances ...

Lesotho: Facts and Independent Travel Tips

Like many visitors to Lesotho, I merely popped in for a few days as part of a trip through South Africa. However, on ...